Fritz Bultman Retrospective Planned at The Ogden Museum of Southern Art

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The Ogden Museum of Southern Art Announces Its Intention to Produce a Major Retrospective of Fritz Bultman
We are incredibly pleased to share with you that The Ogden Museum of Southern Art in New Orleans, Louisiana, has announced its intention to produce a major exhibition of the work of Fritz Bultman. The Ogden Museum Director William Pittman Andrews said, "the exhibition will travel to multiple institutions along with the production of a comprehensive monograph. We are considering late 2016 or early 2017 as the target date for the first installation."

Fritz Bultman - Rosa Park Fritz Bultman, Rosa Park, 1958, Oil on canvas, 72 x 108 in (182.9 x 274.3 cm).
Fritz Bultman: The Missing Irascible
Closing this Saturday, May 18th

"Flames and sky (red and blue) were themes Bultman borrowed from nature and they informed his most signature works including ‘Rosa Park’ (1958) (named after a park in New Orleans, not the civil rights activist), which is the most impressive painting at Edelman. The work has all the guts and squall found in all great painting of the period, with a surface that’s patched and rehashed by a balance of conscious choice and accident."

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