Fritz Bultman

(American, 1919–1985)

delta — the lame tramp by fritz bultman

Fritz Bultman

Delta — The Lame Tramp, 1959

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still life i by fritz bultman

Fritz Bultman

Still Life I, 1939

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untitled by fritz bultman

Fritz Bultman

Untitled, 1939

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Biography

Timeline

1919
Born, New Orleans, LA
1931 - 1932
Began his art studies at age 13 with artist Morris Graves, who was visiting New Orleans, LA
1935
Prep School Munich, Germany, met Hans Hoffman
1937
Studied at Chicago's New Bauhaus School
1938 - 1942
Studied under Hans Hoffman in New York and Provincetown, MA
1940
Met Tennessee Williams in Provincetown, MA, Williams visited Bultman, Greenwich Village, NY in the 1940s
1943
Married Jeanne Lawson, a dancer, in December in New York, NY
1945
Moved to Provincetown year-round
1950 - 1957
Member of the New York School of Abstract Expressionists
1950 - 1959
Taught, Pratt Institute, New York, NY, 1950s

Exhibitions

2011
Abstraction August 12 - September 1, 2011 Albert Merola Gallery, Provincetown, MA
The Tides of Provincetown New Britain Museum, New Britain, CT / traveling exhibition
Fritz Bultman - Torn Paper Collages June 3 - 23, 2011 Albert Merola Gallery, Provincetown,MA(Solo)
2010
Fritz Bultman June 4 - 24, 2010 Albert Merola Gallery, Provincetown, MA (Solo)
2009
Jeanne and Fritz Bultman - A Provincetown Collection and Salon October 16 - November 29, 2009 Provincetown Art Association and Museum, Provincetown, MA
2008
Fritz Bultman - Drawings from the early 1960’s June 27 - July 10, 2008 Albert Merola Gallery, Provincetown, MA (Solo)
"Abstraction: Summer 2008," Thomas McCormick Gallery, Chicago, IL
2007
"Stone Cold Classics," Greenville County Museum of Art, Greenville, SC
Fritz Bultman - Collages from the 1980’s August 3 - 16, 2007 Albert Merola Gallery, Provincetown, MA (Solo)
Fritz Bultman - Paintings, Drawings, Sculpture and Collage March 8 - April 15, 2007 Reynolds Ryan Art Gallery, Isidore Newman School, New Orleans, Louisiana (Solo)

Literature

1997
Firestone, Evan R. Fritz Bultman: Collages. Athens, GA: Georgia Museum of Art, 1997.
1993
Kingsley, April, et al. Fritz Bultman: A Retrospective. New Orleans: New Orleans Museum of Art, 1993.
1948
Bultman, Fritz. Sketchbook. C. 1948. Donald Windham Collection, New York.