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Fritz Bultman: American Abstractionist
Saturday, October 19, 2013 - Sunday, January 05, 2014
Fritz Bultman (1919-1985), an artist from Louisiana, took part in a seminal moment in American art. In the 1940s and ’50s, Abstract Expressionism emerged, placing New York at the center of the global art world and catapulting the artistic careers of Willem de Kooning, Jackson Pollock, and many others. Bultman worked alongside these famous peers, including Robert Motherwell who cited Bultman as among the most talented of their generation. The Louisiana Art & Science Museum's fall exhibition focuses upon Fritz Bultman’s life and his artistic influences, who included Hans Hofmann and Henri Matisse, during this exciting period in American history. It also takes a fresh look at his abstract paintings and vibrant collages, many of which have rarely been shown. Preview the exhibit while attending LASM's annual gala, "A Bold Expression," on October 18. Opens to the general public October 19. Tuesday—Sunday at 100 South River Road. (225) 344-5272 or lasm.org.
|Basquiat for the Community|
In conjunction with the Ogden's Prospect.3+ exhibition of Jean-Michel Basquiat's work, which inspired many to think about the intersection of race and art, local writers of color w...
|Broadmoor High Arts & Crafts Show|
This annual festival at Broadmoor High School! Broadmoor trades academics for arts and crafts this weekend, as over two hundred artists will be on campus from 4 pm until 9 pm on Fr...
|Lombardi: The Play|
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|The Fresh Beat Band|
Here's an early Christmas present for the kiddos! The popular Nickelodeon music group The Fresh Beat Band are hitting the Baton Rouge River Center this evening. The characters, Kik...