Bo Bartlett: Still Point


by Helen Ashton Fisher




1. Suzi Gablik, "Painting the World: A Conversation with Bo Bartlett," in Bo Bartlett (Columbus, GA: Columbus Museum in association with Marquand Books, Inc.) 2002, 33-34.

2. James Hillman. "The Practice of Beauty," in Uncontrollable Beauty. eds. Bill Beckley and David Shapiro (New York: Allworth Press), 1998, 261.


(above: Bo Bartlett, Bone, 2000, oil on linen, 86 x 100 inches. image ©Bo Bartlett)


(above: Bo Bartlett, Going Out, 2000, Oil on canvas, 88 x 128 inches. Private Collection. image ©Bo Bartlett)


About the author

Helen Ashton Fisher is Senior Curator at the Farnsworth Art Museum


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