Malou Flato


Malou Flato
Malou Flato (American, b. 1953) For over 40 years, Malou Flato has created wonderful works of art inspired by the Teas landscape she calls home. It’s diverse scenery of blooming flowers, rocky hills and mountains, precious water and abundant sky can all be found in her work. She lives half of the year near Yellowstone National Park in Montana and spends the other half of the year in Austin, Texas. She notes, "I paint the natural forms around me, plus those I encounter in my travels." She received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Theater Arts from Middlebury College in Vermont in 1975. Selected Biographical and Career Highlights 1928, Born Fort Worth, Texas 1949, BFA, Texas Christian University 1955, MFA, Texas Christian University 1955-57, University of Houston, Instructor 1960-62, San Francisco Art Institute, Instructor 1967-69, Tamarind Lithograph Workshop, Los Angeles, Artist Fellowship 1969-85, University of St. Thomas, Houston, Professor 2010, Dies in Houston, Texas Selected Exhibitions · 2018, Valley House Gallery and Sculpture Garden, Dallas, TX · 2015, The Art Center of Corpus Christi, TX · 2016,2013, 2010, 2008, The Hunt Gallery, San Antonio, TX · 2011, 2006, 2003, Davis Gallery, Austin, TX · 2005, Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center, Austin, TX · 2003, Visions West Gallery, Livingston, MT · 2001, San Angelo Museum of Fine Arts, San Angelo, TX, Bradford Brinton Memorial, Big Horn, WY · 2000, The Grace Museum of Art, Abilene, TX, The Art Center of Waco, Waco, TX Selected Public Collections · Allied Bank (Wells Fargo Bank) · American Bank · ARCO · Charles Butt · Bickerstaff, Heath, Smiley, Pollan, Kever, & McDaniel · Coca-Cola · Fulbright & Jaworski · Imperial Sugar · UBS PaineWebber · Radisson Hotel · Republic Bank (Bank of America) · The Honorable Ann Richards · Shell Oil Company · SBC · Texas A&M University · Texas Commerce Bank (Chase Bank) · Texas Instruments · Texas State Teachers Retirement System · 3M · Transco Energy (The Williams Companies, Inc.) · USAA · First Victoria National Bank · Frank Welch, Architect,h_400,c_fill/cr37ebe2ngv8uks8farp.jpg