Lone Wolf (Hart M. Schultz): Cowboy, Actor & Artist

(June 21, 2016 – Aug. 31, 2016)

Starting on a Wild Horse Hunt, Lone Wolf (Hart M. Schultz), 1915, oil on canvas; Courtesy the Sheldon Museum of Art, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Anna R. and Frank M. Hall Collection.

This retrospective highlighted the compelling career and artwork of Lone Wolf (aka Hart M. Schultz), who bridged the diverse cultures of the Old and New West. The exhibition featured a selection of the artist’s paintings, sculptures, illustrated books and ephemera that illuminated his contributions as a contemporary Blackfeet Indian artist. It also discussed his significant role in capturing the accounts of the individuals and events that shaped the American frontier during the first half of the 20th century.