Breaking Surface: The Art of William S. Dutterer
"Breaking Surface" is dedicated in memory of the prolific William S. Dutterer, who passed away in 2007. Named for the artifacts of his working process, the Spattered Columns exhibition space was Dutterer's studio for 30 years.
Dutterer, considered by many to be "a painter's painter", received his BFA and MFA from the Maryland Institute College of Art. Friend and professor of art history at
An instructor at the Corcoran Gallery School of Art for twenty years, Dutterer's work can be seen in such public collections as the National Gallery of Art, the Corcoran Gallery of Art, the Ringling Museum of Art, and the