Forrest Flower

The Gallery seeks quality artwork by Forrest Flower.
Artwork shown is in the Gallery Collection and not for sale. Please fill out contact us form, stating your interest and we will let you know when artwork becomes available. Thank you.

BORN: 1912, Portage, WI

DIED: 1948, Wauwatosa, WI

While Forrest Wayne Flower died prematurely at the age of 36, his mark on the Midwest’s artistic scene is undeniable. Charlotte Partridge, his teacher at the Layton School of Art, said, “Forrest Flower’s influence on the art of Wisconsin is real and enduring. He struggled unceasingly to learn the craft of painting. He was a slow painter, seldom satisfied because his goal was high.”

Flower received multiple awards to study at the Layton School of Art in Milwaukee. He studied under Charlotte Partridge and Gerrit Sinclair, and graduated in 1934.

Forrest Flower