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Douglas Glenn Bulka, American Artist. Recipient Certified of Merit, Oswego (New York) Civic Art Center, 1988; Creative Artists grantee Arts Foundation Michigan and Michigan Council for Arts and Cultural Affairs, 1992, Purchase award Artworks Fund National Education Association and Arts Midwest, 1997; Arts Midwest/National Education Association Reg. Visual Artist fellow, 1996. M C.

Background

Bulka, Douglas Glenn was born on June 27, 1954 in Detroit, Michigan, United States. Son of Eugene William and Betty Jane (Tripodi) Bulka.

Education

Student, University Michigan, 1973-1975;Bachelor of Fine Arts, Wayne State University, 1977;Master of Fine Arts, Wayne State University, 1986.

Career

Instructor Your Heritage House, Detroit, 1977-1978. Adjunct faculty Lawrence Technological University, Southfield, Michigan, 1981-1982. Instructor Wayne State University, Detroit, 1984-1987, 99—.

Conservation program coordinator Commission on Art in Public Places, State of Michigan, 1990. Collection care specialist Detroit Institute Arts, since 1976. Lecturer/instructor The Drawing & Print Club, Detroit, 1984, Professional Picture Framers Association, Chicago, 1990.

Visiting artist Wayne State University, 1995, Northern Michigan University, Marquette, 1998. Curator "Ambient Luminosity" Detroit Artists Market, 1997. Juror "The Print" Ann Arbor Art Center, 1998.

Works

  • book

  • Other Work

    • Solo shows include Lemberg Gallery, 1992, 95, Cantor/Lemberg Gallery, 1988, Detroit Artists Market, 1993, Muskegon Museum Art, 1986. Group shows include Detroit Institute of Arts, 1994, 97, Left Bank Gallery, Laguna Beach, California, 1997, Eastern Michigan University, 1995, Badische Anilin- & Soda-Fabrik, Dalton, Georgia, 1994, New England Fine Art Institute, Boston, 1993, Regiment Armory, New York, 1989, University Michigan Museum Art, Ann Arbor, 1981.

Membership

Education coordinator Cass Corridor Food Cooperative, Detroit, 1981-1982. Board directors Detroit Focus Gallery, 1991-1992, chairman exhibition committee, 1994-1995, member exhibition committee, 1991-1995. Member exhibition committee, board directors Detroit Artists Market, since 1995.

Connections

father:
Eugene William Bulka

mother:
Betty Jane (Tripodi) Bulka