Fred Hultén 1919-1980

Fredrik (Fred) William Hultén was born in Malmö on 13th March 1919. He was a Swedish painter.

Hultén attended the Skånska Painting School (Skånska Målarskolan) before travelling to Paris (1951) to study under the French sculptor, painter, teacher and writer André Lhote (1885-1962). Hultén visited Spain in 1951 before returning to Sweden.

Hultén married Britta Nilsson in 1943, the artist Bo Hultén (b.1945) is their son.

Hultén exhibited with Skånes Art Association (Skånes Konstförening), Malmö in (1949 and 1951-55) and Konstnärscentrumm, Malmö (1977).

Fred Hultén died in 1980, aged 61.