Michael Ome Untiedt

Michael Ome Untiedt

Born and raised in rural southeastern Colorado, Michael Ome Untiedt maintains a studio in Denver. Through the color, brush strokes, and symbolic subject matter of his paintings, he attempts to examine the human predicament and its connections to the landscape, relying on a lifetime steeped in the traditions and history of the American West. Traveling widely, he is known as a painter that sees with a Westerners’ eyes.   He was recently made an honorary Ranger Captain with the Former Texas Ranger Foundation, Fredericksburg, Texas for his historical paintings of the Texas Rangers. He was awarded the 2014 Art Committee’s Choice Award at the Briscoe Western Art Museum’s Night of the Artist art show.  His work may be viewed at the following galleries:  Settlers West Gallery, Tucson, Arizona; WhistlePik Galleries, Fredericksburg, Texas; Sanders Galleries, Tucson, Arizona; and Illume Gallery of Fine Art, Salt Lake City, Utah.