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Our Side: Elisa Harkins, Tanya Lukin Linklater, Marianne Nicolson, and Tanis S'eiltin
Missoula Art Museum - Details
September 12, 2017 - February 24, 2018
Our Side: Elisa Harkins, Tanya Lukin Linklater, Marianne Nicolson, and Tanis S'eiltin
Wendy Red Star curated this exhibition, a reexamination of land, body, language, and history from the perspective of four contemporary indigenous American and First Nations artists: Elisa Harkins, Tanya Lukin Linklater, Marianne Nicolson, and Tanis S'eiltin.


Jaune Quick-to-See Smith: In the Footsteps of My Ancestors
Missoula Art Museum - Details
October 03, 2017 - March 10, 2018
Jaune Quick-to-See Smith: In the Footsteps of My Ancestors
This national traveling exhibition is organized by the Yellowstone Art Museum. It is the first solo exhibition of Quick-to-See Smith's work in Montana since MAM hosted the Jersey City Museum survey in 1998. Quick-to-See Smith's creative voice and powerful commitment to social, environmental, and political issues have established her as a dominant figure in contemporary American art.


Artists of Opportunity
Missoula Art Museum - Details
January 03 - February 24, 2018
Artists of Opportunity
Each year, Opportunity Resources' Artists of Opportunity show over 200 paintings in public spaces throughout Missoula. MAM's exhibition of acrylic and digital paintings is assembled from the Artists of Opportunity calendar.


Featured Acquisitions to the MAM Collection
Missoula Art Museum - Details
January 05 - December 31, 2018
Featured Acquisitions to the MAM Collection
Rotating display of artworks from the MAM Collection on view in the Goldberg Family Foundation Library


Slow View
Missoula Art Museum - Details
January 20 - April 21, 2018
Slow View
Slow viewing values meditative stillness as an antidote to such restless experiences and as a path to passion, creativity, and connection. Viewers are invited to break from their routines, sit quietly with these selected artworks, and rediscover the rewards of awareness, observation, and engagement.


TRAVELING EXHIBIT Stephen Glueckert: All Mixed Up
Missoula Art Museum - Details
February 02 - April 29, 2018
TRAVELING EXHIBIT Stephen Glueckert: All Mixed Up
All Mixed Up is an overview of Glueckert's art production from the 1970s to the present. The exhibition includes videos, handmade games, drawings, conceptual pieces, drawing machines, collages, interactive sculptures, and assemblages.


Miriam Schapiro: Anonymous Was a Woman
Missoula Art Museum - Details
February 15 - May 19, 2018
Miriam Schapiro: Anonymous Was a Woman
"Anonymous was a Woman," by Miriam Schapiro (1923-2015), is a suite of exquisite prints that honor the labor of women whose names are lost to history, their handmade items having been relegated to "crafts" rather than artworks.


Joseph Baráz: Totems and Stelae
Missoula Art Museum - Details
February 15 - May 26, 2018
Joseph Baráz: Totems and Stelae
This exhibition represents new work Baráz created since 2011 that has not been publicly exhibited. Baráz's artistic practice is serial, focusing on totems and stelae. These take the form of spiritual tools (hand-held pieces of worked stone), expressionistic paintings, and enigmatic found-object sculptures.


After School Art Adventure 2: Spring Inspiration

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Missoula Art Museum - Details
February 27 - April 10, 2018
After School Art Adventure 2: Spring Inspiration
Times: 3:45-5:15 PM
Jolena will guide you in a variety of drawing, painting and printmaking projects to help usher in the spring.
Teachers: Jolena Ryan
Price: $50.00
Members: $45.00


Double Feature: Joseph Baráz and the Sentinel High School Student Show
Missoula Art Museum - Details
March 02, 2018
Double Feature: Joseph Baráz and the Sentinel High School Student Show
Times: 5 PM-8 PM
Baráz, a Helena-based artist who was born in Hungary, will introduce his new work, publicly displayed for the first time at MAM, and the works of Sentinel High School's finest young artists will be opening.
Location: MAM


The Shape of Things: New Approaches to Indigenous Abstraction
Missoula Art Museum - Details
March 02 - July 28, 2018
The Shape of Things: New Approaches to Indigenous Abstraction
MAM, MATRIX Press, and the University of Montana School of Art will display the works from the printmaking residencies of four artists"Molly Murphy Adams (Oglala Lakota), John Hitchcock (Comanche), Sara Siestreem (Hanis Coos/Confederated Tribes of Coos, Lower Umpqua, and Siuslaw Tribes), and Duane Slick (Meskwaki/Nebraska Ho-Chunk).


Sentinel High School: Art Teacher Selections
Missoula Art Museum - Details
March 02 - April 27, 2018
Sentinel High School: Art Teacher Selections
MAM presents a view of local high school artists each spring. Sentinel High School art teachers Tim Nielson, Sally Friou, and Nicole Whitescarver offer selected works from their most adventurous and talented students for this year's exhibition.


Saturday + with Joseph Baráz
Missoula Art Museum - Details
March 03, 2018
Saturday + with Joseph Baráz
Times: 11 AM-12:30 PM
Enjoy coffee while Joseph Baráz discusses his new exhibition "Totems and Stelae."
Location: MAM


Open Figure Drawing

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Missoula Art Museum - Details
March 03, 2018
Open Figure Drawing
Times: 2:45-4:45 PM
These sessions provide artists the opportunity to draw from a live model. Newsprint and some supplies are available for use. Non-instructed, ages 18+.
Price: $10.00
Members: $8.00


Lecture with Carolyn Kastner: Jaune Quick-to-See Smith, A Life in Print
Missoula Art Museum - Details
March 08, 2018
Lecture with Carolyn Kastner: Jaune Quick-to-See Smith, A Life in Print
Times: 7 P.M.
Come to MAM for an evening with Carolyn Kastner, curator of the Georgia O'Keeffe Museum and author of "Jaune Quick-to-See Smith: An American Modernist."
Location: MAM


Accordion Books: Saturday Free Family Workshops
Missoula Art Museum - Details
March 10, 2018
Accordion Books: Saturday Free Family Workshops
Times: 11 AM-12:30 PM
Create small accordion books using squares of brightly colored and patterned card stock. Use them for your personal pictures or photographs as a wonderful way to keep memories.
Teachers: Susie Risho


Public Lecture with James Bailey
Missoula Art Museum - Details
March 14, 2018
Public Lecture with James Bailey
Times: 7 P.M.
Join UM Professor of Art and head of MATRIX Press James Bailey as he talks about MATRIX's upcoming 20th anniversary, providing an overview of recent residencies with the artists from the group exhibition at MAM "The Shape of Things."
Location: MAM


Art in The Moment: A program for those with dementia and their caregivers
Missoula Art Museum - Details
March 14, 2018
Art in The Moment: A program for those with dementia and their caregivers
Times: 10 AM-12 PM
This new program at MAM provides a friendly art-viewing and art-making experience for those in the early stages of dementia and their caregivers.
Teachers: Bev Beck Glueckert and Renee Taaffe


MAM CARES, IMLS Workshop: Collection and Preservation
Missoula Art Museum - Details
March 16, 2018
MAM CARES, IMLS Workshop: Collection and Preservation
Times: 1-4 PM
Cultural collections staff and volunteers are invited to attend these free workshops presented by experts in the field. Registration is required and limited to 25 participants for each workshop.
Location: MAM


Open Figure Drawing

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Missoula Art Museum - Details
March 17, 2018
Open Figure Drawing
Times: 2:45-4:45 PM
These sessions provide artists the opportunity to draw from a live model. Newsprint and some supplies are available for use. Non-instructed, ages 18+.
Price: $10.00
Members: $8.00


Open Printmaking

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Missoula Art Museum - Details
March 17, 2018
Open Printmaking
Times: 10 AM-12 PM
Bev will be available in MAM's classroom to assist with monotypes and other simple printmaking procedures. This class is for participants who are familiar with print processes and the use of MAM's printing press. All materials provided.
Teachers: Bev Beck Glueckert
Price: $20.00
Members: $18.00


Vernal Equinox Viewing Party with Patrick Zentz: cycle(s)
Missoula Art Museum - Details
March 20, 2018
Vernal Equinox Viewing Party with Patrick Zentz: cycle(s)
Times: 1:30 PM
Stop by the Missoula Art Park for a last view of Zentz's remarkable sculpture, cycle(s), as it completes its full cycle of the seasons. Zentz mathematically coordinated the placement of discs on the ground to mark high noon on the solstices and equinoxes, with adjustments made to take into consideration Missoula's latitude and daylight saving time.
Location: Missoula Art Park


Teen Art Workshop: What a Relief! Carving and Printmaking

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Missoula Art Museum - Details
March 21, 2018
Teen Art Workshop: What a Relief! Carving and Printmaking
Times: 4-6 PM
Join UM Art Dept. graduate student Darla, in learning the basics of making a relief print, from sketching to carving to inking and printing.
Teachers: Darla Pienchak


Spring Break Morning Art Camp
Missoula Art Museum - Details
March 26 - March 30, 2018
Spring Break Morning Art Camp
Times: 9 AM-12 PM
Be creative and busy during spring break. Campers will create books and fill them with prints, work on a papier-mâché sculpture, and a collaborative indoor painting.
Teachers: Jolena Ryan
Price: $90.00
Members: $81.00


Baldessari Member Preview
Missoula Art Museum - Details
March 27, 2018
Baldessari Member Preview
Times: 5:30 PM
Members are invited to view the opening of this major exhibition at MAM while sampling hors d'oeuvres and drinks.
Location: MAM


John Baldessari: Interference Effects
Missoula Art Museum - Details
March 27 - August 25, 2018
John Baldessari: Interference Effects
These selections from the collections of Jordan D. Schnitzer and his Family Foundation reveal Baldessari's worldwide influence on conceptual art, with works that alternately isolate or obliterate visual information, revealing ruptures in meaning tied to our limited perceptions.


Corwin Clairmont: Two-Headed Arrow/The Tar Sands Project
Missoula Art Museum - Details
March 27 - August 11, 2018
Corwin Clairmont: Two-Headed Arrow/The Tar Sands Project
"Two-Headed Arrow/The Tar Sands Project," is the culmination of more than two years' work. The journey began the summer of 2014 at MAM and ended at Suncor mining operations at the Athabasca tar sands in Alberta, Canada.


Open Figure Drawing

Missoula Art Museum - Register Now
Missoula Art Museum - Details
March 31, 2018
Open Figure Drawing
Times: 2:45-4:45 PM
These sessions provide artists the opportunity to draw from a live model. Newsprint and some supplies are available for use. Non-instructed, ages 18+.
Price: $10.00
Members: $8.00


First Friday with Corwin Clairmont: Two-Headed Arrow/The Tar Sands Project
Missoula Art Museum - Details
April 06, 2018
First Friday with Corwin Clairmont: Two-Headed Arrow/The Tar Sands Project
Times: 5 PM-8 PM
Clairmont presents multimedia prints produced from a wide-ranging conceptual and performative piece for which he covered nearly 900 miles from Missoula to Alberta.
Location: MAM


Saturday + with Corwin Clairmont
Missoula Art Museum - Details
April 07, 2018
Saturday + with Corwin Clairmont
Times: 11 AM-12 PM
Grab a cup of complimentary coffee and Corwin "Corky" Clairmont will discuss the project that gave rise to his exhibition "Two-Headed Arrow/The Tar Sands Project."
Location: MAM


Open Figure Drawing

Missoula Art Museum - Register Now
Missoula Art Museum - Details
April 07, 2018
Open Figure Drawing
Times: 2:45-4:45 PM
These sessions provide artists the opportunity to draw from a live model. Newsprint and some supplies are available for use. Non-instructed, ages 18+.
Price: $10.00
Members: $8.00


Art in The Moment: A program for those with dementia and their caregivers
Missoula Art Museum - Details
April 11, 2018
Art in The Moment: A program for those with dementia and their caregivers
Times: 10 AM-12 PM
This new program at MAM provides a friendly art-viewing and art-making experience for those in the early stages of dementia and their caregivers.
Teachers: Bev Beck Glueckert and Renee Taaffe


Creature Discovery: Saturday Free Family Workshops
Missoula Art Museum - Details
April 14, 2018
Creature Discovery: Saturday Free Family Workshops
Times: 11 AM-12:30 PM
Collaborate on the creation of a new creature and its habitat. Learn about some native and exotic animals, and then recreate/hybridize/synthesize our own creature. Storytelling is encouraged!
Teachers: Michelle Louis


Head On: UM Associate Professor of Art Matthew Hamon on Baldessari
Missoula Art Museum - Details
April 17, 2018
Head On: UM Associate Professor of Art Matthew Hamon on Baldessari
Times: 7 P.M.
UM Associate Professor of Art Matt Hamon will provide insights into Baldessari's practice and conceptual art.
Location: MAM


Teen Artist Workshop: Baldessari Art Binge
Missoula Art Museum - Details
April 18, 2018
Teen Artist Workshop: Baldessari Art Binge
Times: 4-6 PM
Inspired by Baldessari's famous use of borrowed imagery and dry wit, you will create an artwork with appropriated advertisements, collage, screen-printing, mono-printing, and drawing.
Teachers: Steve Krutek


Spring Fling in Helena with the Contemporary Collectors Circle
Missoula Art Museum - Details
April 21, 2018
Spring Fling in Helena with the Contemporary Collectors Circle
Times: 9:30 AM
Take a day trip to Helena to explore local collections, beginning at the Archie Bray and visiting the studios of MAM artists and patrons.
Location: MAM to Archie Bray in Helena


Open Figure Drawing

Missoula Art Museum - Register Now
Missoula Art Museum - Details
April 21, 2018
Open Figure Drawing
Times: 2:45-4:45 PM
These sessions provide artists the opportunity to draw from a live model. Newsprint and some supplies are available for use. Non-instructed, ages 18+.
Price: $10.00
Members: $8.00


MAM CARES, IMLS Workshop: Education and Scholarship
Missoula Art Museum - Details
April 23, 2018
MAM CARES, IMLS Workshop: Education and Scholarship
Times: 9 AM-12 PM
How can a new facility meet the needs of K-12 and higher education? What are opportunities for collaborating to generate new research and educational materials? Cultural collections staff and volunteers are invited to attend these free workshops presented by experts in the field.
Location: MAM


Book Club and Movie Night: More than You Wanted to Know about Baldessari, Volume 1
Missoula Art Museum - Details
April 25, 2018
Book Club and Movie Night: More than You Wanted to Know about Baldessari, Volume 1
Times: 6 P.M.
Discuss the book "More Than You Wanted To Know About John Baldessari, Volume 1" while munching popcorn and enjoying a selection of related short films and interviews with John Baldessari.
Location: MAM


TRAVELING EXHIBIT Leslie Van Stavern Millar II: Montana Peepshow Stories
Missoula Art Museum - Details
May 01 - August 01, 2018
TRAVELING EXHIBIT Leslie Van Stavern Millar II: Montana Peepshow Stories
The series of 10 paintings are housed in freestanding wooden boxes, calling to mind historic moments in Montana's past.


First Friday for The Shape of Things: New Approaches to Indigenous Abstraction
Missoula Art Museum - Details
May 04, 2018
First Friday for The Shape of Things: New Approaches to Indigenous Abstraction
Times: 5 PM-8 PM
This exhibition of new works exploring abstraction was created by artists Molly Murphy Adams, John Hitchcock, Sara Siestreem, and Duane Slick through a printmaking residency at MATRIX Press.
Location: MAM


Saturday + Roundtable Discussion for "The Shape of Things"
Missoula Art Museum - Details
May 05, 2018
Saturday + Roundtable Discussion for "The Shape of Things"
Times: 11 AM-12 PM
Enjoy a cup of coffee and a roundtable discussion with Molly Murphy Adams, John Hitchcock, Sara Siestreem, and Duane Slick on their exhibition "The Shape of Things: New Approaches to Indigenous Abstraction."
Location: MAM


Dinner with the Artist Corwin Clairmont
Missoula Art Museum - Details
May 16, 2018
Dinner with the Artist Corwin Clairmont
Times: 5:30-8:00 PM
Corky will talk about his latest body of work, "Two-Headed Arrow/Tar Sands Project," while you enjoy a masterfully prepared meal and paired wines.
Location: MAM
Price: $50.00


Member Reception with Jordan D. Schnitzer
Missoula Art Museum - Details
May 31, 2018
Member Reception with Jordan D. Schnitzer
Times: 5-7:00 PM
MAM members are invited to enjoy an evening with exhibition lender and philanthropist Jordan D. Schnitzer while enjoying light refreshments and the exhibition, "John Baldessari: Interference Effects."
Location: MAM
Price: $30.00


First Friday: Schnitzer on Baldessari
Missoula Art Museum - Details
June 01, 2018
First Friday: Schnitzer on Baldessari
Times: 5 PM-8 PM
Come view the exhibition, "John Baldessari: Interference Effects" while you enjoy MAM's typical lively First Friday reception and a gallery talk with Jordan D. Schnitzer.
Location: MAM




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