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Featured Acquisitions to the MAM Collection
Missoula Art Museum - Details
April 18 - 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


Phoebe Knapp: Rough Cuts
Missoula Art Museum - Details
May 23 - October 10, 2018
Phoebe Knapp: Rough Cuts
MAM is excited to kick off the second season of the Missoula Art Park with Montana sculptor Phoebe Knapp. Knapp works primarily with wood, but incorporates metal details and accents. She searches for and scavenges huge slabs of wood, tree trunks, and giant burl knobs from old growth trees. The fact that the materials were once living things makes each piece of raw material unique.


Art Bridges, Philip Guston: Cigar
Missoula Art Museum - Details
May 31 - December 31, 2018
Art Bridges, Philip Guston: Cigar
Throughout 2018, MAM will display Philip Guston's influential work "Cigar" (1969) on loan from Art Bridges, a foundation focused on sharing outstanding works of American Art to museums throughout the country.


Stephen Hunt: Kitawaahsinnoon/The Land That Feeds Us
Missoula Art Museum - Details
August 09 - December 08, 2018
Stephen Hunt: Kitawaahsinnoon/The Land That Feeds Us
This is the premier exhibition of Stephen Hunt's photographs. Hunt frames his photographs with a perspective of the land that connects to tribal stories or culturally significant events.


Communities:West III
Missoula Art Museum - Details
August 14 - October 27, 2018
Communities:West III
MAM will continue to offer a rotation of print selections from Communities:West III, a portfolio of 52 prints donated by artists Sukha Worob of Bozeman and Andrew Rice of Salt Lake City. This third installment of the biennial portfolio project is the largest yet and exemplifies the diverse community of printmakers working in the western United States.


Cathy Weber: Understory/Overstory
Missoula Art Museum - Details
August 28, 2018 - January 12, 2019
Cathy Weber: Understory/Overstory
This is Weber's first foray into large-scale installation, and she produced this work solely for MAM. The title refers to the ecological relationship between upper and lower forest vegetation that expresses the diversity, composition, and structure of the ecosystem. The terms also refer to stories that are hidden and those that are revealed.


Harold Schlotzhauer: Living in a Good Dream
Missoula Art Museum - Details
September 07, 2018 - February 09, 2019
Harold Schlotzhauer: Living in a Good Dream
Schlotzhauer is a consummate artist who has created artwork for more than 50 years. The exhibition highlights a diverse array of works from the late 1960s to present, showcasing the continual progression of Schlotzhauer's unique vision of abstraction. Primarily a painter and printmaker, Schlotzhauer also makes sculpture influenced by his love of the outdoors and recreation.


Afterschool Art Adventure Series 1

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September 11 - October 16, 2018
Afterschool Art Adventure Series 1
Times: 3:45-5:15 PM
What says back-to-school better than Afterschool Art Adventure at MAM? Create artwork inspired by the exhibitions at MAM. There will be a short tour and a series of projects related to what the students see. Projects will include drawing, painting, printmaking, and 3-D exploration.
Teachers: Bev Beck Glueckert
Price: $60.00
Members: $45.00


Teen After School Art Adventure: Comics Aren't Always Funny

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September 13 - October 18, 2018
Teen After School Art Adventure: Comics Aren't Always Funny
Times: 3:45-5:15 PM
Develop your own symbolic visual language and use it to tell an original comic story. Teaching artist Tony Gregori, creator of "Porkchop Robot Killer" and other titles, will share his work and process.
Teachers: Tony Gregori
Price: $60.00
Members: $45.00


Kathleen Herlihy-Paoli: Act Three
Missoula Art Museum - Details
September 22 - December 15, 2018
Kathleen Herlihy-Paoli: Act Three
This series of oil paintings by Missoula artist Kathleen Herlihy-Paoli features sharply rendered subjects that focus on water issues and wildfire in the West. Each painting reveals a classic theater stage with parted curtains and the main subject pictured center stage.


Training for Art Guides
Missoula Art Museum - Details
September 25, 2018
Training for Art Guides
Times: 8:30-10:30 AM
Are you interested in leading tours of museum exhibitions for all ages and joining our stellar group of beloved volunteers? Would you like to gain professional training in interpretive strategies? We'll provide you with the necessary tools, skills, and practice to help generate discussion and deepen the viewing experience for visitors and students in the Fifth Grade Art Experience.
Teachers: Jenny Bevill


Exhibition Tour with Cathy Weber
Missoula Art Museum - Details
September 29, 2018
Exhibition Tour with Cathy Weber
Times: 10:30 AM
Join Dillon-based artist Cathy Weber for an informal exhibition tour of "Understory/Overstory" and discuss some of the mythic elements that Weber incorporates in her artistic practice.
Location: MAM


Evolution of the Bird: Adult Worskhop

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September 29, 2018
Evolution of the Bird: Adult Worskhop
Times: 11 AM-1:00 PM
Join the artist as she the models the problem-solving that is at the core of an artist's creative process. Many different iterations of "bird" had to be worked through before Weber arrived at her current sculptural form. Weber will share these with us as we explore air dry clay and evolve our own ideas in this medium.
Teachers: Cathy Weber
Price: $30.00
Members: $27.00


Art in the Moment: A Program for those with Dementia and their Caregivers
Missoula Art Museum - Details
October 01, 2018
Art in the Moment: A Program for those with Dementia and their Caregivers
Times: 10 AM-12 PM
This program at MAM provides a comforting art-viewing and art-making experience for those in the early stages of dementia and their caregivers. View and discuss artwork on display in the galleries and create work in the education classroom. Space is limited. Please register in advance.
Teachers: Jenny Bevill and Kay Grissom-Kiely


First Friday
Missoula Art Museum - Details
October 05, 2018
First Friday
Times: 5:00-8:00 PM
Enjoy the large-scale outdoor sculptures of Billings artist Phoebe Knapp in the Art Park before it closes for the season! Enjoy live music by KBGA, a no-host bar, and unique art-viewing experiences.
Location: MAM


Wayne Horvitz Trio: The Snowghost Sessions with guest Naomi Siegel

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October 05, 2018
Wayne Horvitz Trio: The Snowghost Sessions with guest Naomi Siegel
Times: 8:30 PM
Join us at MAM for an unforgettable evening of great sound. This is the inaugural concert funded by MAM's Daniel & Sophia Lambros Fund for Live Art. Horvitz is a composer, pianist, and electronic musician. Trombonist, composer, and educator Naomi Siegel is a member of Wayne Horvitz's Royal Room Collective Music Ensemble.
Location: MAM
Price: $25.00
Members: $15.00


Open Figure Drawing

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October 06, 2018
Open Figure Drawing
Times: 2:00-4:00 PM
Draw from a live model in an independent drawing studio environment. Some supplies are available for use.
Teachers: Non instructed
Price: $10.00
Members: $8.00


Wearable Wings: Saturday Family Art Workshop
Missoula Art Museum - Details
October 13, 2018
Wearable Wings: Saturday Family Art Workshop
Times: 11 AM-12:30 PM
As part of Missoula Public Library's "Big Read," pick up a copy of Catwings by Ursula K. Le Guin and create your own pair of wearable wings. MAM's teaching artist Jennifer Ogden will explore how wings helped the cats escape from harm, and imagine ways in which the things that make us unique might empower us in unexpected ways.
Teachers: Jennifer Ogden


Exquisite Corpse: Teen Artist Workshop
Missoula Art Museum - Details
October 17, 2018
Exquisite Corpse: Teen Artist Workshop
Times: 4-6 PM
Schmidt leads us through creating a large-scale "Exquisite Corpse," a collaborative game invented by the Surrealists that incorporates an element of surprise and encourages letting go of control, as all good collaborations do.
Teachers: Jay Schmidt


For Classroom Teachers: Professional Development Training, 2 PIR credits
Missoula Art Museum - Details
October 18, 2018
For Classroom Teachers: Professional Development Training, 2 PIR credits
Times: 1-3 PM
Are you an MCPS or independent school teacher in Montana? Do you enjoy art and want to learn more about how artists think and work? Do you want to incorporate the creative process into your classroom? MAM can help!
Teachers: Jenny Bevill and Kay Grissom-Kiely


Art Swing

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October 19, 2018
Art Swing
Times: 5:00-8:00 PM
Mark your calendar for Art Swing @ MAM! Enjoy catered hors d'oeuvres, a no-host bar, live music, gallery tours, and one-on-one conversation with all of MAM's fall exhibiting artists.
Location: MAM
Price: $10.00


Artists On Guston: Adrian Arleo and Richard Notkin
Missoula Art Museum - Details
October 25, 2018
Artists On Guston: Adrian Arleo and Richard Notkin
Times: 6 PM
Artists Adrian Arleo and Richard Notkin will engage artists and the public in a moderated discussion that will investigate the aesthetic and formal qualities and art historical context of Guston's artistic practice and 1969 painting "Cigar," followed by a dynamic Q & A.
Location: MAM


Honoring the Dead Monotypes: Adult Workshop

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October 27, 2018
Honoring the Dead Monotypes: Adult Workshop
Times: 11 AM-1:30 PM
Participants have the opportunity to commemorate a significant person or event by creating large- scale monotypes that can be carried in this year's annual Festival of the Dead procession. Bring your own favorite sketches or images to inform your designs.
Teachers: Bev Beck Glueckert
Price: $30.00
Members: $27.00


Afterschool Art Adventure Series 2

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October 30 - December 04, 2018
Afterschool Art Adventure Series 2
Times: 3:45-5:15 PM
Bev will take you on an artistic journey through the exhibitions at MAM. There will be a short tour and a series of projects related to what the students see. Continue to explore drawing, painting, printmaking, and 3-D designs. Jump into art that's fun and new in Series 2.
Teachers: Bev Beck Glueckert
Price: $60.00
Members: $45.00


First Friday
Missoula Art Museum - Details
November 02, 2018
First Friday
Times: 5:00-8:00 PM
Enjoy all of the museum's exhibits at First Friday in November, featuring an all-star line-up of some of Montana's finest artists. Come stroll through the galleries and discover what MAM has to offer while KBGA spins fresh tunes.
Location: MAM


Open Figure Drawing

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Missoula Art Museum - Details
November 03, 2018
Open Figure Drawing
Times: 2:00-4:00 PM
Draw from a live model in an independent drawing studio environment. Some supplies are available for use.
Teachers: Non instructed
Price: $10.00
Members: $8.00


Art in the Moment: A Program for those with Dementia and their Caregivers
Missoula Art Museum - Details
November 05, 2018
Art in the Moment: A Program for those with Dementia and their Caregivers
Times: 10 AM-12 PM
This program at MAM provides a comforting art-viewing and art-making experience for those in the early stages of dementia and their caregivers. View and discuss artwork on display in the galleries and create work in the education classroom. Space is limited. Please register in advance.
Teachers: Jenny Bevill and Kay Grissom-Kiely


How Do Artists Respond? Adult Workshop

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November 10, 2018
How Do Artists Respond? Adult Workshop
Times: 11 AM-1:00 PM
In this workshop, David Spear will explore some of the ways in which artists respond-through materials, to one another, and to current issues in the wider world through the lens of Philip Guston's controversial painting, "Cigar."
Teachers: David J. Spear
Price: $30.00
Members: $27.00


How do Artists Respond? Teen Artist Workshop
Missoula Art Museum - Details
November 14, 2018
How do Artists Respond? Teen Artist Workshop
Times: 4-6 PM
What issues do you care about? What can you do about it? Explore the many ways in which artists respond to their experiences, to one another, and to the wider world. In this workshop we will create art that can make a difference.
Teachers: Melissa Madsen


Abstract Kites: Saturday Family Art Workshop
Missoula Art Museum - Details
November 17, 2018
Abstract Kites: Saturday Family Art Workshop
Times: 11 AM-12:30 PM
Inspired by the exhibition "Harold Schlotzhauer: Living in a Good Dream," learn to use bold lines, bright colors, and patterning to create edge-to-edge compositions on kites with acrylic paint. What kind of kite will you design?
Teachers: Jennifer Ogden


Open Figure Drawing

Missoula Art Museum - Register Now
Missoula Art Museum - Details
December 01, 2018
Open Figure Drawing
Times: 2:00-4:00 PM
Draw from a live model in an independent drawing studio environment. Some supplies are available for use.
Teachers: Non instructed
Price: $10.00
Members: $8.00


Art in the Moment: A Program for those with Dementia and their Caregivers
Missoula Art Museum - Details
December 03, 2018
Art in the Moment: A Program for those with Dementia and their Caregivers
Times: 10 AM-12 PM
This program at MAM provides a comforting art-viewing and art-making experience for those in the early stages of dementia and their caregivers. View and discuss artwork on display in the galleries and create work in the education classroom. Space is limited. Please register in advance.
Teachers: Jenny Bevill and Kay Grissom-Kiely


CCC Studio Visit Tour
Missoula Art Museum - Details
December 05, 2018
CCC Studio Visit Tour
Times: 5:30-7:00 PM
Contemporary Collectors Circle members are invited to drive to Lolo for an evening of champagne and hors d'oeuvres while visiting the renowned ceramist Adrian Arleo's home studio. Arleo is one of the selected artists participating in the upcoming exhibition, "In Praise of Folly: Five Artists After Philip Guston."
Location: MAM/Lolo


First Friday
Missoula Art Museum - Details
December 07, 2018
First Friday
Times: 5:00-8:00 PM
MAM is magical in December! Make sure you check out exhibits closing in December:"Stephen Hunt: Kitawaahsinnoon/ The Land That Feeds Us," "Art Bridges: Philip Guston, Cigar," and "Kathleen Herlihy-Paoli: Act Three."
Location: MAM


Wish Tree: Saturday Family Art Workshop
Missoula Art Museum - Details
December 08, 2018
Wish Tree: Saturday Family Art Workshop
Times: 11 AM-12:30 PM
We will create simple prints of leaves and write our wishes"personal or global"on the back. One leaf will be added to the community project and others can be taken home to become a part of any seasonal celebration.
Teachers: Jolena Ryan


Taking Flight: Teen Artist Workshop
Missoula Art Museum - Details
December 12, 2018
Taking Flight: Teen Artist Workshop
Times: 4-6 PM
Birds symbolize so many different things. Many different iterations of "bird" had to be worked through before exhibition artist Cathy Weber arrived at her current sculptural form. Mold your own personal bird using air dry clay.
Teachers: Cathy Weber




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