New exhibitions at Missoula Art Museum

Posted on 27 March 2017

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BY THE BIKE: APPLEBY, REINEKING, FORD-TERRY, GOODHART, HATCH, AND ZENTZ

Dedication and Artist Reception, April 21, 4:30-7:30 PM, Missoula Art Park

Missoula Art Museum, the City of Missoula, and Adventure Cycling invite the public to the dedication of the brand new Missoula Art Park with a ceremonial tree planting and an artist reception to follow. Meet the inaugural artists of the Missoula Art Park, explore the sculpture installation, By the Bike, and celebrate at the museum with live music, food, and refreshments. Learn more >>
CHRIS PAPPAN: GHOST IMAGES
Opens April 28 // Lynda M. Frost Contemporary American Indian Art Gallery

 

Chicago artist Chris Pappan uses 19th century photographs and ledgers to make contemporary portraits inspired by underground comix, punk, and skateboard culture. Pappan grew up in Flagstaff, Arizona, and studied at the Institute of American Indian Arts (IAIA) and the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. Learn more >>

Image: Chris Pappan, Untitled (in progress), 2017, pencil and graphite on found ledger

ART EXPRESSIONS: WILLARD ALTERNATIVE HIGH SCHOOL
Opens April 4 // Lela Autio Education Gallery

 

Willard Alternative High School is a school of choice to 150 creative teenagers. The art featured in this exhibit will be selected by a team of students to represent the diversity of backgrounds, interests, and skills of students throughout the year. Join the students for an opening reception on April 6 from 4-6 PM. Learn more >>

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FIRST FRIDAY WITH SHEILA MILES
April 7, 5-8 PM // Missoula Art Museum
MAM is thrilled to welcome Sheila Miles back to Missoula with a one-woman exhibition of new paintings. Join us for a special First Friday reception honoring Miles, and a gallery talk at 7 PM. Live music provided by KBGA. Thank you to the Missoulian for sponsoring First Fridays at MAM.
Image: Sheila Miles, Light and Shadows, oil on canvas, 2016
SATURDAY+ WITH SHEILA MILES
April 8, 11 AM // Morris and Helen Silver Foundation Gallery // Free

Visit with exhibiting artist Sheila Miles in the Silver Gallery surrounded by her newest selection of paintings. Guests are invited to bring a brown-bag lunch and enjoy a complimentary cup of coffee generously provided by Black Coffee Roasting Company.



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