Gallery of Visual Arts

Student Events and Exhibitions

Over the summer our galleries are closed.  However students continue to show all year.  To find the latest, check our blog at: https://umartdepartment.wordpress.com.

 To share your show or art-related event, contact Ed Morrissey in the Art Office.  243-4181. 

Also check out facebook Facebook for current happenings and information.

Exhibitions

Spring  2018

Cori Crumrine-MFA Card

 Shelby Hansen-MFA Card

February

Thurs, 2/1.  School of Art presents Annual Student Juried Exhibition, on display February 1st – February 15th. Reception and Award ceremony on February 1st 5-7 PM. Free and open to the public. Gallery hours: M-Th 11-4. First floor Social Science Building.

March

Thursday 3/1. School of Art presents MFA I (Tyler Brumfield, Brock Mickelsen), on display February 22nd – March 15th. Reception on March 1st, 5-7 PM. Free and open to the public. Gallery hours: M-Th 11-4. First floor Social Science Building.

April

Thurs, 4/5.  School of Art presents MFA II (Cori Crumrine, Shelby Hanson), on display March 20th – April 12th. Reception on April 5th, 5-7 PM. Free and open to the public. Gallery hours: M-Th 11-4. First floor Social Science Building.

Thurs, 4/19.     School of Art presents BFA Exhibition, on display April 19th – May 10th. Reception April 19th, 5-7 PM. Free and open to the public. Gallery hours: M-Th 11-4. First floor Social Science Building.

 

Contact information

Gallery Director: Jack Metcalf | john.metcalf@umontana.edu | 406-243-2813

Location: 
Social Sciences Building, first floor

Hours

Monday-Thursday 11am-4pm The Gallery of Visual Arts is open during the academic year and observes all UM holidays and semester breaks.

About the GVA

Gallery of Visual Arts fac showThe School of Art's Gallery of Visual Arts presents professional contemporary exhibitions that serve the School, University at large, and the surrounding community with its interdisciplinary offerings. It is considered a teaching and professional research laboratory, and is one of the School of Art’s most visible forms of outreach. The exhibitions and presentations feature regional, national, and international artists, exhibitions of all B.F.A. senior thesis projects, all M.A. and M.F.A. thesis projects, an art faculty exhibition, and a juried art student exhibition annually.
Exhibition tours for public and private schools, as well as other departments on campus, can be scheduled by calling the gallery. All exhibitions and artist lectures are free and open to the public, and the gallery is wheelchair accessible. Opportunities for students through supervised internships and work-study positions are available.

Submiting Proposals

The Gallery of Visual Arts invites artists, arts organizations, and independent curators to submit exhibit proposals for review. The gallery also welcomes collaborations with university departments. Proposals should be sent to the Director, Gallery of Visual Arts, School of Art, The University of Montana, Missoula, MT 59812 or electronically to gallery.visarts@umontana.edu. The gallery is 2200 square feet and is split into three adjoining exhibition spaces. Exhibits generally rotate on a monthly basis from September through May. 

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