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  Walter Hook, Celebration

Walter Hook, The Great Easter Buffalo Visits the Festival, Watercolor, 21¼ x 29¾, 1986, donated by Gilbert Millikan



Special Events:

Opening Reception:
The Intimate Diebenkorn: Works on Paper 1949 -1992
Thursday, September 24, 5-7pm
UM PARTV Center Lobby
MMAC is proud to be one of only four venues to host this national traveling exhibition of rare works on paper by Richard Diebenkorn which portray a richly intimate glimpse into the artist’s evolution spanning more than 40 years.  The exhibition features 52 pieces, many of which have never been publicly viewed.  The exhibition was curated by Chester Arnold, chair of the Fine Arts Department of College of Marin, courtesy of the Richard Diebenkorn Foundation.  Join us for the opening reception that includes light refreshment and live music as we celebrate this groundbreaking show.

Music in the Artist's Studio: Cello Concert with Greg Sauer
Thursday, October 1, 5:30-7:30pm
UM PARTV Center - Masquer Theatre
MMAC partners with the Missoula Symphony Orchestra to present this unique evening of music.  Artist Richard Diebenkorn developed a profound love of classical music and often listened to Mozart, Haydn, and Bach while painting in his studio.  Guest cellist Greg Sauer will perform pieces inspired by the paintings of Diebenkorn.  Tour the galleries following the concert during a special docent-led tour.

Celebrity Artist Tour with Lela Autio
Thursday, November 19, 5:30-6:30pm
UM PARTV Center Lobby
Join acclaimed Montana artist Lela Autio as she talks about modernism and the works of Richard Diebenkorn.  Enjoy this unique artist’s colorful perspective as she gives a tour of The Intimate Diebenkorn: Works on Paper 1949-1992.

Docent Tours for The Intimate Diebenkorn: Works on Paper 1949-1992
Tours meet in the UM PARTV Center Lobby

Friday, October 2nd, 6-7pm
Thursday, November 5th, 5:30-6:30pm
Saturday, December 5th, 1-2pm

Docent tours available.  For more information call 243.2019.



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