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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


 

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From Goya to Picasso: A History of War in Art
Presented by artist and scholar Henry Freedman
Thursday, July 30, 7pm 
UM PARTV Center - Masquer Theater
Join art historian Henry Freedman as he explores the depiction of war in art.  From Goya to Picasso's Guernica and Ben Steele's depictions of the Bataan Death March, war and its impact is often a subject examined by artists.  This thoughtful lecture from Freedman, a renowned artist and scholar, explores visual depictions of the cost of conflict. 

Docent Tour: 
Friday, August 7th, 5-6pm
UM PARTV Center - Lobby
Join one of our special docent led tours to learn more about our current exhibitions.  Group meets in the lobby of the PARTV Center before touring the exhibitions in the galleries.

Special Event:
Meet & Greet Party
Thursday, September 10, 5:30-6:30p,
Lobby of the Missoula Children's Theatre
The Montana Museum of Art & Culture presents a Meet & Greet party before the screening of the documentary “Never the Same” with director Jan Thompson and narrator and award-winning actress Loretta Swit.  The party will be held from 5:30 to 6:30pm in the lobby of the Missoula Children’s Theatre.  Tickets to the party are $25 each and may be reserved by calling 406-243-2019.  Proceeds will benefit the American Defenders of Bataan and Corregidor Memorial Society and MMAC.

 Film Screening:
Never the Same
Thursday, September 10, 7pm 
UM PARTV Center - Masquer Theater
More than 20 years in the making, this innovative documentary depicts the experience of American prisoners of war held by the Japanese during World War II.  Conversation after the screening with filmmaker Jan Thompson and special guest Loretta Swit.

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.

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.

 
 


 

Phone: 406.243.2019

ACADEMIC YEAR 
GALLERY HOURS:
TUES, WED, SAT: 12 - 3PM,
THURS. & FRI 12 - 6PM

SUMMER GALLERY HOURS:
WED, THURS, SAT: 12-3PM
FRI 12-6PM

Closed Federal Holidays

Meloy and Paxson Galleries
UM PARTV Center