Upcoming Events





Upcoming Events

The MMAC will be hosting the following events in conjunction with the Goodbar Exhibition.

A free, socially distanced opening reception from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Friday, February 4th.

A joint lecture with MMAC Curator Anna Strankman and artist Dagny Walton on the state of Western art in America at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 22, in the Masquer Theatre of UM’s PAR/TV Center. The event will include a mini-concert with selections of American music by Professor Adam Collin’s student cellists from 6 to 6:30 p.m.

Recent Events

To learn more about our Current Exhibitions please visit our events page HERE.

Opening: Avis marvelous 19th ce. Art and Science
September 24th, 6 pm to 8 pm in the Radio PAR/TV Center Lobby and Galleries
Lecture: Avis marvelous by Lee Silliman
September 28th, 6 pm to 8 pm in the Masquer Theater
Come join the Montana Museum of Art and Culture for a lecture by photographer and collector Lee Silliman in conjunction with the exhibition Avis marvelous. This will dive deep into ornithological prints and their importance in both science and art.
Opening: Speyer Collection of Contemporary Arts
October 15th, 6 pm to 8 pm in the Radio PAR/TV Center Lobby and Galleries
Panel Discussion
October 21st, 2021 in the Masquer Theater, 6 pm to 8 pm with light fare and refreshments provided. The panel will explore the ideas, history and scientific implications behind the abundance of bird life represented in both art and science. The moderated panel will include 7 artists, authors and biologists speaking about human/avian interactions in both art and science from the 19th century to the present. The panel includes artists Aspen Decker, Barbara Michelman, and Storrs Bishop, authors Mark Beaudin and Charles Finn, and biologists Zac Cheviron and Angela Hornsby of the Philip M. Wright Museum.

The MMAC would like to thank Humanities Montana for providing us with an Opportunity Grant to subsidize our panel discussion “Bird Life in Art and Science”.