art + culture news  // august 13, 2018
this week in missoula

ZACC // Western Montana Fair
Monday, August 13th, 11:30am-1:30pm
Zootown Arts Community Center invites you to attend the Western Montana Fair! ZACC will be providing art activites for the whole family including an instument petting zoo!  Website!

National Velvet // The Roxy Theater 
[in collaboration with Montana Museum of Art & Culture]
Monday, August 13th, 7pm
Join MMAC this Monday evening for a showing of, "National Velvet" in accordance with their current exhibition, Horse!  Website!

Dark Money // The Roxy Theater
Showing through Thursday, August 16th
The Roxy Theater invites you to a screening of a non-fiction political thriller documentary, "Dark Money". For more details:  Website!
Stephen Hunt: Kitawaahsinnoon/The Land That Feeds Us // Missoula Art Museum
Exhibiton Opens: August 9th
Missoula Art Museum's latest exhibition is open. This show features two distinct works: images of land and portraits. Hunt studied photography with David Spear at Salish Kootenai College. Check it out! Website!

This week at Shakespeare & Co.
Saturday, August 18th, 1pm
Jessie Bier,  Phenomenal Farewell

For my events and details please click through to Shakespeare's  Website!

Brunswick Artists' Studios 40th Anniversary Exhibit
July 13th - August 18th, 2018
Celebrate 40 years of art in the Brunswick Artists' Studio (223 West Railroad St, Downtown Missoula). Over 90 artists that have exhibited in this historic building over the past four decades have work up in the Brunswick Gallery from July 13th through the middle of August. Don't miss this incredible event! [Free & Open to Public]  Website!

upcoming events

PINA // Cultures in Motion: World View Film Series

Monday, August 20th, 7pm
Global and Cultural Affairs of Arts Missoula, in collaboration with the Roxy Community Theater, Soft Landing and the International Rescue Committee invite you to the opening premiere of a new global film series titled: World View - Cultures in Motion. Join us on Monday, August 20th, 7pm for PINA (Germany). Facebook Event! Click here to watch the Movie Trailer! 

2018 River City Roots Festival // Missoula Downtown Assocation

August 24th & 25th
It's that time of year again! River City Roots is right around the corner. Get ready for a weekend of Music on Main, Family Fun Festival and more! For details:  Website! Are you interested in volunteering? Downtown Association would love your help. Volunteers receive a free River City Roots t-shirt, wristband, and more! Sign up here:  Volunteer!

Summertime High Tea // The Clay Studio of Missoula

Sunday, August 26th, 4pm
[Hosted in Lolo, MT]
Enjoy an evening of live music, food and tea and take home a handmade cup and plate made by Clay Studio resident artists! How fun! Click through to purchase tickets and for more information:  Tickets & Website!

Wine Palette: Philip Guston // Missoula Art Museum
Thursday, August 30th, 5:30pm
MAM Senior Curator, Brandon Reintjes will be speaking about Philip Guston and his work currently on display, Cigar. Enjoy an afternoon of art talk, light treats and wine!  Website!

Germanfest // Arts Missoula

Sunday, September 2nd, 2-6pm
[at Caras Park]
Germanfest is right around the corner! This year we celebrate the 25th Anniversary of Germanfest, in honor of our Sister City Partnership with Neckargemund, Germany. Join us the first Sunday in September for an afternoon of German beer, food, treats and music. Don't miss this!  Website!

regional events

12 Angry Men // Hamilton Players
August 17-19, 24-26, 31
September 1-2
[Hamilton, MT]
Head over to Hamilton for a performance of, 12 Angry Men. Shows are weekends mid-August through the beginning of September. Fridays & Saturdays 8pm, Sundays at 2pm.  Website!
2018 Equine Art Extravaganza // Dunrovin Ranch Montana
Saturday, August 18th 
[Lolo, MT]
The Equine Art Extravaganza is a contest where artists use live horses as canvases. This event is indicative of the notion that, "Many cultures use artistic expressions to honor the role horses have played in their evolution." The event includes meeting artists, fine dining, music, poetry and more! To attend please follow the link:  Info & RSVP Here!
classes, workshops, + tours

Missoula Children's Theatre

Tickets are now available for the MCT Summer Camp performances [Sleeping Beauty, Treasure Island & Aladdin]:  Tickets!

Missoula Children's Theatre has added a new Summer DAY Camp: August 13-17. 
Registration & Info

Playing With The Band 
Next session runs June - August 2018!

For registration and questions:
(406) 396-3352

Missoula Art Museum
Lakebottom Sound
Free Sessions
[First Sundays 6-8pm at Imagine Nation Brewing]

Bi-Monthly Mosaic Monday's with Patty Franklin at Backroad Cider
Hamilton, MT
August 13th & 27th

Modern Dance Class with Bare Bait Dance
Open Space, 005, PARTV Building, U of MTuesdays, 5:30-7pm
  Contact →

The Clay Studio of Missoula
  Full Day 
Ceramics & Geology Camp
August 13th-17th
(Ages 7-12)

Teen Throwing Class
August 20th-24th
(Ages 11 and up)

Family Workshop
Sunday, September 9th

The Clay Studio's SUMMER CAMPS [sculpting animals, wearable ceramics, beginning ceramics, etc.] are currently open for registration. 

For more information on ALL classes at The Clay Studio of Missoula click,  here!

Drop-In Classes 
  with Downtown Dance Collective  
Ages 13+
For all experience levels

in this issue
partners + affiliates
job/ volunteer postings
Missoula Art Museum 
Call for Art Teachers

Volunteer at the ZACC! 

Volunteer at the Western Montana Fair 

Volunteer at the Roxy Theater

Tell Us Something
Call for Stories
Deadline: August 25th
Call: (406)-203-4683
[Tell Us Something is also looking for story submissions in Helena & Butte]
Apply to be an artist or non-profit in the Bozeman MADE Fair!
Applications Due: Sept. 1
City of Missoula Public Art Committee
Submissions Due: Aug. 31st
Montana Rail Link Park Art Call
Submissions Due: 
Sept. 21st
Click here for Calls!
Radius Gallery Holiday Show 
Submissions Due: September 23rd
Calls for Art
Clay Studio of Missoula
small & mighty
DUE: November 9th
More Information!
Missoula Art Museum Call for Art, 47th Benefit Auction.
Submissions Due: 
October 5th
More Info!
Missoula Symphony
 Orchestra Season Tickets 
On Sale 
Check out [Montana Arts Council] eNews for their art calls and other resources!
Missoula Community Theatre has released their 2018-2019 season of shows!
Renew/Buy your season tickets NOW! 
City of Missoula Public Art Committee Artist Registry! SIGN UP to be the first to receive art calls!