art + culture news  // june 18, 2018
this week in missoula
First Night Application is OPEN!

25th Anniversary

First Night Missoula is seeking local and regional artists to perform in our 25th New Year's Eve Anniversary of celebrating the arts in Missoula. 
Applications due: June 30th, 2018

This Week at Shakespeare & Co
Wednesday, June 20th, 7pm
Join Shakespeare & Co in welcoming Deedie Runkel. Runkel is from Oregon and will be reading from her new memoir,  Scone by Scone: Tales from an Innkeeper's Life.  Website!
Friday, June 22nd, 6pm
Shobha Rao will be coming to Missoula from San Fran to read, Girls Burn BrighterWebsite! 

Missoula Quilters' Guild Quilt Show // Big Sky High School
June 22nd & 23rd
The Missoula Quilters' Guild's 17th Quilt show will be held at Big Sky High School June 22nd & 23rd. There will be over 500 quilts, ribbons awarded, a silent auction and much more!  Website!

This Week at Fact & Fiction
Tuesday, June 19th, 7pm
Milana Marsenich, The Swan Keeper
Wednesday, June 20th, 5pm
Deedie Runkel, 
Scone by Scone: Tales from an Innkeepers Life
Saturday, June 23rd, 7pm
David Sedaris will be reading and signing copies of his book, 
Calypso , at Fact & Fiction on June 23rd. There are special details regarding tickets and entry. Please click through to Fact & Fiction's  Website!   for further info.

"Fair Ayres of the British Isles" // String Orchestra of the Rockies
Friday, June 22nd, 7pm
[at Church of Christ Scientist]
Clark Fork Enrichment Corporation, Baroque Music Montana and String Orchestra of the Rockies present a fabulous concert with violinist Carrie  Krause and Ingrid Matthews. Tickets & Info

Summer Made Fair // Caras Park
Sunday, June 24th, 10am-5pm
Head to Caras Park for the June Made Fair! This open-air market includes art from regional and local talent, non-profits, shopping, and local food & beverage.  Website!

upcoming events
Montana Arts Integration Conference

June 27th-29th
You are invited to register and attend the Montana Arts Integration Conference held at Missoula College this month! "Participate in workshops by National Presenters and Local/Regional Teaching Artists, Rethink education through the arts, Connect with experts who are impacting education through the arts, Gather resources, ideas, and inspiration and Join a nationwide network of creative educators".  Website!

Don't miss a Free Concert by "Supaman", Native American dancer and hip-hop artist, on June 28th, 7pm at the Wilma Theatre - associated with the Arts Conference.

John Baldessari Film Night and Art Party // Missoula Art Museum

Wednesday, June 27th, 6-8pm
[at the Roxy Theater]
The MAM and the Roxy Theater are screening films by or about John Baldessari in conjunction with MAM's current show, John Baldessari: Interference Effects, Selections from the Collection of Jordan D. Schnitzer and His Family FoundationWebsite!

Artist Talk with Deborah Schwartzkopf // Radius Gallery

Friday, June 29th, 6-7pm
Seattle-based ceramist, Deborah Schwartzkopf will be speaking about her work at Radius Gallery. Schwartzkopf has developed Seattle's Rat City Studios, a communal clay residency establishment. [She will be holding a full day workshop on June 30th at the Clay Studio as well!]  More Information!

World View: Cultures in Motion // Global Cinema at the Roxy Theater
-New Global Film Series at the Roxy Theater-
Starting this Fall, Global and Cultural Affairs in Arts Missoula, in collaboration with the Roxy Community Theater, Soft Landing and the International Rescue Committee are introducing a new global film series titled: World View - Cultures in Motion. Films and Dates are:
Monday, August 20,  PINA (Germany) 
Monday, September 17WAR/DANCE (Uganda) 
Monday, October 15, HIP HOP-ERATION (New Zealand) 
Monday, November 19, DANCING IN JAFFA (Israel)
Click here for:   More information! Website

regional events
Trophies, by Maryann Bonjorni // Emerson Center for the Arts & Culture
Show Runs: May 4 - June 22
[Bozeman, MT]
UofM School of Art Professor, Maryann Bonjorni has work up at the Emerson Center for the Arts & Culture through June 22nd! Bonjorni's work is mixed media and is influenced by the West and Western Society . Click through for more details  Website!

National Parks Paintings: FITZ Maurice // Hockaday Museum of Art
Show Runs: June 8th - August 4th
[Kalispell, MT]
The Hockaday Museum of Art in Kalispell, MT welcomes you to take a walk through their latest exhibition by international and classically trained artist, FITZ Maurice. This summer will feature art presentations and artist led tours featuring this show.  Website!

classes, workshops, + tours

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

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

For registration and questions:
(406) 396-3352

Missoula Art Museum

Missoula Writing Collaborative

Words with Wings Camp
 (Ages 8-14)
July 9-13th, July 16-20th

Rattlesnake Writing Studio Workshop 
(Ages 15-17)
July 16-20th

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

Zootown Arts Community Center

Sunday, July 1st, 6pm
2 HR Class: Encaustics

Wednesday, July 11th, 6pm
2 HR Glass Fusing Orientation Class

[Camps are filling up fast so be sure to sign up ASAP!]
- Americana Band Camp
- Outdoor Nature Sculpture
-  Tell Us Something Camp
and more!

For more details and other  classes: ZACC's  Website!

Bi-Monthly Mosaic Mondays with Patty Franklin at Backroad Cider
Hamilton, MT
June 25th
The Clay Studio of Missoula
  Full Day 
Ceramics & Geology Camp
August 13th-17th
(Ages 7-12)

Summer Workshop:
Deb Schwartzkopf - Tricks of the Trade 
 June 30, 10am-5pm

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 Western Montana Fair 

Volunteer at the Roxy Theater

Call for Art
Western Montana Fair
Submissions Due: 
July 20th!
Missoula Symphony Orchestra Season Tickets on Sale June 22nd!
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! 

ongoing exhibitions
Art Quilts by Teresa Jacobs
at One Eleven Boutique & Art Space
Through June

MT Art Therapy Association Art Show
at the ZACC
Through July 6th

at 4 Ravens Gallery
Through June

Twenty Years: A Clay Studio of Missoula Retrospective
at the Clay Studio of Missoula
Through June 29th

Friends Along the Trail
at The Artists' Shop
Through June 30th

I would like to be the air
Radius Gallery
Through July 14th

Phoebe Knapp: Rough Cuts
at Missoula Art Museum
Through October 10th

Denizens: Wildlife on the Western Frontier
at Montana Museum of Art & Culture
Through October 6th 

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