art + culture news  //  may 28, 2017
FIRST FRIDAY / June 1  / G allery Guide

First Friday with Engel & Volkers
Engel & Volkers Western Frontier
5pm First Friday: John Baldessari: Interference Effects Missoula Art Museum
5pm Artists Shop, "Friends Along the Trail", Barbara Liss The Artists' Shop
"Rockscapes" by Bozeman Photographer, Larry Blackwood
4 Ravens Gallery
First Friday
Ecology Project International
Prom Art Party
E3 Convergence Gallery
Colorful Collages by April Werle, Music and Free Tea
Lake Missoula Tea Co.
Missoula Fine Art Studio's First Student Opening
Radius Sidecar
MASC Aerialist Student Showcase and Art Show
Brain Injury Alliance [event at MASC]
First Friday at FrontierSpace
Secret Corners: Paintings by Zoe and Lukas Phelan
Le Petit Outre
First Listen First Friday - Arrowleaf EP
Montgomery Distillery
Shadows of Cancer Bella Sauvage
Saltmine Artists - Elvis is in the Building
Gallery 709 Inside Montana Art & Framing
First Friday with Oro y Plata Metalworks
Bathing Beauties Beads
First Friday
Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Montana Properties
First Friday Art Opening: "Habitat" 
Bernice's Bakery
First Friday with Stoney Sasser at La Stella Blu
La Stella Blu
Reception for 20 years: A Clay Studio Retrospective
The Clay Studio of Missoula
Transcend Opening Reception
Frame of Mind
First Friday at Missoula Bike Works Missoula Bicycle Works
IO Society First Friday
Ceretana Studios
First Friday with Tricia Opstad Paintings
Downtown Dance Collective

For more information visit Missoula First Friday Events,  Website!

this week & coming up in missoula

First Night Application is OPEN!
25th Anniversary
First Night Missoula is a community built festival that highlights talented local and regional musicians, performers, and other artists in several locations throughout Missoula. 

First Night Missoula is seeking local and regional artists to perform in our 25th anniversary of celebrating the arts in Missoula. Applications due: June 30th, 2018

This Week & Upcoming at Fact & Fiction
Tuesday, May 29th, 7pm
Owen Laukkanen, Gale Force
Friday, June 8th, 5:30pm
Russell Rowland, Arbuckle
For more event listings and details on these readings, please visit Fact & Fiction's  Website!  

This Week at Shakespeare & Co

Thursday, May 31st,  7pm
Missoula based author, Joyce Hocker will be reading from her new memoir,   The Trail to Tincup: Love Stories at Life's End.  For more events and details:  Website!

Upcoming Exhibitions // Montana Museum of Art & Culture
June 7th - October 6th
MMAC is thrilled to announce the opening of two brand new exhibitions this summer; " Horse"  & " Denizens: Wildlife on the Western Frontier". For more information and details please visit MMAC's  Website!
in this issue
partners + affiliates
Call for Art
Submissions Due: 
July 20th!
Western Montana Fair 
Montana Arts Integration Conference Registration Open!
June 27-29
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 your tickets NOW! [Tickets open to public June 7th]
Missoula Monster Project 
Sign up NOW!
Deadline to drop of your piece: August 1 - 15
Americans for the Arts 2018 Annual Convention Registration:
regional events

Collecting Memories; Works by Frances Senska, Jessie Wilber & Friends // Emerson Center for the Arts & Culture
Show Runs: May 11 - June 29
[Bozeman, MT]
The Emerson welcomes you to their new exhibition featuring Frances Senska and Jessie Wilber. These are two artists that a couple of the Emerson's Galleries are named after. Emerson is excited to share the stories and histories of  both of these prominent artists in their new show.  Website!

Holter Gala & Auction // Holter Museum of Art
Friday, June 8th, 5pm
[Helena, MT]
The Holter Museum of Art invites you to celebrate in the 2018 Gala & Auction on June 8th at the Helena Civic Center.  For more info please visit Holter's  Website!

classes, workshops, + tours

Zootown Arts Community Center

Missoula Art Museum

Playing With The Band - Winter/Spring Session
Next Session Begins in June!

For registration and questions:
(406) 396-3352

The Clay Studio of Missoula

All Ages Kids Clay Camp
 (Ages 5-12)
June 18-22

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!

Missoula Writing Collaborative

Early registration for Missoula Writing Collaborative's Summer Camp through June 4th!
Words with Wings Camp
 (Ages 8-14)
July 9-13th, July 16-20th

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

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

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

African Dance Class  with Unity Dance & Drum
Missoula Senior Cente r
Tuesdays, 7-8:30pm
Contact: 549-7933  

Flamenco Montana Classes
Rocky Mountain Ballet Theatre

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