art + culture news  // october 15, 2018
this week in missoula

Hip Hop - Eration // Cultures in Motion: World View Film Series
Monday, October 15th, 7pm
[at Roxy Theater]
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 premiere of a global film series titled: World View - Cultures in Motion.  Join us on Monday, October 15th, 7pm for Hip Hop-Eration (New Zealand). Facebook Event!
Kofi Anang, with Ocheami // Unity Dance & Drum
October 15th - 18th
October 15th through 18th, Missoula welcomes Kofi Anang to share storytelling, music and and dance from Ghana, West Africa. Events include a dance & drum class at the Missoula Senior Center as well as activities at the UofM campus dance space. Facebook Event!

Arts Associates of Missoula Monthly Meeting
Wednesday, October 17th, 1oam
[meeting at Missoula Art Museum]
This months arts associates meeting will be held at the Missoula Art Museum. MAM's senior curator, Brandon Reintjes will be speaking about fifth grade art experience exhibits. Call (406)-549-0752 for more info. [photo credit: MAM]

Downtown Master Plan Kick-off // Wilma Theater
Thursday, October 18th, 5:30-7pm
Downtown Missoula Partnership invites all community members to the Downtown Master plan presentation this week at the Wilma Theater! Missoulians are welcome to provide input on defining the future of downtown Missoula.

Buckle Up // Montana Repertory Theatre
October 19, 20, 21
Montana Rep invites you to Plays on Tap, five one-act plays in cars in downtown Missoula. What a treat! Tickets are $20, only 125 tickets available.  Tickets!

Art Swing: A Fall Celebration of Art // Missoula Art Museum
Friday, October 19th, 5-8pm
Art Swing at MAM includes catered hors d'oeuvres, drinks, music and gallery tours led by current MAM artists! Don't miss out on this amazing opportunity and event.  More Information

Allison Miller's Boom Tic Boom // Lakebottom Sound
Sunday, October 21st, doors open 7pm, music 7:30pm
[at Montana Theatre on campus]
Enjoy a Sunday evening of live music brought to you by Lakebottom Sound and UofM Jazz. Performers include: Jenny Scheinman - violin, Dawn Clement - piano, Ben Goldberg - clarinet, Kirk Knuffke - cornet, Tony Scherr - bass, Allison Miller - drums.  Tickets & Details
German Steins for Sale!

Arts Missoula has 25th Anniversary classic German Steins leftover from Germanfest. Steins run $20 each. If you are interested in purchasing a stein, please call our office at (406)-541-0860 or visit us at 327 E Broadway.

upcoming events

Missoula Community Chorus & Painting with a Twist

Tuesday, October 23rd, 6:30pm
On October 23rd, support Missoula Community Chorus by enjoying a fun evening at painting with a twist. Bring your family, co-workers and friends!  Website!

Art Talk with Lindsey Meyers Carroll and Andy Cline // Radius Gallery

Tuesday, October 23rd, 5-6pm
Radius is hosting an interview style chat with two artists who have work up in the current exhibition, Soliloquies. This event is free and open to the public.  Website!

Sister Act // Missoula Community Theatre
October 25th - November 4th
Enjoy a spirited rendition of a Broadway Musical this Fall at Missoula Community Theatre. The show is full of music, dance, movement and more. Get your tickets now!  Website!

Enchanted Forest // Turning the Wheel Missoula
Saturday, October 27th, 7pm-midnight
Enchanted Forest is not only a Halloween party, but also a fundraiser for the Sentinel High School health program. The party will include a costumes, performances, interactive art and more. For more details on this fun evening, check out the  Facebook Event!

Business Luncheon: Dr. David Western // Montana World Affairs Council
Tuesday, October 30th, 12-1:30pm
[at Stockman Bank]
Montana World Affairs Council welcomes you to a private business luncheon with Dr. David Western. Western is chairman of the African Conservation Center in Kenya as well as a leader in global conservation. Info & Registration:  Here!

regional events

2018 Bozeman Made Fair // Brick Breeden  Field house
October 20th - 21st
[Bozeman, MT]
Bozeman invites you to their Made Fair this October. The event will feature non-profits, artists and community fun! There will also be artists in residence present.  Website!
Masquerade // Yellowstone Art Museum
Saturday, October 27th, 7pm-11pm
[Billings, MT]
It's that time of year again! Yellowstone Art Museum in Billings welcomes you to their annual Masquerade including, a full dance floor, cash bar, acrobats, costume contest, private art tours, and more. Click here for more details:  Website!
classes, workshops, + tours

Missoula Children's Theatre

MCT has lots of exciting Fall Children's Theatre programming including fun production & theatre skills classes!

Grades K-2nd grade REGISTER Here for Rising Stars!

Playing With The Band 
For registration and questions:
(406) 396-3352

Missoula Art Museum

Sip & Sketch: Abstract Bones - White Watercolor on Black Surface with Nancy Seiler
Wednesday, October 17th @ Montana Natural History Center

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

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

The Clay Studio of Missoula

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 Roxy Theater

Thursday, October 18th, 5:30pm at the Wilma
More Info!
KBGA Missoula Artist radio show
with interest.
Calls for Art
Clay Studio of Missoula
small & mighty
DUE: November 9th
More Information!
Missoula Symphony
 Orchestra Season Tickets 
On Sale 
Check out [Montana Arts Council] eNews for their art calls and other resources!
City of Missoula Public Art Committee Artist Registry! SIGN UP to be the first to receive art calls!
ongoing exhibitions
Illustrations and Paintings of Rich Lande
at The Artists' Shop
Through October

Amorphous Express
at the ZACC
Through October

Patterning Work
at 4 Ravens Gallery
Through October 27th

Radius Gallery
Through October 26th 

Woodfired in Missoula
at the 
Clay Studio of Missoula
Through October

Cats Wild and Mild
at Gallery 709, Montana Art & Framing
Through October 27th
Cathy Weber: Understory/Overstory
at  Missoula Art Museum
Through January 12th, 2019

The William A. Clark Collection: A Homecoming
at  Montana Museum of Art & Culture
Through June 15th

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