What's Happening At The Emerson?
The Beast of Bozeman
Semi Final #1 | Saturday, February 18
Semi Final #2 | Saturday, February 25
Finale | Saturday, March 4
The results are in! The Emerson's Audition Committee have found the top performance artists in Bozeman!

Now it's up to our esteemed judges to decide who moves on to the finale and has the opportunity to compete for the audience vote, $1000, and the title: The Beast of Bozeman!

Tickets On Sale Now!
Check Out The Show Poster!
Thank you Logan Schevlan for your brilliant design!
Adult Art Classes & Summer Camp!
2D Class: Life Drawing
Drop-In | Tuesdays | 6:00 - 8:00 PM
Life drawing is back! Draw from live models! Artists of all ability levels are welcome. Participants should provide their own drawing supplies; however, 8 drawing ponies are available – first come, first served. Pre-registration is required! Sign Up Today!
Comics Group
with Jade Lowder
Drop-In | Mondays | 6:30 - 9:00 PM
The comics group is a great landing place for joining in a community of others who are interested in making their own comics. The class will operate as a kind of comics maker's space. A different theme will be explored each week. Preregistration is required. Sign Up Today!
Summer Art Camp
Registration Now Open
The Emerson offers week-long summer camps for ages 5–12. Each week will include 2D, sculpture, and mixed media projects. Every camp culminates with an artist reception on Friday afternoon. Emerson camps are filled with innovative art projects that are designed to let your child’s creativity grow! Camps are filling fast! Sign Up Today!
Upcoming Events!
All the Beauty and the Bloodshed
Thursday, February 9 | 7:00 PM
$10 Single Ticket | $8 Students
All the Beauty and the Bloodshed is an epic, emotional and interconnected story about internationally renowned artist and activist Nan Goldin told through her slideshows, intimate interviews, ground-breaking photography, and rare footage of her personal fight to hold the Sackler family accountable for the overdose crisis.
The Fablemans
Friday, February 10 | 7:00 PM
$10 Adults | $7 MSU students & 16 and under
Film screening and Q&A with Oscar-winning Production Sound Mixer Ron Judkins. Part memoir, part ode to the power of the movies, The Fabelmans finds Steven Spielberg digging at the family roots that helped make him a beloved filmmaker — and proves he hasn’t lost his magic touch.
Join the Emerson Team
Education Curator
The Education Curator advances the mission of the Emerson to our community through various means, but primarily through the curation of contemporary art education programs and exhibits. This position requires significant contact with artists, educators, donors, docents, and the public.
Art Education Instructor
The role of Emerson Art Education Instructors is to provide quality art instruction using up to date methods and techniques in correlation with the Emerson’s mission to provide culturally diverse programs to both children and adults in our community.
Summer Camp Instructor
The role of Emerson Summer Art Camp Instructors is to provide quality art instruction using up to date methods and techniques in correlation with the Emerson’s mission to provide outstanding arts education to learners of all ages.
Summer Camp Interns
Share your love of art and build leadership skills as a summer intern during Summer Art Camps!

- Assist teachers and campers
- Be a role model for young artists
- Great resume builder
- Be a part of the Emerson and our community

We will begin accepting applications on March 1. Stay tuned for more exciting information!
Volunteer Call
The Beast of Bozeman is looking for fabulous generous humans who are looking to give back to their community and have a blast in the process! The Emerson needs volunteers for the premiere talent contest The Beast of Bozeman! Sign Up Today
Thank you in advance for supporting the Emerson and our mission to make art & culture accessible to all!