View of a slideshow of First Friday art openings in western Montana this month.

4 Ravens Gallery, 248 N. Higgins Ave., 406-317-1543, 4ravensgallery@gmail.com: In April: "Rusty Parts for Metal Art" by Dennis Althoff. First …

The Artists’ Shop, 127 N. Higgins Ave., 406-543-6393, missoulaartistsshop.com: In April: "My Modern West," mixed media painting by Ivette Kjel…

Bernice's Bakery, 190 S. Third St. W.: In April: The Bernice's Employee Art Show, a collective show featuring many types of media, painting, s…

Brunswick Building, 223 W. Railroad St., 549-4671 or 721-0591: The Pattee Canyon Ladies' Salon 15th annual group art exhibition, First Thursda…

Butterfly Herbs, 232 N. Higgins Ave., (406) 728-8780: In May: "What Had Been Hidden Was For a Moment Revealed," new paintings by Lukas Phelan. 

The Clay Studio of Missoula, 1106 Hawthorne St. Unit A, 406-543-0509, theclaystudioofmissoula.org: Preview reception, April 7, 5:30-9 p.m. Vie…

Collage Gallery of Fine Art, 573 Electric Ave., Bigfork, (406) 837-0866, collagebigfork.com: Through October: "Collage, Assemblage, Collection…

Dana Gallery, 246 N. Higgins Ave., 721-3154: First Friday opening, April 7, 5-8 p.m. featuring "Fresh Impressions: post Russell” featuring wor…

E3 Convergence Gallery, 229 W. Main St., 406-830-3168, e3gallerymissoula.com: In April: "Rhythms of the West," a collaborative exhibition of a…

Frame of Mind, 1706 Brooks St., 406-549-8589, frameofmindmt.com: Featuring artwork of Monte Dolack and Mary Beth Percival. Hours: Tuesday-Frid…

Gallery 709 in Montana Art and Framing, 709 Ronan St., 406-541-7100, montanaart.com. Through April 28: "Abyss," work from high school senior a…

Historical Museum at Fort Missoula, Building 322, 728-3476, fortmissoulamuseum.org: Featured exhibits: “The Road to Today: 250 Years of Missou…

Hockaday Museum of Art, 302 Second Ave. E., Kalispell, 406-755-5268, hockadaymuseum.org: Through April 29: "Flathead on Canvas: Small-town Cha…

Missoula Art Museum, 335 N. Pattee St., 406-728-0447, missoulaartmuseum.org: Through June 10: Sheila Miles, "Light and Shadow." First Friday, …

Montana Museum of Art and Culture, Meloy and Paxson , PAR/TV Center, University of Montana, 243-2019, umt.edu/montanamuseum. Through May 27: "…

Ohrmann Museum and Gallery, two miles south of Drummond on Highway 1. Featuring paintings and sculptures by Bill Ohrmann. Usually open "any ti…

Radius Gallery, 114 E. Main St., 406-541-7070, radiusgallery.com. Through April 8: A group show with new work by Crista Ann Ames (sculptural c…

Real Good, 1205 Defoe St. No. 1, 531-6560, realgoodartspace.com: First Friday, Oct. 2, 8-10 p.m. featuring "Best Fail Ever: A Juried Group Fai…

Repertoire Art and Design, 113 W. Broadway, (406) 471-8070: In December: "Embodied" and "Clandestine" featuring Terrel Jones' reclining nudes …

Stray Gallery, North Higgins Avenue: "Argot," work by Nico Larsen and Jack Muzzy. First Friday pop-up gallery.

The Brink Gallery, 111 W. Front St., 728-5251, thebrinkgallery.com: In May: Work by owner Jennifer Leutzinger for the gallery's last month. Op…

University Center Gallery, UM, 406-243-5564. Through April 14: "Forget Me Not," a solo exhibition by Elisha Harteis featuring ceramic sculptur…

VonCommon, 100 Johnson No. 7, 493-6855, voncommonstudios.com: Third annual PromCommon "Horror Prom," May 13, 6-11 p.m. A visual art group show…

Zootown Arts Community Center, 235 N. First St. W., 406-549-7555, zootownarts.org: Second Friday gallery opening, April 14, 5-8 p.m. featuring…

Gallery of Visual Arts, School of Art, Social Science Building, UM, 243-2813, umt.edu/art: Through Oct. 20: 2016 Faculty Exhibition featuring …

Sandpiper Gallery, 306 Main St., Polson, (406) 883-5956, sandpiperartgallery.com: Through Nov. 14: "Driven to Abstraction" in memory of Polson…

Bathing Beauties, 501 S. Higgins Ave.: In October: "Virgins, Saints and Talismans" jewelry work by Antonia Wolf, using materials from her trav…

Betty's Divine, 509 S. Higgins Ave., 406-721-4777: In April: "Badass Beauties: the Culture of Rebellious Femininity," photography by Natalia B…

Downtown Dance Collective, 121 W. Main St.: Through November: "Faces of Living Art: a 22-Year Mask Retrospective," exhibit of masks created by…

Imagine Nation Brewing Co., 1151 W. Broadway: "Wild Propaganda," art exhibit and line of fashion apparel by artist and filmmaker Rob Whitehair…