With his flowing drawings of figures and horses in generous colors on the surface of massive clay vessels or paper, Rudy Autio was often called “the Matisse of ceramics.”
The late Rudy Autio "opened the door for many, many artists to try more experimental approaches to ceramics."
There are signs from the outside that one particular house in the Rattlesnake Valley isn't typical.
The Missoulian's Facebook followers had only kind words to offer in reaction to the sad news that Lela Autio, a renowned Missoula painter, scu…
Lela Autio, a painter, sculptural artist and pioneering Montana modernist, died Saturday at age 88.
Missoula can claim three out of the five Governor's Arts Awards that will be presented Friday in Helena.
Among the stone cats that lounge along the rock wall around Lela Autio’s Rattlesnake Valley home sits a little wooden house full of books.