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."
It's February First Friday, when you can expect crowds and openings around every corner of downtown. Here's our listing of all the openings in museums, galleries and other art spaces.
Arts and cultural events coming up in Missoula include the MAM auction, "War of the Worlds," and MCT's "Leading Ladies."
You never know what you’ll find in a secondhand shop in Montana. Ken Little found something that started a 40-year series of sculptures.
Trey Hill is painting the largest sculpture he's built in the United States.
Doug Baldwin was a serious artist who didn't want his art to be serious.
If you've browsed the gift cards at Rockin' Rudy's or the Good Food Store, you've probably seen Janet McGahan's watercolors of bison, chickade…
Montana's influential artists often are treated to retrospectives, but it's more rare that a book-length examination is published.
There are signs from the outside that one particular house in the Rattlesnake Valley isn't typical.
Lela Autio, a painter, sculptural artist and pioneering Montana modernist, died Saturday at age 88.
Perhaps the most recognizable and photographed piece of public art on the University of Montana’s campus is Rudy Autio’s cast bronze grizzly b…
Nestled between the Skaggs Building and the Math Building on University of Montana campus is a trio of ceramic vessels. They’ve always reminde…
Few artists can boast they have art displayed at the Montana Museum of Art and Culture and at Charlie B’s bar, but then few artists are as leg…
Stephen Glueckert was first hired at the Missoula Art Museum as the curator of education in 1992.
Missoula can claim three out of the five Governor's Arts Awards that will be presented Friday in Helena.
When my children were tots, every time we took our weekly trip to pick up our vegetables from the PEAS farm we’d have to slow down in front of…
Beth Lo’s parents emigrated from China to Indiana looking for better opportunities, and their lives “just opened up,” she said.