Out West Art Show

Western, wildlife, portraits, historical, landscape, contemporary, all media


March 15-18, 2017

Best Western Plus Heritage Inn, 1700 Fox Farm Rd

The Out West Art Show is touted as the largest gathering of western artists on the planet. With over 110 exhibit rooms and 10 major galleries located in the Best Western Plus Heritage Inn during Western Art Week, there is truly something for everyone. The exhibit rooms showcase the works of over 200 artists, unique western shops and galleries, and the finest artists in the country. Over 60% of the artists exhibiting at the Out West Art Show and Sale will have works in the prestigious CM Russell Benefit Auction. All Out West events are free to the public. The Out West Art Show and Sale has new and exciting events, live music from very talented musicians daily, plus countless opportunities to rub elbows with modern masters. Buyers and collectors from across the US, Canada, and abroad are sure to be in attendance. Live music all day. The Out West Art Show and Sale at the Best Western Heritage Plus Inn in Great Falls, Montana offers the premier artwork that western art patrons have come to expect. This event features the works of more than 140 artists from the United States and Canada at one of the largest art shows in the country. Located in the adopted hometown of western art luminary Charles Russell, the show carries on the legacy of 45 plus years. This art show originated with the acclaimed Russell Auction. Visitors can browse 110 artists exhibition rooms and 10 gallery showrooms. Out West artists also invest in the future through the Young Masters mentoring program involving area high school students. Many of our artists have exhibited at our art show for over 20 years, some for as many as 39 years. The Out West Art Show and Sale is an event produced by the Out West Art Foundation, Inc. a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization. We always look forward to having everyone back home with us!

MARCH 15

Artist Rooms Open
5-10pm
Live music all day

Grand Opening Gala Celebration
6-9pm
(hosted by Heritage Inn) and Great Falls Chamber of Commerce Business After Hours featuring live music, drinks, and hors d'ouerves...Certainly not an event to miss!

March 16

Artist Rooms Open
10am-10pm
Live music all day

Out West Young Masters workshops
8:15am-3:15pm
Sun Terrace

Montana Miniatures Silent Auction
10am-10pm
Lewis and Clark Room

Live demonstrations
10am-3pm
Poolside

Native American presentation "The Origin Of The Horse"
3:30pm
by Missouri River Dance Studio

March 17

Live demonstrations
10am-2pm
Poolside

Marty's Quick Finish
2:30pm-3:30pm
20 artists, 12 poolside, 8 Sun Terrace

Announcement of Out West Young Masters Award Winners
3:45pm

Live Auction of Quick Finish Artworks
4pm-5:30pm

Live demonstrations with live music
6pm-9pm

Montana Miniatures Silent Auction
10am-10pm
Lewis and Clark Room

 

MARCH 18

Live demonstrations with live music
10am-1:30pm

Gallery Featured Artist Parties
11am-1pm

Marty's Quick Finish
2:30-3:30
20 Artists;12 Poolside, 8 Sun Terrace

Live Auction of Quick Finish Artworks
4pm-5:30pm

Montana Miniature Silent Auction Winners Announced
5:30pm

Live demonstrations
6pm-9pm
Live music, artist autograph parties, gallery parties

Gallery




CLICK PHOTO TO VIEW GALLERY

Location


More info


Produced by the Out West Art Foundation, Inc., a501(c)3

Website


Back to top