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Wild Rose Abstract

October 2nd – 30th Lecture: October 2nd, 2014. 5:15 in Cheever 2:15 Reception: October 2nd, 2014. 6:30 -8:30   Wild Rose Abstract, is an exhibition which will celebrate five current abstract painters residing in Alberta. The artists are Scott Cumberland, Douglas Haynes, Poul Nielsen, Robert Scott and Yulin Wang. All are committed to the painting […]

ROSSELLA VASTA – Artist Talk

THE MSU SCHOOL OF ART PRESENTS VISITING ARTIST LECTURE   The School of Art at Montana State University presents a lecture by Rossella Vasta.  Ms. Vasta is an internationally known artist from Perugia, Italy.  She will be lecturing on her ongoing project Table of Silence.  This project began in 2007 as a collaboration with dancer […]

The Helen E. Copeland Gallery 2014
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Christopher Olszewski is a Native American visual artist and is currently a professor at the Savannah College of Art and Design. His project is a visual investigation into the Native American experience by tracing the footsteps of General George Armstrong Custer from Monroe, Michigan to Little Big Horn, Montana. He is driving a 2005 Pontiac Montana, […]

Confederacy of Dunces

The illustration by Claire Bischoff is featured on the cover of special 35th Anniversary Edition of “A Confederacy of Dunces” by John Kennedy Toole . Claire is a graduate of the Graphic Design program at Montana State University and created the original artwork during her senior capstone experience. The iconic book celebrates the Pulitzer Prize […]

Leisure and Luxury in the Age of Nero

This summer Dr. Regina Gee hosted an MSU study group at her research site of the Villa Oplontis, a luxurious Roman seaside villa buried in the same eruption of Mt. Vesuvius that also famously destroyed the nearby town of Pompeii in the year 79. The MSU contingent consisted of President Waded Cruzado, Dean Nancy Cornwell, […]

Political Portraiture in the United States and France

The Montana State University Foundation and the Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery are pleased to invite scholars, students, connoisseurs, and friends of American-French cultural exchange to attend an international conference, Political Portraiture in the United States and France during the Revolutionary and Federal Eras ca. 1776-1814, to be held in Nan Tucker McEvoy Auditorium of the […]

The Lift Tower Public Art Project Dedication

You are invited to the dedication ceremony on December 12th 4.00 pm on the front lawn of the School of Art. The dedication will be followed by a reception in The Helen E Copeland Gallery Haynes Hall.   Standing as tall as a fruit tree, Lift Tower’s steel branches, painted Bridger Bowl green support two […]