HOCKADAY MUSEUM EVENTS DECEMBER 2016–JANUARY 2017

Calendar

December 2016:

Docent Guided Tour, participation included with admission, Every Saturday at 1:00pm
Learn about the current exhibits from a trained Hockaday docent.

Friday, December 2, 2016
Downtown Kalispell Art Walk
5:00–9:00pm
Free Admission
Enjoy the current exhibitions, shop the gift shop, and explore all of the benefits of becoming a member of the Hockaday Museum of Art.

Thursday, December 8, 2016
Senior Tour & Tea Day
Free Admission for Seniors Age 60+
Complimentary coffee, tea & cookies, 10:30 AM Docent-led Tour

Saturday, December 10, 2016
Crits & Croissants: A Saturday Morning Artists’ Critique
10:30am–12:00pm
Participation Fee: Members/$5, Non-members/$10
Bring one piece of your recently created artwork for a professional critique by the month’s guest artist, painter Tom Saubert.

January 2017:

Docent Guided Tour, participation included with admission, Every Saturday at 1:00 PM
Learn about the current exhibits from a trained Hockaday docent.

November 3, 2016 – January 14, 2017
Members’ Salon – An Annual Exhibition of Artist Member Works
Hockaday members who are artists, by vocation or by avocation, exhibit one piece of their artwork in the media of their choice, created in the past year.

November 10, 2016 – January 21, 2017
Journey: A Painter’s Life – Karen Leigh
This glorious exhibit is a retrospective of the delicate and stunning transparent watercolors of Karen Leigh. Choosing subjects and materials that are traditional in nature and in application, Karen is always on the lookout for “accidental magnificence” and finding beauty in unexpected places.

January 19 – March 4, 2017
Music to My Eyes – Children’s Art Exhibition
Sounds can express ideas and emotions through the elements of rhythm, melody, harmony, and color. This display of children’s art demonstrates how visual art can express not only sound, but these same concepts.

January 26 – February 18, 2017
Ten Days – Kenneth Yarus and Richie Carter
Showcasing a series of onsite oil paintings completed during a ten day artist residency in the Bob Marshall Wilderness Complex in August 2016, Kenneth and Richie display a number of these small works along with several larger studio works inspired by their time in the Wilderness. A short documentary film shows how their time was spent at Granite Cabin in the Great Bear Wilderness.

January 12, 2017
Senior Tour & Tea Day
Free Admission for Seniors Age 60+ 10:30am–4:00pm
Complimentary coffee, tea & cookies, 10:30am Docent-led Tour

Thursday, January 12, 2017
Winter Art Maker Series: Nicholas Oberling
6:00–7:30pm
Admission: Members/Free, Non-members/$15
Come join painter Nicholas Oberling for an evening of interactive learning as he creates a new piece of art for the Winter Art Maker Series.

Saturday, January 14, 2017
Crits & Croissants: A Saturday Morning Artists’ Critique
10:30am–12:00pm
Participation Fee: Members/$5, Non-members/$10
Bring one piece of your recently created artwork for a professional critique by the month’s guest artist, painter Karen Leigh.

Saturday, January 14, 2017
Watercolor Painting Demonstration with Karen Leigh
2:00–4:00pm
Admission: Included with your Museum Admission
Karen creates a painting before the eyes of the participants, and discusses techniques, composition, design, and creating textures.

Thursday, January 19, 2017
Opening Reception: Music To My Eyes – Children’s Art Exhibition
5:00pm–7:00pm
Admission: Free
Sounds can express ideas and emotions through the elements of rhythm, melody, harmony, and color. This display of children’s art demonstrates how visual art can express not only sound, but these same concepts.

Thursday, January 26, 2017
Opening Reception: Ten Days – Kenneth Yarus and Richie Carter
5:00pm–7:00pm
Admission: Free
A series of onsite oil paintings completed during a ten day artist residency in the Bob Marshall Wilderness Complex in August 2016 is accompanied by several larger studio works inspired by the artists’ wilderness experience.

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