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The University of Montana Western Fine Arts Gallery is committed to fostering creativity, inspiring artistic exploration, and enriching our community through the exhibition and celebration of diverse artistic expressions.

Gallery Hours

Open Monday-Friday from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. and 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

Gallery Location

Located on the south end first floor of Main Hall with convenient parking options. Click here to view the gallery on UMW’s interactive 3D map.

Corr Gallery

The Corr Gallery was named after Jim Corr in honor of his many years teaching in the Fine arts program at Montana Western. The Corr Gallery is the host to our visiting contemporary artist and student shows.

Walton Gallery

Named after Chuck and Genevieve Walton, in honor of their significant generosity in the formation of the Permanent collection. The Walton Gallery will show a rotating sample of the works from the University of Montana Western permanent collection.

Upcoming Exhibition:

Spring Student Art Show

April 11-26, 2024

Digital painting by UMW student Beatrice Penn.

Join us as we celebrate the end of the semester and showcase the incredible talent of Montana Western students during the Annual Student Art Show. This year’s show will be juried by Montana artist, Tandy Miles Riddle. Riddle recently held an exhibition at Montana Western titled “River Trip” where she displayed her award-winning plein air art inspired by the beauty she finds and explores in Southwest Montana.

Montana Western students interested in participating in the show can submit their work to the Fine Arts Gallery on April 8 or 9 from 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. Participants can submit up to three unique pieces of work. All submissions must be prepared to be displayed by either being framed or mounted. All forms of media will be accepted and any major is invited to participate.  

A free public reception will be held on Thursday, April 11 from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m. in UMW’s Fine Arts Gallery. Light refreshments will be served and awards will be presented to the top placing students during this time. The show will be open for viewing from April 11 – 26, 2024. Gallery hours are Monday through Friday 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. and 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.



Contact Information

Fine Arts Gallery


Jennifer Boysen | Coordinator, Fine Arts Gallery and Adjunct Art Instructor



[email protected]