Current Exhibitions

Modernist Intersections: The Tia Collection

July 27, 2017 - October 15, 2017
Modernist Intersections grows from the enthusiasm of one collector’s desire to share exceptional art with many audiences.  The exhibition invites dialog and personal connection.  The works stem from the early twentieth century to the present, relying on a broad definition of modernism.

Earth to Earth: Sediment to Sentiment

June 27, 2017 - October 15, 2017
Though one often thinks of Montana’s “Big Sky,” the Yellowstone Art Museum presents an exhibition that is grounded in monumental notions about the land. Included in the exhibition are three of German artist Anselm Kiefer's poignant and notable works.

Boundless Visions

Boundless Visions features changing selections from the YAM's permanent collections, which emphasize art from the mid-twentieth century to the present. This long-term exhibition is the only exhibition in Montana where you can learn the story of art in this region from its beginnings to the present day.


Art-o-mat machines are retired cigarette vending machines that have been converted to sell art. And just what exactly do you get from an Art-o-mat? The experience of pulling the knob alone is quite a thrill, but you also walk away with an original work of art. What an easy way to become an art collector!