Artist-in-Residence in the Studio

Keeara Rhoades

January 1, 2020 - December 20, 2020
Multimedia artist and professor at MSUB, Keeara Rhoades is the sixteenth artist in residence in the Gary and Melissa Oakland Studio, located in the YAM's Visible Vault. Her studio hours are Saturday, Sunday and Tuesday morning, Thursday morning and evening, and all day Friday through December, 2020.

Ben Pease

November 28, 2018 - November 28, 2019
Ben Pease is the 15th Gary and Melissa Oakland Artist-in-Residence at the YAM’s Visible Vault.

Renee Audette

October 31, 2017 - November 3, 2018
Renee Audette is the 14th Gary and Melissa Oakland Artist-in-Residence at the YAM’s Visible Vault. She is a figurative artist who creates emotionally-charged narrative sculptures and paintings related to human psychology and her own personal experiences.

Robin Earles

October 14, 2016 - October 15, 2017
Robin Earles is a painter and drawer working in Billings, MT. As well as having taught at the Orange County Museum of Art (CA), Yellowstone Art Museum, and giving lessons in her studio, Robin teaches at Rocky Mountain College.

Neil Jussila

November 14, 2015 - October 2, 2016
Jussila's expression, set against the contemplative backdrop of the Montana landscape, is about the luminous beauty of color and the lyrical nature of being.

Maggy Rozycki Hiltner

August 31, 2015 - November 6, 2015
The eleventh artist in the YAM’s residency program, Maggy Hiltner’s work will be featured in the museum’s upcoming exhibition Vantage Point: An Episodic Tale by Maggy Rozycki Hiltner, on view September 15 – November 8, 2015.

Edie Nadelhaft

August 14, 2015 - August 23, 2015
Edie Nadelhaft works in the Visible Vault's artist-in-residence studio in for the latter part of August 2015.

Louis Habeck

April 7, 2015 - August 3, 2015
Up-and-coming Billings artist Louis Habeck moves into the Visible Vault's artist-in-residence studio in April 2015.

Bently Spang

July 14, 2014 - March 13, 2015
Bently Spang takes his place as the next artist-in-residence in the studio at the Visible Vault.

John Pollock

March 24, 2014 - June 18, 2014
Kite artist John Pollock's work is on display in the exhibition "Art with a Blue Background" until August 10, 2014. A Reception for this exhibition will take place Thursday, July 17 at 5:30 p.m.

Igor Josifov

February 3, 2014 - February 28, 2014
Macedonian artist Igor Josifov was our sixth artist-in-residence is known for multi-disciplinary figurative works that he performs and exhibits internationally.

Patrick Smith

April 2, 2013 - January 31, 2014
Photographer Patrick Smith focuses on isolated landscapes and abstract nature of time.

Carol Spielman

July 2, 2012 - March 2, 2013
Painter Carol Spielman was the fourth artist in residence in the Visible Vault. She focuses on capturing the raw essence of the horse in her rich and colorful paintings.

Brooke Atherton

August 1, 2011 - June 20, 2012
Fiber Artist Brooke Atherton was our third artist-in-residence at the Visible Vault.

Brian Keith Scott

February 1, 2011 - July 31, 2011
Sculptor, and metal artist, Brian Keith Scott was our second artist-in-residence at the Visible Vault.

Tracy Linder

August 5, 2010 - January 31, 2011
Sculptor Tracy Linder was our first artist-in-residence at the Visible Vault.