Current Exhibitions

Yellowstone Art Auction 52

January 24, 2020 - March 7, 2020
Every year, the Yellowstone Art Auction raises crucial support for the exhibitions and educational programs that the Yellowstone Art Museum presents to the community year-round. 

Collections Highlights: Beyond the Embrace

The selections from the permanent collection represented in this exhibition show a range of interpretations of Mother and Child through the eyes of various artists, spanning more than a century. Prominently featured in the exhibition is the iconic painting by Virginie Demont-Breton (French, 1859-1935), Fisherwoman Comes from Bathing her Children, on loan to the YAM from an Anonymous Donor through July 22, 2019. 

Collections Highlights: Will James Rides Again

The Yellowstone Art Museum announces a new installation of its Will James collection. The exhibition will include dozens of paintings and drawings from throughout James’ career, his parade saddle and chaps, and two portraits by Edward Curtis.

Collections Highlights: The Thing Itself

“The artistic image is not intended to represent the thing itself, but, rather, the reality of the force the thing contains.” – James Baldwin