Art Museum of Missoula
Miriam Schapiro: Works on Paper, a Thirty Year Retrospective, an exhibition of work by a pioneer of feminist art. The show is on view in all galleries through Nov. 24. At 335 North Pattee. Call 728-0447.
University Center Gallery
Wood Works, a show of carved wood sculptures by UM graduate student Roger Wing. Opening reception and slide presentation by the artist this Friday, Oct. 29 from 1 to 3 p.m. On display through Nov. 12. On the second floor at the University Center. Call 243-4991.
UC Conference Rooms
Waterscapes, photography from around the world by Darren D. Guyaz, in rooms 215 and 216. Also, Fresh Works, mixed media pieces by Jayne R. Piazza, in room 207. And Fire Lake Monoprints by Martha Elizabeth, in room 222. All shows on display through Dec. 15. Call 243-4991.
UC North Lounge
Into the Wild, mixed media on canvas by Greg O’Toole. Also, clay sculpture by Andrea Tuinstra, and mixed media sculpture by Daniel Kraus. All shows on display through Dec. 15. Call 243-4991.
UM’s Gallery of Visual Arts
Masalai I Kapsaitim, a collection of work from Papua New Guinea and the work of Steven and Bev Beck-Glueckert. The pair traveled throughout Papua New Guinea in 1998. At UM’s Social Science Building. Call 243-2813.
Henry Meloy Gallery
Weaving For Freedom, a collection of contemporary Dineh Navajo Rugs from a non-profit art collective in Arizona. Also in the gallery are photographs by Lisa Law as part of her Tribal Vision show. Both shows run through Dec. 1. Call 243-2019.
Rocky Mountain School of Photography
Celebrating the Earth, color photographs of landscapes and nature scenes by Brenda Tharp. At 210 N. Higgins, Suite 101. Call 543-0171.
An exhibit featuring wood-fired pottery by Helena artist Jeanette Rakowski, as well as mixed-media work by Bev Beck-Glueckert. At 11 North Higgins. Call 549-3596.
Ceramicist Martha Elizabeth shows clay masks; beadmaker Theresa Grout shows tools and techniques for making glass beads; Glenn and Amity Parks transform their children’s vision of the world into fine ceramics. At 306 N. Higgins. Call 721-5848.
The artist of the month is Cynthia Laundrie, whose painted wall sculptures were created with the interior of Bernice’s in mind. Runs through October. At 190 S. 3rd W. Call 728-1358.
Confront, Assimilate & Transform, acrylic-on-canvas works by Paul Cunningham. On display throughout November. Call 728-8780.
Celia’s Big Blue Show, the first solo show of Celia Grohmann of Stevensville. The collection features new, vibrant acrylic work on canvas. At 111 N. Higgins. Call 542-1337.
A collection of work by artist Henrik Kam. At 123 West Broadway. Call 721-3154 for details.
Food For Thought
Group exhibition of work by the members of the Rocky Mountain Photo Club. At 540 Daly Ave. Call 721-6033.
Hockaday Museum of Art
Frontier Montana Gathering of Artists, a group exhibition of works sponsored by the National Park Service. Also Stone Poems, mixed-media sculptures by Frances Dillon Foley. And The Pleasure of Pain, sculptural installations by Bozeman artist Chandler Dayton. All shows run through Nov. 13. At 302 Second Street in Kalispell. Call 755-5268.
Monte Dolack Gallery
New etchings of Montana landscapes by renowned Simms, Mont., artist Jeff Walker. At 139 W. Front. Call 549-3248.
My Mother, Myself: A Dedication to an Amazing Woman, a show of phototransfers by Holly Andres. At 529 S. Higgins. Call 549-2790.
Souce Souce Hair Designs
Third Annual Dia de Los Muertos Festival, including a Day of the Dead art reception with more than 35 artists. Also a dance performance by Out of Africa, music by Cocinando and a fashion show. Saturday, Oct. 30 from 6 to 11 p.m. Tickets $10. 77 Third Ave. West in North Kalispell. Call 752-3501.
New, three-year exhibition, Hallways to History: A Photographic Walk Through Missoula’s Past, featuring 90 historic photos on display throughout the mall’s three main hallways. Now on display. Call 721-5140.
Western Reflections, featuring paintings by George Gogas and Howard Post. At 121 West Broadway. Call 721-5460.