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Teen Art Wanderings this Summer

In this mixed media drawing course, We will work largely in the field, as well as taking photos to use later as references and discuss. The course is open to teen girls age 13 and 14 who wish to experiment with various media including acrylics, watercolor, pastel, pencil, ink, charcoal and collage. Students will explore the styles of contemporary artists who focus on landscape, nature, botany and the urban landscape. Only 4 students = lots of individual attention.

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Syrinx Effect to Perform at Sound Gallery

Syrinx Effect plays at Sound Gallery April 15th! Naomi Moon Siegel and Kate Olson. An acoustic-electric duo with endless possibilities, Syrinx Effect plays their own blend of folk punk jazz. They easily switch between dreamy ambient loops, catchy pop riffs and found sounds, all the while paying homage to their free improv roots. Come support live jazz in Helena Montana -- call us to reserve seats. Limited to 48 seats. See you!

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Mary Beth Shaughnessy "Untitled" painting

Sunday Art Sesh – Intuitive Painting Series

A Four-Part Workshop: Mindful Art using Your Intuition Dec 4 & 18 and Jan 8 & 15 from 2 to 5pm This series of four Sunday afternoons is for anyone who wants to explore how meditation, mindfulness and intuition can lead or inform our creativity. Whether you are an experienced artist, new to art, or someone interested in letting your …

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Dan McArdle featured in new documentary video

We are happy to welcome Helena Montana woodcarver, Dan McArdle, to our roster of artists at 1+1=1 Gallery. He is part of our current two-artist exhibit titled “Forest Stream Prairie.” This is Dan’s very first gallery exhibit and his artwork has sold extremely well. There are only two of his large carvings and a handful of …

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Back in stock: cups by Sarah Magar

Just brought a box of warm-out-of-the-oven Sarah Magar cups home. I'm in love…. these will be available at our Annual Small Works Show starting Nov 18th. #1plus1is1gallery #helenamontana #artgallery #ceramicart #porcelain #ceramiccups #pottery A photo posted by Maureen Shaughnessy (@maureenshaughnessy) on Oct 29, 2016 at 9:00pm PDT

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Sunday Art Sesh – Dream Art Series

This series of two Sunday afternoons is for anyone who wants to -- artfully -- explore and encourage their dreams, or learn to help others do this. Whether you are an experienced artist, new to art, a therapist, or someone interested in letting your creativity blossom, you are going to love this dream illustration series.

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Forest Stream Prairie Oct 7 to Nov 14 2016

FOREST STREAM PRAIRIE (Oct 7th and runs through Nov 14th) features new works by two Helena artists. Dan McArdle will show his latest sculptural relief wood carvings of stream bottoms with trout, prairie grasses and Big Leaf Maple leaves.  Maureen Shaughnessy has been working on a new series of delicately detailed monoprints inspired by Montana grasslands …

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Bob Nell Acclaimed Jazz Pianist

Bob Nell in Concert Sunday September 25th, 2016   Please join us at 1+1=1 Gallery for another fabulous performance of original music — this time, Bozeman composer and performer extraordinaire Bob Nell performs his own jazz piano solos. innovative. tender. Unpredictable. Extraordinary. Sublime. Brilliant. Simply Great. Words and phrases used to describe Bob Nell and his …

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Sound Gallery Founder Honored with Award

M.J. Williams, founder of Sound Gallery in Helena Montana, and acclaimed jazz vocalist, trombonist and composer, is one of five distinguished Montana artists who will be honored in December, 2016, as a recipient of the Governor's Arts Award. The other honorees are Jack Gladstone, Neal and Karen Lewing, Rick Newby and Patrick Zentz.

The awards ceremony will be held on December 2nd, 2016 at 3:00 pm at the Montana State Capitol.I am so proud to say that I know and work with Willie! I'll be there!

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Dan McArdle detail of Stream

Forest Stream Prairie Art Exhibit

Please join us for the opening reception of our newest art exhibit, FOREST STREAM PRAIRIE on Friday evening October 7th. Where: 1+1=1 Gallery 434 North Last Chance Gulch, Helena When: Oct 7th 5 to 8 pm What: artist talks 5:30-6pm … reception 6-8pm Artists featured in the exhibit will give casual gallery talks from 5:30 to 6pm. The …

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