Billings has contracted with a local artist, Terri Porta, for one year as an artist-in-residence for the Mobilize the MAGIC City project. The project is funded through an Our Town grant from the National Endowment for the Arts and the City of Billings Planning and Community Services Department.
Check the Members only section of the site for a NEW Call for Artists
Check the Members only section to give your input on what small groups you might like to participate in AND our new digital suggestion box
See the page "Spotlight on BAA Artist" to see the video and some pictures of Ev's studio and art.
BAA supports arts in the community with our Images Art Grants earmarked for Art Education. You can support this our mission with a monetary gift. 100% of your donation (less a small PayPal processing fee) will fund our Images Art Education Grant program.
Images Art Grants provide funds for art education in the schools, and will partially sponsor one MAP Program participant in 2023. See the Images Art Grant page for details.
Our Annual Billings Arts Association annual members exhibit and sale at Gainan's Garden Center
Monthly ArtShop meetings to connect with other artists for education, collaboration, inspiration, and community.
Executive Director - John Kennedy 406 366-9444
Assistant Director - Elizabeth Waddington 406 208-3146
Secretary - Patti Gordon 406 534-8393
Treasurer - Sandy Raymond 406 652-2053
To provide a supportive environment for visual artists of all skill levels to explore and enjoy their creativity
To support Art in our community through collaboration, education, and financial assistance
To provide a platform for local artists to add to the beauty of the communities where we live and work
There are plenty of opportunities to help further our cause. Helping with ArtShop, helping staff a show, artist demonstrations, becoming a Board or Committee Member, or just giving us ideas.
We're hoping that after visiting you will find something here that has fueled you creative engine. Your Arts Association is a great place to get inspired, and to help inspire the rest of us. We'd love to have you as a member. You can Join BAA here.
Billings Arts Association