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Museum Artists


The Museum Artists comprise a membership category of The Art Museum of Eastern Idaho (TAM) that as a group is dedicated to providing a positive and enriching venue for the community of artists at all stages in their personal development, energetically contributing to the cultural and educational missions of the museum. The Museum Artist group offers a gathering place where artists can find educational and exhibition opportunities and a welcoming atmosphere of friendship and support.

Activities at the Museum

FIGURE SESSIONS ON MONDAYS
Join us for Open Studio drawing and painting sessions with a live model, open exclusively to Museum Artist members. This month's sessions are scheduled for Monday, December 10 from 5 - 8 pm. $10 per session.
Click here for the 2018 Open Studio schedule.

Long Pose: Open Studio
January 18 & 19
Friday 9 am – 12 pm & 2 pm – 5 pm
Saturday, 9 am – 12 pm
At the request of our Museum Artists, TAM is offering a special long-pose open studio opportunity for artists interested in a more focused study of the figure. Join us for one, or all three, three-hour block sessions with the same model.
$45 for all three sessions Early Bird Special $40 for all three sessions (ends Jan 13)
$15 per one three-hour session
Call us at 208-524-7777 to register or click here to register online.

Museum Artist Meeting

Friday, January 25, 2019 at 12 pm
Connecting Points
Gloria Miller Allen will demonstrate watercolor painting techniques.

Friday, February 1, 2019 at 12 pm
Connecting Points
Linda Aman’s presentation, "The Essence of Yellowstone Through the Eyes of an Artist" to learn more about her experience as Artist in Residence at Yellowstone National Park.

Call for Artists

ARTmart
November 8 - December 29, 2018
Please pick-up all unsold artwork between 11 am and 5 pm, Wednesday, January 2 through Saturday, January 5, 2019. Artists relinquish all rights and interest to items not retrieved within 45 days. Click here for more information.

Corridor Gallery Application 2020- 2021
The Corridor Gallery is open to residents of Idaho 18 years or older. Artists for consideration in the Corridor Gallery must submit 15 to 18 images in digital format (JPG images at 300 dip) for review by the Exhibits Committee. Applications are due Wednesday, February 13, 2019. Click here for application.

Art Organization Application 2020 - 2021
The Studio Gallery is open to all art organizations based in Idaho. Organizations applying for consideration in the Studio Gallery must submit 15 to 18 images in digital format (JPG images at 300 dip) for review by the Exhibit's Committee. Applications are due Wednesday, February 13, 2019. Click here for application.

Adult Classes and Workshops

TAM offers a variety of educational opportunities for artists at all stages in their artistic development. Visit Adult Classes page for information on upcoming classes and workshops.

EMAIL NOTIFICATIONS

If you are a current Museum Artist and have not been receiving email correspondence from TAM, please send an e-mail to education coordinator Liz Salisbury at artworks@theartmuseum.org to ensure the museum has your most current/correct email address on file. Please also add Liz's e-mail address to your address book to avoid messages going directly to your spam folder.

  • Explore throwing pots on the pottery wheel, hand-building techniques and the glazing process to create fun and functional pieces.
  • Explore throwing pots on the pottery wheel, hand-building techniques and the glazing process to create fun and functional pieces.
  • TAM is offering a special long-pose open studio opportunity for artists interested in a more focused study of the figure. Join us for one, or all three, three-hour block sessions with the same model.
  • Explore throwing pots on the pottery wheel, hand-building techniques and the glazing process to create fun and functional pieces.
  • Explore throwing pots on the pottery wheel, hand-building techniques and the glazing process to create fun and functional pieces.