Buffalo Stone painting by Louis Still Smoking

Creative Nations

Benefit Art Auction

Bleu Horse

Proceeds from this art auction support Native American scholarships in the College of Arts and Architecture.

March 6 - April 5, 2015

This is your chance to own one of Jim Dolan’s Bleu Horses and/or Louis Still Smoking’s original painting commissioned for this year's PFAS

The Montana State University Office of the President and the College of Arts & Architecture present a series of artistic and cultural events to celebrate Native American art & creativitiy.

Sherman Alexie

poet, writer, and filmmaker

Jerod Tate

classical composer and Emmy award winner

Joe Horse Capture

Associate Curator at National Museum of the American Indian-Smithsonian Institution.

LaDonna Harris

President of Americans for Indian Opportunity, social activist, statesman and national leader. 

Denise Juneau

Montana  Superintendent of Public Instruction

Joseph Kunkel

a Rose Architectural Fellow currently working directly with the Sustainable Native Communities Collaborative

Dr. Henrietta Mann

founding  President of the Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribal College

Chaske Spencer

poet, writer, and filmmaker

College of Arts & Architecture

Principal-in-Charge and CEO of Indigenous Design Studio + Architecture

All events are free and open to the public thanks to our donors. Learn more


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MSU Office of the PresidentMSU College of Arts and Architecture
The Legacy Society: Elise Donohue • Ilse-Mari and Denny Lee • Carol and Mike Smith
The President's Guild: MSU College of Letters and Science • Suzy Day and Jim Penhale • Jim Dolan • Iris Model • Dave and Kippy Sands

Join the "Friends" of the President’s Fine Arts Series