About Us

The Out West Art Show & Sale at the Best Western Heritage Plus Inn in Great Falls, Montana offers the premier artwork that western art patrons have come to expect. This event features the works of more than 140 artists from the United States and Canada at one of the largest art shows in the country.

Located in the adopted hometown of western art luminary Charles “Kid” Russell, the show carries on the legacy of 46 plus years. This art show originated with the acclaimed Russell Auction.

Visitors can browse 110 artists’ exhibition rooms, Eight gallery showrooms. Out West artists also invest in the future through the Young Masters mentoring program involving area high school students.

The majority of artists participating in The Russell are represented at the Out West Art Show at the Heritage Inn. Many of our artists have exhibited at our art show for over 20 years, some for as many as 39 years.

The Out West Art Show & Sale runs during Western Art Week in Great Falls, still contemporaneous with The Russell: An Exhibition and Auction to Benefit the C.M. Russell Museum. Western Art Week in Great Falls a premier “Go To” annual event in the western art world.

Come to the Out West Art Show & Sale, March 14-17, 2018 and see why Great Falls is the capital of the western art world!

*The Out West Art Show & Sale is an event produced by the Out West Art Foundation, Inc. a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization.