Upcoming Events for Kevin Red Star

Action Abstraction Redefined

Action Abstraction Redefined features paintings and works on paper from the IAIA Museum of Contemporary Native Arts (MoCNA) permanent collection created in the 1960s and 1970s. The artists in this exhibition challenged stereotypical expectations of Indian art by experimenting with American modern art movements such as Abstract Expressionism, Color Field and Hard-edge Painting combined with art influences from their own cultural heritage. More info…
Drawing by Kevin Red Star (1965)
Reception: August 17, 5-7pm.
The exhibit will be up through 2018.
IAIA Museum of Contemporary Native Arts
108 Cathedral Place
Santa Fe New Mexico 87501
(505) 983-8900

Past Events for 2017


One Man Show at Stapleton Gallery - September 30, 2017

One Man Show
September 30, 2017
Stapleton Gallery
104 North Broadway, Suite 204
Billings, Montana 59101
406 384 0996


Four Directions / Quatre Directions at Gallery Orenda, Paris: May 18th - September 30, 2017

Kevin Red Star will be participating in an exhibition titled Four Directions / Quatre Directions – Grands maitres de l’art amérindien aux Etats Unis – at Galerie Orenda in Paris, May 18th – September 30, 2017.

Galerie Orenda
54 rue de Verneuil
75007 Paris, France
Tel: (+33) 1 49 26 90 09




Angel Horses of a Different Color

Angel Horses of a Different Color
The barn dance will be held at White Aspen ranch once again September 23rd in Billings Montana. The band will be Bruce Hauser and the Sawmill Creek Band. Tickets for the always sold out event are $50.00 for single and $500.00 for a reserved table of eight which includes wine, dinner, dance, live and silent auction and off course the auction of the colts. The colts will be on display at Gallery Interiors downtown Billings, and also at all Farmers Markets and the Montana Fair.

Some of the items for the live auction are two tickets to the Super Bowl, Plus a trip to Hawaii, two behind home plate tickets to either Boston Red Sox Yankee game or Yankee Boston Red Sox game plus the colts and more amazing auction items that you can follow on Angel Horses Facebook page.

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One Man Show: Horse People - Sorrel Sky Gallery - August 2017

Kevin Red Star: One Man Show
“Horse People”
August 2017
Opening: August 4, 5-7:30 pm
Sorrel Sky Gallery
125 W. Palace Avenue
Santa Fe, New Mexico 87501
505 501 6555
“A one-man show, opening during First Friday Art Walk, features internationally and nationally acclaimed Crow artist, Kevin Red Star. Red Star’s imagery fully captures the essence of his culture, providing the viewer with a visual history and authentic insights into the “Horse People.” The show continues through the month of August.” More Info…

99th Annual Crow Fair Celebration Powwow & Rodeo 2017

99th Annual Crow Fair Celebration Powwow & Rodeo
August 16 – 21, 2017
Crow Agency
Big Horn County, Montana
Includes parades, a four-day powwow, a rodeo and horse races. The Crow Fair Celebration is the largest Native American event in Montana, and one of the biggest powwows in the country. Held each year in Crow Agency, Montana by The Apsáalooke people of the Crow Indian Reservation just South of Hardin, Montana. Also known as the “Tipi Capital of the world”, Crow Fair begins on the third Thursday in August and attracts more than 50,000 spectators and participants from the around the world.

Color is the Medicine - July 27th, 2017

Color is the Medicine
July 27th, 2017
Stapleton Gallery
104 North Broadway, Suite 204
Billings, Montana 59101
406 384 0996


44th Annual Art in the Beartooths - July 8, 2017

Art In The Beartooths
Kevin Red Star will be painting live!
Saturday July 8th, 2017
9:30 am – 9 pm
Lion’s Club Park
11 West 8th Street
Red Lodge, MT 59068
The event will be held at Lions Park in Red Lodge on Saturday, July 8th. The three signature artists will be joined for a day of live outdoor painting by 30 additional Guild artists, and guests will enjoy watching some of the finest artists in our region create. A catered supper with no-host bar and Live and Silent Auctions will complete the evening.

Sorrel Sky Gallery Workshop: Learning the Acrylic Layering Technique From a Master

Artist/Teacher: Kevin Red Star
April 21  – 23, 2017
Cost: $600
Sorrel Sky Gallery 
125 W. Palace Avenue
Santa Fe, New Mexico 87501
505 501 6555
Kevin Red Star paints with bold lines, vibrant colors and a deep respect for his Crow heritage. His imagery is contemporary yet historical in nature. With over 100 exhibitions to his credit across the U.S. and abroad, including one-man shows in Paris, Berlin, Tokyo and Peking, Kevin’s work can be found in permanent and private collections around the world. He has an enormous amount of experience, skill and artistry to share. This 3-day workshop will focus on layering with acrylics using tipis as the inspirational subject matter.

Native Treasures Indian Arts Festival 2017

Native Treasures Indian Arts Festival
May 26 – 28, 2017
Santa Fe Community Convention Center
201 W Marcy Street
Santa Fe, NM
The festival is an event of major importance that promotes living Native artists, sustains tribal culture, and supports MIAC’s exhibitions and educational programs through the Museum of New Mexico Foundation. Please join us at this year’s Native Treasures, and help us a make a positive impact in the lives of living Native artists and those who seek to learn about Native American culture.

Out West Show Art & Sale 2017

Out West Show Art & Sale
March 15 – 18, 2017
Best Western Heritage Plus Inn
1700 Fox Farm Rd
Great Falls MT 59404
Kevin Red Star will be in rooms 296 & 298.
Free to the public.
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.

The Arts Council of Big Sky - Fifth Annual Auction for the Arts

March 23, 2017
6 – 9 pm
Moonlight Basin Lodge
Big Sky MT 59716
Online Auction Catalog

The Arts Council of Big Sky is pleased to be hosting its fifth annual fund-raising art auction event on Thursday, March 23, at Moonlight Basin Lodge, from at 6-9 p.m. There will be a quick-finish session followed by a live auction with some of the most recognized artists in the West. Confirmed artists include Tom Gilleon, Kevin Red Star, Carol Hagan, Gary Lynn Roberts, Michael Ome Untiedt, Carol Speilman, Michael Blessing, Laurie Stevens, Susan Blackwood, Meagan Blessing, Julie Chapman, Todd Connor, Howard Friedland, Harry Koyama, John Potter, Tom English, Shirle Wempner and Greg Woodard. In addition, a silent auction will feature local and regional artists. Delicious food and live music will complete the event, which is the only dedicated fundraising effort of the year for the Arts Council.

Tickets are $75/general admission and $125 for VIP, which includes an exclusive artist luncheon on the day of the event as well as preferred seating at the live auction. Call 995-2742 for more information and reservations. Tickets price includes two drink tickets.


Whoa Nelly - Art of The Horse

Friday, February 17th, 2017
6pm – 9pm
Stapleton Gallery
104 North Broadway, Suite 204
Billings, Montana 59101
Tel 406 384 0996

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