Events for Kevin Red Star

2019 Wine and Food Festival for MSU Billings Foundation

May 13 – 18, 2019
1500 University Drive
Billings, MT 59101

The Montana State University Billings Foundation’s Wine & Food Festival has become the signature event in Montana and the region for wine and culinary enthusiasts. Whether it’s enjoying guest chef dinners, wine tasting parties, or our famous two-part wine & food event under the grand tent, there’s something for everyone. 

Kevin Red Star has donated an afternoon of painting with him and two originals on paper.

2019 Food for Thought at The Billings Public Library

Kevin Red Star will be a table host at this year’s Food for Thought at The Billings Public Library.

Thursday, June 6, 2019

46th Annual Art in the Beartooths

An annual fundraiser with proceeds providing the community and many visitors the very best in arts programming throughout the year. Join 30 artists painting live on the deck of the Depot Gallery and in Lion’s Park. Stop by and watch them create! Chat with the artists about their work and maybe find a new favorite artist.

Saturday, July 13th, 2019
9 am – 9 pm
Lion’s Club Park
11 West 8th Street, Red Lodge, MT 59068

Big Sky Art Auction 2019

The annual Big Sky Art Auction features $500,000+ of traditional and contemporary Western art, including Kevin Red Star. More details soon. Website

Big Sky Art Auction
Sunday, July 21, 2019
Under the Big Tent at the PBR Arena in Big Sky Town Center

Artist Reception & Preview
Saturday, July 20

Warrior Taste Fest 2019



Warrior Taste Fest is a tasting of some of the best restaurants, breweries, and distilleries under the Big Sky. This event benefits Warriors and Quiet Waters Foundation. Kevin Red Star will be painting in the Quick Finish event with other artists. The artworks will  then be auctioned in a live auction.

Friday July 26
6pm – 10pm
Gallatin Country Fairgrounds
Bozeman, MT

Santa Fe New Mexico Indian Market 2019


August 13 – 18, 2019
Santa Fe, New Mexico

Friday August 16:
Best of Show Ceremony and Luncheon
Sneak Preview of Award-Winning Art
General Preview of Award-Winning Art

101st Crow Fair Celebration Powwow & Rodeo

August 14 – 19, 2019
Crow Agency, Montana

The Annual Crow Fair Celebration Powwow & Rodeo 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.

38th Annual Buffalo Bill Art Show & Sale

September 20 – 21, 2019
Buffalo Bill Center of the West
720 Sheridan Ave, Cody, WY 82414

The Buffalo Bill Art Show & Sale is a fine art sale with a Western theme, offering works relating to the land, people and wildlife of the American West. Artists offer a broad range of stylistic interpretations of the West, in oil painting, watercolor, pastel, sculpture, ceramic and mixed media. All works are original art.

The Buffalo Bill Art Show & Sale benefits the prestigious Buffalo Bill Center of the West. The art exhibition, housed in the Buffalo Bill Center of the West’s John Bunker Sands Photography Gallery, is free for public viewing each September. Main events include the Friday evening Auction, where guests view the exhibition a final time, then stroll to the beautiful party tent adjacent to the museum for food, drinks, live music and a spirited auction; and the Saturday morning Quick Draw, where guests enjoy breakfast then observe nearly thirty painters and sculptors at work in the Robbie Powwow Garden, often using live models, to complete a piece in one hour.

2019 Ronald McDonald House Billings Fundraiser



This year’s Ronald McDonald House Billings Fundraiser “Corks & Canvas” will be September 27, 2019. Kevin Red Star will be painting a wine label and the original will be auctioned. Facebook page…

Past Events for 2019

7th Annual Big Sky Auction for the Arts

Saturday March 30 2019
The Auction evening begins at 6 p.m., with a “Quick Finish” session with well-known artists including Kevin Red Star, John Potter, Carol Speilman, Michael Blessing, Harry Koyama, Meagan Blessing, Julie Chapman, Todd Connor, John Potter, Tom English, Shirle Wempner, Mike Barlow, Barb Schwarz Karst, Rocky Hawkins, and more. These artists will be finishing their work during the first part of the event, and then the final pieces will be auctioned off later in the evening. People are encouraged to come early and watch as the pieces come to life, then finished and framed in front of them. There will also be several other finished works auctioned off, including new pieces from R. Tom Gilleon and Joe Kronenberg.

Moonlight Lodge
66 Mountain Loop Rd
Big Sky MT 59716

Yellowstone Art Art Auction 51

Sundancers-Eagle Breath Whistles by Kevin Red Star

51st Annual Art Auction at Yellowstone Art Museum
Exhibition: January 25 – March 9, 2019
Auction: Saturday, March 9, 2019 – 5-11 pm
Yellowstone Art Museum
401 N 27th St, Billings, MT 59101
(406) 256-6804


Out West Art Show and Sale 2019

The Autry Museum Masters of the American West

A Small Scouting Party of Crow Indian Warriors/Wolves by Kevin Red Star

Masters of the American West Show & Sale at The Autry Museum
February 9 – March 24, 2019
4700 Western Heritage Way – Griffith Park, Los Angeles CA 90027
(323) 667-2000

The country’s premier Western art show, the Masters of the American West Art Exhibition and Sale features paintings and sculptures by 64 contemporary, nationally recognized artists. Proceeds from Masters support the Autry’s many educational and community outreach programs.


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