When Joliet sculptor Charlie Ringer says he’ll ride his newest creation, that’s no bull.
The late Bruce Putnam, director of aviation and transit for the city of Billings for 27 years, used to envision a string of bison sculptures stretching from the airport down to the city center and on to the Yellowstone River.
The large buffalo that Billings artist Angela Babby painted on rip-stop nylon is dramatic.
Three Billings-area women are among 11 people statewide who received 2011 Artist Innovation Awards from the Montana Arts Council.
Angela Babby’s art glass mosaic works reflect her Oglala Sioux heritage.
For the First Friday in July, the Galleries at 2500 Montana Avenue are presenting Wet Paint on Montana Avenue.