Billings is a growing mecca.I've lived in new York..for this small city this museum has housed some of the greats like Charlie Russell but still have the charm to show off the talented artists. The interaction of some of their exhibits make it unique and kid friendly. Not your average sometime stuffy museum.come spend a day you won't be sorry
YAM is housed in the former Yellowstone County jail which has been beautifully modified to serve as an art museum. The staff were welcoming and well informed and we were delighted to be there the day after the opening of a spectacular show on the upper floor of the museum. For those who love fairly traditional photos of stunning scenery... 更多
The YAM has the most interesting shows up right now -- the very colorful painter's show in the main gallery as well as the wonderful show of photographer Mike Sample's work throughout our beautiful state. Most of these photos have not been public prior to this show -- and it is a don't miss! The Raven Cafe has delightful fresh... 更多
I had a few hours to spend in Billings so I decided to visit the local Art Museum. Incredibly friendly staff and interesting exhibitions.
I've been to this museum multiple times and enjoyed it every time. They feature different artists which I found very interesting. There was a video of a local artist and after watching this the paintings had more meaning when looking at them.
The collection doesn't exhibit a whole lot of pieces which appeal to me, but you'll probably find something to enjoy. Like art museums in many western towns, the YAM seems determined to be not just a 'western' museum, with lots of modern and abstract pieces to balance their fine Will James collection. On the plus side, admission is only $6,... 更多
Don't leave Billings without taking a look through the YAM. Featuring work by local, regional and nationally-known artists, you're sure to see something which surprises you!
I went to the museum to experience JAM at the YAM, and I was severely disappointed. I travel quite frequently, often by myself and art museums are a great place to spend some time and get a feel for the community. If I were to judge Billings on this museum, I would say it's tiny and a bit conceited----and Billings... 更多