Dick Idol Signature Gallery
238 Central Ave.
Montana’s most unique fine art gallery, featuring oil paintings, bronze sculptures and more from some of the western art world’s finest artists, including Colt Idol, one of the fastest rising stars in the western art world today. Colt Idol has brought a dramatic sense of light and dazzling color to some of the most iconic images of the West. A Whitefish native, he is one of the most sought after young artists today. The gallery also features beautiful one of a kind antler furniture and fine art animal mounts for the home, a Dick Idol exclusive. We invite you to experience a truly remarkable fine art gallery in beautiful downtown Whitefish.
Frame of Reference Fine Art
235 Central Ave.
After serving the Flathead valley for 19 years from their Bigfork location, Frame of Reference Fine Art is now located on Central Avenue in Whitefish. We exhibit works by both contemporary artists and a unique selection of classic Western fine art in a variety of mediums, including paintings, photography, sculpture, blown glass, and historic artifacts rooted in the region’s diverse heritage. From emerging young artists to acclaimed masters, our ever-changing collection warrants a visit every time you’re in town. We are renowned for exceptional custom framing – from small projects to immense shadow boxes, our selection, our knowledge, creative vision, and attention to detail are unparalleled. At Frame of Reference Fine Art, Perspective is Everything!
Going To The Sun Gallery
137 Central Avenue
Going To The Sun Gallery, located in the heart of downtown Whitefish, proudly presents 22 Montana and regional artists. The gallery which carries only original works also offers custom made jewelry and antique furnishings. Representing: Virginie Baude, Kevin Bowers, James Corwin, Dustin Curtis, Mya Delode, Brent Flory, Patricia Griffin, Frank Hagel, Ken Hansen, Tom Hjorleifson, Gary Johnson, Lance Johnson, Joe Kronenberg, Jenifer Li, Karen Leigh, Rochelle Lombardi, Katherine McNeill, Krystii Melaine, Jack Muir, Wanda Mumm, Nicholas Oberling, Michael Naranjo, Daniel Parker, Reg Parsons, Yvette Rosa, Charley Shipley, Laurie Stevens, Paul Surber, Carol Lee Thompson, Randy VanBeek, and Tim Wold.
McGough & Company
131 Central Avenue
For the past 28 years, McGough & Company has been offering unique jewelry and gifts with a smile and great service. The store offers some of the most sought after brands including Tacori, Gabriele & Co, Citizen & Bulova watches and Chamilia beads. With our large selection of loose diamonds, Montana Sapphires, Montana Yogo Sapphires, Precious & Semi-Precious stones, we are able to accommodate the most sophisticated tastes and designs. McGough & Company… “Where Montana Gets Engaged!”
Stephen Isley Jewelry
241 Central Avenue
Stephen Isley Jewelry and Fine Art specializes in custom designed fine jewelry and original fine art by regional artists. Stephen Isley Jewelry is proud to create an inviting and eclectic gallery of distinction where contemporary paintings, glass, wood, and bronze sculptures blend with iconic Native American works. The gallery presents the perfect balance of Montana sophistication and rugged allure. Come in to see the latest works by featured artists: Kage Harp, Betsey Hurd, Kim Shirley, Cassiel Leroux, Richie Carter, and others!
Stumptown Art Studio
145 Central Avenue
As Whitefish Montana’s community art center since 1995, Stumptown Art Studio offers programs for art lovers of all ages and interests. The gallery area hosts monthly exhibits and sales by local artists. Ongoing classes, workshops, a clay co-operative, field trips, outreach with the Van Gogh (art mobile) and walk-in pottery painting, glass-fusing and mosaic-making are all available. Last year, Stumptown Art Studio, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, celebrated its 20th anniversary by establishing a permanent endowment fund!
Sunti World Art Gallery
345 Spokane Ave.
Internationally acclaimed sculptor, Sunti Pichetchaiyakul, is one of the world’s leading artists
of portraiture and of hyper-realism. An award winning member of the Portrait Society of America, Sunti’s “Legends” collections are regarded for their spiritual essence and lifelike qualities, featuring detail never before seen in bronze. His gallery presents a tasteful fusion of east meets west; representing some of the ﬁnest contemporary painters in Asia and North America. Sunti World Art Gallery boasts of both culture and class, showcasing not only original masterpieces, but also offering a selection of handmade gifts from the coasts of the Bay of Bengal to the islands of the Andaman Sea.
The Purple Pomegranate
222 Central Avenue
Come browse through the eclectic selection of handcrafted artware from more than 150 American artists at The Purple Pomegranate. We have a unique selection of jewelry, metal work, ceramics, glass, wood work, mixed media, fiber art and prints. Each month for Gallery Nights a featured artist is presented and the 2016 schedule includes an amazing array of artwork.
The Walking Man Frame Shop & Gallery
305 Baker Avenue
The Walking Man Frame Shop & Gallery offers full-servicecustom framing & exhibits contemporary local & regional artwork. We feature a wide variety of mediums, including oil, acrylic, ceramics, photography and indoor/outdoor sculpture. Current artists include Andrea Brew, Mark Baumbach, Judy Cockrell, Danny Kraus, Justin Anthony, Essie Roberts, Oliva Stark, Ginger Mesko, Kelly West, Peter Moore, and Pete Stecher to name a few, with new artists being introduced each year. Our framing services vary from dry-mounting to custom hand-wrapped matting, shadowboxes & mirrors, with a large selection of moulding choices, including reclaimed barnwood frames by local craftsman, Kim Lucier and handmade steel & aluminum frames by Terence Gill.
Whitefish Pottery & Stillwater Gallery
240-242 Central Avenue
Whitefish Pottery produces a full line of functional stoneware pottery as well as representing artists from the Flathead Valley and across Montana. Featuring a variety of pottery styles and techniques, as well as photography, paintings, etchings, Giclee prints, and a number of souvenir and food items, there is always something unique to be found. Stillwater Gallery is attached to Whitefish Pottery and hosts local and regional talented artists in monthly shows. From one-of-a-kind sculptures and artworks to our ever popular Mini-Pots – all under one roof. Call 862-8211 for pottery tours!
White Apple Gallery
19 Baker Ave.
White Apple is the only exclusively contemporary gallery in Whitefish, representing many of the most well-known, award winning and established contemporary artists in the West along with exciting, high-demand emerging artists having a strong impact in the contemporary art world. A number of these are represented in permanent museum collections and regularly exhibit in select galleries throughout the U.S. and Europe. White Apple artists re-imagine a modern experience of the West, and come together in a shared vision to bring contemporary artistic voices to Montana. The gallery carries original works of paintings, digital art & photography, multimedia, sculpture & 3D, and drawings. White Apple symbolizes creativity and uniqueness. The West Reimagined.