Arts Transform Communities: Montana Arts Integration Conference

Imagine a world where classrooms are incubators of imagination; where students are empowered by collaboration and innovation. Imagine a world where creativity rules.

Arts Transform Community: Montana Arts Integration Conference 2018, Montana’s premier gathering of leaders in creative education, will take place on the University of Montana campus in Missoula, Mont., June 27-29, 2018. This 3-day event is designed for people interested in advancing arts in communities and education across the nation, dynamically blending educators, administrators, teaching artists, community leaders, creative thinkers and policy makers to conceptualize and define best practices in arts integration.

For more info about the conference and to register, visit

Conference Coordinator:

Chris Neely


UM Arts:

Karen Kaufmann



The Dennis & Phyllis

Washington Foundation:

Mike Halligan

(406) 523-1325


Julie Robitaille

728-2400, ext. 1074

Arts Missoula:

Tom Bensen



Jackalynn Snow


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