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Montminy Art Gallery

Address: 3801 Ponderosa Street

Phone: (573) 443-8936

Website: boonehistory.org/attractions/mon...

Hours: Wed.- Sat., 11 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Sun., noon to 4:30 p.m.

Located inside the Boone County Museum and Galleries, in Historic Nifong Park, the Montminy Art Gallery provides a venue for the exhibition and sale of the work of Missouri artists. The gallery hosts six major exhibits of individual acclaimed artists and area art associations each year. The mediums featured include painting, drawing, fiber, pottery, photography. mixed media and sculpture. The non-profit Montminy possesses its own permanent art collection and is always admission free. The Montminy is also the home of the 1891 J.W. “Blind” Boone grand piano and the concert series named for the famous instrument. See the Boone Museum website for information on art exhibits, history exhibits, book talks and the Blind Boone Piano Concert Series events.

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Orchids and Art

Address: 202 Corporate Lake DrIve

Phone: (573) 875-5989

Website: kellycoalier.com

Hours: Mon.–Fri., 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Sat., 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Located on Columbia’s growing south side, Orchids and Art features rotating shows of work by local and regional artists. Live orchid plants complement an eclectic mix of paintings, drawings, photographs and pottery. Custom framing services are also available.