Masters of the American West®

Save the date for next year’s Masters: February 9–March 24, 2019

Opening Day tickets may be purchased here.

The country’s premier Western art show, the Masters of the American West Art Exhibition and Sale features paintings and sculptures by 64 contemporary, nationally recognized artists. New artists for the 2019 Masters include Eric Bowman, G. Russell Case, and Howard Post, as well as returning artists Nicholas Coleman, Dennis Doheny, and Tim Solliday. Proceeds from Masters support the Autry’s many educational and community outreach programs.

OPENING WEEKEND EVENTS

FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 8
6:00 p.m. Artists’ Dinner and Exhibition Preview
Exclusive Benefit for Masters Sponsors

Although the exhibition is open to the public, the following events are exclusively for Masters ticket holders. Tickets may be purchased online at the link above, or by calling 323.495.4391.

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 9 | OPENING DAY

Daytime-Only Tickets: $95 Members / $170 Nonmembers
All-Day Tickets: $195 Members / $270 Nonmembers

  • 10:30 a.m. Presentation by Masters Sculptor, Sandy Scott
  • 12:00 p.m. Chuck Wagon Luncheon and Awards Presentation
  • 2:00 p.m. Trends and Innovations in Western Art, Panel Discussion
  • 5:30–9:00 p.m. Cocktail Reception and Art Sale. Excitement fills the room as 250 works are sold by fixed-price drawing.

The museum, store, cafe, and Masters exhibition close to the public at 4:00 p.m.

See photos from the 2018 Masters opening weekend here