Alan McNiel

Bigfork · Tucson · Whitefish

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Alan McNiel


Since earning a Masters degree at the University of Montana, Alan McNiel has worked as an independent studio artist for over 30 years, exhibiting in museums, galleries, and art festivals throughout the west.

Awarded First Place in Painting at the 2014 Scottdale Arts Festival, recent exhibitions and auctions include C.M. Russell Museum of Art, Waterworks Art Museum, Yellowstone Art Museum, Museum of Art and Culture in Spokane, Sausalito Art Festival, and Missoula Art Museum’s 2012 Montana Triennial. His paintings are in numerous public and private art collections, including University of Washington Medical Center, City of Seattle, University of Montana School of Law, North Idaho College, and Washington State Percent-for-Art.