Each year, the Rapid City Arts Council selects certain pieces from it's permanent collection to showcase in an exhibition. This year's exhibition will focus on those newest pieces that have been generously donated or purchased by RCAC through specified grant money. The RCAC strives to grow and maintain a collection whose primary focus is on [...]
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This upcoming exhibition of recent paintings by Jeremy Kendall depicts the artist's translation of "presence, both in nature and inner-personally". Jeremy's process of painting is very instinctual. He meditates on a person or an event and then begins drawing and painting very intuitively, reflecting on the memory of that person or what took place. An [...]
In celebration of the 50th anniversary of the opening of the South Dakota Art Museum, its entire collection of artworks by South Dakota native, Harvey Dunn, is on display.* A legendary figure in South Dakota art history, Dunn was born in 1884 on a homestead near De Smet, SD. He attended South Dakota Agricultural College [...]
Media Advisory For Immediate Release: 07.22.2020 For More Information: Denise Du Broy Rapid City Arts Council 605.394.4101 x2 firstname.lastname@example.org WHAT: Celebration of Light: The 25th Annual Members’ Exhibition by the Northern Plains Watercolor Society EXHIBIT DATES: 08.21.2020 – 10.24.2020 ARTISTS’ RECEPTION: Friday, August 21, 5-7pm | Gallery Critique 3:30pm WHERE: Inez & Milton Shaver Gallery [...]
A community based project revealing the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic on the children we serve through chamber music, modern dance and multi-media design. https://watch.sdpb.org/video/riders-on-the-storm-q626cs/ It's our honor and pleasure to share this project produced by the Chamber Music Festival of the Black Hills in collaboration with: General Beadle Discovery Barefoot Dance Studio Orlando Chamber [...]
Media Advisory For Immediate Release: 07.07.2020 For More Information: Denise Du Broy Rapid City Arts Council Dahl Arts Center 605.394.4101 x2 Denise@thedahl.org WHAT: The World from my Side by Roger Broer EXHIBIT DATES: 07.17. 20 – 10.17.20 ARTISTS’ RECEPTION: September 18 | 5-7pm WHERE: Brennan, Dahl Arts Center WHY: Bringing ART + PEOPLE together The [...]
Visual Arts Center | All third floor galleries “Judith to Another End”, the title of this Permanent Collection exhibition, is both a voyage through time and a practical application of utility. The exhibition aims to give viewers a full breath of the history of arts collection and acquisitions. This exhibition also serves as a valuable [...]
Visual Arts Center | Bates Trimble Gallery This series celebrates the abundance of life on the prairie. It focuses on the connection our people and animals have with each other and with the land. Emotional connection is the focus of my artwork because I believe personal relationships and connections to the life around us make [...]
On August 18, 1920, the 19th Amendment to the United States Constitution was ratified, proclaiming, “The right of citizens of the United States to vote shall not be denied or abridged by the United States or by any state on account of sex. Congress shall have power to enforce this article by appropriate legislation.” For [...]
"Floating World" is an immersive installation inspired by the University of South Dakota Art Galleries' permanent collection of Japanese Ukiyo-e woodblock prints from the 18th and 19th Century. The "Floating World" is a space for reflection and pause from our everyday obligations and concerns. University Art Galleries’ staff worked collaboratively over the past two months [...]
Augustana University announced today that the reopening of its Eide/Dalrymple Gallery will be celebrated with the biennial exhibition “Augustana Faculty Biennial with the Class of 2020,” on view beginning on Thursday, September 10, through Saturday, October 10. The Eide/Dalrymple Gallery will present the recent work of Augustana University art faculty, instructors and artists-in-residence, as well [...]
“Sounds from Home,” an online music series sponsored by Spearfish United Methodist Church, features South Dakota musicians who invite us into their worlds to share music and stories. This week’s “Sounds from Home” features South Dakota native Jami Lynn performing from her home in Spearfish. Her many musical projects reflect her passion for writing and [...]
OPEN CALL TO ARTISTS & ARTISANS: Support Local Art this Holiday Season with our FIRST EVER Virtual Holiday Art Market! Monday, November 16 - Monday, November 30 Rapid City Arts Council Now Accepting Applications for 2020 Virtual Holiday Art Market Artists Spoke, and we listened! We have extended the application deadline through Friday, October 9th, [...]
Interact with 60-plus authors, including local favorites and perennial bestsellers, at our Virtual 2020 Festival of Books. ACCESS EVENT HERE The 2020 Festival of Books will feature Zoom events with local and regional authors as well as nationally recognized writers such as Max Brooks, Angelica Shirley Carpenter, Robert Dugoni, Karl Marlantes, Sally Roesch Wagner, and [...]
As part of their September 2020 Racing Magpie Virtual Residency, J, and VR Janis (Ojibwe) of Inked Scroll Creatives will check in via FB Live and share information about their work, their learning journey, their processes, and other interesting information. The Inked Scroll Creatives are J. Janis and VR Janis, both are Ojibwe authors, artists, [...]
“Sounds from Home,” an online music series sponsored by Spearfish United Methodist Church, features South Dakota musicians who invite us into their worlds to share music and stories. This week’s “Sounds from Home” features the original music of Dan McGuinness, an award-winning Chicago singer/songwriter who now makes his home in the Black Hills. Dan is [...]
Join us downtown for the annual Art & Wine Walk! Indulge in delicious wines and local art as you kick some axe! We are offering glasses of wine for only $2! On top of that, our featured artist: Bailey Meadow will be on-site showcasing some of her work!
Come downtown, sip some wine, and check out work from 25+ local artists at various downtown locations during the DTSF Art & Wine Walk! Visiting locations and viewing art is free! Wine sampling punch cards and wine by the glass are available to purchase at participation locations at the time of the event. This event [...]
Join us on October 2 from 5-8 p.m. to explore our Kirby Science Discovery Center and Visual Arts Center. 5-8 p.m. Free admission to the Kirby Science Discovery Center and Visual Arts Center Downtown Sioux Falls Art & Wine Walk Meet artist Jessie Rasche in the Bates Trimble Gallery of the Visual Arts Center by [...]
First Friday reception for featured member, woodcarver, Eddie Baatz and guest artist, painter, Bonnie Brahms. The show continues through the month of October.
Join us for First Friday Art & Wine Walk! One of 25 DTSF locations to meet the artist plus sip a bit of wine! Our artist for the evening is makeup artists Rebecca Swift! Ladies! You do not want to miss this! Rebecca is a makeup magician and she’s going to be teaching US her [...]
Emerging Artists is back, and better than ever! Emerging Artists is back with a little facelift to ensure the safety of our audience, staff, and performers. Tune in to the Emerging Artists Facebook page for a live feed of our talented performers on the first two Fridays of the month from 5:30 - 7pm. More [...]
Comedy by Mary Lynn Dobson October 2-4*, 2020 (Fri, Sat, Sun*) October 8-10, 2020 (Thu, Fri, Sat) Grand Opera House, Pierre, SD Doors Open at 7 p.m., Performance at 7:30 p.m. *Sunday Matinee Doors Open at 1:30 p.m., Performance at 2 p.m. Tickets on Sale: September 21, 2020; call 224.7826 to reserve your seats. Welcome [...]
Join other poets and poetry lovers for an Open Mic Poetry Reading sponsored by SDSPS as part of the South Dakota Festival of Books. Please register for the festival here: http://sdhumanities.org/festival-of-books/ and then sign up to read and/or listen at the SDSPS Open Mic here: https://forms.gle/ddaPWyRR8GDc4V5x9 We will be providing a link to the open [...]