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 [...]
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 [...]
“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 [...]
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 [...]
Sioux Falls will strike up the bands Saturday, October 3, 2020 as host of the 33nd Annual Festival of Bands, USA. This year’s Festival of Bands, while virtual, will feature nearly 20 bands participating in field competition! LIVE STREAM: The Field Competition will begin at 10:00 AM. A live stream of the event will be [...]
September 12 - October 3 | Saturdays 1-3pm Members $80 | Non-Members $85 This beginning watercolor class will introduce you to the materials and methods of watercolor painting. We will begin with color theory and mixing and move on to techniques such as wash, wax resist, splattering and more – all the fun, quirky and [...]
$5 | LAST STOP CD SHOP Tickets available at Sioux Falls' Last Stop CD Shops � The Violet Nines are a vibrant outfit with alternative rock sounds fused with funk, pop, and R&B. Hailing from Minneapolis, MN, the band is known for their live shows and multi-fronted approach (imagine something like Foster the People if [...]
Local artist Dennis Buum returns to the Firehouse Smokejumper patio for free live tunes!
August 14, 2020 Yes, the Museum turned “ten” on May 1st! The South Dakota State Railroad Museum, Ltd. (SDSRM) is commemorating this “milepost” in our history with a special event - A “Soiree” to be specific. On October 3rd at 6pm, we invite you to join us for “Cowboys, Cowgirls, and Cowcatchers Soiree,” an evening [...]
If you’re looking for an amazing looping artist, join us for a live performance by James Dean! His guitar playing and looping skills create the perfect atmosphere for your enjoyment of dinner and wine. #rwinebarandkitchen #satudaynightlivemusic
Ashley will be joining Luke Combs and Drew Parker on the ‘What You See Is What You Get - In The Round Tour.’ Tickets go on sale on 2/28 but members of The Trybe get first shot at presale tickets and can enter to win meet and greets.
To register Call 605-641-2643 You & your Partner Paint side by side, OR paint this as a SOLO & have a Beautiful Painting for your very own. $25.00 per painter. Only $20, if you have your own materials. SAVE even more with a Club Membership or purchase a 6-Pack of Painting Sessions! #paintingparty #datenight #happypainters [...]
SINGLE TICKETS ON SALE NOW! Classical tickets start at just $15! Order today by calling the box office at 605-367-6000. EVENT OVERVIEW: BLISSFUL BACH Delta David Gier, conductor Come back to the music with the grounding, timeless sounds of the master of Baroque composition. Featuring all six of Bach's Brandenburg Concerti in one magnificent evening. [...]