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50 Works for 50 Years: Collections Retrospective

South Dakota Art Museum 1036 Medary Ave, Brookings

In celebration of our 50th anniversary this collections retrospective will share acquisitions from each of the 50 years the South Dakota Art Museum has been in existence.

Free

The Cathy and Ken Vogele Collection

South Dakota Art Museum 1036 Medary Ave, Brookings

Stunning traditional American Indian artistry will be on display in this show of recent donations from Cathy and Ken Vogele.

Free

PAST – PRESENT: Recent Acquisitions in Abstraction

South Dakota Art Museum 1036 Medary Ave, Brookings

Recent acquisitions from current South Dakota State University faculty intermingle with past faculty. Works by former SDSU students intermingle with works from past solo exhibition artists.

Free

Into the Great Unknown: Illustrations by Paul Goble

South Dakota Art Museum 1036 Medary Ave, Brookings

This selection of illustrations by Paul Goble features multiple stories of people setting out on difficult journeys into the unknown, and the leap of faith required to do so.

Free

ALL DUNN: The Complete Harvey Dunn Collection

South Dakota Art Museum 1036 Medary Ave, Brookings

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 [...]

Free

Celebration of Light: The 25th Annual Members’ Exhibition by the Northern Plains Watercolor Society

Dahl Fine Arts Center 0

Media Advisory For Immediate Release: 07.22.2020 For More Information: Denise Du Broy Rapid City Arts Council 605.394.4101 x2 denise@thedahl.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 [...]

Stained Glass Artist and Filmmaker Create Art Project for Hill City

Warrior's Work & Ben West Gallery 277 Main St, Hill City

For the next three months, Hill City art gallery Warrior’s Work is inviting the public to view and take part in the making of a six-foot stained glass project that will reflect the history and essence of “The Heart of the Hills.” The public art installation, supported by the Black Hills Film Festival working in [...]

Paranormal Investigations of the Adams House

Historic Adams House 0

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact:  Rose Speirs Deadwood History, Inc. 605-722-4800 September 28, 2020   Paranormal Investigations of the Adams House DEADWOOD – Deadwood History, Inc. and Black Hills Paranormal Investigations (BHPI) will host Paranormal Investigations of the Historic Adams House on October 9 and 10, October 16 and 17, and October 23 and 24, [...]

Ongoing

Center for Western Studies presents “19”

The Center for Western Studies 0 SD

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 [...]

Free

Virtual 2020 South Dakota Festival of Books

South Dakota Humanities Council

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 [...]

Inquire Within

Spafford Hall President's Gallery

Born and raised in the Bismarck, North Dakota area, Carol Fielhaber's mixed media abstract paintings evoke feeling and draw on various sources of subject matter. A short poem or statement often accompanies each work, capturing Fielhaber's reflections and thoughts. Inquire Within is on display in the Spafford Hall President's Gallery on Northern State University's campus [...]

Free

Sounds from Home – Brian Hanegan Quintet

Online pre-recorded performance

“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 Brian Hanegan Jazz Quintet performing at the 2019 Sioux Falls Jazz and Blues Festival. Brian gives us an up to [...]

Free

Land Images: Sculptures and Drawings by Brian Leo

Eide/Dalrymple Gallery 2001 S Grange Avenue, Sioux Falls, South Dakota

Date: October 15 - November 20, 2020 Times: Mon.-Fri., 10 a.m. - 5 p.m., Sat., 1-4 p.m. Location: Eide/Dalrymple Gallery Ticket Info: Free The Eide/Dalrymple Gallery at Augustana University opens “Land Images: Sculptures and Drawings by Brian Leo,” which will be on view beginning on Thursday, October 15, through Friday, November 20. A virtual gallery [...]

Tronies: Studies in Character by Mark Paxton, oil paintings

Dahl Fine Arts Center 0

Media Advisory For Immediate Release: 09.10.20 For More Information: Denise Du Broy Rapid City Arts Council Dahl Arts Center 605.394.4101 x2 denise@thedahl.org WHAT: Tronies: Studies in Character by Mark Paxton, oil paintings EXHIBIT DATES:  10.23.20 – 01.30.21 ARTISTS’ RECEPTION: Friday, October 23rd | Artist Talk 6pm WHERE: Ruth Brennan Gallery, Dahl Arts Center WHY: Bringing [...]

Selections from the Permanent Collection now on display!

Dahl Fine Arts Center 0

Media Advisory For Immediate Release: 10.20.20 For More Information: Denise Du Broy Rapid City Arts Council Dahl Arts Center 605.394.4101 x2 denise@thedahl.org WHAT: Selection from the Permanent Collection EXHIBIT DATES:  10.16.20 – 01.09.20 WHERE: Sen. Stan Adelstein & Lynda K. Clark Gallery, Dahl Arts Center WHY: Bringing ART + PEOPLE together   The Rapid City [...]

Yoga on the Prairie

Have you ever done yoga with a dinosaur? Yoga is for every-body.

Sounds from Home – Dan Damon

Online pre-recorded performance

“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 Daniel Charles Damon, an internationally published writer of hymn texts and tunes whose work appears in many current hymnals. A native [...]

Free

Mini Masters – Virtual Exhibit Reception

ECC is again collaborating with the Rapid City Arts Council for a "Mini Masters - A Children's Art Exhibit" 2020. We have made some changes but will still showcase the youngest artist in our community Birth - 5. The reception will be virtual and available to share with anyone who can not come experience the [...]

Open Pottery Studio’s Annual Pit Fire Showcase Closing Reception

Rapid City Arts Council at The Dahl 0 SD

The Open Pottery Studio at the Dahl Art Center is proud to announce it's annual Pit Fire Showcase on display from Monday, September 14 - Friday, October 23 in the Bruce H. Lien Cultural Cafe (Kansas City St. Entrance) Closing Reception: Friday, October 23 | 5 - 7pm Artwork is for sale, but must remain [...]

Emerging Performing Artists

Dahl Arts Center 0 SD

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 [...]

Paper Mache Halloween Mask

Brookings Arts Council 0 SD

Join us October 23rd and October 24th and make a custom halloween mask! Time: October 23rd: 6:30-8:00 October 24th: 9-11

$25

When The Work’s All Done This Fall

Belle Fourche Community Hall 512 6th Ave, Belle Fourche

Bring your spouse, your family, and your friends for a wonderful evening of cowboy music, poetry, dinner, drinks, and dancing! Join us Friday, October 23, 2020, at the Belle Fourche Community Hall at 6:30 PM. Tickets are $25.00 in advance or $30.00 at the door. Purchase your tickets at COWBOYS TOO! 506 State Street Belle [...]

$25.00 – $30.00

Guys and Dolls- Concert Version

Theater at the Historic Homestake Opera House 313 West Main Street, PO Box 412, Lead

Guys and Dolls- The Concert Version comes to the Homestake Opera House Stage with voices from across the Black Hills

Menopause the Musical

Sioux Falls Orpheum Theater Center 0 SD

We are excited to announce that MENOPAUSE THE MUSICAL, originally scheduled at the Orpheum Theater Center for June 12-14, 2020, has been rescheduled to October 23-25, 2020. Current tickets will be automatically moved to the new date and we will send a new ticket closer to the show. Further questions can be directed to the [...]

Angels and Demons: The Medieval Mystery Plays

Online www.usd.edu/theatre/live, SD

Theatre in the Middle Ages featured short Mystery plays: stories from the Bible that were used to explore questions of divinity and humanity. Members of various guilds in towns across Western Europe each produced one of the plays, which explored the conflict of good and evil in the mortal, the divine and the demonic. Written [...]