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ARTS SOUTH DAKOTA UPCOMING EVENTS

Harvey Dunn: Decades

South Dakota Art Museum 1036 Medary Ave, Brookings, SD

Drawn from the world's largest collection of Harvey Dunn paintings , "Harvey Dunn: Decades" shares a chronological selection of 4 - 5 works from all five decades of Harvey Dunn’s career. The exhibition starts with an early drawing from 1901 - 1902 created during Dunn’s time as a student at South Dakota Agricultural College (now [...]

Free

The Gift

South Dakota Art Museum 1036 Medary Ave, Brookings, SD

This year’s educational art exhibit from the Center for American Indian Research and Native Studies (CAIRNS), "The Gift," is based on a traditional Lakotan narrative about when White Buffalo Woman, an emissary from the Pte Oyate (Buffalo Nation), gave a sacred pipe to the Itazipco Oyate, one of seven oyates of the Lakota division of [...]

Free

The Legend of the White Buffalo Woman: Illustrations of Paul Goble

South Dakota Art Museum 1036 Medary Ave, Brookings, SD

This exhibition features all seventeen Paul Goble illustrations from The Legend of the White Buffalo Woman—shown together for the first time. Published in 1998, the book relates the traditional narrative of the White Buffalo Woman, who gifted a sacred pipe to the Lakota. Also included in the exhibition are objects from Paul and Janet Goble’s [...]

Free
Recurring

Shane Balkowitsch “Shadow Catcher” Exhibit

Dahl Arts Center 713 7th Street, Rapid City, SD

WHAT: Northern Plains Native Americans: A Modern Wet Plate Perspective by Shane Balkowitsch “Shadow Catcher” EXHIBIT DATES:  04.08.22 – 08.06.22 WHERE: Ruth Brennan Gallery, Dahl Arts Center WHY: Bringing ART + PEOPLE together The Rapid City Arts Council (RCAC) is pleased to announce a new exhibition of wet plate photographs by image-maker Shane Balkowitsch “Shadow Catcher.” The [...]

Come Closer: Small Works from the Collection

South Dakota Art Museum 1036 Medary Ave, Brookings, SD

Step near, look carefully, and revel in the minute details and masterful craftsmanship in this selection of smaller artworks from the South Dakota Art Museum's permanent collections. Magnifying glasses provided, close looking encouraged. Works by Charles Clough, Marcel Duchamp, Charles Greener and others are featured.

Free

Linger: Slow Looking with the Collection

South Dakota Art Museum 1036 Medary Ave, Brookings, SD

Sit and stay awhile; immerse yourself in art in this South Dakota Art Museum exhibition, "Linger: Slow Looking with the Collection." Observe contemporary art from a new perspective—learn to linger, practice slow looking, and discover more about the art and about yourself. How long can you look at one artwork? For us to really know [...]

Free
Recurring

Black Hills State University Senior Fine Art Show

Dahl Arts Center 713 7th Street, Rapid City, SD

WHAT: Black Hills State University Fine Art Senior Exhibition EXHIBIT DATES:  04.15.21 – 05.28.22 ARTISTS’ RECEPTION: Friday, April 22nd, 5-7pm | Art Professor’s Talk 5:45pm WHERE: Sen. Stan Adelstein & Lynda K. Clark Gallery| Dahl Arts Center WHY: Bringing ART + PEOPLE together The Rapid City Arts Council (RCAC) is pleased to announce Black Hills State [...]

Recurring

Augustana Senior Show

Eide/Dalrymple Gallery 2001 S Grange Avenue, Sioux Falls, SD

April 28-May 21, 2022 Gallery reception, Friday, April 29, 7-9 p.m.; awards & artists' talks at 7:30 p.m.

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Notch, Fold, Felt, Cast: Ipso Gallery opens Soft Goods this Friday

Ipso Gallery at Fresh Produce 400 n main ave suite 100, Sioux Falls, SD

Ipso Gallery at Fresh Produce is proud to present its first-ever all-textile exhibition, Soft Goods, opening this Friday, May 13. A reception, free and open to the public, will be held from 6:00 - 8:00 pm at 400 N Main Avenue, in downtown Sioux Falls. Soft Goods showcases works by Amy Jarding (Sioux Falls), Erin Murtha (Sioux Falls), Matthew Whitehead [...]

Sons of the Pioneers Concert

The Monument Fine Arts Theater 444 N. Mt. Rushmore Rd, Rapid City, SD

Concert, Sons of the Pioneers May 17 @ 7 pm til 9 pm The Monument Fine Arts Theater cost= $25 / person Doors open at 6:15 pm Sponsored by Rapid City Concert Association  www.rcconcerts.org

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Open Mic

The Cave Collective 406 5th St, Rapid City, SD

Bring an instrument, a song, a poem and a friend down to The Cave for open mic night, held every Wednesday at 7PM and hosted by Josh Shepperd. Let’s have some fun!

Recurring

Basement Painters

Brookings Arts Council 524 4th St, Brookings, SD

This active group meets every Thursday in the classroom of the Brookings Arts Council from 12:30-4pm. Just bring your art project (doesn't have to be a painting) and work with a group of creatives enjoying the collegial environment! We invite you to join this active group--come early, stay late, but come and create! There is [...]

Free
Recurring

Cabaret

Orpheum Theater Center 315 N. Phillips Ave, Sioux Falls, SD

The Premiere Playhouse presents Cabaret May 12-14 & 19-21, 2022 | 7 p.m. May 14-15 & 21-22, 2022 | 2 p.m. Orpheum Theater Center In Cabaret, Cliff Bradshaw, an American author working on a novel in Berlin, encounters Sally Bowles at the seedy Kit Kat Klub where she sings. When she is fired by the [...]

Color Mixing Primer

Virtual SD

The workshop is for anyone who asks “How do I mix that color?” There will be a short presentation about how to mix using just primary colors, and another related method. Topics will include how to know what to mix to get a bright green, orange, or violet what to mix to get a lovely [...]

Free
Recurring

Cabaret

Orpheum Theater Center 315 N. Phillips Ave, Sioux Falls, SD

The Premiere Playhouse presents Cabaret May 12-14 & 19-21, 2022 | 7 p.m. May 14-15 & 21-22, 2022 | 2 p.m. Orpheum Theater Center In Cabaret, Cliff Bradshaw, an American author working on a novel in Berlin, encounters Sally Bowles at the seedy Kit Kat Klub where she sings. When she is fired by the [...]

Recurring

33 Variations | A Drama in the Studio Theater

Black Hills Community Theatre 601 Columbus Street, Rapid City, SD

May 6, 7, 13, 14, 20, 21,  2022 @ 7:30pm May 8, 15, 22, 2022 @ 2:00pm In the early nineteenth century, frequently ill and profoundly deaf, Ludwig van Beethoven spent four of his last eight years composing “Variations on a Waltz by A. Diabelli.” Why? In the early twenty-first century, musicologist Dr. Katherine Brandt [...]

Entry Level Watercolor Class

East Bank Art Gallery 401 E 8th, Sioux Falls, SD

Our featured member artist, Jim Heroic, will present an intro to watercolors class. come down to the gallery for more info and to sign up.

Recurring

Cabaret

Orpheum Theater Center 315 N. Phillips Ave, Sioux Falls, SD

The Premiere Playhouse presents Cabaret May 12-14 & 19-21, 2022 | 7 p.m. May 14-15 & 21-22, 2022 | 2 p.m. Orpheum Theater Center In Cabaret, Cliff Bradshaw, an American author working on a novel in Berlin, encounters Sally Bowles at the seedy Kit Kat Klub where she sings. When she is fired by the [...]

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