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ARTS SOUTH DAKOTA UPCOMING EVENTS

Harvey Dunn: Images of Family and Home

South Dakota Art Museum 1036 Medary Ave, Brookings, SD

The first family home of artist Harvey Dunn was the prairie. Yet, through his work as an artist, an illustrator, and a combat artist, Dunn frequently observed, imagined, and rendered others’ domestic moments, giving him an appreciation of home and family that crossed cultural and geographical boundaries. He once said, “take the word ‘home.’ In [...]

Free
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Guild Hall: An Adventure in the Arts

Washington Pavilion Visual Arts Center 301 S. Main Ave, Sioux Falls, SD

Featuring over 70 original works by 50 of the country’s most celebrated artists, Guild Hall: An Adventure in the Arts is a once-in-a-lifetime exhibit. It includes artwork by Andy Warhol, Jackson Pollock, Chuck Close, Willem de Kooning, Jasper Johns, Roy Lichtenstein, Thomas Moran and more. The exhibit showcases paintings, watercolor, sculpture, sketches, drawings, photography and much more [...]

Gary Sczerbaniewicz – 2022 SURF Artist in Residence Exhibition

Ruddell Gallery 1200 University Street, Spearfish, SD

In the spring of 2022, artist Gary Sczerbaniewicz began his residency at Sanford Underground Research Facility (SURF) by touring the facility and speaking with scientists about their research. The culmination of his residency is a collection inspired by the world-leading science taking place nearly a mile underground at SURF. Join us for an artist talk [...]

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Beehives & Smokey Eyes

Old Courthouse Museum, Sioux Falls, SD 200 W 6th St, Sioux Falls, SD

It’s a tale as old as time — the never-ending pursuit of beauty. We often rely on cosmetics and fashionable hairdos, but what are the origins of these? Did they always serve the same purpose, or did they change over time? And where did one go to achieve these looks? In Sioux Falls, many of [...]

Everything Is Ordinary

Washington Pavillion Visual Arts Center 301 S. Main Ave, Sioux Falls, SD

Artwork by Mark Stemwedel Now – January 22, 2023 Visual Arts Center | Contemporary Gallery Mark Stemwedel is a Senior Lecturer in the Studio Art Program at South Dakota State University. He has taught courses in painting, drawing, color theory, art appreciation and design foundations since 2008. Stemwedel holds a Master of Fine Arts degree from [...]

Trees and Trains

South Dakota State Railroad Museum 222 Railroad Ave Building A, Hill City, SD

Railroad Museum announces Trees and Trains Exhibit  Schedule; Call for Exhibitor Displays  It is once again time to announce the annual South Dakota State Railroad  Museum’s Trees and Trains Exhibit – and to invite businesses and individuals to  participate in this annual holiday event.  To reserve a display location in this years exhibit, and find [...]

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WATERFRONT WEDNESDAYS

Waterfront Gallery for the Arts 207 E. Missouri, Pierre

Located on the Missouri River, Waterfront Gallery in Pierre, SD, opens to the public every Wednesday and by appointment. The gallery will also host other events, performances, classes and displays throughout the year. Please watch for upcoming events. Waterfront Gallery for the Arts is a new venue supporting the arts in all it's infinite forms. [...]

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Art About Art

Lead Deadwood Arts Center PO Box 595 309 W. Main, Lead, SD

Expect the unexpected when a surprising new art exhibit opens in Lead. “Art About Art” is the first show exclusively featuring work by members of Black Hills Post-Naturalist Art Movement. The PNAM is a diverse group of artists with the purpose of promoting the interpretation of nature versus pure realism/visual accuracy in various artistic forms. [...]

Recurring

Art About Art

Lead Deadwood Arts Center PO Box 595 309 W. Main, Lead, SD

Expect the unexpected when a surprising new art exhibit opens in Lead. “Art About Art” is the first show exclusively featuring work by members of Black Hills Post-Naturalist Art Movement. The PNAM is a diverse group of artists with the purpose of promoting the interpretation of nature versus pure realism/visual accuracy in various artistic forms. [...]

Recurring

Art About Art

Lead Deadwood Arts Center PO Box 595 309 W. Main, Lead, SD

Expect the unexpected when a surprising new art exhibit opens in Lead. “Art About Art” is the first show exclusively featuring work by members of Black Hills Post-Naturalist Art Movement. The PNAM is a diverse group of artists with the purpose of promoting the interpretation of nature versus pure realism/visual accuracy in various artistic forms. [...]

Recurring

Art About Art

Lead Deadwood Arts Center PO Box 595 309 W. Main, Lead, SD

Expect the unexpected when a surprising new art exhibit opens in Lead. “Art About Art” is the first show exclusively featuring work by members of Black Hills Post-Naturalist Art Movement. The PNAM is a diverse group of artists with the purpose of promoting the interpretation of nature versus pure realism/visual accuracy in various artistic forms. [...]

Recurring

WATERFRONT WEDNESDAYS

Waterfront Gallery for the Arts 207 E. Missouri, Pierre

Located on the Missouri River, Waterfront Gallery in Pierre, SD, opens to the public every Wednesday and by appointment. The gallery will also host other events, performances, classes and displays throughout the year. Please watch for upcoming events. Waterfront Gallery for the Arts is a new venue supporting the arts in all it's infinite forms. [...]

Recurring

Art About Art

Lead Deadwood Arts Center PO Box 595 309 W. Main, Lead, SD

Expect the unexpected when a surprising new art exhibit opens in Lead. “Art About Art” is the first show exclusively featuring work by members of Black Hills Post-Naturalist Art Movement. The PNAM is a diverse group of artists with the purpose of promoting the interpretation of nature versus pure realism/visual accuracy in various artistic forms. [...]

Recurring

Art About Art

Lead Deadwood Arts Center PO Box 595 309 W. Main, Lead, SD

Expect the unexpected when a surprising new art exhibit opens in Lead. “Art About Art” is the first show exclusively featuring work by members of Black Hills Post-Naturalist Art Movement. The PNAM is a diverse group of artists with the purpose of promoting the interpretation of nature versus pure realism/visual accuracy in various artistic forms. [...]

Recurring

Art About Art

Lead Deadwood Arts Center PO Box 595 309 W. Main, Lead, SD

Expect the unexpected when a surprising new art exhibit opens in Lead. “Art About Art” is the first show exclusively featuring work by members of Black Hills Post-Naturalist Art Movement. The PNAM is a diverse group of artists with the purpose of promoting the interpretation of nature versus pure realism/visual accuracy in various artistic forms. [...]

Recurring

Art About Art

Lead Deadwood Arts Center PO Box 595 309 W. Main, Lead, SD

Expect the unexpected when a surprising new art exhibit opens in Lead. “Art About Art” is the first show exclusively featuring work by members of Black Hills Post-Naturalist Art Movement. The PNAM is a diverse group of artists with the purpose of promoting the interpretation of nature versus pure realism/visual accuracy in various artistic forms. [...]

Recurring

Art About Art

Lead Deadwood Arts Center PO Box 595 309 W. Main, Lead, SD

Expect the unexpected when a surprising new art exhibit opens in Lead. “Art About Art” is the first show exclusively featuring work by members of Black Hills Post-Naturalist Art Movement. The PNAM is a diverse group of artists with the purpose of promoting the interpretation of nature versus pure realism/visual accuracy in various artistic forms. [...]

Recurring

WATERFRONT WEDNESDAYS

Waterfront Gallery for the Arts 207 E. Missouri, Pierre

Located on the Missouri River, Waterfront Gallery in Pierre, SD, opens to the public every Wednesday and by appointment. The gallery will also host other events, performances, classes and displays throughout the year. Please watch for upcoming events. Waterfront Gallery for the Arts is a new venue supporting the arts in all it's infinite forms. [...]

Recurring

Art About Art

Lead Deadwood Arts Center PO Box 595 309 W. Main, Lead, SD

Expect the unexpected when a surprising new art exhibit opens in Lead. “Art About Art” is the first show exclusively featuring work by members of Black Hills Post-Naturalist Art Movement. The PNAM is a diverse group of artists with the purpose of promoting the interpretation of nature versus pure realism/visual accuracy in various artistic forms. [...]

Recurring

Art About Art

Lead Deadwood Arts Center PO Box 595 309 W. Main, Lead, SD

Expect the unexpected when a surprising new art exhibit opens in Lead. “Art About Art” is the first show exclusively featuring work by members of Black Hills Post-Naturalist Art Movement. The PNAM is a diverse group of artists with the purpose of promoting the interpretation of nature versus pure realism/visual accuracy in various artistic forms. [...]

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