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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.


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.


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.


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.


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 [...]


Riders on the Storm: Our response to the pandemic!

Online pre-recorded performance

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. 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 [...]


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 [...]

THE HORSE RELATIVE Online Screening and Discussion

Granite Falls, Minnesota

THE HORSE RELATIVE: The historic art of horse regalia and how it is being revived and reinterpreted by Lakota, Nakota and Dakota communities. Darwin Strong, a rancher and entertainer from Morton, Minnesota will moderate the hour and a half long event which will include viewing segments of the documentary followed by discussion and panelist commentary. [...]

Coteau’s Table To Go!

At Coteau’s Table, explore flavorful food from the Museum’s on-site cafe. This special event features curbside service. Reserve a meal in advance.

Live Jazz Night!

R Wine Bar 0

Join us for our weekly live Jazz event at R Wine Bar + Kitchen featuring: Jim Speirs (trumpet) Joel Shotwell (sax) Andrew Reinartz (bass) #rjazzclub #livejazz #everythursday #winefoodandjazz

Beatles vs. Stones tribute show to perform on Brookings stage

Swiftel Center 0

Beatles vs. Stones tribute show to perform on Brookings stage Full COVID Protocols and socially distanced seating in place at the Swiftel Center BROOKINGS, SD (09/29/20) The debate between the Beatles and the Rolling Stones has been going on ever since they first crossed paths on the charts 55 years ago. The argument at the [...]

Yoga on the Prairie

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

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 [...]

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 [...]

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