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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 [...]

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

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 [...]

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 [...]

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, [...]

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 [...]

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

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

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 [...]

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, [...]

Intermediate Pottery Wheel Throwing

Rapid City Arts Council at The Dahl 0 SD

Build upon your skills, knowledge, and confidence on the potter’s wheel under the instruction of Roy Deibert. Solidify your understanding and ability of throwing cylinders, cups, bowls and more in this exciting class. Your instructor guides you through the process of perfecting throwing, shaping and trimming techniques on the wheel. Surface decoration and glazing techniques [...]

Painting demo

YouTube

Mystery painting demo! Come see an oil painting come to life.

Free

Autumn Festival

Washington Pavilion 0 SD

Join us for the Autumn Festival, part of a series of events in Sioux Falls Alive - a partnership with the City of Sioux Falls and Experience Sioux Falls. Visit our website for a full listing of free and paid activities: https://www.washingtonpavilion.org/event/autumn-festival

Winter Camp – laree – memory is a future

Racing Magpie 0 SD

Please register at the link provided to attend "memory is a future", an incredible writing workshop led by Laree (Oglala Lakota), part of the Racing Magpie Winter Camp series. This workshop is open to a general audience, and laree will also be presenting a youth-focused (ages 13-19) version of this workshop. Please see our other [...]