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Local Arts Effort Leads to Statewide Recognition of Area Architect

Sioux Falls, SD – January 13, 2017 – Thanks to a local effort, Sioux Falls architect Ward Whitwam is the recipient of one of the most revered arts awards in South Dakota. On Feb. 15, in Pierre, SD, Whitwam will be given the 2017 Governor’s Award for Distinction in Creative Achievement. The effort to nominate […]

SDSO awarded Bush Prize for Community Innovation

The South Dakota Symphony Orchestra had received the 2016 Bush Prize for Community Innovation for its accomplishments, visionary leadership, and commitment to service. The Bush Prize honors organizations for their innovative work in engaging their community. Bush Prize winners will receive a package that includes promotional opportunities and an unrestricted grant equal to 25 percent […]

Virtual Festival of Trees Event 2016

Brookings, S.D. — “The Brookings Arts Council in collaboration with the Chamber of Commerce and Downtown Brookings is pleased to share the Festival of Trees theme “ The Secret Life of Santa” for the 2016 Festival of Festival of Trees event.  While the Brookings Arts Council BUILDING will be under construction, the event will still […]

Sioux Falls Theatre Company Announces Launch, Inaugural ‘Miscast Cabaret’

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Aiming to bring a distinct and fresh new voice to the ever-growing arts scene in Sioux Falls, new theatre company, The Good Night Theatre Collective (GNTC), announced its launch today, as well as its first public performance, a unique cabaret experience with a twist, set for Thursday, Nov. 17. The company […]

WASHINGTON PAVILION AWARDED GRANT

Sioux Falls, SD — On September 15, 2016 the Institute and Museum Library Services (IMLS) announced $21 Million was awarded through its largest museum grant program to help museums improve service to the public. The Washington Pavilion of Arts and Science will receive $24,500 in funding from the IMLS Museums for America Grant program. With […]

Harmony SD: Social Transformation through Music

  Sioux Falls, SD — Harmony South Dakota aims to prove that music can provide a powerful opportunity for children and their local communities. Harmony’s mission is “to empower children in challenging social and economic conditions to improve their sense of community and opportunity through music learning and performing.” The history of Harmony emerges from a program […]

List of Exhibits

List of Exhibits

***PAGE IN PROGRESS*** EASTBANK ART GALLERY Cheryl Longseth & John Peters, July Roger Ellingson & Safet Musinociv, Aug Jim Heroux & Erica Lane, Sept ALL RECEPTIONS ARE HELD ON FIRST FRIDAY FROM 5-8PM EXPOSURE STUDIO & GALLERIES Andres Torres, July OTA Retrospective, August Tallgrass Recover Art Show & Auction, Sept ALL OPENINGS HELD ON FIRST […]

White Wall Sessions

White Wall Sessions

The White Wall Sessions, located beneath Last Stop CD Shop on East 10th Street, is a local music program recorded in front of a small studio audience. The well-received show premiered in September of 2013 as a Facebook project to promote music, art and culture. “We take an artistic, documentary-like visual feel to each song, […]

Art{FULL} Community Art Event at Touchmark

Art{FULL} Community Art Event at Touchmark

Sioux Falls, SD — This past weekend, Exposure Gallery & Studios teamed up with the residents of Touchmark at All Saints to put on an unforgettable collaborative art exhibit. Exposure Gallery operator Zach DeBoer was asked to do a collaboration after the success of ArtMaze last January. “I was contacted by Touchmark,” said DeBoer. “They wanted […]

Call for Artists — Featured Artist Exhibit

Call for Artists — Featured Artist Exhibit

Call for Artists — Featured Artist Exhibit The Sioux Falls Arts Council is introducing our first Featured Artist Exhibit open to local artists. Eligibility Local artists who live or work in the Greater Sioux Falls Area (Minnehaha, Lincoln, McCook and Turner Counties). Rotating Exhibit The exhibit will rotate every 3 months: January-March, April-June, July-September, October-November. […]