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Sioux Falls Arts Council Welcomes New Board Members

Sioux Falls Arts Council Welcomes New Board Members

The Sioux Falls Arts Council Council’s Board Chair Sandra Pay announces three new board members. In addition to the council’s existing members, the board has added Tom Simmons, Senior Vice President of Public Policy at Midcontinent Communications; Michelle Lavallee of The Lavallee Group; and Alex Hagen of Cadwell Sanford Deibert & Garry. The mission of […]

Sioux Falls Arts Council Names Transition Executive Director

Sioux Falls Arts Council Names Transition Executive Director

Sioux Falls, SD – (December 4, 2014)  The Sioux Falls Arts Council has named board member Ann McKay Thompson as Transition Executive Director effective January 1, 2015. Thompson will serve in a full time capacity as she works directly with the organization’s implementation of the Sioux Falls cultural plan and leads the search for a […]

Sioux Falls Jazz and Blues Announces 16th Annual Concert Series

Sioux Falls Jazz and Blues Announces 16th Annual Concert Series

Sioux Falls Jazz and Blues announce the 2014-2015 Concert Series. The lineup for this new season will be five incredible shows with a wide range of musical style and diversity! The artists for the 2014-2015 Concert Series are as follows: Jeff Lorber Fusion with Jimmy Haslip and Eric Marienthal – October 10, 2014 Trampled Under […]

Arts BAL Invitation

Arts BAL Invitation

The First Annual Arts BAL will be Thursday, April 24 from 5-7 pm, which will include the presentation of the Mayor’s Awards for the Arts. The minimum donation is $100. Please RSVP to joehme@ArtsSiouxFalls.org This event will take place at TSP, 1112 N. West Ave, Sioux Falls, South Dakota. Food, drinks, and entertainment are sponsored […]

Sioux Falls Jazz & Blues Celebrates Jazz Appreciation Month (JAM)

Sioux Falls Jazz & Blues Celebrates Jazz Appreciation Month (JAM)

Sioux Falls Jazz & Blues celebrates Jazz Appreciation Month (JAM) by hosting Jazz Crawl 2014! JAM was designated by the Smithsonian Institute’s National Museum of American History in 2001 and the U.S. Congress passed legislation in 2003 that declared April as Jazz Appreciation Month. JAM Sioux Falls signature event, the Jazz Crawl will feature many […]

STUDENTS GET CHANCE TO SEND ART TO WASHINGTON

STUDENTS GET CHANCE TO SEND ART TO WASHINGTON

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:  March 10, 2014 CONTACT:  Rebecca Cruse, Assistant Director, SDAC PIERRE, S.D. – The competition that puts the artwork of South Dakota students in the nation’s Capital is coming up, and the South Dakota Arts Council, in cooperation with U.S. Rep. Kristi Noem, is now accepting entries. Each spring, a nationwide high school […]

FamilyFest Expo

FamilyFest Expo

FamilyFest LLC is excited to present the 2014 FamilyFest Expo, a summer event that truly celebrates family! Come celebrate our 5th year with us!!! Want to be an exhibitor? Increase awareness and build your brand image by promoting your products and services to thousands of families attending from over 140 communities. To download exhibitor applications and see FamilyFest Resource […]

Applications for Artists in Residence

Applications for Artists in Residence

APPLICATIONS FOR ARTISTS IN RESIDENCE DUE MARCH 1 The South Dakota Arts Council (SDAC) is now accepting grant applications for its Artists In Schools and Communities (AISC) residency program, which provides matching grants to schools and other nonprofit organizations that would like to host teaching artists for residencies. For the first time, the AISC application […]