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2012 Mayor’s Award for the Arts to be Presented on November 29th

2012 Mayor’s Award for the Arts to be Presented on November 29th

The Sioux Falls Arts Council is pleased to announce the nominees for the 2012 Mayor’s Award for the Arts.  They are: The Individual Excellence Award in the Arts Phil Baker, musician Jerry Fogg, visual artist Nancyjane Huehl, visual artist WINNER:  Phil Baker, musician The Organizational Achievement Award in the Arts 8th & Railroad Center, Erika […]

ART — Arts Round Table, October 18, Features Program and Book Signing

ART — Arts Round Table, October 18, Features Program and Book Signing

Are you creative?  Did you know that you can learn to be more creative?  Melissa Goodwin and Cate Sommervold of Goodwin and Sommervold Consulting, authors of the new book entitled Creativity, Critical Thinking, and Communication: Strategies to Increase Students’ Skills, argue that, “Creativity is a skill that can be honed, fostered, and even taught.”  Why […]

Sioux Falls Plein Air Paint Out – September 27-29, 2012

Sioux Falls Plein Air Paint Out – September 27-29, 2012

The Sioux Falls Arts Council is pleased to sponsor a Plein Air paint out September 27-29, 2012, in conjunction with the South Dakota Humanities Council Festival of Books.  All artists are welcome! Artists are encouraged to paint on the streets in the area around the Festival of Books but may paint anywhere is town if […]

National Endowment for the Arts Announces 2012 Our Town Grant Recipients–Sioux Falls Arts Council is one of 80 grantees selected nationwide

National Endowment for the Arts Announces 2012 Our Town Grant Recipients–Sioux Falls Arts Council is one of 80 grantees selected nationwide

Sioux Falls—The National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) announces 80 Our Town grant awards totaling $4.995 million and reaching 44 states and the District of Columbia.  The Sioux Falls Arts Council is one of the grantees and will receive $50,000 matching grant for the Whittier Neighborhood Project at Meldrum Park.  The Sioux Falls Arts Council […]

New Executive Director Named!

New Executive Director Named!

The Board of Directors of the Sioux Falls Arts Council announced on June 12th that Tim Hoheisel has been named Executive Director of the non-profit arts organization. Nan Baker, part-time Arts Council Executive Director since 2010, is transitioning out of the position to spend more time with her family. Hoheisel will become the full-time Executive […]

Actors & Models Needed

Actors & Models Needed

Currently looking for fashion models and character models for a photo shoot to be published in Lx Magazine. Ages will range from 16 to 70. The photo shoot is taking place in Sioux Falls in mid July. More information on exact dates and time will be given to chosen models. Chosen models will be compensated […]

Still Time to Get Involved with Theater Camp!

Still Time to Get Involved with Theater Camp!

Get involved in a theater camp for middle and high school students that will rock. School House Rock Live! is a camp led by Kim Bartling, formerly with the University of Sioux Falls and cofounder of Ephemeral Productions. The camp will include basic instruction in performance techniques, introduction to musical theater, and lots of fun theater games […]

Call For Art!

Call For Art!

Seeking area playwrights, writers and sundry theatre folk to be a part of New Moon Theatre; a very independent, sometimes subversive, always unpredictable theatre company that hopes to produce independent, original plays, scenes or spoken word. Bring your ideas, scripts, and a friend (or not) to Black Sheep Coffee: Saturday, June 23rd at 12 p.m. […]

Call For Artist/Sculptor

Call For Artist/Sculptor

BronzeAge Art Casting~ The Sioux Falls foundry We are looking for an artist/sculptor with Dakota heritage for a Native American memorial project. Please contact BronzeAge by this Sunday, June 3rd if you are interested in finding out more about the project.  Please send your name, contact phone, and your email address. Please email info@bronzeagefsd.com or call Rick Haugen at 605 977-7644  […]

Dakota Sky Prepares For Sixth Annual Season

Dakota Sky Prepares For Sixth Annual Season

The Dakota Sky International Piano Festival is preparing for their upcoming Sixth Annual Season, which takes place from July 21- August 4 at the Belbas Theater of the Washington Pavilion in Sioux Falls. During the two weeks, there will be be 7 evening recitals, 4 free Children’s Concerts, 4 free lunch-time seminars, and a Young […]