We seek to encourage growth and development of the arts in southwest Minnesota by serving AS A SOURCE OF FUNDS AND TECHNICAL SERVICES WHICH ENABLE LOCAL ORGANIZATIONS, EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS AND INDIVIDUALS TO SPONSOR AND/OR CREATE AND PROMOTE THE ARTS IN THEIR COMMUNITIES.
Serving 18 counties in Southwest Minnesota
Big Stone • Chippewa • Cottonwood • Jackson • Kandiyohi • Lac qui Parle • Lincoln • Lyon • McLeod • Meeker • Murray • Nobles • Pipestone • Redwood • Renville • Rock • Swift • Yellow Medicine
Southwest Minnesota Arts Council’s activities are made possible by the voters of Minnesota thanks to a legislative appropriation from the arts and cultural heritage fund and by an appropriation from the Minnesota State Legislature with money from the State’s general fund. The McKnight Foundation provides additional funding for our individual artists programs.
Give to the Max Day: November 12, 2015
Join us online at GiveMN.org on November 12, 2015 for Minnesota’s annual Give to the Max Day. Last year, Minnesotans gave a record-breaking $18 million to their favorite nonprofits and schools in just 24 hours. Support the Southwest Minnesota Arts Council and your other favorite area arts organizations by going online to make a donation or renew your membership. You…details
MN Theater Alliance Regional Network Meeting
Join the Minnesota Theater Alliance on Monday, October 5th from 6:30-8:00pm to connect with local theater makers! At this event hosted by State Street Theater in New Ulm, you will hear from Ashley Hanson from the Alliance who will discuss new programs, Paul Warshauer will give a tour of State Street Theater and discuss the ins-and-outs of purchasing a space,…details