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.
Marshall Area Fine Arts Council Photography Competition
MAFAC’s 13th Annual Photography Competition is about to begin. Themes this year are “Faces on Main Street” and “Where Have You Been Traveling?” Pre-Registration is due by July 18, 2015, with entries due July 31, 2015. The exhibit will run from August 13 through September 18, 2015. Additional information and registration available HERE.details
48 in FortyEight Photography Contest
Hutchinson Photography Club offers a unique photo challenge. Starting on July 31, 2015 at 5 pm join us for our 48 in 48 Photography Contest! Take photos over 48 hours in 48 different categories, then submit your 48 best for the chance to win some great prizes. Entry fee $25 per team (1-4 people per team) Team will be taking…details