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.
Arts Access Chautauqua: Here I Am (25 Years Later)
How are the arts more accessible today for people (including artists) with disabilities than when the ADA became law 25 years ago? And why is it important to individuals and arts organizations? Join VSA Minnesota for a statewide conference on Friday-Saturday, September 25-16 at the Cowles Center for Dance & Performing Arts in Minneapolis, to explore all the issues, successes…details
Crossing Arts Alliance Writers’ Workshops
Crossing Arts Alliance is offering an exciting class series for writers through a grant from the Five Wings Arts Council. FIND THE BUZZ and KEEP IT GOING Publishing and Marketing classes Sep. 19 and 26th, held at the Brainerd Public Library Register online HERE SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 19: 9 to 11am Getting your Dream on Paper: Book Publishing in Today’s…details