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.
Exhibit “My Father’s Daughter” by Tami Montgomery-Henriksen
KK Berge Gallery 807 Prentice Street, Granite Falls
October 1-November 15th, “My Father’s Daughter” by Tami Montgomery-Henriksen. Works are about her journey over the last few years since her father’s death 4 years ago (Sept 19th, 2012). Artist reception Saturday October 8, 6:30 pm. Join the Granite Area Arts Council for a time of art, fellowship and inspiration. Gallery hours Monday – Friday 10:00 am to 4:00 pm,…details
Potluck Performances: Ben Lubeck
Hutchinson Center for the Arts
October 1st, 6:00pm Every concert opens with a potluck meal. Bring a small dish to share, take some time to chat with old friends, and meet new music lovers. Then, enjoy top-notch acts in the coolest little concert venue in town. We limit tickets sales to guarantee unique, personalized performances. Order soon to reserve your seat. Tickets: $12.00 Potluck: 6pm…details