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.
Job Opening: Technical Director for Memorial Auditorium, Worthington
The City of Worthington is accepting applications through July 9, 2014 for the technical director of the Memorial Auditorium Performing Arts Center. Nature of Work Part-time position with the daily responsibility for the technical operations of Memorial Auditorium including lighting, sound, theatrical rigging and coordinating necessary maintenance of equipment and stage area. The technical director is responsible for all technical…details
Marshall Area Fine Arts Council Photography Competition
Enter Marshall Area Fine Arts Council’s 12th annual photography competition. Entries will be on exhibit at the MAFAC gallery from August 12 – September 12. In addition to receiving prizes, winners will be published in MAFAC’S 2015 calendar, sponsored by Western Printing. This year’s themes are “A Seasonal View” and “Seasonal Activities.” Pre-register by 5:30 pm Friday, July 18, 2014,…details