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.
McKnight Fellowships for Media Artists
Application deadline is March 12th, 2018
McKnight Fellowships for Media Artists FilmNorth administers four $25,000 fellowships on behalf of the McKnight Foundation each year to filmmakers, screenwriters, and other media artists. The goal is to find artists whose work is of exceptional artistic merit, and who are at a career stage beyond emerging. It’s free to apply, and a great opportunity for media artists to be…details
Marshall Festival of Arts Seeks Artisan Vendors
Marshall Festival of Arts will take place on Saturday, June 16, 2018 from 9am-5pm at the Lyon County Fairgrounds, 504 Fairgrounds Road, Marshall, MN. This first time festival is seeking artisan vendors. To view vendor brochure, click here! Additional vendor forms can be found here. For more information, contact Brooke at 507-531-0413 or firstname.lastname@example.org