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
Join SMAC for Virtual Conversations on COVID-19 & the Arts
Southwest Minnesota Arts Council to hold COVID-19 Virtual “Check In” Conversations with Artists, Creatives and Organizations dealing with the Arts SMAC wants to hear from YOU! How has COVID-19 affected you as an artist, creative person or arts organization? Could we help? How can SMAC help and how can artists, creatives and arts organizations help each other during this time? SMAC will…
Mini Grants for Public Artists Available Now!
FORECAST is announcing mini-grants for public artists to create messages of hope during this challenging time. The application is now open for 20 grants of $500 each. Forecast asked artists how they can best help them and their communities NOW. In response, they reallocated $10,000 of their own resources to quickly provide mini-grants to public artists to safely create and share…