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
Call for artists
Opportunity for area artists: Merry Weather Farm 2022 Rural Arts Reveal Call for Artists Painters, sculptors, weavers, photographers, singers, musicians, poets, writers, even mimes! Potters, Mongers, Smiths All are Welcome! Sunday, August 21, 2-10 pm. Potluck at 6 pm. Optional set-up Sat. August 20 The Reveal will be a casual late-summer afternoon get-together. Meet lots of other local artists, musicians,…
SMAC’s 2022 Prairie Star Award goes to John Sterner!
The Southwest Minnesota Arts Council is pleased to announce John Sterner of Marshall (Lyon County) as the recipient of the 2022 Prairie Star Award The Prairie Star Award is given out every other year and it recognizes an individual artist whose body of work has made a significant contribution to the arts over an extended period of time, who has been recognized by their…