Southwest Minnesota Galleries


*SMAC Art Gallery

March 9th through April 28, 2023: Andrew & Molly Rivera, “Marigolds & Thistle”. Join us for an in-person reception with music guests The Mad Hatters (Lee Kanten of Ortonville and Gette Jones of Watson) on Thursday, March 30th from 5-7 pm. Join us for a virtual reception Thursday, April 6th at 5:30 pm on zoom. Click here to join Virtual Reception. Meeting ID: 849 1376 6476, Passcode: 415122.

These activities are funded, in part, by an appropriation from the MN State Legislature with money from the State’s general fund and its arts and cultural heritage fund that was created by vote of the people of Minnesota on November 4, 2008.

Please let us know of any accommodations needed for you to enjoy any of our events, virtual or in-person: You can also visit SMAC’s Access page for more information.

Contact: Call 800-622-5284 or email

Normal gallery hours are M-F 9 am – 12 pm & 1-4 pm. If these times do not work for you, please contact us and we’d be happy to set up another time for you to view the gallery.


Barn Theatre Art Gallery-Nancy Geiger Event Center

321 4th St SW, Willmar

Contact for more details: 320 235-8560,,

Or 320-235-9500,



Bluenose Gopher Blue Tin Gallery

681 Prentice St, Granite Falls

January & February 2023: Jammie Niemeyer, woodburns, acrylic paintings & mixed media pieces

W, TH & Sun 4-8 pm. Fr & Sat 11 am-10 pm.

Contact for more details: (320) 564-0034, Gopher on Facebook


*Bird Island Cultural Centre

604 Dogwood Avenue, Bird Island

February 4th through February 24th, 2023: Celeste Suter, “Mystical Mandala”. Fiber art, hand-spun yarns, hand knits, hand-dyed accessories and mixed fiber arts.  Artist reception Saturday, February 11th from 1-3 pm. 

M-F 10am-5pm, weekends and evenings by appointment.

Contact: 229-220-4232,, 320-365-1011, Instagram: birdislandculture


Brandenburg Gallery

213 E Luverne St, Luverne

Gallery Hours: M-F 8 am – 5 pm, Sat. 10 am – 5 pm.  Information at 507-283-1884.


Business, Arts & Recreation Center Library Gallery

1012 5th Ave, Windom

Gallery Hours: M-F 8 am – 5:30 pm. For more information: 507-831-2375 or email Facebook or



Coffey Contemporary Arts

113 East Main St, Luverne, Minnesota

Gallery Hours: Fri 4-8 pm & Saturday 10 am-8 pm. For more information: (401) 500-3057 or email cca.td4@gmail.comFacebook Page


Dassel History Center & Ergot Museum Gallery

901 1st St S, Dassel

Gallery Hours: T-F 10am-4pm, Sat 9am-1pm, (320) 275-3077,


Deuschle Studio

1294 131st St, Luverne

Local and regional art, clay classes and studio rental. Clay studio of Jerry Deuschle and jewelry by Kathy Deuschle.

Gallery Hours: TH 5-9 pm, Fri & Sat 2-6 pm and by appointment.


The Founders Gallery

2nd floor in Founders Hall at Southwest State University, 1501 State St, Marshall.

Gallery Hours: M-F 8 am – 5 pm, Sat. 10 am – 5 pm. Information at 507-537-6266.


Greenwater Garage & Gallery

101 Main St S, New London.

Info at


*Hutchinson Center for the Arts

15 Franklin St SW, Hutchinson.

January 11th through February 3rd, 2023: Community Showcase. Reception January 20, 5-7 pm. 

February 15th through March 3rd, 2023: Annual Youth Art Show. Opening House: Saturday, February 25th, 10am – 2pm. The Annual Youth Art Show features art from McLeod county K-12 students.

Gallery Hours: Tue-Sat 10 am-5 pm. Info at 320-587-7278 or, or Facebook


Jackson Center for the Arts Gallery

309 2nd St, Jackson

February 2023: Jessica Gusch, acrylic paint pours. Opening reception Friday, February 10 at 7 pm.

Gallery Hours: M-F: 2-5 pm, Sat. 10 am-1 pm. Info at 507-849-7415 or, or Facebook.


Java River Cafe

210 S 1st St, Montevideo

Gallery Hours for show: M-Th 7 am- 6 pm, F-Sat. 7 am-8 pm.

More information at 320-269-7106 or click Java River Cafe.


Lyon County Museum

Conference Room (2nd Floor). 301 W Lyon St, Marshall

February 2023 through April 2023: Kimberly Nelson Photography Exhibition, “Backyard Photos of Southwest Minnesota”. Contact:, 507-591-2007

Lyon County Museum Hours are M-F: 10 am to 4 pm, Sat 12-4 pm, Sunday closed. (507) 537-6580.


Kandiyohi County Historical Society

610 Highway 71 NE, Willmar

Hours: M-F 9am-4pm. Information at 320-235-1881, or


*KK Berge Gallery & Granite Area Arts Council (Makers on the Minnesota)

807 Prentice Street, Granite Falls

Gallery & Gift Shop hours M–F 10 am-4 pm, Sat. 10 am – 3 pm. Please call ahead if you plan to visit to ensure the gallery is open, sometimes volunteer staff has to be away from the building. Information at 320-564-4039 or click Granite Area Arts Council.


Lac qui Parle County Museum Gallery

250 8th Ave, Madison

Hours: May – October M-F: 10 am-4 pm, Sat. 10 am-3pm
November – April: T-F: 10 am-4pm

Info at (320) 598-7678,,   Facebook


Listening Stones Farm Gallery

33166 770th Ave, Ortonville

Featuring the Prairie Photography of John G. White.

Hours: Call ahead 320-894-4843




Madison Art Gallery

601 First Street, Madison

Hours: 10 am – 5 pm weekdays and occasional weekends. Contact: Kristine at, 1-512-626-9972


*Marshall Area Fine Arts Council (MAFAC)

109 N 3rd St, Marshall

Gallery Hours: T-F 12 – 5 pm. Info at 507-532-5463 or Facebook.


Memorial Auditorium Performing Arts Center

714 13th St, Worthington, MN 56187, USA

Hours: M-F 9 am – 1 pm and for events, (507) 376-9101,, ,


*Milan Village Arts School

Junction of MN Highway 7/59 and MN Highway 40, Milan.

For information on upcoming classes call 320-734-4807 or visit


Minnesota Machinery Museum

100 N 1st St, Hanley Falls

Permanent collection of rural art.

Hours: May 15 through September 30, M-S 10 am-4 pm, Sun. 1-4:30 pm. Info at 507-768-3522 or


*Nobles County Art Center

407 12th St, Worthington

March 3rd through March 31st: Worthington High School Annual Student Art Show. Opening reception March 3rd, 5-7 pm. 

April 2nd through June 30th, 2034: Nobles County Annual Area Art Show. Reception Sunday, April 2nd 2:30-4:30 pm (juror critique at 3 pm). If you’re interested in having art in this show, view pdf document entry form for Nobles County Art Center Annual Area Show.

Gallery Hours: M-F 12-4 pm (Tuesday until 7 pm). Call 507-372-8245, email, or visit Nobles County Art Center  or Facebook for more information.


Redwood Falls Public Library

Meeting Room, 509 S Lincoln St, Redwood Falls

Sponsored by Tatanka Arts & Redwood Falls Library. or Facebook, Library Hours: M-Th 10am-8pm, Fri. 10am-5pm, Sat. 10am-2pm. 507-627-8650, or Facebook.


Re-Vamped Art Studio

214 E Main St, Pipestone.

(507) 825-0042


Ridgewater College Gallery (Hutchinson)

Adjacent to Commons, 2 Century Avenue SE, Hutchinson

The Ridgewater Fine Art Gallery is located inside the commons, on the Hutchinson Campus. Open 8 to 5 Monday-Friday.  Parking is available for visitors near the entrance. For more information contact Gallery Curator Andrew Nordin at



Ridgewater College Gallery (Willmar)

Building F, Upper Level, 2101 15th Avenue NW, Willmar

The Ridgewater Fine art gallery is located near the Theatre in the Fine Art Building of the Willmar Campus. Open 8 to 5 Monday-Friday.  Parking is available for visitors nearby.

For more information contact

Click for more info on Ridgewater Galleries or call 320-222-5200.


Robert Remick Gallery/Cottonwood County Historical Society

812 Fourth Avenue, Windom.

Opening January 22nd, 2023: Community Photography exhibit, “Give It Your Best Shot: Focus on Cottonwood County Celebrations”. Exhibit reception Sunday January 22, 2-4 pm. 

Gallery Hours: M-F 8 am- 4 pm, Sat 10 am – 4 pm. For more info, call 507-831-1134 or email


The Smallest Art Gallery

118 2nd St NW, Ortonville.

For more information: 320-226-8213,, or Summer Hours: Thurs-Sun, 9:30-11:30 am.



William Whipple Gallery

In Bellows Academic Center 291 at Southwest Minnesota State University Art Museum, Marshall.

M-Th 8 am-11 pm, F 8 am-4:30 pm
Sat. 11 am-6 pm, Sun. 2 pm-11 pm. Closed holidays and academic breaks.

Call 507-537-6266 or visit SMSU Galleries for more information.


*Willmar Education and Arts Center (WEAC)/Willmar Area Arts Council

611 5th St SW, Willmar.

Gallery hours were M-F 8 am- 4:30 pm, and during events. Info at 320-235-8560 or,

*Indicates the project was funded in part with with a grant from the Southwest Minnesota Arts Council made possible by the voters of Minnesota thanks to a legislative appropriation from the arts and cultural heritage fund, an appropriation from the Minnesota State Legislature with money from the State’s general fund, and a grant from the McKnight Foundation.

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