*SMAC Art Gallery

September 13th through October 26, 2018: V. Ellen Starr of Hutchinson. Ellen received a SMAC Individual Artist grant in 2016 to work on her techniques with 3D multi media thermoplastic sculptures. You are invited to join SMAC at Ellen’s artist reception on Thursday, September 13th from 5-7 pm. Visit with the artist, enjoy live music and light refreshments!

Visit the gallery M-F 8 am-12 and 1:00 – 4:30 pm.


Barn Theatre Art Gallery-Nancy Geiger Event Center

321 4th St SW, Willmar.

Contact for more details: 320 235-8560,,

For more info, call 320-235-9500 or email, or Facebook.


Bird Island Cultural Centre

604 Dogwood Avenue, Bird Island.

September 8 through September 30, 2018: Minnesota Inspirations. An exhibit of local artists’ work inspired by the land, featuring: Walk His Path photos by Mark and Jill Schwiderski, Jim’s Wood Bowls and Art by Jim Brooks, Jewels for Joy by Sue Penkert, Harvest Home Quilts and Decor by Marilyn Ginsburg. Artist reception on Sunday, September 16, 1-4 pm.

M-Th 10am-8pm, Fri-Sun by appointment (call 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


Dassel History Center & Ergot Museum Gallley

901 1st St S, Dassel

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


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.

August 13th through September 21, 2018: Living History by Stephanie Frey. Stephanie’s illustrations and paintings highlight the ordinary moments of her day to day life. Her artwork has been included in Design Mom, Cordella Magazine, Illozine, and others. Public reception & gallery talk on August 30th from 5-6:30 pm.

October 1 through November 8, 2018: New Works by Samuel Johnson & Elaine Rutherford. Artist reception October 18, 6-7:30 pm.

Gallery Hours: T-Th 10 am-5 pm, Fri. 12-4 pm. Info at 320-587-7278 or, or Facebook


Jackson Center for the Arts Gallery

309 2nd St, Jackson

Gallery Hours: M, W, F: 2-5 pm, T, Th: 10 am-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.


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

807 Prentice Street, Granite Falls

August 16th through September 29th: Barb Jacobson (Hazel Run) Stained Glass, Barb’s Broken Glass. Artist Reception: Thursday, August 30, 7-9 pm

October 1st through November 17th, 2018: Don Houseman (Tenstrike), paintings & drawings.

November 19th through December 31st, 2018: Christmas Market

Gallery & Gift Shop hours M–F 1-4 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


*Marshall Area Fine Arts Council (MAFAC)

109 N 3rd St, Marshall

September 4th through October 12, 2018: “You Know What You Can Do” My Art From Over the Years, Kerry Kolke-Bonk. Artist reception September 20, 5-7 pm. Stop in during the Marshall Shop About!

Gallery Hours: T-F 12 – 5:30 pm. Info at 507-532-5463 or, 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

Gallery Hours: M-F 12-2:30 pm. Call 507-372-8245, email, or visit Nobles County Art Center  or Facebook for more information.


Potato Eaters Gallery

330 Litchfield Ave SW, Willmar

Call 320-237-4148 or email for exact hours and information. Normally open on Friday and Saturday afternoons, or by appointment.


Redwood Falls Public Library

509 S Lincoln St, Redwood Falls 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.

Click for more info Ridgewater Galleries or call 320-234-8500.


Ridgewater College Gallery (Willmar)

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

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


Robert Remick Gallery/Cottonwood County Historical Society

812 Fourth Avenue, Windom.

September 16 through November 17, 2018: Reflections of a Dream by Rosa Maria Cerda Rodriguez. Artist reception on Sunday, September 16 from 4-6, where light refreshments will be served and there is free admission. This exhibit features 25 oil paintings by Rosa, her works include landscapes, still life images and portraits.

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


Tokheim Pottery

Gallery located at: 2057 361st Ave, Dawson.

Visit for more info about the gallery or call 320-769-2142 or email


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)

611 5th St SW, Willmar.

August 1st through September 28, 208: Creating Art Together. Group exhibit. Artist reception on August 9, 2018, 4-6 pm. Creating Art Together’s purpose is to teach, support, encourage, inspire, mentor and share in the knowledge of art. Formed in 2003, “CAT” strives to practice all forms of visual art by sharing ideas, techniques and methods. CAT meets at Peace Lutheran Church in New London every Wednesday from 9 am-12 pm to paint, draw, learn and share: you are invited to join in! Call 320-894-1062 for more information.

Gallery hours are M-F 8 am- 4 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.