Jerry Fogg Piece Acquired

We were glad to help sponsor artist Jerry Fogg’s recent showing at First Bank & Trust Gallery at Dakota State University. Part of that agreement included our purchase of an original piece from Jerry, which will be placed on loan to the Madison Public Library in the coming weeks ahead, yet another way we’re celebrating our 50th Anniversary. Continue reading “Jerry Fogg Piece Acquired”

‘Baby Mountain’ to Perform in Madison

Baby Mountain

Join the Dakota State University College of Arts & Sciences and the Madison Area Arts Council as we welcome the Americana sounds of ‘Baby Mountain’, featuring acoustic musicians Tim Lowly and Karima Walker from Chicago, along with special guest, Madison’s own Nathan Edwards.

A suggested ticket donation of $5 will directly benefit the Wounded Warrior Project, as we honor Veterans Day. Continue reading “‘Baby Mountain’ to Perform in Madison”

Photographs, artwork of European travels at art show

German desserts and gelato to be served

Emmeline Elliott

The Madison Area Arts Council went to Europe this year.

When MAAC volunteer Angela Behrends took an 11 day trip to France and Italy in May, she brought the MAAC logo with her – a red square and a blue square – and photographed the symbols throughout the visit. Continue reading “Photographs, artwork of European travels at art show”

Plans announced for ‘Bat House Party’ to benefit Dakota State

MAAC to support alternative housing fundraiser for DSU bat population

Angela Behrends, Dakota State University instructor, is fascinated with bats after working outdoors as a Naturalist for the South Dakota Game Fish and Parks (SDGFP) the last few summers. She recognized the benefit of bats as a natural insect predator. Continue reading “Plans announced for ‘Bat House Party’ to benefit Dakota State”