We almost forgot to update you on our last Baby Mountain concert event, in which we raised $162 for the Wounded Warrior Project. Quite a show indeed, we told you, and told you again for good measure, this wasn’t a show to be missed, honestly, such an incredible night for sure!
Saturday, December 14th, 2016
DSU Trojan Underground, 1-3pm
Join Dakota State University, President Borofsky, and the Madison community as we welcome the Dakota 38+2 riders and guests for a community dinner and program on the campus of Dakota State University. Continue reading “‘Dakota 38’ Community Dinner in Madison”
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”
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”
German desserts and gelato to be served
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”
…and you’ll be joining us for the trip, well almost.
We’re sending our Special European Correspondent, Angela Behrends, over the pond for the next 11 days to show us the best of Europe, and with the best arts council logo in the states. Continue reading “Paris, Florence & Rome”
Wow! 4 colors are available, the brown and blue are guy specific, the red and violet are for the ladies, all come equally awesome…and in 4 sizes too, Small, Medium, Large, and Extra Awesome. Continue reading “Fresh Shirts”
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”
Skeletons of the Prairie:
Abandoned Rural Codington County, South Dakota
“The true basis for any serious study of the art of architecture still lies in those indigenous, more humble buildings everywhere that are to architecture what folklore is to literature and folk song to music.” Continue reading “A Preview of ‘Skeletons of the Prairie’”