News & Events

November 2014 Spotlight: Three Rivers Arts Council + New York Kammermusiker

Nov. 14, 2014

Three Rivers Arts Council in Wahpeton, ND presented New York Kammermusiker in September, 2014.

This Arts Midwest Touring Fund—supported engagement featured public performances and a masterclass.

Three Rivers Arts Council has been working in the communities of Wahpeton, North Dakota and Breckenridge, Minnesota, and the surrounding area, since 1995. Their work focus on creating local ownership, understanding, and appreciation for the arts and how...

Give to the Max Day 2014

Nov. 13, 2014

Arts Midwest is joining hundreds of nonprofits across Minnesota today, November 13, 2014, for the state's largest day of charitable giving—GiveMN’s Give to the Max Day!

On this day of giving, we hope you will think of Arts Midwest and take advantage of our “Double your impact” matching challenge for all new and increased gifts, generously sponsored by the Arts Midwest Board of Directors.

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October 2014 Spotlight: Intermedia Arts + TeAda Productions and Leilani Chan

Oct. 23, 2014

Intermedia Arts in Minneapolis, MN presented TeAda Productions and Leilani Chan in September 2014.

This Arts Midwest Touring Fund—supported engagement featured a public performance and residency activities including outreach to local schools and community organizations over the course of seven days.

Intermedia Arts is a multidisciplinary, multicultural arts center that “supports a broad spectrum of artists, with a particular focus on voices you...

September 2014 Spotlight: Alverno Presents at Alverno College + Trisha Brown Dance Company

Sep. 10, 2014

Alverno Presents at Alverno College, WI presented Trisha Brown Dance Company in July 2014.

This Arts Midwest Touring Fund—supported engagement featured a public performances and residency activities that engaged community members, college students, and youth participants.

Alverno Presents, the performing arts series at Alverno College, aims to present artistic performances, residencies, and workshops that aim to educate and inspire both students...

The passing of Dennis Holub

Sep. 04, 2014

We are very sad to share that Dennis Holub, the retired Executive Director of the South Dakota Arts Council and former Chair of Arts Midwest, passed away suddenly at his home on Friday, August 29. He was 67 years old.

Dennis had been struggling the last few years with an array of health problems. In fact, it was those challenges which caused him to step down from his role as our Chair in the middle of his second term. True to his nature, Dennis said at the time that he did not feel he could “...