The 37th annual Stilwell Student Awards Exhibition presented by the University of South Dakota College of Fine Arts will be on display from Jan. 20 to Feb. 17. in the John A. Day Gallery in the Warren M. Lee Center for the Fine Arts. Gallery hours are Monday through Friday 9 a.m. – 5 p.m., and the opening reception and awards ceremony will take place on Jan. 20 from 5-7 p.m.
The University of South Dakota College of Fine Arts is set to host the third annual Celebration of Excellence event on Sept. 29 and is seeking nominations for the 2023 cohort of College of Fine Arts Hall of Fame recipients.
The National Music Museum (NMM) is celebrating 50 years in the making with a special exhibition “As Good as Gold: The First 50 Years (1973–2023).”
University of South Dakota music students won several of the top prizes at two competitions hosted on USD’s campus by the South Dakota Music Teachers Association Nov. 4-5.
The University of South Dakota Symphony Orchestra was recently nominated for a Latin Grammy Award, following their collaboration with Latin American composer Eddie Mora.
University of South Dakota alumnus Cody Jamison Strand is celebrating 10 years of playing the role of Elder Cunningham in the Tony-winning musical “The Book of Mormon" this month.
Two University of South Dakota artists, Amber Hansen and Reyna Hernandez, led a project to design a mural in Centerville, South Dakota, that reflects the history of the community. There will be a dedication event for the mural on Nov. 12.