Fine Art Exhibit First For Newly Renovated BAC

Press Release from the Brookings Arts Council


Contact person:            Heather Kuhlman (Kallhoff), Executive Director


                                    605-881-7356 (cell)


First Exhibit for Newly Renovated Brookings Arts Council-

41st Annual Fine Arts Exhibit and Deadline Announced


After nearly 10 months of renovation the Brookings Arts Council is excited to reopen and host our first exhibit, the 41st Annual Fine Arts Exhibit in early August.   The rules and entry forms for Fine Arts Exhibit and Competition are now available online at the Brookings Arts Council website as the building is not open just yet. We anticipate with the excitement of the re-opening this exhibit will be bigger and better than ever!


This annual exhibit is open to residents of South Dakota, 18 and older. All media, with the exception of photography, are eligible. There is a limit of two pieces per artist and the work must have been completed within the past two years. The entry fee is $20.00 per piece with cash prizes awarded to the top four pieces.


The deadline for entering is Friday, August 4th at 5 pm and the exhibit will officially open August 19th. The artists’ reception will be held Thursday, August 24 from 4:30 to 6:30pm with awards being presented starting at 5pm.


The Brookings Arts Council is open Tuesdays through Saturdays, Noon to 5. There is no admission charge. For more information or copies of the form, contact 605-692-4177, email at , stop in at 524 4th Street in Brookings or check the website at