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February 16, 2019
A 1946 photo of Frida Kahlo in New York. She was photographed for Vogue, Time and Vanity Fair by some of the most famous photographers of the period. Photo from Brooklyn Museum.
The pain of Frida Kahlo
February 16, 2019 - 11:34am
January 15, 2019
Gregory Holy Bull (photo courtesy of Oster Funeral Home, Mobridge, S.D.)
Holy Bull remembered for artistic talent, love of Lakota heritage
January 15, 2019 - 7:01pm
January 7, 2019
Jane Kelly, founder of the new theater group Youth Actors of Mitchell, Y.A.M., recruits her first kid actor Max McIntosh, 9, during an informal meeting on Saturday at the Mitchell Library. (Sheila Slater / Republic )
New youth acting group Y.A.M. casting for debut play
January 7, 2019 - 11:22am
October 5, 2018
L.B. Williams fifth grader Evan Anderson published his own book over the summer entitled "The Adventures of Waffles the Cow Detective: The Kidnapping of Chris P. Bacon." (Matt Gade / Republic)
A true tale of a kid author: 11-year-old from Mitchell self-publishes book
October 5, 2018 - 9:22am
September 21, 2018
Tammy Swift creates a variety of art in her home studio in West Fargo. David Samson / Forum News Service
Back to the drawing board: Columnist Swift rediscovers love for art after career in writing
September 21, 2018 - 7:08am
September 15, 2018
Photo courtesy of Wikipedia.
Nazis stole a Jewish man's century-old Renoir painting in 1941. Now it's been returned to his only living heir.
September 15, 2018 - 8:00am
August 30, 2018
Aspen and Deb Burckhard of Kimball plan to sell Deb's horsehair pottery in Aspen's store, which will soon open on Kimball's Main Street. (Ellen Bardash / Republic).
Kimball artist plans to sell work in daughter’s new store
August 30, 2018 - 8:06am
July 16, 2018
Edgar Husman has spent more than 15 years making parts for small steam and gas engines. (Ellen Bardash / Republic)
Chamberlain celebrates 10 years of local art
July 16, 2018 - 8:49am
May 18, 2018
Mitchell blacksmith's sculpture featured again at Sioux Falls Art Walk
May 18, 2018 - 4:37pm
April 28, 2018
Tanner Spicer carves a wood figure in his garage in Chisago City Friday, April 20, 2018. 'I find it very relaxing,' he says of his self-taught hobby. But for the veteran Mendota Heights cop, it also provides him a source of calm and solace following a summer day in 2014 when he was one of the first responders when his co-worker, officer Scott Patrick, was fatally shot during what was supposed to be a routine traffic stop. Jean Pieri / St. Paul Pioneer Press
Police sergeant at the scene after fellow officer was killed finds solace in woodcarving
April 28, 2018 - 10:52am
April 17, 2018
Wessington Springs freshman Kenzee Schafer recently took Best in Show in the Dakota Discovery Museum's 2018 Youth Art Show with her piece "Native Spirit" hanging behind her. (Matt Gade / Republic)
Wessington Springs' freshman art phenom
April 17, 2018 - 7:00am
March 24, 2018
Two of three newly acquired Oscar Howe pieces hang inside the Carnegie Resource Center. The two pieces are titled "Indian Princess at Leisure," at left, and "Indian Princess at Work." (Matt Gade / Republic)
Carnegie becomes new home of three Oscar Howe paintings
March 24, 2018 - 8:00am
March 10, 2018
Nicole Heitzman, of Parkston, paints during the National Pheasant Fest and Quail Classic earlier this year in Sioux Falls. (Luke Hagen/Republic)
Heitzman, a Parkston native, takes talents to national stage
March 10, 2018 - 9:15am
February 12, 2018
Left: Former President Barack Obama's portrait by Kehinde Wiley, oil on canvas, unveiled at the National Portrait Gallery in Washington. Image by Kehinde Wiley. Michelle LaVaughn Robinson Obama's portrait by Amy Sherald, oil on linen, unveiled at the National Portrait Gallery in Washington. Image by Amy Sherald.
Commentary: The Obamas' portraits are not what you'd expect and that's why they're great
February 12, 2018 - 11:04am
February 2, 2018
Belling carved this raven in front of the Red Raven Espresso Parlor. Dave Samson / Forum News Service
Chainsaw sculptor gets a kick out of his switch to ice
February 2, 2018 - 11:29am
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