Location: South Dakota
Lakota Hoop Dancer Starr Chief Eagle Tells her Story, and Inspires New Ones
May 4 2023
In Indigenous culture, the arts aren’t mere entertainment but a vital practice grounded in community. Those arts include hoop dancing, a form of storytelling through movement. Starr Chief Eagle is...
The Black Hills Are Alive With Finnish Music
May 4 2023
Finnish music sensation Okra Playground brought its captivating and charming sound to South Dakota, connecting cultures through music.
Skateboarding: A South Dakotan Art
December 12 2022
Taking big leaps, South Dakotans are exploring the community building power of skateboarding, from Pine Ridge to Sioux Falls.
The Matthews in Spearfish Embraces Change, Uplifts Creativity
November 21 2022
The Matthews, originally known as Matthew’s Opera House, opened in 1906, just shy of 30 years after the Black Hills Gold Rush. The Matthews still stands in its original location...
In Smalltown Sisseton, Art is a Connector
July 20 2022
Sisseton, South Dakota is a unique place. This rural town of 2,400 is located on the Lake Traverse Reservation: about half the town is Native American, and the other half...