South Dakota Art Museum is hosting a free public reception on Thursday, November 15 from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. to celebrate the Takuwe exhibition, that opened November 2 and runs through February 6, 2019. The exhibition is an educational exhibit about the Wounded Knee Massacre.
Light hors d'oeuvres and refreshments will be served. At 5:45, the exhibition curator, Dr. Craig Howe, will provide insights into the exhibition and works within it. Dr. Howe is Director of the Center for American Indian Research and Native Studies (CAIRNS).
This reception will also be an opportunity to view works in the other current exhibitions:
- Rooted, Revived, Reinvented: Basketry in America
- Harvey Dunn: War Works
- Heroes, Saviors & Triumphs: Illustrations by Paul Goble (2nd Grouping of works)
- Marghab Linens
Parking is available just west of the Art Museum on Harvey Dunn Street (in the Museum's free lot and after 4:00 in the lot in front of West Hall). There is also parking available behind Scobey Hall) without permit after 4:00 and also on the street. Handicapped parking is available immediately west of the museum on Harvey Dunn Street and in the Museum's parking lot on Harvey Dunn Street.