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Coffee with Collections | Ben Reifel Collection

SDAM Coffee With Collections - Jan 31 2023 - Gifts from Ben Reifel
Tuesday, Jan. 31, 2023

Event Details

Join us via Zoom | Tuesday, January 31, 9:30 - 10:30 am Central

Grab your morning coffee with a fascinating livestream look at Native American artwork given to the South Dakota Art Museum by the late Dr. Ben Reifel. Ben Reifel (1906-1990) was a longtime Bureau of Indian Affairs official, and the first person of Lakota descent elected to the United States Congress. This Coffee with Collections will be hosted by South Dakota Art Museum Advisory Board member and former SDAM Intern, Susan Thompson, along with Taylor McKeown, Exhibitions and Collections Curator and Abigail Ramsbottom, Education Curator.

Register for the Zoom link

During the program be sure to enjoy a cup of Kool Beans Coffee, available for sale in the South Dakota Art Museum Store. If you can’t make the livestream event, visit the museum’s Facebook page (@sdartmuseum) or our Events page ( to watch the replay. 

Event Audience

Public includes SDSU Faculty/Staff/Students