Aberdeen Recreation and Cultural Center Gallery

Mission Statement

The gallery’s mission is to promote an appreciation for the visual arts through a multitude of art forms, media and subject matter, as well as offering affordable original artwork for sale from local and regional artists. The gallery also offers an outlet for amateur artists to exhibit their work during specialty themed shows.

Gallery Shows 2018

January: Martha Mehlhaff Photography
February - March 10: James Johnson
March 15 - April 12: Timothy Sanders
April 18 - May 1: ARCC School of Visual Arts - Student Show
May 2 - May 16: CHS Art Students
June 15 - July: YAPA - Look at the Mess We've Made
August - September: Iconology Illuminated
October: Creative Expressions
November 13 - December: South Dakota Inmate Art Exhibition - Creativity from Confinement

--Schedule may change based on show availability. For more information about current shows, please call the ARCC at (605)626-7081.

Gallery Hours 

  • Monday - Thursday, 9:00 am - 8:00 pm (during School Year, while programs in session)
  • Friday, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Saturdays, during scheduled programming hours

Artist Submission

We encourage new artists to submit work for review for group or solo exhibition opportunities. Please include examples of your work in CD-Rom format, artist’s statement, artistic resume, and a SASE for return of your work. Please send to:
Aberdeen Recreation and Cultural Center
Attn: ARCC Gallery
225 SE Third Ave.
Aberdeen, SD 57401