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 2017

January: Time: A Collection of Art by South Dakota Inmates
February-March: EXO Syndicate Installation
April 10-April 28: ARCC School of Visual Arts Student Show
June: Faulkton Painting Ladies
Mid-August-September: Ken Schmierer Photography
October - Mid November: Big Kid Carnival featuring Tom Schinderling and Jeanna Jerde
November 13 - December: The Inner Inmate

--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