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Hastings Prescott Area Arts Council

We Care About Arts

Many talented artists, musicians, actors, and writers live and work right here in our communities.

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Let's foster the arts and forge connection between the arts and our community.

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You do not need to be an artist, a musician, an actor or author to be a member! Showing your support of all the arts helps us create an environment that ensures a richer community for generations to come.

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HPAAC Annual Fundraising Gala

HPAAC, which has helped foster the arts in the community for more than 8 years, hosted its fourth annual fundraising gala on Friday, October 16, 2015.

During the gala, two area artists were recognized for their talents and contributions to the local arts community. Art Nordstrom of Hastings and Charlotte Vick of Prescott will receive HPAAC’s Art Hero award. Read More

The theme, “Unmasking HPAAC”, highlighted the renaissance of the emerging arts community in Hastings. To see photos of the event, please visit our Facebook page. 

Gala Celebration

Thank you! HPAAC is grateful to all the sponsors, donors, volunteers, attendees, board and committee members who made the “Unmasking HPAAC” Gala possible.

The gala event featured dinner, music, games, art displays, a live and silent auction, and the opportunity to meet with local artists and purchase their work.

Please continue to post your gala photos on HPAAC's Facebook page.

We Are One

Members make it happen. When you become a member, every person benefits! Your membership makes it possible for HPAAC to provide opportunities for artists, musicians, actors and authors to exhibit their work, share their music, their talent and their stories.

Artspace Report

View Report of Findings for the 2014 Hastings, MN Study of Artists' Space Needs and Preferences