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Art at Avera McKennan

Experience the healing power of art at Avera.


Avera McKennan, home to Sioux Falls' only indoor SculptureWalk, serves as an extension of the downtown SculptureWalk. On loan to the exhibit for one year, all sculptures are available for purchase or lease by contacting SculptureWalk at 605-339-8359. Find informational brochures and a map for most sculptures.

  • Flying Pig

    Flying Pig - Stainless Steel
    Dale & Carol Lewis

  • Benediction

    Benediction - Bronze
    Bobbie Carlyle

  • Joie de Vivre

    Joie de Vivre - Bronze
    Christine Knapp

  • Three Graces

    Three Graces - Bronze
    Ben Hammond

  • Face Off

    Face Off - Bronze/Steel
    Jack Morford

  • Quiet Bear

    Quiet Bear - Bronze
    Jerry McKellar

  • Wabi Sabi

    Wabi Sabi - Welded Steel
    Steven W. Maeck

  • Structural Integrity

    Structural Integrity - Elmwood/Acrylic
    Tommy Riefe

  • Homework Comes First

    Homework Comes First - Bronze
    Martha Pettigrew

  • African Chieftain

    African Chieftain - Concrete/Steel
    Sue Quinlan

  • Shima

    Shima - Bronze
    Tommy Riefe

  • Winter Hibiscus Leaf

    Winter Hibiscus Leaf - Bronze
    Nathan Johansen

  • Admaris

    Admaris - Bronze
    Donna Jean Mayne

  • Portal

    Portal - Steel
    Anthony Guntren

  • Polar Bear

    Polar Bear - Ceramic
    Dale & Carol Lewis

Digital Art Wall

The Prairie Center on the Avera McKennan campus offers a unique venue for changing exhibits through 15 video monitors that display sharp, beautiful imagery.

Original Collections

The Avera McKennan campus, Avera Behavioral Health Center, Prairie Center and Dougherty Hospice House display original art collections and outdoor sculptures. Many works, including those by local and regional artists, reflect our home on the Northern Plains and Avera's healing ministry.

Music as Medicine

Avera hosts the South Dakota Symphony's Music as Medicine program, which helps create a positive, healing environment for patients, their families and visitors.

The Arts in Healing

Art and music therapy benefits cancer and behavioral health patients, as well as residents at Avera Prince of Peace and Dougherty Hospice House.

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