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County artist presents Black Hills Art Gala

Alexandra Hansen, an artist from Aladdin, invites the community to an elegant event this March that aims to introduce the work of new artists from around the Midwest. The Black Hills Art Gala will take place at the Matthews Opera House in Spearfish.

Hansen, a wildlife artist, is among the talent that will be showcased in the event.

"I organized this art gala in an effort to bring a few new artists to the area," she says. "It's a beautiful variety of artists from Nebraska, Colorado, Montana, South Dakota and Wyoming."

Hansen will be joined by eight other artists, including Jesse Brown Nelson, L...