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Northwest Ohio has so much to offer. We believe that the arts here, in what used to be the Great Black Swamp, have something for everyone to enjoy.

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BSAC High School Invitational Art Show

February 12-22, 2018 Northwest State Community College NWSCC Atrium Archbold, Ohio Art Show Awards Night February 22, at 7 pm NWSCC Atrium Judges: Sara Daniels Studio Programs [...]

Annual Toledo Symphony Orchestra Concert

March 8, 2018  – Toledo Symphony Orchestra 7:30 pm Founder’s Hall Sauder Village Archbold, Ohio The Black Swamp Arts Council and Sauder Village are pleased to welcome back the Toledo [...]

Summer Arts Scholarships 2018

Date TBA - Summer Arts Scholarships 2018 The Black Swamp Arts Council (BSAC) awarded nearly $4,000 to eighteen students from northwest Ohio as part of their 2017 Summer Arts Scholarships [...]

Creative Arts Camp 2018

BSAC Creative Arts Camp – 2018 for students ages 6-12 Mon. – Fri., 9:00 – 12:00, $70 per student Save the Dates: Defiance Elementary School – June 25-29 Archbold Middle [...]

Holiday Evening of Expression 2017

December 11, 2017 – Holiday Evening of Expression 2017 Join us for this annual event featuring a wide variety of regional artists both showing and selling their works. Sauder Heritage Inn [...]

Instrument Lending Library

Instrument Lending Library The Archbold Band Program and Boosters, are partnering with the Black Swamp Arts Council to create an Instrument Lending Library for qualifying youth in our area. If [...]

“The principles of true art is
not to portray, but to evoke”
Jerzy Kosinski

Northwest Ohio has so much to offer. Make sure you take time to visit and discover additional resources that will allow you to find out what else is happening in the area.

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