About

Meet Our Team

Jon Piper

Owner / Designer

Since 2005, Jon has owned and operated Piper Arts, growing it into a driving force in the regional art scene. Jon’s innovative vision is to offer corporate and individual clients a full-service fine art experience. From the frame shop to the high-quality artists represented in the gallery, Jon has expanded Piper Arts to include artist commissions and collaborations, restoration, scanning, printing, corporate and residential consultation, installation, and beyond. With 20+ years of framing experience, Jon brings an expertise in color, texture, and design to every project. His knowledge in the right materials and quality suppliers in this industry gives a depth and understanding to long-lasting art preservation and contemporary design. With a growing team of art professionals, Piper Arts is one of the finest galleries, framing destinations, and full-service fine art companies in South Dakota.

Jana Anderson

Associate / Designer

Jana Anderson is an artist and art professional with experience in a wide variety of contemporary art spaces both regionally and nationally. Her experience ranges from teaching art and design, assisting curation in museums and galleries, and working with archival materials in academic conservation. Above all, she is a compassionate painter who is committed to fine art and quality craft in the Sioux Falls Arts Community. As an Associate at Piper Arts, Jana is committed to serving our clients with the highest quality in all areas of our art services. Jana received her MFA in Painting from Indiana University in 2019, and her BA in Studio Arts from Hamline University in 2011.

Kevin Van Westen

Graphic Designer and Fine Art Printing

Kevin comes to Piper Arts with 38+ years of experience in art direction, graphic design, and advertising.  His attention to detail and creative problem solving make him a powerhouse in our growing fine art printing department. Kevin’s skill in color-matching prints to original works of art as well as patient attention to all aspects of the printing process is unparalleled in the Sioux Falls region.