Major cities get all the love. Regularly featured in travel guides, these destinations have the clout and financial resources to invest in topnotch art galleries and museums. What do you do though if you’ve already been to the Getty in LA or the MET in NYC? What about those communities where local arts thrive? Where a sense of community blends with artistic inspiration to create new and exciting designs. We’ve looked across America specifically for smaller cities and towns where art is a way of life. If you want to experience the best American art has to offer, these are the places you want to visit. In no particular order, these are the most artistic mid-sized US cities.