Art Project Grant
ACHF Arts Access
1. To have at least 10 Big Stone Arts Council local artists submit multiple images. 2. To have at least 5 non-Big Stone Arts Council members submit images. 3. To receive submissions that are creative, expressive and imaginative. 4. To create art awareness, art appreciation and community pride in the project.1 and 2 measured by receipt of art. 3. Determined by selection committee and consultants through critique of submissions and discussion. 4. Votes for community favorites will be tallied. Community will be surveyed when they visit the display at Cornfest about their impression of the art submissions and final four images chosen, whether they learned anything new about conceptual art, whether their understanding of public art has changed. The votes will also provide feedback on the quality of art. They will also be asked to rate their appreciation for street banners as art.
Local artists participated in a call for art, many for the first time, and four were paid for their art. The chosen art is seen and appreciated by many, many viewers. Area residents and visitors are exposed to a different type of public art. Residents and
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