Art Project Legacy

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$18,200
Fund Source
Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund
Recipient
Worthington Okabena Windsurfers, Inc.
Recipient Type
Non-Profit Business/Entity
Status
Completed
Start Date
May 2014
End Date
August 2014
Activity Type
Grants/Contracts
Counties Affected
Nobles
Rock
Murray
Pipestone
Jackson
Legal Citation / Subdivision
Laws of Minnesota 2013, Chapter 137, Article 4, Section 2, Subdivision 3
Appropriation Language

ACHF Arts Access

2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$18,200
Other Funds Leveraged
$6,800
Direct expenses
$25,000
Administration costs
$0
Number of full time equivalents funded
0
Proposed Measurable Outcome(s)

More Minnesotans, especially those in the Southwest Minnesota Region, will be able to participate in the arts.Review and critiques during and after the projects are completed. We will have written evaluations available on-site. Evaluations vary based on level of participation and the roles in which people played in our projects. See our attached evaluation plan.

Measurable Outcome(s)

We were able to offer valuable and meaningful arts activities to adults and children in the Worthington community, while reaching a large population of those who are underserved; Create public art that adds to the aesthetic quality of life in the Worthington community; Support and work with talented paid artists through projects and arts fair; Build up the Public Arts inventory by creating permanent art works at multiple locations; and build a positive rapport with the city leaders regarding the importance public art.

Description of Funds
Source of Additional Funds

Other, local or private

Recipient Board Members
Ken Moser, Josh Miller, Denise Erwin, Marc Gustafson, Haley Moore, Gail Holinka, Liz Martin, Bruce Pass, Scott Kraft, Jon Standafer, Mark Gerdes, Dan Wycoff, Darlene Macklin.
Project Overview
Art Project Legacy
Project Details
Worthington Public Art Projects
Project Manager
First Name
Kenneth
Last Name
Moser
Organization Name
Worthington Okabena Windsurfers
Street Address
1121 3rd Ave Chamber of Commerce
City
Worthington
State
MN
Zip Code
56187
Phone
(507) 372-2919
Email
wcofc@frontiernet.net
Competitive Grant Making Body
Board Members and Qualifications
John White: writer, photographer, retired journalist; Jane Link: visual artist , Milan Village Arts School founding member, Milan Community Education, Greater Milan Initiative; Marilee Strom: musician, former art teacher, business owner; Kathy Fransen: musician, theatre, Rhythm of the River coordinator; Janet Olney: visual artist, Willmar Area Arts Council coordinator; Joyce Meyer: photographer, retired art teacher, Canby Arts Council Advisory Board; Kate Aydin: retired educator, arts advocate, Lincoln County Pioneer Museum board; Paula Nemes: musician, librarian, former coordinator of the Marshall Area Fine Arts Council, Vice President of Marshall Area Stage Company; Tom Wirt: artist, owner Clay Coyote Gallery, founding member and president, Hutchinson Center for the Arts, past member Hutchinson Public Arts Commission; Susan Marco: writer, High School English and creative writing teacher; Kelly Muldoon: graphic artist, board member Prairie Music Association, Prairie Oasis Players; Ellen Copperud: retired language arts teacher, theatre director; Dan Wahl: visual artist, musician, theater, adjunct English instructor at Southwest Minnesota State University; Dan Connolly: musician, music educator, board Renville Friends of the Arts; Cindy Reverts: visual artist, Rock County Fine Arts Association treasure, Council for Arts in Humanities in Rock County board; Sydney Massee; visual artist, theatre, Lac qui Parle Valley School Districts board.
Advisory Group Members and Qualifications
John White: writer, photographer, retired journalist; Jane Link: visual artist , Milan Village Arts School founding member, Milan Community Education, Greater Milan Initiative; Kathy Fransen: musician, theatre, Rhythm of the River coordinator; Janet Olney: visual artist, Willmar Area Arts Council coordinator; Joyce Meyer: photographer, retired art teacher, Canby Arts Council Advisory Board; Paula Nemes: musician, librarian, former coordinator of the Marshall Area Fine Arts Council, Vice President of Marshall Area Stage Company; Tom Wirt: artist, owner Clay Coyote Gallery, founding member and president, Hutchinson Center for the Arts, past member Hutchinson Public Arts Commission; Susan Marco: writer, High School English and creative writing teacher; Kelly Muldoon: graphic artist, board member Prairie Music Association, Prairie Oasis Players; Ellen Copperud: retired language arts teacher, theatre director; Dan Wahl: visual artist, musician, theater, adjunct English instructor at Southwest Minnesota State University; Dan Connolly: musician, music educator, board Renville Friends of the Arts; Cindy Reverts: visual artist, Rock County Fine Arts Association treasure, Council for Arts in Humanities in Rock County board; Sydney Massee; visual artist, theatre, Lac qui Parle Valley School Districts board.
Conflict of Interest Disclosed
No