Artist Initiative

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000
Fund Source
Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund
Recipient
Nancy T. Randall
Recipient Type
Individual
Status
Completed
Start Date
May 2014
End Date
November 2014
Activity Type
Grants/Contracts
Counties Affected
Dakota
Hennepin
Stearns
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
$10,000
Other Funds Leveraged
$3,500
Direct expenses
$13,500
Proposed Measurable Outcome(s)

Presentation of Eschaton at Saint John’s University; Studio assistant hired to deal with grants, professional correspondence and future planning. The success of Eschaton’s premier will be measured by University attendance figures. The quality of the work will be measured by critical reviews by the art press. The success of studio assistance will be evidenced by the production of new work. 2: Studio assistant hired to deal with grants, professional correspondence and future planning. The success of studio assistance will be evidenced by the production of new work.

Measurable Outcome(s)

Randall completed and installed her sculptural masterwork Eschaton: Sanctuary for the End of Time and a related retrospective at Saint John’s University. 2: Randall successfully completed and installed her sculptural masterwork and related retrospective with assistance from a team of arts professionals.

Description of Funds
Source of Additional Funds

Other, local or private

Project Overview
Artist Initiative
Project Details
Randall will present a major outdoor installation, Eschaton: Sanctuary for the End of Time at Saint John’s University, to coincide with a related exhibition of her work at the University’s Galleries.
Project Manager
First Name
Nancy
Last Name
Randall
Organization Name
Nancy T. Randall
State
MN
Phone
(612) 868-7656
Email
nandave@q.com
Competitive Grant Making Body
Board Members and Qualifications
Ardell Brede: Mayor of Rochester, elected 2002.; Peggy Burnet: Businesswoman, art collector, and community volunteer. Chair of the Nominating Committee, Smithsonian National Board. Trustee, Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden. Vice Chair, Minnesota State Arts Board.; Michael Charron: Dean of the School of the Arts, Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota. Vice Chair, Minnesota State Arts Board.; Wendy Dayton: Arts and community leader and philanthopist.; Sean Dowse: Executive director, Sheldon Theatre. Board member for Minnesota Music Coalition, Minnesota Citizens for the Arts, and Anderson Center for Interdisciplinary Studies.; David Glenn, Executive director of the Minnesota Project, ceramic artist; Benjamin Klipfel: Board member, Minnesota State Arts Board. Executive Director, Alexandria Area Arts Association, Inc. Director and arts educator.; Ellen McInnis: Director of Twin Cities government relations, Wells Fargo. Member of Bottineau Boulevard Partnership. Chair, Minnesota State Arts Board.; Thomas Moss: Consultant to nonprofits and government agencies; Janice Sivertson: Gallery owner and visual artist; Anton Treuer: Professor of Ojibwe, Bemidji State University.
Advisory Group Members and Qualifications
Richard Abraham: Professional Oil Painter and Art Instructor; Leann Johnson: Graphic designer, illustrator and ceramic tile artist; Mia Lopez: Curatorial Fellow for Visual Arts, Walker Art Center; Contemporary art; Marisa Martinez de Silva: Artist and Teacher of Marisa Martinez/ Meztiza Designs (mixed media art and jewelry); Anders Nilsen: Award-winning author and artist of graphic novels; Janet Olney: Executive director, Willmar Area Arts Council; career fiber artist and instructor; Terra Rathai: Artist and photographer; historian of 19th and 20th century western art and popular culture; Andrew Wykes: Associate professor of painting at Hamline University, St Paul
Conflict of Interest Disclosed
No