Minnesota's Legacy

Artist in Residence

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,500
Fund Source
Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund
Recipient
herARTS in Action
Recipient Type
Non-Profit Business/Entity
Status
Completed
Start Date
January 2019
End Date
July 2019
Activity Type
Grants/Contracts
Counties Affected
Benton
Benton
Legal Citation / Subdivision
Laws of Minnesota 2017 Regular Session, chapter 91, article 4, section 2, subdivision 3
Appropriation Language

ACHF Arts Access ACHF Arts Education ACHF Cultural Heritage

2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,500
Other Funds Leveraged
$0
Direct expenses
$3,500
Proposed Measurable Outcome(s)

Students will create seven artworks, exhibit one completed artwork and increase vocabulary and strategies for observing and describing what they see. One completed artwork per student is prepared for exhibition with an artist statement and displayed at FYAAD. Students are also observed using African art vocabulary.

Project Overview

Artist in Residence

Project Details

African art appreciation is a mixed media experience for K-12 students to learn about African art.

Project Manager
First Name
Sarah
Last Name
Drake
Organization Name
herARTS in Action
Street Address
PO Box 414
City
Sauk Rapids
State
MN
Zip Code
56379
Phone
(320) 266-4316
Email
herartsinaction@yahoo.com
Competitive Grant Making Body
Board Members and Qualifications

Linda Brobeck: vice chair Wright County, visual artist, owner of Crow River North, LLC.; served on a number of non-profit boards; Mark Nelson: public school music teacher; choral director; community theatre director; voice lessons instructor; American Choral Directors Association of Minnesota board member; Leslie Hanlon: secretary Stearns County, director of fundraising and marketing for the College of Saint Benedict/ Saint John's University Fine Arts Series; Ken Barry: Blues musician; Victorian photographer proficient in Digital imaging and, Platinum/Palladium printing and Wet Plate Collodion process and Bromoil printing and Cyanotype printing; University of Wisconsin; certified nuclear engineer; Buddy King: Saint Cloud playwright, percussionist, teaching artist, unit director for the Roosevelt Boys and Girls Club in Saint Cloud, engaged in numerous youth arts initiatives in the community; Jo McMullen-Boyer: Central Minnesota Arts Board board member, station manager of KVSC Radio, music concert producer, community events organizer; Roger Reinardy: Central Minnesota Arts Board board member, fine and commercial artist, board member for Sauk Center Area Community Foundation.

Advisory Group Members and Qualifications

Linda Brobeck: vice chair of Wright County, visual artist, owner of Crow River North, LLC.; has served on a number of non-profit boards; Mark Nelson: public school music teacher; choral director; community theatre director; voice lessons instructor; American Choral Directors Association of Minnesota board member; Leslie Hanlon: secretary for Stearns County, director of fundraising and marketing for the College of Saint Benedict/Saint John's University Fine Arts Series; Ken Barry: Blues musician; Victorian photographer proficient in digital imaging and platinum/ palladium printing and wet plate collodion process and bromoil printing and cyanotype printing, University of Wisconsin Certified Nuclear Engineer; Buddy King: Saint Cloud playwright, percussionist, teaching artist, unit director for the Roosevelt Boys and Girls Club in Saint Cloud Minnesota, engaged in numerous youth arts initiatives in the community; Jo McMullen-Boyer: Board Member for the Central Minnesota Arts Board, station manager of KVSC Radio, music concert producer, community events organizer; Roger Reinardy: Board Member for the Central Minnesota Arts Board, fine and commercial artist, board member for Sauk Center Area Community Foundation.

Conflict of Interest Disclosed
No