Artist in Residency

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,500
Fund Source
Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund
Recipient
Foley High School
Recipient Type
K-12 Education
Status
Completed
Start Date
December 2015
End Date
February 2016
Activity Type
Grants/Contracts
Counties Affected
Benton
Legal Citation / Subdivision
Laws of Minnesota 2015 Special Session, chapter 2, article 4, section 2, subdivision 3
Appropriation Language

ACHF Arts Access ACHF Arts Education

2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,500
Other Funds Leveraged
$0
Direct expenses
$3,500
Administration costs
$0
Number of full time equivalents funded
0.00
Proposed Measurable Outcome(s)

Math students will lead their group in the creation and modifications of paper tessellations. Art student will digitize and improve their group tessellation designs using adobe software, exporting vector files for fabrication. Industrial Tech students will lead their group through the process turning the vector files into cut and refined pieces of metal using a digital plasma cutter. Groups will paint and arrange tessellations for display. One design will be scaled up for display on campus. Formative evaluation will be on going and in most cases verbal, and will be between all participants and is ongoing. Peer evaluation will happen in the form of paper and/or digital review. All participants will be offered a summative survey.

Description of Funds
Recipient Board Members
Kenny Beehler, Ron Miller, David Walz, Lee Olson, Shannon Schmit, Becky Howard, Sharon Kipka
Project Overview
Artist in Residency
Project Details
Foley High School Tessellations TEAM (Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math).
Project Manager
First Name
Mike
Last Name
Carlson
Organization Name
Foley High School
Street Address
621 Penn St PO Box 397
City
Foley
State
MN
Zip Code
56329
Phone
(320) 968-7246
Email
mcarlson@foley.k12.mn.us
Competitive Grant Making Body
Board Members and Qualifications
Janice Courtney: Arts Adviser/Assistant Director of the St Cloud State University Program Board, arts advocate; Linda Brobeck: visual artist, owner of Crow River North, LLC, has served on a number of non-profit boards; Al Hams: Founder of Al's Music, author, served on a number of Boards of Directors; Leslie Hanlon: Director of Fundraising and Marketing for the College of St Benedict/St John's University Fine Arts Series; Doug Lien: watercolorist, member of the Central Minnesota Watercolorists, Community Education Art Class instructor; Ken Barry: blues musician, Victorian photographer, Nuclear Engineer; Mark Nelson: public school music teacher, choral director, community theatre director, voice lessons instructor, American Choral Directors Association of Minnesota Board Member; Justin Lewandowski: music advocate, promoter and booking agent, writer, actor, volunteer for a number of organizations.
Advisory Group Members and Qualifications
Janice Courtney: Arts Adviser, Assistant Director of the St Cloud State University Program Board, arts advocate; Linda Brobeck: Minnesota visual artist, owner of Crow River North, LLC, serves on a number of non-profit boards; Al Hams: Founder of Al's Music, author, has served on a number of Boards of Directors; Leslie Hanlon: Director of Fundraising and Marketing for the College of St Benedict/St John's University Fine Arts Series; Doug Lien: Watercolorist, Member of the Central Minnesota Watercolorists, Community Education Art Class instructor; Ken Barry: blues musician, Victorian photographer, printer, Nuclear Engineer; Mark Nelson: public school music teacher, choral director, community theatre director, voice lessons instructor, American Choral Directors Association of Minnesota Board Member; Justin Lewandowski: Music advocate, promoter and booking agent, writer, actor, volunteer for a number of organizations.
Conflict of Interest Disclosed
No