Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund Organization Grant

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$15,000
Fund Source
Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund
Recipient
City of Lindstrom
Recipient Type
Local/Regional Government
Status
Completed
Start Date
February 2016
End Date
October 2016
Activity Type
Grants/Contracts
Counties Affected
Chisago
Legal Citation / Subdivision
Laws of Minnesota 2015 Special Session, chapter 2, article 4, section 2, subdivision 3
Appropriation Language

ACHF Cultural Heritage

2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$15,000
Other Funds Leveraged
$34,500
Direct expenses
$49,500
Administration costs
$0
Number of full time equivalents funded
0.00
Proposed Measurable Outcome(s)

Creation and placement of public artwork project. Attendance tracking; survey of audience.

Measurable Outcome(s)

The City of Lindstrom commissioned local artist Ian Dudley to create a statue of Marlene Smith, contributor of the City's evolution and growth. A ribbon cutting ceremony was held to dedicate the statue.

Description of Funds
Source of Additional Funds

Other, local or private

Recipient Board Members
Keith Carlson, Curt Flug, Joe Wishy, Bill Schlumbohm Sr, AnnMarie Brink
Project Overview
Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund Organization Grant
Project Details
The Marlene Smith Statue project involves the creation and placement of a statue to honor the historical relevance of Marlene Smith to the community. It will be placed in the east plaza garden area located between Highway 8 and North First Avenue in Linds
Project Manager
First Name
Kathy
Last Name
George
Organization Name
City of Lindstrom
Street Address
13292 Sylvan Ave
City
Lindstrom
State
MN
Zip Code
55045
Phone
(651) 257-0620
Email
kgeorge@cityoflindstrom.us
Competitive Grant Making Body
Board Members and Qualifications
Theresa Bemis: Visual artist, Milaca Fine Arts Council, Milaca Art Center, Milaca Music in the Park; Barb Dreyer: Visual artist, art educator, Kanabec County Art Association, Pine Center for the Arts; Arne Everson: Retired music educator, East Central Minnesota Chorale, Cambridge Center for the Arts; Darrell Vincent: Writer, arts advocate, Wyoming Area Friends of the Library; Kelli Maag: Visual artist, business owner, Northern Exposures Photography Club, Kanabec County Artist Association; Nancy Hoffman: County government, Housing and Redevelopment Authority û Economic Development Authority Director, arts advocate; Alana Petersen: Government, legislative policy, arts advocate; Eunice Boeringa: Musician, Onamia Area Friends of the Library, arts advocate.
Advisory Group Members and Qualifications
Theresa Bemis: Visual artist, Milaca Fine Arts Council, Milaca Art Center, Milaca Music in the Park; Barb Dreyer: Visual artist, art educator, Kanabec County Art Association, Pine Center for the Arts; Arne Everson: Retired music educator, East Central Minnesota Chorale, Cambridge Center for the Arts; Darrell Vincent: Writer, arts advocate, Wyoming Area Friends of the Library; Kelli Maag: Visual artist, business owner, Northern Exposures Photography Club, Kanabec County Artist Association; Nancy Hoffman: County government, Housing and Redevelopment Authority û Economic Development Authority Director, arts advocate; Alana Petersen: Government, legislative policy, arts advocate; Eunice Boeringa: Musician, Onamia Area Friends of the Library, arts advocate.
Conflict of Interest Disclosed
No