Arts and Cultural Heritage Grant

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,650
Fund Source
Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund
Recipient
North Beltrami Heritage Center
Recipient Type
Non-Profit Business/Entity
Status
Completed
Start Date
October 2011
End Date
August 2012
Activity Type
Grants/Contracts
Counties Affected
Beltrami
Legal Citation / Subdivision
Laws of Minnesota 2011, First Special Session, chapter 6, article 4, section 2, subdivision 3
Appropriation Language

ACHF Arts Access ACHF Arts Education

2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,650
Other Funds Leveraged
$3,200
Direct expenses
$5,850
Administration costs
$0
Number of full time equivalents funded
0
Proposed Measurable Outcome(s)

We plan to have up to 150 people of all ages be involved in creating the heritage sculpture garden or will at least view the garden before and during our August 2012 celebration. It is our goal that viewing the heritage sculpture garden will result in community members and visitors having an overall positive art experience, that they will be made aware of materials and plants used by early residents of our community and come away with a positive attitude about community arts collaboration.It is our goal that at least 50% of visitors to the heritage sculpture garden will report that they have a greater awareness of the sculpture gardenÆs connection to early life in this community, that they have a positive attitude toward community arts collaboration and that they had overall a positive experience on the exit survey.

Measurable Outcome(s)

The community has been impacted and physically changed due to the presence of the sculpture garden and community appreciation for the arts has grown. The students knowledge of the region’s cultural heritage has increased due to the creation of the sculptu

Description of Funds
Source of Additional Funds

Other, local or private

Project Overview
Heritage Sculpture Garden in Kelliher
Project Details
Funds will assist the North Beltrami Heritage Center to hire a metal sculptor to lead in creating a sculpture garden utilizing found metal garden and farming materials to reflect the heritage of the surrounding area.
Project Manager
First Name
Diane
Last Name
Mostad
Organization Name
North Beltrami Heritage Center
Street Address
182 Clark Ave N
City
Kelliher
State
MN
Zip Code
56650
Phone
(218) 647-8845
Email
dmostad@paulbunyan.net
Competitive Grant Making Body
Board Members and Qualifications
Deane Johnson; Literary Artist, Musician, Theatrical Artist, Arts Advocate; Kathy Gustafson; Visual Artist, Sculptor, Artist Career Counselor; Patt Rall; Arts Columnist, Literary Artist, Musician, Theatrical Artist, Visual Artist; Diana McLain; Photographer, Visual Artist, Arts Advocate; Malotte Backer; Visual Artist, Arts Advocate; Steve Ballard; Visual Artist, Art Teacher, Arts Advocate; Steve Prenevost; Arts Appreciator, Arts Advocate; Nancy Cole; Musician, Theatrical Artist, Dance Performer; Lois Schaedler; Visual Artist; Filmmaker, Photographer, Craft Artist; Leah Prussia; Literary Artist, Musician, Theatrical Artist, Craft Artist;
Advisory Group Members and Qualifications
Kathy Gustafson; Visual Artist, Sculptor, Springboard Artist Career Counselor; Diana McLain; Photographer, Visual Artist, Arts Advocate; Steve Ballard; Visual Artist, Art Teacher, Arts Advocate; Steve Prenevost; Arts Appreciator, Arts Advocate; Lois Schaedler; Visual Artist; Filmmaker, Photographer, Craft Artist; Mary Guardipee; Sign Designer, Visual Artist, Craft Artist;
Conflict of Interest Disclosed
No