Arts in Education Residency

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,000
Fund Source
Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund
Recipient
Donald G. Gardner Humanities Trust
Recipient Type
Non-Profit Business/Entity
Status
Completed
Start Date
November 2012
End Date
February 2013
Activity Type
Grants/Contracts
Counties Affected
St. Louis
Lake
Cook
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 ACHF Cultural Heritage

2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,000
Other Funds Leveraged
$2,133
Direct expenses
$7,133
Administration costs
$0
Number of full time equivalents funded
0
Proposed Measurable Outcome(s)

Project participants will have an arts experience that develops new understanding of music as art in a social, cultural, and environmental context. Participants will learn about music technology, improvisation, and performance.Outcomes will be assessed by narrative response/reaction evaluations of project participants. Older students will complete pre and post evaluations regarding music and improvisation. Photographic responses and informal observations will be documented.

Measurable Outcome(s)

Feedback from parents and students very positive.

Description of Funds
Source of Additional Funds

Other, local or private

Recipient Board Members
David O'Donnell, Muffin Nelson, John Klem, Sara Skelton, Tara Boerst, Barry Bissonett, Tom Conaway, Mark Zupec
Project Overview
Arts in Education Residency
Project Details
Offer Vermilion Community College and Ely Public School students and staff an integrated arts experience by having Michael Monroe, an artist who incorporates ecology and technology into his music, conduct an artist residency during the week of November 5.
Project Manager
First Name
Keiko
Last Name
Williams
Organization Name
Donald G. Gardner Humanities Trust
Street Address
PO Box 720
City
Ely
State
MN
Zip Code
55731
Phone
(218) 365-2639
Competitive Grant Making Body
Board Members and Qualifications
Josh Aerie: orchestra conductor, cellist, college music instructor; Nancy Daley: hand made paper maker, instructor North House Folk School, Grand Marais; Ken Bloom: Director Tweed Museum of Art, University of Minnesota-Duluth; Erling Ellison: jewelry designer and creator, speech coach and judge, director of Garrison Art Fair; Jeff Adams: published playwright, Founder and Director of Ice Box Radio Theater; Marcie McIntire: traditional beadwork Ojibwe artist, gallery owner and educator; Peter Pestalozzi: furniture maker, traditional beadwork Ojibwe artist, gallery owner and educator, instructor North House Folk School, Grand Marais; Janeen Carey: vocalist, retired Hibbing Community College librarian and information media specialist; Catherine Meier: website designer, printmaker, drawer, animator; David Beard: Assistant Professor University of Minnesota-Duluth writing studies; Mark King: Masters of Art in English and American Literature, actor, theater reviewer, musician; Victoria Olson: stage and radio theater actor, instrumentalist, accompanist, speech judge; Adam Guggemos: graphic designer, art events promoter; Kate Fitzgerald: Program Director North Shore Music Association, writer; Whitley Mike: Communications and Media Arts Major, College of Saint Scholastica; Ashley Kolka: Project Coordinator, MacRostie Art Center, visual artist, writer; Michelle Ronning: jewelry designer and maker.
Advisory Group Members and Qualifications
Josh Aerie: orchestra conductor, cellist, college music instructor; Nancy Daley: hand made paper maker, instructor North House Folk School, Grand Marais; Ken Bloom: Director Tweed Museum of Art, University of Minnesota-Duluth; Erling Ellison: jewelry designer and creator, speech coach and judge, director of Garrison Art Fair; Jeff Adams: published playwright, Founder and Director of Ice Box Radio Theater; Marcie McIntire: traditional beadwork Ojibwe artist, gallery owner and educator; Peter Pestalozzi: furniture maker, traditional beadwork Ojibwe artist, gallery owner and educator, instructor North House Folk School; Janeen Carey: vocalist, retired Hibbing Community College librarian and information media specialist; Catherine Meier: website designer, printmaker, drawer, animator; David Beard: Assistant Professor University of Minnesota-Duluth writing studies; Mark King: Masters of Art in English and American Literature, actor, theater reviewer, musician; Victoria Olson: stage and radio theater actor, instrumentalist, accompanist, speech judge; Adam Guggemos: graphic designer, art events promoter; Kate Fitzgerald: Program Director North Shore Music Association, writer; Whitley Mike: Communications and Media Arts Major, College of Saint Scholastica; Ashley Kolka: Project Coordinator, MacRostie Art Center, visual artist, writer; Michelle Ronning: jewelry designer and maker.
Conflict of Interest Disclosed
No