Arts in Education Residency

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,260
Fund Source
Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund
Recipient
MacRostie Art Center
Recipient Type
Non-Profit Business/Entity
Status
Completed
Start Date
January 2013
End Date
June 2013
Activity Type
Grants/Contracts
Counties Affected
Itasca
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
$3,260
Other Funds Leveraged
$2,610
Direct expenses
$5,870
Administration costs
$0
Number of full time equivalents funded
0
Proposed Measurable Outcome(s)

Participants will expand their knowledge of and skill in a variety of artistic mediums as they explore artistic expression as a tool for wellness in recovery.Initial survey and follow-up survey of participants; informal interviews of participants.

Measurable Outcome(s)

Participants surveys showed their artistic development and acquisition of skill to help in mental health recovery were beneficial.

Description of Funds
Source of Additional Funds

Other, local or private

Recipient Board Members
Michelle Carlson, Charles Driscoll, Katie Glorvigen, Carmen Haugen, Charles Kampen, Amanda Lamppa, Meghan Langee, Mary Metzger, Shirley Miller, Margaret Norris, Bill Rutherford, Katherine Sedare
Project Overview
Arts in Education Residency
Project Details
Work with Kiesler House to offer a 4-month art education program for adults living with major mental illness that will culminate in a gallery exhibition for National Mental Health Month in May 2013.
Project Manager
First Name
Katie
Last Name
Marshall
Organization Name
MacRostie Art Center
Street Address
405 1st Ave NW PO Box 365
City
Grand Rapids
State
MN
Zip Code
55744-2617
Phone
(218) 326-2697
Email
katie@macrostieartcenter.org
Competitive Grant Making Body
Board Members and Qualifications
Josh Aerie: cellist, orchestra conductor, college music instructor; Nancy Daley: hand made paper maker, instructor at North House Folk School; Ken Bloom: Director, Tweed Museum of Art, University of Minnesota-Duluth; Janeen Carey: vocalist, retired Hibbing Community College librarian and information media specialist; Jeffrey Adams: published playwright, Founder and Director of Ice Box Radio Theater; Victoria Olson: stage and radio theater actor, instrumentalist, accompanist, speech judge.
Advisory Group Members and Qualifications
Josh Aerie: cellist, orchestra conductor, college music instructor; Nancy Daley: hand made paper maker, instructor at North House Folk School; Ken Bloom: Director of the 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, instructor at 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: 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 for North Shore Music Association, writer; Whitley Mike: Communications and Media Arts Major, College of Saint Scholastica; Ashley Kolka: Project Coordinator for MacRostie Art Center, visual artist, writer; Michelle Ronning: jewelry designer and maker.
Conflict of Interest Disclosed
No