Arts in the Northlands

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,368
Fund Source
Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund
Recipient
Crow Wing County Fair Association
Recipient Type
Local/Regional Government
Non-Profit Business/Entity
Status
Completed
Start Date
March 2012
End Date
August 2012
Activity Type
Grants/Contracts
Counties Affected
Crow Wing
Legal Citation / Subdivision
2011 Laws of Minnesota, Article 4, Section 2, Subdivison 10
Appropriation Language

These amounts are appropriated to the commissioner of agriculture for grants to county agricultural societies to enhance arts access and education and to preserve and promote Minnesota's history and cultural heritage as embodied in its county fairs. The grants shall be in addition to the aid distributed to county agricultural societies under Minnesota Statutes, section 38.02. The commissioner shall award grants as follows: (1) $700,000 each year distributed in equal amounts to each of the state's county fairs to enhance arts access and education and to preserve and promote Minnesota's history and cultural heritage;

2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,368
Other Funds Leveraged
$2,239
Direct expenses
$7,368
Proposed Measurable Outcome(s)

Track number of performances.Track number of audience members.Survey audience.

Measurable Outcome(s)

The Arts in the Northland stage had 18 performances with 31 artists/performers. Over 80 pieces of artwork were on display near the stage area.Detailed survey results can be provided upon request from MDA.

Source of Additional Funds

Crow Wing County Fair Association

Recipient Board Members
Sarah Dano
Bonnie Hillman
Rebecca Joerger
Project Overview

To provide an additional stage for area artists and educators to showcase their talents and knowledge. Arts in the Northland will encompass a diverse group of artists and educators to offer educational and hands on experiences for fairgoers. Historical, traditional, and modern forms of art are all to be a part of the Arts in the Northland.

Project Manager
First Name
Sarah
Last Name
Dano
Phone
218-829-6680
Email
cwcfair@brainerd.com