Arts Project Grant

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,000
Fund Source
Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund
Recipient
Ironworld Development Corporation AKA Minnesota Discovery Center
Recipient Type
State Government
Status
Completed
Start Date
April 2014
End Date
October 2014
Activity Type
Grants/Contracts
Counties Affected
St. Louis
Itasca
Lake
Legal Citation / Subdivision
Laws of Minnesota 2013, Chapter 137, Article 4, Section 2, Subdivision 3
Appropriation Language

ACHF Arts Access ACHF Arts Education ACHF Cultural Heritage

2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,000
Other Funds Leveraged
$11,230
Direct expenses
$16,230
Administration costs
$0
Number of full time equivalents funded
0
Proposed Measurable Outcome(s)

To increase memberships, expand visitors' knowledge on the Sami people, to provide a quality art experience.Tracking of new applicants for memberships and renewals, post event surveys to document how much people learned and how they would rate the quality of the exhibition and events.

Description of Funds
Source of Additional Funds

Other, local or private

Recipient Board Members
Harlan Tardy, Ralland Hess, Shelley Robinson, Larry Killien, Paul Janssen, Lisa Kvas, Daniel Vidmar, Rich Puhek, Bonnie Fena, Carly Melin
Project Overview
Arts Project Grant
Project Details
Lecture support
Project Manager
First Name
Scott
Last Name
Stein
Organization Name
Ironworld Development Corporation AKA Minnesota Discovery Center
Street Address
1005 Discovery Dr
City
Chisholm
State
MN
Zip Code
55719
Phone
(218) 254-1226
Email
scott.stein@mndiscoverycenter.com
Competitive Grant Making Body
Board Members and Qualifications
Erling Ellison: jewelry designer and creator, speech coach and judge; Ken Bloom: Director of the Tweed Museum of Art; Janeen Carey: vocalist, retired Hibbing Community College librarian, information media specialist; Peter Pestalozzi: furniture maker, wood worker; Kate Fitzgerald: Program Director at North Shore Music Association, writer; Catherine Meier: website designer, printmaker, animator; David Beard: Assistant Professor of writing studies at University of Minnesota-Duluth; Mark King: actor, theater reviewer, musician; Victoria Olson: stage and radio theater actor, instrumentalist, speech judge; Adam Guggemos: graphic designer, art events promoter; Ashley Kolka: Project Coordinator at MacRostie Art Center, visual artist, writer; Michelle Ronning: jewelry designer and maker; Ashley Leek: ceramic artist, art educator; John Gregor: photographer, art educator, community art advocate; Ann Russ: music artist, former director and founder of North Shore Music Association; Dana Mattice: freelance art journalist, fine arts museum publicist.
Advisory Group Members and Qualifications
Erling Ellison: jewelry designer and creator, speech coach and judge; Ken Bloom: Director of the Tweed Museum of Art; Janeen Carey: vocalist, retired Hibbing Community College librarian, information media specialist; Peter Pestalozzi: furniture maker, wood worker; Kate Fitzgerald: Program Director at North Shore Music Association, writer; Catherine Meier: website designer, printmaker, animator; David Beard: Assistant Professor of writing studies at University of Minnesota-Duluth; Mark King: actor, theater reviewer, musician; Victoria Olson: stage and radio theater actor, instrumentalist, speech judge; Adam Guggemos: graphic designer, art events promoter; Ashley Kolka: Project Coordinator at MacRostie Art Center, visual artist, writer; Michelle Ronning: jewelry designer and maker; Ashley Leek: ceramic artist, art educator; John Gregor: photographer, art educator, community art advocate; Ann Russ: music artist, former director and founder of North Shore Music Association; Dana Mattice: freelance art journalist, fine arts museum publicist.
Conflict of Interest Disclosed
No