ECRAC Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund Organization Grant

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$14,790
Fund Source
Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund
Recipient
Franconia Sculpture Park
Recipient Type
Non-Profit Business/Entity
Status
Completed
Start Date
October 2015
End Date
June 2016
Activity Type
Grants/Contracts
Counties Affected
Chisago
Isanti
Anoka
Washington
Ramsey
Hennepin
Dakota
Wright
Sherburne
Benton
Mille Lacs
Kanabec
Pine
Legal Citation / Subdivision
Laws of Minnesota 2013, Chapter 137, Article 4, Section 2, Subdivision 3
Appropriation Language

ACHF Arts Access

2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$14,790
Other Funds Leveraged
$10,248
Direct expenses
$25,038
Administration costs
$0
Number of full time equivalents funded
0
Proposed Measurable Outcome(s)

1. To provide a high quality arts and music program. 2. To provide an arts education program for all ages. Attendance tracking; Survey of audience.

Measurable Outcome(s)

A one day arts learning program featuring six artist talks and two musical performances was provided to the public.

Description of Funds
Source of Additional Funds

Other, local or private

Recipient Board Members
Josine Peters, Dorothy Goldie, Gar Hargens, Erik Janssen, Amy McKinney, John Joachin, Davis Klaila, Ronald Kopeska, John Kremer, Diane Mullin, Amy Schwartz Moore, Tamsie Ringler
Project Overview
ECRAC Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund Organization Grant
Project Details
During the Conversations with Creators on the Prairie project, Franconia Sculpture Park will provide an arts learning program featuring public talks by exhibiting artists, live music, and youth arts activities set within Franconia’s outdoor sculpture exhibition. The program will be free and open to the public from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. on Saturday, June 11, 2016.
Project Manager
First Name
John
Last Name
Hock
Organization Name
Franconia Sculpture Park
Street Address
29836 St Croix Trl
City
Shafer
State
MN
Zip Code
55074
Phone
(651) 257-6668
Email
johnhock@franconia.org
Competitive Grant Making Body
Board Members and Qualifications
Theresa Bemis: Visual Artist, Milaca Art Center; Barb Dreyer: Visual Artist, Art Educator, Kanabec County Art Association, Pine Center for the Arts; Arne Everson: Music Educator, East Central Minnesota Chorale, Cambridge Center for the Arts; Kelli Maag: Business Owner, Northern Exposures Photography Club, Kanabec County Artist Association; Carla Vita: Government, Art Advocate; Nancy Hoffman: Government, Art Advocate.
Advisory Group Members and Qualifications
Theresa Bemis: Visual Artist, Milaca Art Center; Barb Dreyer: Visual Artist, Art Educator, Kanabec County Art Association, Pine Center for the Arts; Arne Everson: Music Educator, East Central Minnesota Chorale, Cambridge Center for the Arts; Kelli Maag: Business Owner, Northern Exposures Photography Club, Kanabec County Artist Association; Carla Vita: Government, Art Advocate; Nancy Hoffman: Government, Art Advocate.