Legacy Arts and Cultural Heritage

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,000
Fund Source
Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund
Recipient
Henning Landmark Center AKA The Landmark Center
Recipient Type
Non-Profit Business/Entity
Status
Completed
Start Date
November 2016
End Date
February 2017
Activity Type
Grants/Contracts
Counties Affected
Otter Tail
Legal Citation / Subdivision
Laws of Minnesota 2015 Special Session, chapter 2, article 4, section 2, subdivision 3
Appropriation Language

ACHF Arts Access ACHF Arts Education ACHF Cultural Heritage

2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,000
Other Funds Leveraged
$1,580
Direct expenses
$5,580
Administration costs
$0
Number of full time equivalents funded
0
Proposed Measurable Outcome(s)

To get an artist residency installed for January 2017; To engage the youth and adults in the community in a collaborative art project to be completed by January 30; To give artists in the region an opportunity to work with digital printing on canvas fabric combined with hand stitching and complete a piece by January 20 for exhibiting in the Landmark Center Gallery; To give High School students an opportunity to work with photo and video equipment to create a short documentary for Henning's Spring Film Festival; To give High School students an opportunity to turn a selfie taken from a smartphone, camera, or drawing, into a fiber art piece by January 20th; To exhibit a collection of traditional and contemporary works of fiber art from artists and residents in the area. All project and workshop participants will be able to demonstrate they can thread a needle and execute three stitches: seed stitch, running stitch, and chain stitch. A sign-in book will be near the Sanford project which we will use to gauge the attendance. A follow-up discussion with Kristi will occur at the end of the residency. A feedback survey will be given to the workshop attendees at the end of the course. The exhibition will have a guest book where comments can be made. There will be a follow-up discussion with the High School students about the selfie and documentary projects.

Measurable Outcome(s)

Of the 124 surveys returned, 87 stated the event “Greatly exceeded expectations” for Artistic Benefit to Community. 93 felt event “Greatly Exceeded expectations” for Artistic Quality. 90 had never seen glass blowing in person, and 83 would like to learn m

Source of Additional Funds

Other, local or private

Recipient Board Members
Jeremy Olson, Jessica Strege, Jon Wigert, Karen Obermiller, Mary Siepkes, Nancy Oseien, Paula Wentz, Rollie Saetre, Tena Fraki, Terry Oscarson, Wayne Hilchen
Project Overview

Legacy Arts and Cultural Heritage

Project Details

To sponsor an artist residency with fiber artist Kristi Kuder and incorporate the art of documenting work.

Project Manager
First Name
Daniel
Last Name
Brooten
Organization Name
Henning Landmark Center AKA The Landmark Center
Street Address
415 Douglas Ave PO Box 341
City
Henning
State
MN
Zip Code
56551
Phone
(218) 548-5760
Email
danielbroten@mac.com
Competitive Grant Making Body
Board Members and Qualifications

Amy Ann Mursu: Musician, including piano, clarinet, tuba, and violin; Susan Kay: Retired Professor, Retreat Coordinator for New York Mills Arts Retreat; Erin Gunderson: Library Branch Manager in Breckenridge, musician and artist; Ann Hermes: Executive Director of Alexandria Area Arts Association; Andrew Sletten: Drummer, actor, organizer of community arts and performance space; James Arvidson: Community service volunteer; Barbara Lent: Former photography studio owner, textile artist, owner of quilting retreat center; Stan Goldade: High school math instructor, photographer, ceramicist, sculptor; Jeannie Pladsen: Retired Payroll Manger at the University of Minnesota-Morris, community leader.

Advisory Group Members and Qualifications

Amy Ann Mursu: Musician, including piano, clarinet, tuba, and violin; Susan Kay: Retired Professor, Retreat Coordinator for New York Mills Arts Retreat; Erin Gunderson: Library Branch Manager in Breckenridge, musician and artist; Ann Hermes: Executive Director of Alexandria Area Arts Association Andrew Sletten: Drummer, actor, organizer of community arts and performance space; James Arvidson: Community service volunteer; Barbara Lent: Former photography studio owner, textile artist, owner of quilting retreat center; Stan Goldade: High school math instructor, photographer, ceramicist, sculptor; Jeannie Pladsen: Retired Payroll Manger at the University of Minnesota-Morris, community leader.

Conflict of Interest Disclosed
Yes
Conflict of Interest Contact

Lake Region Arts Council, Maxine Adams (218) 739-5780