Operating Support

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$107,147
Fund Source
Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund
Recipient
Regents of the University of Minnesota-Weisman Art Museum AKA Weisman Art Museum
Recipient Type
State Government
Status
Completed
Start Date
July 2013
End Date
June 2014
Activity Type
Grants/Contracts
Counties Affected
Anoka
Chisago
Dakota
Hennepin
Le Sueur
Olmsted
Ramsey
Rice
Scott
Washington
Wright
Legal Citation / Subdivision
Laws of Minnesota 2013, Chapter 137, Article 4, Section 2, Subdivision 3
Appropriation Language

ACHF Arts Access

2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$107,147
Other Funds Leveraged
$6,069,443
Direct expenses
$6,176,590
Administration costs
$107,147
Number of full time equivalents funded
0
Proposed Measurable Outcome(s)

With the intellectual and creative resources of the University, Weisman Art Museum will serve as an accessible portal to innovative arts experiences that spark discovery, critical thinking, and personal transformation. Audiences will explore eleven exhibitions utilizing free public tours, programs, and workshops. Conventional assumptions about art and the world around us will be challenged through a unique mix of 30 campus and community collaborations.

Measurable Outcome(s)

Weisman Art Museum recorded 55,907 total visitors in 11 exhibitions and 25 programs with 52 programmatic collaborations. Additional information was captured via social media analytics, post-event surveys, and staff review.

Description of Funds
Source of Additional Funds

Other, local or private

Recipient Board Members
Steve Apfelbacher, Frank Bates, Wooj Byun, Fuller Cowles, Kristin Devine, Noah Eisenberg, Robert Elde, Rolf Engh, Thomas Fisher, Jon Hallberg, Cindy Ihlenfeld, Diane Katsiaficas, Barry Kudrowitz, Brian Longe, Betsy Lucas, Julie Matonich, Michelle Messenburg, Jose Peris, Elizabeth Redleaf, Shelly Regan, Gerald Rinehart, Nancy Rosenberg, Philip Rosenbloom, Matthew Russo, Gary Smaby, Tom Swigert, Jane Tilka, Robin Torgerson, Charlie Wagner, Kimberly Walsh, Deb Weiss, Penny Winton, Lyndel King (Ex Officio)
Project Overview

Operating Support

Project Details

General operating support

Project Manager
First Name
C. Scott
Last Name
Winter
Organization Name
Regents of the University of Minnesota-Weisman Art Museum AKA Weisman Art Museum
Street Address
333 E River Rd
City
Minneapolis
State
MN
Zip Code
55455
Phone
(612) 625-9678
Email
cswinter@umn.edu
Competitive Grant Making Body
Board Members and Qualifications

Ardell Brede: Mayor of Rochester, elected 2002.; Peggy Burnet: Businesswoman, art collector, and community volunteer. Chair of the Nominating Committee, Smithsonian National Board. Trustee, Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden. Vice Chair, Minnesota State Arts Board.; Michael Charron: Dean of the School of the Arts, Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota. Vice Chair, Minnesota State Arts Board.; Wendy Dayton: Arts and community leader and philanthopist.; Sean Dowse: Executive director, Sheldon Theatre. Board member for Minnesota Music Coalition, Minnesota Citizens for the Arts, and Anderson Center for Interdisciplinary Studies.; David Glenn, Executive director of the Minnesota Project, ceramic artist; Benjamin Klipfel: Board member, Minnesota State Arts Board. Executive Director, Alexandria Area Arts Association, Inc. Director and arts educator.; Ellen McInnis: Director of Twin Cities government relations, Wells Fargo. Member of Bottineau Boulevard Partnership. Chair, Minnesota State Arts Board.; Thomas Moss: Consultant to nonprofits and government agencies; Janice Sivertson: Gallery owner and visual artist; Anton Treuer: Professor of Ojibwe, Bemidji State University.

Advisory Group Members and Qualifications

Ardell Brede: Mayor of Rochester, elected 2002.; Peggy Burnet: Businesswoman, art collector, and community volunteer. Chair of the Nominating Committee, Smithsonian National Board. Trustee, Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden. Vice Chair, Minnesota State Arts Board.; Michael Charron: Dean of the School of the Arts, Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota. Vice Chair, Minnesota State Arts Board.; Wendy Dayton: Arts and community leader and philanthopist.; Sean Dowse: Executive director, Sheldon Theatre. Board member for Minnesota Music Coalition, Minnesota Citizens for the Arts, and Anderson Center for Interdisciplinary Studies.; David Glenn, Executive director of the Minnesota Project, ceramic artist; Benjamin Klipfel: Board member, Minnesota State Arts Board. Executive Director, Alexandria Area Arts Association, Inc. Director and arts educator.; Ellen McInnis: Director of Twin Cities government relations, Wells Fargo. Member of Bottineau Boulevard Partnership. Chair, Minnesota State Arts Board.; Thomas Moss: Consultant to nonprofits and government agencies; Janice Sivertson: Gallery owner and visual artist; Anton Treuer: Professor of Ojibwe, Bemidji State University.

Conflict of Interest Disclosed
No