Grants Awarded Fiscal Year 2019

July 2018 to current

Art Projects      
ROUND I GRANTS:  Funded 8/28/2018      
The Calumet Players Pipestone MACTFest 2019 “The Glamour House” $4,996
Crow River Youth Choir Hutchinson 2018/2019 Concert Season $2,120
Eden Valley-Watkins Community Ed Eden Valley Snoopy $3,200
Friends of the Orchestra/SMO Marshall Making Music in Marshall $6,525
Hutchinson Center for the Arts Hutchinson 2019 Visual Arts Exhibition Season $2,000
Hutchinson Photography Club Hutchinson 2018 Photography Club Showcase $912
Jackson Center for the Arts Jackson Winter Concert Series $3,500
Meander Art Crawl Various locations along the upper MN River Meander 2019 $7,000
Pipestone Performing Arts Center Pipestone Tonic Sol Fa Program $4,525
Prairie Arts Chorale Marshall Spring Concert Season 2019 $1,553
Prairie Arts Continuum Windom Shrek the Musical $7,000
Rock County Fine Arts Association Luverne Governor’s Hunt Sculpture $3,695
Rock County Fine Arts Association Luverne Studio Tour $2,285
Willmar Area Arts Council Willmar Studio Hop 2019 $4,955
Willmar Area Symphonic Orchestra Willmar WASO: 2 Concerts $7,000
Willmar Community Education Willmar A World of Music $3,623
Winsted Arts Council Winsted WAC Music Series $6,123
Worthington Area Symphony Orchestra Worthington November 2018 Holiday Concert $7,000
Worthington Chamber Singers Worthington Choral Commission $3,500
    Total Art Projects: $81,514
Art Legacy Project Planning      
City of Madison Madison Light-Based Public Art Project $2,500
PPF Willmar Ability Focused Mural by PFF $2,500
    Total Art Legacy Project Planning: $5,000
Arts Organization Development    


Willmar Area Arts Council Willmar Branding & Website $4,795
    Total Arts Organization Development: $4,795
Arts Organization Start-Up      
Canby Area Arts Council Canby Start-Up $1,560
    Total Arts Organization Start-Up: $1,560
Equipment/Facilities Improvement    
ROUND I GRANTS: Funded 9/25/2018      
Lake Benton Opera House Lake Benton 2018 Equipment Upgrade $8,046
Marshall Area Fine Arts Council Marshall Laptop Computer $782
    Total Equipment/Facilities Grants: $1,586
Individual Artist-Developing      
ROUND I GRANTS: Funded 10/23/2018      
Erica Dischino Willmar Rural Refugee Photography Project $2,500
Kimberly Nelson Marshall Backyard Photos $2,415
Teresa Peterson Belview Grasshopper Book $2,500
Kylie Rieke Fairfax Pottery Work Study $2,500
Sima Amid Wewetzer Marshall Art and Psychology $2,500
Individual Artist-Established Career      
ROUND I GRANTS: Funded 10/23/2018      
Lisa Bergh New London Solo Art Exhibition $7,000
Glen Bruns Marshall Painting Minnesota’s Past Today $7,000
Nikki Bettcher Erickson Willmar Script Work: One Act Musical $6,800
John Larson Milan Ceramic Sculpture $7,000
    Total Individual Artist: $40,215
    2019 YEAR-TO-DATE GRANTS AWARDED: $134,670

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