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McKnight Foundation Distinguished Artist Award

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Do you know an artist with an enduring and exceptional career in Minnesota? The McKnight Foundation invites nominations for its 23rd Distinguished Artist Award. The annual McKnight Distinguished Artist Award recognizes artists who have made a lifelong commitment to creating art that is locally, regionally, and/or nationally significant. These artists...
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MN Council of Nonprofits to hold regional summit in Marshall

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MN Council of Nonprofits first Regional Summit in Marshall! For ten years, the Minnesota Council of Nonprofits (MCN) has hosted an annual conference for nonprofits in regional centers, small towns, and rural communities. On March 10, the Regional Summit will be brought to Marshall for the first time! This day-long summit is...
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Congratulations to Lyon County Resident on Star Tribune’s Picture of the Year!

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Chuck Freiss photo was chosen by the Star Tribune's "Behind the Lens" series photo of 2019

Congratulations to Lyon county’s Chuck Freiss, whose photo was chosen as the Star Tribune’s Behind the Lens 2019 picture of the year! Chuck has been a SMAC Individual Artist grantee as well as a SMAC panelist for Individual Artist grants. To learn more about these grants, visit: https://swmnarts.org/grants/smac-grants-for-individual-artists/ More details:...
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Brookings Public Arts Commission Seeks Proposals for Art in City/County Building

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This call is open to all artists living or working in South Dakota or a neighboring state (Minnesota, Iowa, Nebraska, Montana, Wyoming, North Dakota)

The Brookings Public Arts Commission, in partnership with the City of Brookings, SD, seeks an artist to design, fabricate and install 2D artwork in a public area of the shared use City/County building. The selected artist will be asked to create a permanent artwork that honors the history, cultures, and...
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BIPOC & Native Artists 20/20 Artist Fellowship

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The 20/20 Artist Fellowship is an award given yearly to Black, Indigenous, People of Color (BIPOC) and Native artists working to create tools, pathways and systems of support for other artists in their communities. Launched in 2018, the 20/20 Artist Fellowship offers capital resources and professional development support to BIPOC...
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Health Insurance for Minnesota Artists

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Health insurance can be complicated to get, but there are lots of options out there to help. Here’s a new resource, A Sweet Guide to Health Insurance for Minnesota Artists, to help you answer questions and get covered! https://springboardforthearts.org/health-wellness/get-health-insurance/find-a-helper/ Health Insurance Open Enrollment Time- Get Your Questions Answered! For many artists,...
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Call for Art: Hutchinson Sculpture Stroll

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The 2020 Sculpture Stroll Call for Art is now OPEN! Exhibited Artists receive a $1,000 honorarium.  People’s Choice Award  winner receives a $500 prize 2020 Call For Art Submission Guidelines The Hutchinson Public Arts Commission created the Sculpture Stroll in 2013 as a way to showcase work from regional artists and...
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