Grants Awarded

Each calendar year, we create a three page annual report summary on grants, services, and special projects for that year.  Please check them out by clicking below.

A more detailed list of the last four fiscal years of grants is below.  This will give you a better idea of what projects and proposals received funding.

Northwest Minnesota Arts Council
Fiscal Year 2014 Arts Grants

Grants Web Site Query
TTL orgname Award Project
Arts Legacy Grant Ada Chamber of Commerce $1,000.00 Sponsor Fun in the Flatlands Artists
Arts Legacy Grant Argyle American Legion Post #353 $9,900.00 Veteran’s Memorial public art
Arts Legacy Grant Association of the French of the North $9,000.00 Artists for Chautauqua 2014
Arts Legacy Grant City of Kennedy $930.00 Photograph project
Arts Legacy Grant City of Kennedy $4,200.00 Mural painting by Beau Bakken
Arts Legacy Grant City of Newfolden $10,000.00 Bronze Sculpture
Arts Legacy Grant City of Roseau $2,250.00 Scandinavian Festival
Arts Legacy Grant East Grand Forks Campbell Library $10,000.00 Arts presenters in 2014
Arts Legacy Grant Fosston Library Arts Association $3,000.00 Production of The Money in Uncle George’s Suitcase
Arts Legacy Grant GFWC Zehlians $1,255.00 Art in the Schools: Christine Foster
Arts Legacy Grant GFWC Zehlians $4,150.00 Sponsor Kevin Kling Storytelling
Arts Legacy Grant Kittson Central School District $8,000.00 Camp Art 2014
Arts Legacy Grant Lancaster School District $3,000.00 Missoula Children’s Theater sponsorship
Arts Legacy Grant Malung School Community Center $10,000.00 Ceramics area
Arts Legacy Grant Palmville Press & Publishing, Inc. $6,000.00 The Raven Publication
Arts Legacy Grant Polish National Alliance Lodge 3060 $7,000.00 Polish Day in Florian
Arts Legacy Grant Roseau School District $9,360.00 Four writer residencies
Arts Legacy Grant Sons of Norway Snorre Lodge #90 $10,000.00 Artists for Norwegian Heritage Week
Arts Legacy Grant Summer Arts Stages $10,000.00 2014 Safari and Stages Theater Camps
Arts Legacy Grant Thief River Falls Area Community Theater $6,885.00 Production of Forever Plaid
Arts Legacy Grant Thief River Falls Area Community Theater $10,000.00 Executive Director staffing
Arts Legacy Grant Thief River Falls Area Community Theater $6,635.00 Production of The Fantasticks
Arts Legacy Grant TRF Chamber of Commerce $1,080.00 Sponsor the Zinghoppers
Arts Legacy Grant Tri-County School District $6,885.00 Artist residencies with Stephen Peters, Jon Lurie, and Soli Hughes
Arts Legacy Grant Twin Forks Chorus $367.65 Tour their concert to Warren
Arts Legacy Grant University of Minnesota Crookston $10,000.00 Sponsor author Taylor Branch
Arts Legacy Grant Warroad Summer Theater $10,000.00 Theater season for 2014
Arts Legacy Grant – Residency Fertile-Beltrami School District $2,100.00 Sponsor Prairie Fire Children’s Theater
Arts Legacy Grant – Residency Fosston School District $2,500.00 Bookmaking residency with Heidi Jeub
Arts Legacy Grant – Residency Greenbush-Middle River School $500.00 Installation of iron sculptures by Al Belleveau
Arts Legacy Grant – Residency Greenbush-Middle River School District $2,100.00 Sponsor Al Belleveau for a visual art residency
Arts Legacy Grant – Residency Kittson Central School District $2,100.00 Residency in Flameco Dance
Arts Legacy Grant – Residency Kittson Central School District $2,100.00 Bookmaking residency with Heidi Jeub
Arts Legacy Grant – Residency Roseau School District $2,600.00 Jim Mondloch painting residency
Arts Legacy Grant – Residency Roseau School District $2,600.00 Ross Sutter residency
Arts Legacy Grant – Residency Stephen/Argyle School District $2,100.00 Safari children’s theater 2014
Arts Legacy Grant – Residency Tri-County School District $2,600.00 Jim Mondloch painting residency
Arts Legacy Grant – Residency Tri-County School District $2,600.00 Ross Sutter residency
Arts Legacy Grant – Residency Win-E-Mac School District $2,100.00 Storytelling residency with Joy Bashara-Ingram
Arts Legacy Grant – Residencyrts Legacy Grant Warren/Alvarado/Oslo School District $1,800.00 Safari 2014
Arts Project Grant Ada Summer Children’s Theater $2,165.00 Missoula Children’s Theater
Arts Project Grant Association of the French of the North $1,000.00 Sponsor Ted Stone and Amle music
Arts Project Grant City of Karlstad $3,000.00 Sponsor Prairie Fire Theater’s production
Arts Project Grant Crookston Community Theater $2,350.00 Production of Blue Yonder
Arts Project Grant East Grand Forks School District $3,000.00 Purchase light equipment
Arts Project Grant Fosston Library Arts Association $0.00 Production of The Money in Uncle George’s Suitcase
Arts Project Grant Marshall County Central School District $2,742.92 Purchase Art Displays and Instruments
Arts Project Grant Marshall County Fair $3,000.00 Entertainment for free stage
Arts Project Grant Middle River Community Club $3,000.00 Build a performance stage for Goose Fest
Arts Project Grant Middle River Community Theater $3,000.00 Goose Fest play 2013
Arts Project Grant Norman County West School District $2,250.00 Purchase music instruments
Arts Project Grant North Country Fiddle and Dance $2,500.00 Sponsor series of called community dances
Arts Project Grant Polk County Historical Society $1,000.00 Pioneer Day Celebration artists
Arts Project Grant Red Lake County Central School District $3,000.00 Purchase piano
Arts Project Grant Red Lake Falls School District $3,000.00 Purchase pottery equipment and theater curtains
Arts Project Grant Roseau Area Arts Association $2,300.00 Prairie Fire Children’s Theater
Arts Project Grant Tri-County School District $2,635.00 Pruchae display case, euphonium, drums
Arts Project Grant University of Minnesota Crookston $3,000.00 In the spirit of Cinco de Mayo Festival
Arts Project Grant Valley Crossing Art Council $2,300.00 Healing Through Art workshops
Arts Project Grant Win-E-Mac School District $3,000.00 Purchase kiln and ceramic equipment
Individual Artist Fellowship Anthony Diaz $1,500.00 Guitar lessons and music equipment
Individual Artist Fellowship Brett Lynse $1,500.00 Residency experience in visual art
Individual Artist Fellowship Deb Aune $1,500.00 Workshop in visual arts
Individual Artist Fellowship Jamie Gregor $1,500.00 Purchase video equipment for documentary
Individual Artist Fellowship Janet Johnson $5,000.00 Pottery equipment
Individual Artist Fellowship Laurel Johnson $5,000.00 Professional recordings of her original music
Student Artist Grant Alex MacGregor $500.00 Violin training camp
Student Artist Grant Brayden Drevlow $500.00 Mentorship with Dr. Sonja Harasim in violin
Student Artist Grant Brock Drevlow $500.00 Mentorship with Dr. Greg Hamilton in Double Bass
Student Artist Grant Bryana Vigness $500.00 Drawing training
Student Artist Grant Capri Pederson $500.00 Workshop in poetry
Student Artist Grant Crystal Kolden $500.00 Mentorship with Deb Aune in visual art
Student Artist Grant Daltyn Lofstrom $500.00 Attend training camp in creative writing
Student Artist Grant Danika Bass $500.00 Theater camp
Student Artist Grant Hannah Brickson $500.00 Mentorship with Kari Lindemoen in violin
Student Artist Grant Joel Bolduc $500.00 Photography mentorship
Student Artist Grant Josie Nobles $500.00 Drama camp
Student Artist Grant Logan Mann $500.00 Mentorship in visual arts
Student Artist Grant Louisa Bergman $500.00 Mentorship with Leslie Widner in piano
Student Artist Grant O’Brien Stromsodt $500.00 Mentorship in piano
Student Artist Grant Pearl LaCoursiere $500.00 Mentorship with Nancy Vraa in textiles
Student Artist Grant Peyton Svegdahl $500.00 Visual art mentorship
Student Artist Grant Rachel Goldberg $500.00 Mentorship with Lisa Lee in singing
Student Artist Grant Taylor Rux $500.00 Visual art camp

 

Northwest Minnesota Arts Council
Fiscal Year 2013 Arts Grants

Grants Web Site Query
TTL orgname Award Project
Artist Fellowship Grant Susan Jacobson $1,500.00 Purchase textile equipment for studio
Artist Fellowship Grant Jean Westman $1,500.00 Purchase enameling kiln and supplies for jewelry
Artist Fellowship Grant Paula Kallinen $1,500.00 Purchase camera equipment
Artist Fellowship Grant Caryl Turnow $5,000.00 Purchase glass equipment for studio
Artist Fellowship Grant Tom Brosseau $1,500.00 Purchase wood carving equipment
Artist Fellowship Grant Clara DeRosier $1,500.00 Purchase textile equipment for studio
Artist Fellowship Grant Betsy Saurdiff $5,000.00 Purchase equipment for pottery studio
Artist Fellowship Grant Sara Trangsrud $1,500.00 Purchase equipment and supplies for ceramic studio
Artist Fellowship Grant Karen Suldahl $1,500.00 Create poetry book
Artist Fellowship Grant Joe Van Cleave $1,500.00 Purchase equipment for wood carving demonstrations
Artists in the Schools Grant Warren/Alvarado/Oslo School $1,350.00 Summer Arts Safari
Artists in the Schools Grant Roseau School District $1,980.00 Sponsor writing residency
Artists in the Schools Grant Fosston School District $2,100.00 Storytelling residency with Joy Bashara-Ingram
Artists in the Schools Grant Crookston School District $2,180.00 Residency in voice with Melanie Popejoy
Artists in the Schools Grant Tri-County School District $2,440.00 Residency in watercolor painting
Arts Legacy Grant Ada Chamber of Commerce $1,000.00 Fun in the Flatlands artists
Arts Legacy Grant Crookston School District $10,000.00 Sponsor Copper Street Brass Quintet
Arts Legacy Grant Goodridge Veterans Memorial Park $10,000.00 Gazebo mural public art project
Arts Legacy Grant Roseau Area Friends of the Library $10,000.00 Permanent art collection purchases
Arts Legacy Grant Warroad Summer Theatre $10,000.00 Theater storage and advertising and promotion
Arts Legacy Grant Summer Arts Stages $10,000.00 Youth theater camp and traveling theater troupe
Arts Legacy Grant University of Minnesota Crookston $6,243.00 Cinco de Mayo Celebration
Arts Legacy Grant Thief River Falls Community Arts Council $9,870.00 Production of Annie
Arts Legacy Grant TRF Education Foundation $3,900.00 Partners in Crime play
Arts Legacy Grant l’Association des Francais du Nord $7,500.00 Chautauqua music and dance performers for 2013
Arts Legacy Grant Roseau School District $6,390.00 Sponsor Celebration of Art
Arts Legacy Grant City of Roseau $5,025.00 Scandinavian Festival artists
Arts Legacy Grant Palmville Press & Publishing, Inc $10,000.00 Series of Raven issues and equipment costs
Arts Legacy Grant Polk County Historical Society $3,075.00 Series of artist sponsorships
Arts Legacy Grant Thief River Care Center $3,350.00 Sponsor the Chiara Quartet for a concert
Arts Legacy Grant Tri-Community Living at Home Block Nurse Program $1,500.00 Syttende Mai norwegian heritage artists
Arts Legacy Grant East Grand Forks Campbell Library $10,000.00 Wonder weavers, storytelling
Arts Legacy Grant Roseau County Historical Society $1,015.00 Sponsor Dale Blanshan musician
Arts Legacy Grant Sons of Norway Snorre Lodge #70 $1,000.00 Troll public art
Arts Legacy Grant Polk County Historical Society $720.00 Doug Ohman photography presentation
Arts Legacy Grant City of Crookston $9,000.00 Mural of Wayne Hotel
Arts Legacy Grant City of Fertile $5,120.00 Music instruments at park
Arts Legacy Grant Stephen Arts Council $4,975.00 Sponsor the Woodpicks and a touring play
Arts Legacy Grant Roseau Friends of the Library $1,000.00 Sponsor Mark Twain performance
Arts Legacy Grant Polish National Alliance Lodge 3060 $8,000.00 Sponsor performers for Polish Festival
Arts Legacy Grant Julie Elick: Artists on Main $5,940.00 Display grids, signs, et.
Arts Legacy Grant Crookston Area Chamber of Commerce $700.00 Performance by author Al Batt
Arts Legacy Grant Sons of Norway Snorre Lodge #70 $1,000.00 Sponsor artists for Norwegian Heritage Week
Arts Legacy Grant Thief River Falls Community Arts Council $1,380.00 Sponsor the Looney Lutherans
Arts Legacy Grant Thief River Falls Community Arts Council $1,060.00 Purchase portable air conditioner and cool light bulbs
Arts Legacy Grant River Walk Arts $2,950.00 Purchase advertising
Arts Legacy Grant Marshall County Historical Societty $720.00 Sponsor the Woodpicks at Grinding Days
Arts Legacy Grant Roseau Area Friends of the Library $4,960.00 Regional Ramblings publication in 2013
Arts Legacy Grant Thief River Falls Community Arts Council $2,550.00 Sponsor Commonweal Theatre performance
Arts Legacy Grant Kittson Central School $8,700.00 Sponsor residency artists for Camp Art 2013
Arts Legacy Grant – Residency Stephen/Argyle School District $1,035.00 Visual art residency with Beau Bakken
Arts Legacy Grant – Residency Tri-County School District $2,100.00 Writing residency with John Lurie
Arts Legacy Grant – Residency Tri-County School District $2,100.00 Jazz music residency with Doug Little
Arts Legacy Grant – Residency Roseau School District $2,100.00 Spoken word residency with Kyle Myhre
Arts Legacy Grant – Residency Roseau School District $2,100.00 Residency in writing with Stephen Peters
Arts Legacy Grant – Residency Win-E-Mac School $2,500.00 Residency with Marie Olofsdotter
Arts Legacy Grant – Residency Crookston School District $2,100.00 Residency with Charlie Maguire
Arts Legacy Grant – Residency Stephen/Argyle School District $2,100.00 Sponsor Safari children’s theater production and workshopp
Arts Legacy Grant – Residency Norman County East School District $2,100.00 Residency with poet Dana Jensen
Arts Legacy Grant – Residency Fosston Elementary School $1,550.00 Writing and singing residency with Douglas Wood
Arts Legacy Grant – Residency Greenbush-Middle River School $2,500.00 Visual art residency with Al Belleveau
Arts Project Grant North Country Fiddle and Dance $2,900.00 Traditional called community dances
Arts Project Grant Greenbush Public Library $2,204.01 Sponsor Prairie Fire Children’s Theater
Arts Project Grant Marshall County Fair $3,000.00 Caricature artist, polish dancers, and musicians
Arts Project Grant City of Roseau $1,000.00 Sponsor the Woodpicks
Arts Project Grant Ada Summer Children’s Theater $2,165.00 Sponsor Missoula Children’s Theater
Arts Project Grant Kittson County Historical Society $1,300.00 Sponsor Doug Ohman photography presentation
Arts Project Grant Middle River Community Theatre $3,000.00 Every Little Crook and Nanny: Goosefest 2012
Arts Project Grant Roseau Area Arts Association $2,240.00 Prairie Fire Children’s Theater camp and performance of Robin Hood
Arts Project Grant Fosston Library Arts Association $3,000.00 Fiddler on the Roof
Arts Project Grant Crookston Area Chamber of Commerce $1,125.00 Tile mural at swimming pool
Arts Project Grant Minnesota Institute of Contemplation and Healing $2,960.00 Healing through Art program 2013
Arts Project Grant Warren Senior Nutrition Council $3,000.00 Performing artists
Arts Project Grant Crookston Community Theatre $2,050.00 Production of Almost Maine
Arts Project Grant City of Karlstad $3,000.00 Prairie Fire Children’s Theater workshop and performance
Student Artist Grant Maxine Regalado $500.00 International music camp for flute
Student Artist Grant Alex Conwell $500.00 Mark Wood Rock Orchestra Camp
Student Artist Grant Summit Kuehn $500.00 Visual art training
Student Artist Grant Bailee Ellenson $500.00 Visual art training
Student Artist Grant Karlee Jo Westrem $500.00 Painting training
Student Artist Grant Shayla Lallier $500.00 Flute training
Student Artist Grant Adam Thompson $500.00 International Music Camp
Student Artist Grant Capri Pederson $500.00 Writing training
Student Artist Grant Mary Balstad $500.00 Attend Gustavus Adolphus Camp
Student Artist Grant Brett Drevlow $500.00 Bass mentorship
Student Artist Grant Braydon Drevlow $500.00 Piano mentorship
Student Artist Grant Brock Drevlow $500.00 Piano mentorship
Student Artist Grant Taylor Vedbraaten $500.00 Voice mentorship
Student Artist Grant Sydney Olson $500.00 Attend music camp
Student Artist Grant Taylor Rux $500.00 Musical theater training

 

Northwest Minnesota Arts Council
Fiscal Year 2012 Arts Grants

 

Grants Web Site Query
TTL orgname Award Project
Artists in the Schools Grant Tri-County Schools $2,340.00 Folk music residency with Ross Sutter
Artists in the Schools Grant Fertile-Beltrami School District $2,750.00 Prairie Fire Children’s Theater
Artists in the Schools Grant Thief River Falls School District $3,000.00 Sponsor gospel music residency
Arts Legacy Grant Sand Hill Settlement Historical Society $1,350.00 Sponsor Hispanic dance troupe for Small Town Saturday festival
Arts Legacy Grant Crookston Area Chamber of Commerce $2,110.00 Cornstalk Jamboree
Arts Legacy Grant Twin Forks Chorus $3,900.00 Outreach performances in Stephen and Fosston
Arts Legacy Grant Tri-County School District $10,000.00 Sponsor music residency with Copper Street Brass Quintet.
Arts Legacy Grant Villa St. Vincent $1,755.00 Theater field trip for Seniors in Assisted Living facility.
Arts Legacy Grant Crookston Area Chamber of Commerce $685.00 Mark Twain performance
Arts Legacy Grant Summer Arts Stages $8,970.00 Stages theater camp and safari touring group
Arts Legacy Grant Kittson Central School $7,440.00 Sponsor visual artists for Camp Art 2012.
Arts Legacy Grant Ada Chamber of Commerce $825.00 Sponsor ethnic music for fall festival
Arts Legacy Grant River Walk Artists $6,180.00 Purchase of gallery furnishings for art co-op
Arts Legacy Grant Crookston Civic Music League $4,035.00 “John Jorgenson Quintet”
Arts Legacy Grant Julie Elick: Artists on Main $6,000.00 Display lights and grids
Arts Legacy Grant Friends of Lake Bronson $5,125.00 sponsor artists for woodcarvers festival
Arts Legacy Grant Roseau County Historical Society $2,050.00 Sponsor folk musician/storyteller in residence
Arts Legacy Grant l’Association des Francais du Nord $6,000.00 Sponsor musical performers
Arts Legacy Grant North Country Fiddle and Dance $4,170.00 Presenting monthly traditional dances and dance instruction
Arts Legacy Grant Fertile Community Club $6,350.00 125th Anniversary Fest Artists
Arts Legacy Grant Red Lake County Fair Board $2,880.00 Variety Show
Arts Legacy Grant Fosston Library Arts Association $3,000.00 Flooring in theater
Arts Legacy Grant University of Minnesota Crookston $10,000.00 Cinco de Mayo artists 2012
Arts Legacy Grant l’Association des Francais du Nord $700.00 Sponsor George Nelson and Greg Gagnon
Arts Legacy Grant Thief River Falls Community Arts Council $8,675.00 Production of Lend Me a Tenor
Arts Legacy Grant Goodridge Veterans Memorial Park $10,000.00 Create veterans memorial sculpture by a local artist
Arts Legacy Grant Polish National Alliance $5,100.00 Polish Festival artists
Arts Legacy Grant City of Roseau $4,520.00 Artists for Scandinavian Festival
Arts Legacy Grant Warroad Summer Theater $10,000.00 Web site promotion of theater company and storage rental
Arts Legacy Grant Nancy Vraa $900.00 Demonstrating and teaching the art of spinning wool
Arts Legacy Grant East Grand Forks Campbell Library $10,000.00 125th Celebration artist activities
Arts Legacy Grant Roseau School District $5,670.00 Sponsorship of three writing residencies
Arts Legacy Grant Middle River Community Club $1,330.00 Sponsor wood carver and children’s art activities at Goose Fest
Arts Legacy Grant Roseau Area Arts Association $1,975.00 Hosting murder/mystery dinner theater featuring local and Twin Cities actors
Arts Legacy Grant Roseau Area Arts Association $2,200.00 Sponsor children’s theater workshop and performance in 2012.
Arts Legacy Grant EGF Economic Development Housing Authority $2,800.00 Public art paintings
Arts Legacy Grant Warren/Alvarado/Oslo School District $10,000.00 Sponsor Copper Street Brass Quartet residency and concert
Arts Legacy Grant – Residency Crookston School District $2,100.00 Residency with percussionist Mick LaBriola
Arts Legacy Grant – Residency Tri-County School District $2,100.00 Residency with folk artist Ross Sutter
Arts Legacy Grant – Residency Crookston School District $2,100.00 Residency with Charlie MacGuire
Arts Legacy Grant – Residency Tri-County School District $2,100.00 Residency in spoken word poetry with Kyle Myhre
Arts Legacy Grant – Residency Roseau School District $2,100.00 Residency in jazz music with Doug Little
Arts Legacy Grant – Residency Fertile-Beltrami School District $2,100.00 Residency with MU Performing Arts
Arts Legacy Grant – Residency Climax-Shelly School District $2,100.00 Residency with Paul and Mary Wilson in Scandinavian Dance
Arts Legacy Grant – Residency Thief River Falls School District $2,500.00 Residency with Kimberly Oedokoven in book arts
Arts Legacy Grant – Residency Thief River Falls School District $2,500.00 Residency with Christine Foster
Arts Legacy Grant – Residency Fosston School District $1,440.00 Writing residency with John Coy
Arts LegacyGrant – Residency Warren/Alvarado/Oslo School District $2,500.00 Mural art residency with Roger Cummings
Arts Project Grant Roseau Area Arts Association $800.00 Bus trip to Bemidji arts activities
Arts Project Grant Middle River Community Theatre $3,000.00 2011 Goose Festival play
Arts Project Grant Stephen Arts Council $3,000.00 You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown production
Arts Project Grant City of Karlstad $2,870.00 Sponsor Prairie Fire Children’s Theatre “Snow White”
Arts Project Grant Red Lake Falls School District $2,210.00 purchase drums
Arts Project Grant Ada-Borup School District $1,700.00 purchase a projector
Arts Project Grant University of Minnesota Crookston $3,000.00 Chinese Dance troupe performance at International Festival
Arts Project Grant Greenbush/Middle River School $2,930.00 purchase makeup system, light board, sound equipment
Arts Project Grant Fosston School District $3,000.00 purchase screen printing equipment
Arts Project Grant Stephen/Argyle School District $2,160.00 purchase instruments for music room
Arts Project Grant Fertile-Beltrami School District $2,640.00 purchase iPads, Sketchbook-Pro Software
Arts Project Grant Tri-County School District $1,105.00 purchase an euphonium
Arts Project Grant Thief River Falls Community Arts Council $3,000.00 Production of Some Enchanted Evening
Arts Project Grant Valley Crossings Arts Council $3,000.00 North Valley Youth Orchestra concert
Arts Project Grant Win-E-Mac School District $1,200.00 purchase digital cameras
Individual Artist Grant Joel Miller $4,000.00 Purchase sculpture studio supplies and equipment
Individual Artist Grant Jessica Pribula $4,000.00 Exhibit preparation
Individual Artist Grant Frank Olson $1,500.00 Purchase tenor saxophone
Individual Artist Grant Heather Sabian $1,500.00 Create series of acrylic paintings and web site.
Individual Artist Grant Kathy Comstock $1,500.00 Air filtration system
Individual Artist Grant Steve Adkins $1,500.00 Photography display and printer
Individual Artist Grant Jeanne O’Neil $1,500.00 Printmaking children’s book
Individual Artist Grant Rhonda Biermaier $500.00 Attend Intro to Plate Making and Pendant
Individual Artist Grant Monique Arnesen $1,500.00 Attend MTI’s Broadway Theacher’s Workshop
Individual Artist Grant Jolene Juhl $1,500.00 Glass fusing equipment
Student Artist Grant Isaiah Burkel $500.00 Vocal Music Camp
Student Artist Grant Zoia Kuznetsov $0.00 Oil Painting
Student Artist Grant Soren Blomquist Eggerling $500.00 MITY Film Editing Camp
Student Artist Grant Nicholas Wilson $400.00 Vocal training with Barb Geer
Student Artist Grant Michaela Knutson $500.00 Voice mentorship
Student Artist Grant Alec Deschene $400.00 Voice/singing
Student Artist Grant Isaac Bolduc $500.00 Guitar mentorship
Student Artist Grant Taylor Myers $400.00 Voice mentorship
Student Artist Grant Levi Lewis $500.00 Photography mentorship with Deb Aune
Student Artist Grant Jacob Lutz $500.00 Guitar mentoring
Student Artist Grant Michael thompson $500.00 Musical Theater Instruction
Student Artist Grant Ashley Lorenson $500.00 Photography Workshop
Student Artist Grant Kristi Grzadzieleski $500.00 Clarinet Training
Student Artist Grant Bryan Sanchez $0.00 Voice/Int’l Music Camp
Student Artist Grant Solomon Liebl $500.00 Jazz Piano
Student Artist Grant Dylan Bergeron $500.00 Music and voice mentorship
Student Artist Grant Brenna Skallet $500.00 Dance instr: Tevia Reese
Student Artist Grant Tayler Wilson $500.00 Painting/Art @ Headwaters School
Student Artist Grant Alex Pederson $400.00 Violin-building with Robet Wenzel
Student Artist Grant Leah Wittenberg $500.00 IMC-Band camp
Student Artist Grant Josie Nobles $500.00 IMC-Saxophone Lessons

 

Northwest Minnesota Arts Council

Fiscal Year 2011 Arts Grants

Fund Source Grant Program Grantee Name Award Project
State General Allocation ARTISTS IN THE SCHOOLS Red Lake Co. Central School District $1,955.00 Residency with Jean Ranstrom in oil painting
State General Allocation ARTISTS IN THE SCHOOLS Roseau Public School $2,175.00 Residency with Ross Sutter
State General Allocation ARTISTS IN THE SCHOOLS Crookston School District $1,800.00 Trey Everett drawing residency
State General Allocation ARTISTS IN THE SCHOOLS Fosston School District $1,300.00 Residency with author illustrator Carrie Hartman
State Legacy Access ARTS LEGACY ACCESS McIntosh Heritage and Arts Center $2,800.00 Sponsor performing artists
State Legacy Access ARTS ACCESS Thief River Falls Arts Council $5,320.00 Purchase spotlight/mics and Publicity Director
State Legacy Access ARTS ACCESS Clayworks $10,000.00 Kiln creation and use
State Legacy Access ARTS ACCESS Kittson County Historical Society $2,800.00 Sponsor the Woodpicks and other entertainment
State Legacy Access ARTS ACCESS Warroad Heritage Center $2,800.00 Sponsor Native American artists
State Legacy Access ARTS ACCESS Middle River Community Theatre $9,000.00 Children’s play for 2011 and Depot painting
State Legacy Access ARTS ACCESS Stephen Arts Council $9,280.00 Building repair
State Legacy Access ARTS ACCESS Tri River Pioneers, Inc. $2,150.00 Artists for afternoon of music and dance entertainment
State Legacy Access ARTS ACCESS Thief River Falls School District $4,255.00 Art Walk Project
State Legacy Access ARTS ACCESS Roseau County Historical Society $2,800.00 Sponsor artistic entertainment
State Legacy Access ARTS ACCESS Roseau County Historical Society $2,800.00 Sponsor artistic entertainment
State Legacy Access ARTS ACCESS Roseau Area Arts Association $900.00 Bus transportation to Bemidji play Lend Me a Tenor
State Legacy Access ARTS ACCESS Two Rivers Area Theatre $6,000.00 Purchase aerial work platform and fixture rigging
State Legacy Access ARTS ACCESS Assoc. of the French of the North $2,800.00 Sponsor theatrical portrayal and musicians
State Legacy Access ARTS ACCESS 9/11 Remember America Committtee $10,000.00 9/11 Original play and staging
State Legacy Access ARTS ACCESS Polk County Agricultural Fair Assoc. $3,180.00 Sponsor The Bistodeau Family & Terrence Smith
State Legacy Access ARTS ACCESS Norman County Agricultural Society $1,750.00 Sponsor the Woodpicks
State Legacy Access ARTS ACCESS Ada Chamber of Commerce $3,100.00 Original play by Rachel Brandt
State Legacy Access ARTS ACCESS Norman County Historical Society $2,800.00 Sponsor visual artist workshop and performing artists
State Legacy Access ARTS ACCESS Crookston Community Theatre $4,100.00 Nunsensations!
State Legacy Access ARTS ACCESS Polk County Historical Society $2,800.00 Sponsor performing artists
State Legacy Access ARTS ACCESS East Grand Forks Campbell Library $9,470.00 Marvels at the library, and purchase recording equipment
State Legacy Access ARTS ACCESS Marshall County Fair $10,000.00 Canopy for audience at artistic stage area
State Legacy Access ARTS ACCESS Friends of Lake Bronson State Park $5,050.00 Woodcarver’s Festival
State Legacy Access ARTS ACCESS North Country Fiddle and Dance $4,100.00 Series of community dances
State Legacy Access ARTS ACCESS East Polk Heritage Center $2,800.00 Sponsor performing artists
State Legacy Access ARTS ACCESS Red Lake County Fair Board $1,980.00 Artists for fair
State Legacy Access ARTS ACCESS Pennington County Historical Society $2,800.00 Sponsor performing artists
State Legacy Access ARTS ACCESS Thief River Falls Parks and Recreation Dept. $8,500.00 Purchase portable dance floor
State Legacy Access ARTS ACCESS Northern Jazz $8,970.00 Northern Jazz concerts
State Legacy Access ARTS ACCESS City of Thief River Falls $10,000.00 Carnagie building artistic light fixtures
State Legacy Cultural ARTS CULTURAL HERITAGE Polish Natn Alliance Lodge 3060 $4,000.00 Sponsor Polish Dancers
State Legacy Cultural ARTS CULTURAL HERITAGE Hallock Library Board $4,770.00 Flamenco Dancer sponsorship
State Legacy Cultural ARTS CULTURAL HERITAGE City of Roseau $3,130.00 Scandinavian Festival
State Legacy Access ARTS CULTURAL HERITAGE l’Association des Francais du Nord $6,000.00 Sponsor Le Vent du Nord musical group at Chautauqua
State Legacy Learning ARTS LEARNING Greenbush-Middle River School District $2,500.00 Residency with Anne Krocak
State Legacy Learning ARTS LEARNING Kittson Central School $8,000.00 Camp Art 2011
State Legacy Learning ARTS LEARNING Fertile-Beltrami School District $2,500.00 Visual art residency
State Legacy Learning ARTS LEARNING Summer Arts Stages $10,000.00 Safari preparation and tour
State Legacy Learning ARTS LEARNING Roseau School District $2,100.00 Writing residency with John Minczeski
State Legacy Learning ARTS LEARNING Warren/Alvarado/Oslo School $2,500.00 Residency in visual arts with Jean Ranstrom
State Legacy Learning ARTS LEARNING Stephen/Argyle School District $2,100.00 Safari Children’s Theater
State Legacy Learning ARTS LEARNING Warren/Alvarado/Oslo School $2,243.28 Residency in visual arts
State Legacy Access ARTS PROJECT Marshall County Fair $3,000.00 Artists for Free Stage at Fair
State General Allocation ARTS PROJECT Goodridge School District $2,830.00 Purchase Kiln
State General Allocation ARTS PROJECT Thief River Falls Community Arts Council $3,000.00 Production of Blame it on the Walleye
State General Allocation ARTS PROJECT Greenbush-Middle River School District $815.00 Purchase light equipment for photography
State Legacy Access ARTS PROJECT Fosston Library Arts Center $3,000.00 Every Little Crook and Nancy
State General Allocation ARTS PROJECT St. John Lutheran School $1,005.00 Purchase visual art equipment
State General Allocation ARTS PROJECT Norman County East School District $2,570.00 Purchase portable stage light equipment
State General Allocation ARTS PROJECT Tri-County School District $2,470.00 Purchase Marimba
State General Allocation ARTS PROJECT Fertile Beltrami School $2,700.00 Purchase sound equipment
State General Allocation ARTS PROJECT Climax-Shelly School District $1,000.00 Purchase glass blowing equipment
State General Allocation ARTS PROJECT Lancaster School District $750.00 Purchase music keyboard
State General Allocation ARTS PROJECT Ada Summer Children’s Theater $2,165.00 Sponsor Missoula Children’s Theater
State Legacy Access ARTS PROJECT Stephen Arts Council $3,000.00 Oliver
State General Allocation ARTS PROJECT Ada/Borup School District $3,000.00 Sound/music recording equipment
State General Allocation ARTS PROJECT Stephen/Argyle School District $3,000.00 Purchase lights and sound equipment
State General Allocation ARTS PROJECT Oklee School District $2,890.00 Purchase digital cameras.
State Legacy Access ARTS PROJECT Roseau Area Arts Association $2,000.00 Production of Chicago
McKnight Foundation INDIVIDUAL ARTIST Patricia Dunning $1,500.00 Promotional booklet
McKnight Foundation INDIVIDUAL ARTIST Lance Thorn $1,200.00 Photography project

McKnight Foundation INDIVIDUAL ARTIST Ron Woolever $4,000.00 Photography printer
McKnight Foundation INDIVIDUAL ARTIST Linda Short $1,500.00 Promotional materials for music business
McKnight Foundation INDIVIDUAL ARTIST Sherri Kruger $4,000.00 Glass studio equipment purchases
McKnight Foundation INDIVIDUAL ARTIST Kristin Eggerling $1,500.00 Children’s book
McKnight Foundation INDIVIDUAL ARTIST Kim Hruba $1,500.00 Split Rock Arts workshop in writing
McKnight Foundation INDIVIDUAL ARTIST Becky Ylitalo $1,200.00 Children’s book publishing

State Legacy Learning STUDENT ARTIST Kaitlyn Emery $500.00 Mentorship in drums.
State General Allocation STUDENT ARTIST Capri Pederson $500.00 Attend camp in writing
State General Allocation STUDENT ARTIST Matt Stanger $500.00 Music mentorship
State General Allocation STUDENT ARTIST Keary Stanger $500.00 Music mentorship
State General Allocation STUDENT ARTIST Lily Erdal $500.00 Mentorship in clarinet
State General Allocation STUDENT ARTIST Katelyn Vilmo $500.00 Theater mentorship
State Legacy Learning STUDENT ARTIST Shannel Dahlgren $500.00 Mentorship in music
State General Allocation STUDENT ARTIST Emily Jensen $500.00 Attend camp in visual art
State General Allocation STUDENT ARTIST Kati Larsen $500.00 Visual arts mentorship
State General Allocation STUDENT ARTIST Nicole Lubarski $500.00 Voice mentorship
State General Allocation STUDENT ARTIST Haley Kujava $500.00 Attend music camp
State General Allocation STUDENT ARTIST Kristen Grochowski $500.00 Attend music camp
State Legacy Learning STUDENT ARTIST Sarah Ingle $500.00 Glass bead mentorship
State General Allocation STUDENT ARTIST Miranda Nygaard $500.00 Attend music camp
State Legacy Learning STUDENT ARTIST Anna Christenson $500.00 Literary art mentorship
State Legacy Learning STUDENT ARTIST Brita Christenson $500.00 Mentorship in visual art
State General Allocation STUDENT ARTIST Kaitlyn Fuglseth $500.00 Mentorship in graphic design
State Legacy Learning STUDENT ARTIST Michael Thompson $500.00 Mentorship in trumpet
State General Allocation STUDENT ARTIST Alexandra Regeimbal $500.00 Minnesota All-State Choir
State General Allocation STUDENT ARTIST Tayler Wilson $500.00 Attend art institute international
State General Allocation STUDENT ARTIST Isaiah Burkel $500.00 Attend camp for speech and drama
State Legacy Learning STUDENT ARTIST Michelle Soto $500.00 Mentorship in drama
State General Allocation STUDENT ARTIST Cynthia Kaste $500.00 Photography mentorship
State Legacy Learning STUDENT ARTIST Kiah Burke $500.00 Photography mentorship
State Legacy Learning STUDENT ARTIST Ashley Lorenson $500.00 Mentorship in photography
State General Allocation STUDENT ARTIST Boma Afonya $500.00 Voice mentorship
State General Allocation STUDENT ARTIST Christy Andersen $500.00 Attend music camp

Northwest Minnesota Arts Council
Fiscal Year 2010 Arts Grants

Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund Grants:

  • University of Minnesota Crookston, $3,000.00; for Cinco de Mayo Hispanic artists in April 2010.
  • City of Roseau, $1,950.00; for Scandinavian Festival musicians related to maypole in June 2010.
  • Kittson Central School District, $6,000.00; for “Camp Art” for youth that will include the sponsorship of three residency artists in July 2010.
  • Roseau Area Arts Association, $500.00; for the sponsorship of Prairie Fire children’s theater; and $1,600.00 for transportation costs to provide access to Bemidji arts events in 2010.
  • Clayworks, Red Lake Falls, $6,000.00; for raku festival and completion of tile sign project in 2010.
  • Fosston Library Arts Association, $5,500.00; for summer arts programming for youth, promotion, and the sponsorship of The Canadian Brass in 2010.
  • Middle River Community Theater, $6,000.00; for their children’s theater production of Winnie the Pooh in June 2010 and other theater improvements.
  • Steps Dance Academy, Warren, $3,460.00; for the purchase of a portable dance floor and portable mirrors.
  • Thief River Falls Community Arts Council, $6,000.00; primarily for the production of “Leaving Iowa” in July 2010; and $6,000.00 for the production of “The Producers” in June 2011.
  • Artists on Main, Roseau, $6,000.00; for signage and promotional items for this retail cooperative.
  • Summer Arts Stages, East Grand Forks, $6,000.00; to bring their children’s theater touring group Safari to area communities from July – August 2010.
  • Pennington County, $4,470.00; to bring Scandinavian music and dance to their festival in August 2010.
  • East Grand Forks Campbell Library, $6,000.00; for a series of arts experiences called Art Energy at the library in June – October 2010.
  • Palmville Press, Wannaska, $6,000.00; for the purchase of a printer to create a higher quality literary product that features artists and local writers.
  • Roseau School District, $5,520.00; for three writer residencies in the school in May 2011.
  • University of Minnesota Crookston, $1,420.00; for VSA artist residency with artists with barriers in October 2010.
  • Ada Chamber of Commerce, $600.00; to sponsor Kathy Erickson Band at Fun in the Flatlands celebration in September 2010.
  • Warren/Alvarado/Olso School District, $2,700.00; to sponsor Lisa Arnold mosiac tile workshop in August 2010.
  • Agassiz Environmental Learning Center, Fertile, $2,330.00; to sponsor outdoor art installation and music on Oct 2 and 3, 2010; and $4,900.00 to sponsor a tiny trees exhibit and music.
  • Twin Valley Lion’s Club, $6,000.00 to create a music video for the town and area to the local songwriter’s song C’mon Up in 2011.
  • Warroad Summer Theater, $4,000.00 to promote the theater and storage facility costs in 2011; and $6,300.00 for the production of “Gilligan’s Island” in March 2011.
  • Roseau Friends of the Library, $10,000.00 for the creation of a public art sculpture piece by local artists Sue Suess and Joel Miller in 2011; and $1,650.00 for a music recording to compliment the ABC book in Aug 2011.
  • Fosston Library Arts Association, $9,360.00 to set-up a sound recording studio for community members at their arts center in 2011.
  • University of MN Crookston, $10,000.00; to sponsor artists for Cinco de Mayo celebration in April 2011.
  • Roseau County Historical Society, $1,240.00; to sponsor artist Guillermo Guardia in visual arts on February 15-18, 2011.
  • Stephen/Argyle School District, $1,890 for a writing residency with Stephen Peters; and $2,160 for a visual art residency with Mike Hazard in 2011.
  • Roseau School District, $2,100 for a writing residency with John Minczeski in 2011; and $2,100 for a jazz music residency with Douglas Little.
  • Plummer School District, $2,100 for a dance and drum residency with Francis Kofi in 2011.
  • Thief River Falls School District, $2,500 for the sponsorship of Kimberly Okdekoven in 2011.
  • Tri-County School District, $2,100 for a writing residency with Kyle Myhre in 2011; and $2,500 for a cartoon drawing residency wtih Duane Barnhart in 2011.
  • Greenbush-Middle River School District, $5,000 for a tile visual art residency with Anne Krocak in 2011.
  • Fosston School District, $2,500 for a watercolor residency with Jim Mondloch in 2011; and $2,100 for a writing residency with Jon Lurie in 2011.
  • Fertile/Beltrami School District, $2,500 for the sponsorship of Prairie Fire Children’s Theater; and $2,100 for a residency with Mike Hazard in 2011.
  • Crookston School District, $2,500 for a residency with Jenn Steinbrink in 2011; and $2,100 for a music residency with Charlie McGuire in 2011.
  • Kittson Central School District in Hallock, $4,200 for a music residency with Soli Hughes in 2011.

Cultural Bank Grants:

  • Stephen Arts Council, $1,000.00; for Fallcreek musical group in April 2010.

Arts Project Grants:

  • City of Karlstad, $2,050.00; for Prairie Fire “Sleeping Beauty” in June 2010.
  • Crookston Comm. Theatre, $2,620.00; for “Helen’s Most Favorite Day” in Sep 09.
  • Middle River Comm. Theatre, $3,000.00; for “Harvey” in Oct 09.
  • Campbell Library, East Grand Forks, $1,080.00; for the sponsorship of Doug Ohman and Ann Zemke in March and April 2010.
  • Crookston Library, $1,000.00; for the sponsorship of a storyteller at area libraries in July 2010.
  • Thief River Falls Community Arts Council, $3,000.00; for Kiss Me Kate in June 2010.
  • Ada Summer Children’s Theater, $3.000.00; for the sponsorship of Missoula Children’s Theater in August 2010
  • Stephen Arts Council, $3,000.00; for Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat in July 2010.
  • Association of the French of the North, $3,000.00; for the sponsorship of Coule musicians in August 2010.
  • Polk County Fair Board, $3,000.00; for the sponsorship of Prime Time Players radio show in July 2010.
  • Lifecare Medical Center, $2,190.00; for painting murals in window wells.
  • Marshall County Fair, $3,000.00; for sponsorship of artists to enhance their fair in July 2010.
  • Fertile Area Arts Association, $1,275.00; for the sponsorship of Safari Children’s Theater in 2010.
  • Roseau Area Friends of the Library, $2,960.00; for the production of the 2010 regional ramblings.
  • Fosston Library Arts Association, $3,000.00; for The Matchmaker production in 2010.

Artists in the Schools Grants:

  • Roseau School District, $1,200.00; for writing residency in May 2010 and $1,530.00 for music residency in May 2011.
  • Tri-County School District, $1,275.00; for writing residency in January 2010.
  • Crookston School District, $2,000.00; for string residency in November 2009.
  • Lancaster School District, $1,575.00; to sponsor Safari Children’s Theater in August 2010.
  • Fertile-Beltrami School District, $1,225.00; for photography residency in 2010.
  • Stephen/Argyle School District, $2,475.00; to sponsor Safari Children’s Theater in August 2010.
  • Kittson Central School District, $2,000.00; to sponsor Prairie Fire Children’s Theater in August 2010.
  • Tri-County School District, $1,890.00; to sponsor a writing residency in April 2011.
  • Thief River Falls School District, $1,075.00; to sponsor Safari Children’s Theater in July 2010.

Hispanic Initiative Grant:

  • University of Minnesota Crookston, $1,200.00; for Mexican band Esquina in April 2010.
  • East Grand Forks Campbell Library, $945.00; to sponsor the music portion of their Spanish Camp in August 2010.

Small Capital Grants:

  • Stephen Arts Council: $1,800.00;  accessibility repairs
  • Crookston Community Theatre: $1,930.00; purchase light equipment
  • Red Lake County Central School District: $1,000.00; purchase projectors
  • Goodridge School District: $1,000.00; purchase cameras and software
  • Norman County East School District: $1,000.00; purchase sound system
  • Stephen/Argyle School District: $1,000.00; purchase instruments

Adult Artist Fellowship Grants:

  • Catherine Erickson, Middle River: $4,000.00; to document music therapy sessions
  • Nancy Kasprowicz, Roseau: $1,200.00; glass bead equipment
  • Nancy Vraa, Red Lake Falls: $1,200.00; fiber art studio/store
  • Karen Engevik, Roseau: $1,200.00; pottery equipment
  • Becky Ylitalo, Badger: $1,200.00; children’s book
  • Philip McKenzie, Thief River Falls: $1,200.00; oboe training
  • Christine Foster, Thief River Falls: $1,200.00; watercolor workshop

Student Artist Training Mentorship Grants:

  • Kayla Jeffery, Warroad: $500.00; pottery
  • Travis Miller, Stephen: $500.00; music
  • Haylee Pearce, Argyle: $500.00; voice
  • Ciera Goldsmith, Lengby: $500.00; visual art
  • Jessica Sistad, Fosston: $500.00; visual art
  • Abbey Kindall, Winger: $500.00; drawing
  • Brita Christenson, Kennedy: $500.00; visual
  • Anna Christenson, Kennedy: $500.00; writing
  • Shannon Balstad, Fosston: $500.00; photo
  • Rachel Bukowski, Middle River: $500.00; photo
  • Dylan Bergeron, Argyle: $500.00; vocal
  • Kelsey Hanson, Hallock: $500.00; flute
  • Alex Pederson, Warroad: $500.00; guitar
  • Kim Boisse, McIntosh: $500.00; trumpet
  • Jade Liebl, Ada: $500.00; vocal
  • Kailey Mykleseth, Crookston: $500.00; vocal
  • Sarah Rhen, Badger: $500.00; dance
  • MarJenna McWiliam, Winger: $500.00; vocal

 

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