On March 16, the Board of Directors of the Southeastern Minnesota Arts Council (SEMAC) awarded grants to 22 applicants symbolizing 8 counties for a total of $60,155 in funding.

This involves 20 Inventive Guidance for Unique Artists & Tradition Bearers grants for $57,155, and two Pandemic Aid for Operating Artists & Culture Bearers grants for $3,000.

Amid these regionally to acquire cash from the grants was an Creative Aid for Individuals grant of $3,000 to Susan Hansen for her undertaking of “The Ku Klux Klan in Southern Minnesota.”

For details about the grant application process, eligibility, or grant producing help, get in touch with the SEMAC workplace at 2778 D Commerce Dr NW, Rochester, MN 55901 or simply call 507-281-4848. Information and facts may also be found on our site at www.semac.org.

This activity is manufactured probable by the voters of Minnesota by way of grants from the Minnesota Condition Arts Board thanks to a legislative appropriation from the arts & cultural heritage fund.

Grants have been awarded to every single of the following nonprofit organizations and schools, outlined by county:

Dodge County

Layne Noser obtained a $1,500 Pandemic Relief for Performing Artists grant.

Fillmore County

Catherine Glynn gained a $3,000 Inventive Guidance for People today grant for A.R.T. Yr 5: Straightforward Items.

Mower County

Susan Hansen obtained a $3,000 Artistic Aid for People grant for The Ku Klux Klan in Southern Minnesota.

Olmsted County

Katie Cook gained a $3,000 Creative Help for Men and women grant for Much better Alongside one another.

Dede Esse been given a $3,000 Creative Assist for Culture Bearers grant for Fashion and Natural beauty in The 2020 Pandemic.

Luke Hendrickson acquired a $1,500 Pandemic Relief for Performing Artists grant.

David Kassler acquired a $3,000 Creative Assistance for Folks grant for “Out of Eden,” Neighborhood Engagement Live performance.

Michael Khuth gained a $3,000 Creative Assistance for Persons grant for Generation Magazine: Desires of the Khmer Diaspora.

Dylon Starr acquired a $3,000 Inventive Assistance for Folks grant for The 2-Man Clearly show.

Amarama Vercnocke obtained a $3,000 Creative Aid for People today grant for The he(Art) and Soul: Art designed in the pandemic.

Rice County

Gao Hong acquired a $3,000 Inventive Assist for Society Bearers grant for Afro-Puerto Rican-Chinese Fusion.

Daniel Kallman received a $3,000 Inventive Support for Folks grant for A New Composition for Chamber Brass Septet.

Andrea Mazzariello obtained a $3,000 Creative Aid for Men and women grant for Tunes for Bridging.

Leslie Moore been given a $3,000 Artistic Assistance for Men and women grant for An Historic Novel about Girls, Audio & Lifestyle.

Steele County

Shanda Brekke received a $1,500 Creative Assist for Men and women grant for Below this Roof: what Covid-19 has proven me.

Winona County

Pleasure Davis Ripley been given a $3,000 Artistic Assistance for People today grant for Previously Masked: Psychological Health issues For the duration of Covid-19.

Erin Drummond acquired a $3,000 Artistic Assist for People grant for Loon.

Anne George gained a $3,000 Creative Assistance for People grant for Exhibition of New Operates at Rochester Arts Center.

C Mikal Oness gained a $3,000 Inventive Help for Men and women grant for Poems of the Counter-Insurrection.

Elizabeth Oness acquired a $3,000 Artistic Guidance for People today grant for Runaway Renee and other essays.

Maggie Panetta obtained a $3,000 Creative Help for People grant for “Shoots and Ladders” Winona Mural Task.

Marcia Ratliff been given a $1,655 Creative Guidance for People grant for The Creating in Put Venture.