Jordan Mathewson of Elk River is one of three seniors recently granted a $2,000 scholarship from The Central Minnesota Arts Board (CMAB). The High School Arts Scholarship Program helps seniors who want to further their education in the arts. Mathewson plans to attend UW-Menomonie for the Graphic Design and Interactive media program. At ERHS she’s [...]
The Central Minnesota Arts Board (CMAB) will hold a public hearing at 4 p.m. Thursday, May 2, in Elk River on the 2014-2015 Draft Biennial Plan. The meeting will be held at Granite Shores, 633 Main St. For details about CMAB, go to www.centralmnartsboard.org.
Two local arts groups are among 15 recipients of community arts support grants awarded by the Central Minnesota Arts Board at their March 13 meeting. Elk River Arts Alliance was awarded a $10,000 grant, and Elk River Community Theatre was awarded a $7,574 grant. The CMAB press release stated: “These are unrestricted grants for arts organizations [...]
Elk River artist Glenn Quist is one of nine recipients of CMAB/McKnight Individual Artist Award (IAA) recipients announced this week. Two of Quist’s acrylics are shown here. A panel of six professional artists spent 29 volunteer hours viewing entrants and made recommendations to the CMAB Board of Directors. Quist is also one of the [...]