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  • Founded on the belief that Minnesota thrives when its artists thrive, The McKnight Foundation’s arts program is one of the oldest and largest of its kind in the country. Support for individual working Minnesota artists has been a cornerstone of the program since it began in 1981. The McKnight Artist Fellowships Program provides annual, unrestricted cash awards to outstanding mid-career Minnesota artists in 10 different creative disciplines. Program partner organizations administer the fellowsh…
  • Founded on the belief that Minnesota thrives when its artists thrive, The McKnight Foundation’s arts program is one of the oldest and largest of its kind in the country. Support for individual working Minnesota artists has been a cornerstone of the program since it began in 1981. The McKnight Artist Fellowships Program provides annual, unrestricted cash awards to outstanding mid-career Minnesota artists in 10 different creative disciplines. Program partner organizations administer the fellowsh…
  • Founded on the belief that Minnesota thrives when its artists thrive, The McKnight Foundation’s arts program is one of the oldest and largest of its kind in the country. Support for individual working Minnesota artists has been a cornerstone of the program since it began in 1981. The McKnight Artist Fellowships Program provides annual, unrestricted cash awards to outstanding mid-career Minnesota artists in 10 different creative disciplines. Program partner organizations administer the fellowsh…
  • The McKnight Fellowships are committed to honoring the breadth of Minnesota Musicians of all genres; aesthetically, geographically, and culturally. With the generous support of the McKnight Foundation, MacPhail Center for Music awards fellowships, which recognize and provide support for mid-career performing musicians. A McKnight Fellowship can help an artist set aside periods of time for study, reflection, experimentation, and exploration; take advantage of an opportunity; or work on a new pr…
  • Northrop at the University of Minnesota is pleased to announce the 2014 round of the McKnight Artist Fellowships for Choreographers. This program is made possible by the generous support of The McKnight Foundation.  Support for individual artists has been a cornerstone of The McKnight Foundation’s arts program since it began in 1981. The foundation recognizes that the arts cannot flourish or enhance community life without the ideas, energy, and drive of individual artists, and that artists ca…
  • Northrop at the University of Minnesota is pleased to announce the 2014 round of the McKnight Artist Fellowships for Choreographers. This program is made possible by the generous support of The McKnight Foundation.  Support for individual artists has been a cornerstone of The McKnight Foundation’s arts program since it began in 1981. The foundation recognizes that the arts cannot flourish or enhance community life without the ideas, energy, and drive of individual artists, and that artists ca…
  • Lecture by Lane Relyea: Subjects of the Institution of Art Wednesday, November 12, 7 pm Midway Contemporary Art Library Free and open to the public  Lane Relyea’s thesis in his most recent book, Your Everyday Art World (MIT Press, 2013), is that the art world has developed beyond a formerly dominant system comprised of the studio, gallery, and museum – a system based on discrete objects and the transfer of ownership of those objects. A new system has been spreading steadily throughou…
  • The McKnight Fellowships are committed to honoring the breadth of Minnesota Musicians of all genres; aesthetically, geographically, and culturally. With the generous support of the McKnight Foundation, MacPhail Center for Music awards fellowships, which recognize and provide support for mid-career performing musicians. A McKnight Fellowship can help an artist set aside periods of time for study, reflection, experimentation, and exploration; take advantage of an opportunity; or work on a new pr…
  • Program officers      The Minnesota State Arts Board is seeking qualified candidates for two program officer positions. The responsibilities and requirements for each of the two positions are described below.   Interested individuals must apply online, through the State of Minnesota Job Postings Web site: https://statejobs.doer.state.mn.us/JobPosting From the DEPARTMENT drop-down menu, select ARTS BOARD Then click SEARCH ______________________________________________________________________…