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Rural Aesthetic Initiative awarded McKnight Grant

Rural Aesthetic Initiative has been awarded a McKnight Mid-Career Professional Development Grant through Forecast Public Art.  The team will use this funding to develop programs and opportunities to expand the territory of the Traveling Museum.

The Forecast Public Art Grant Program supports risk-taking, interdisciplinary approaches and collaborative problem solving. With support from Jerome Foundation, The McKnight Foundation, and Minnesota’s regional arts councils, the program offers financial awards along with training, technical assistance, career advice, networking opportunities, documentation, insurance certificates and promotion.

Rural Aesthetic Initiative is honored to included in this year’s outstanding group of grantees. You can learn more about the artists’ projects here.

Special thanks to Forecast Public Art and The McKnight Foundation for supporting public art and Minnesota artists.