Presentation on theme: "The Iowa Arts Council Our Mission The mission of the Iowa Arts Council is to enrich the quality of life for Iowans through support of the arts. Our Vision."— Presentation transcript:
The Iowa Arts Council Our Mission The mission of the Iowa Arts Council is to enrich the quality of life for Iowans through support of the arts. Our Vision The vision of the Iowa Arts Council is that Iowans recognize the arts are essential to their quality of life.
Who Are We?
BRUCE WILLIAMS Operational Support and Public Art Programs Art in State Buildings Program Site Visits Cultural Leadership Partners (CLP) Program Public Art Artists Registry Public Art Programming & Support Iowa Public Art Network Development
RIKI SALTZMAN Folklife Programming Iowa Community Cultural Grants Folk & Traditional Arts Roster Iowa Food Traditions Project Iowa Roots General Folklife Resources Folklorist Accessibility Coordinator
DAWN MARTINEZ OROPEZA Teaching Artists Roster Professional Development for Teaching Artists & Arts Educators Community Arts Agencies Support and Assistance Poetry Out Loud Arts Education General Programming Small Operating Support (SOS) Grants Networking with Arts Education Organizations Arts Education/Community Programs
SARAH EKSTRAND No More Starving Artists Conference Grant Writing Workshops & Office on the Road Performing Artists Roster, online artist resources Grants Workshops and Artist Services (part time) Artist Services Live the Arts in Iowa campaign
VERONICA O’HERN Panel Meeting Logistics Manage Artist Directory Maintain & Manage Panelist Pool Panels & Directories Facilitator (part time) Panel Facilitation Iowa Scholarship for the Arts
LINDA LEE Database Management Big Yellow School Bus Grants EZ Grants Grant Processing - all grants Grants ManagementFirst Come/First Funded Grants Grants Manager Final Reports - all grants
Mary Cownie Board Relations Legislative Relations Program Authority Final Grant Approvals Public Spokesperson Governor’s Office Relations Executive Director
Iowa Department of Cultural Affairs Iowa Arts Council Historical Resource Development Program Kristen VanderMolen Major & Mini Project Grants All IAC Program Staff EZ & Big Yellow School Bus Linda Lee Cultural Leadership Partners Bruce Williams Iowa Community Cultural Grants Riki Saltzman Small Operating Support Dawn Martinez Oropeza Historic Site Preservation Grants Kristen VanderMolen Certified Local Government Grants Paula Mohr Grant Programs State Historical Society of Iowa Iowa Scholarship for the Arts Veronica O’Hern Cultural Trust Sustainability Challenge Grants Sandi Yoder Cultural Trust Stability Grants Sandi Yoder
Mini & Major Grants For arts projects initiated by artists, schools, organizations, or local governments to happen within the fiscal year. Minis Up to $1,000 Up to $1,000Majors Up to $10,000 Up to $10,000 Categories of Major Grants General Artist Organization Arts in Education Specific Folk and Traditional Arts Public Art
First Apply, First Funded Grants Big Yellow School Bus Underwrites the costs of field trips for Iowa Schools and Pre-Schools to arts events. $200 $200 EZ Schools and organizations apply to bring Iowa Rostered Artists to theatres, festivals, schools, etc. Up to $500 Up to $500