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Film in the Cities

1984
Media Arts
General Program
MN

Native Arts Circle

1990
Miscellaneous
General Program
MN

Shelli Ainsworth
Stay Then Go

1996
Film and Video
Minnesota Film and Video
MN

Shelli Ainsworth, Minneapolis, MN, $8,000. For the production of "Stay Then Go", a one-hour experimental documentary about her autistic son and her own experience as his mother. The piece will juxtapose "home videos" with short dramatic scenes which describe the experiences of fictional characters in similar predicaments.


Pillsbury House + Theatre
Pillsbury House Theatre Mainstage Season and New Work Development

2013
Theater
General Program
MN

Pillsbury United Communities/Pillsbury House + Theatre, Minneapolis, Minnesota, received $10,000 in support of the commissioning, development and production of new works by emerging playwrights and the Three Mondays reading series.  Launched in 1992 as a professional arts institution committed to the Settlement House tradition of creating art in collaboration with community, the mission of Pillsbury House + Theatre is to produce challenging theater to inspire choice, change, and connection. The Three Mondays reading series develops and showcases the works of new and emerging playwrights.  The Theatre also commissions and produces new works by emerging playwrights on its mainstage.

Grantmakers in the Arts

2001
Miscellaneous
General Program
OTHER

The Jerome Foundation renewed its membership in and provided general support for the programs of the COUNCIL ON FOUNDATIONS, Washington, D.C.; the MINNESOTA COUNCIL ON FOUNDATIONS, Minneapolis, Minnesota; and GRANTMAKERS IN THE ARTS, Seattle, Washington. A total of $32,170 was authorized for three service organizations important to the fields of philanthropy and the arts.


Kenneth D. McCullough

2000
Literature
Travel and Study
MN

KENNETH D. MCCULLOUGH, of Winona, is a teacher and writer and translator who received funding to spend one month in Cambodia. McCullough will gather background information for Crossing Three Wildernesses, the autobiography of U Sam Oeur, Cambodian poet, living in exile in the United States. Since 1992, McCullough has been working with Oeur in translating his work.


Foundation Center

1981
Miscellaneous
General Program
NYC

New Dramatists

1974
Multidisciplinary
General Program
NYC

Michael Hazard
Solar Power & Moonshine

1997
Film and Video
Minnesota Film and Video
MN

MIKE HAZARD, St. Paul, MN, $12,000. Hazard will receive funds to produce a 30-minute video titled Solar Power & Moonshine, composed as an imaginary year in the life of a videopoet named Mediamike. This first-person, narrative video is a montage of light and dark-hearted essays, random notes, chance images, documentary portraits of individuals, and lyrical videopoems.


Adriana Rimpel

2013
Music
Travel and Study
Minnesota

Rimpel, Adriana, Minneapolis, Minnesota, will travel to Mexico City, Mexico, to research her maternal Mexican lineage. Rimpel, of Mexican-American and Haitian descent, experienced a profound connection when she visited her mother's family in Mexico nine years ago. With this return trip, she seeks to map the correlations between her and her family, as inspiration and content for new work. Rimpel plans to conduct interviews with family members and research family records and archives to discover the influence of the arts in the lives of her family, their core personal values, professions and specialized skills, and any participation in activism and social justice work.

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