CMAB Awards Artist Learning Grants

The Central Minnesota Arts Board (CMAB) recently awarded $1,625 in Artist Learning Grants (ALG) to four regional artists.

  • Andrew Burgdorf, Buffalo, MN, received $300 for a workshop with Anthony Ross, Minnesota Orchestra’s Principal Cellist in Minneapolis, MN.
  • Gabrielle Cordes, Buffalo, MN, received $499 to support an internship and residence at Franconia Sculpture Park Intern & Residence in Shafer, MN.
  • Cyrus Cords, Sauk Rapids, MN, received $326 to attend Portrait Painting instructed by Laura Tundel at The Atelier – Studio Program of Fine Arts in Minneapolis, MN.
  • Kelly Lundquist, Monticello, MN, received $500 for an online creative nonfiction course instructed by Jennifer Mattson offered by the Loft Literary Center in Minneapolis, MN.

Region 7W Artists (Benton, Sherburne, Stearns & Wright Counties) can apply for an ALG of up to $500 to advance their artistic skill through a learning experience; funding for the ALG program is provided by The McKnight Foundation.