2005 Grant Awards: State Listings
Access to Artistic Excellence II/American Masterpieces/
Folk Arts Infrastructure/Learning in the Arts/Partnerships
Some details of the projects listed below are subject to change,
contingent upon prior Endowment approval.
Arkansas Arts Council
Little Rock, AR
CATEGORY: Partnership FIELD/DISCIPLINE: State & Regional
To support Partnership Agreement activities.
Arkansas Repertory Theatre Company
Little Rock, AR
CATEGORY: Access to Artistic Excellence FIELD/DISCIPLINE: Theater
To support the production and tour of a play. Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck will tour to rural, economically, and geographically diverse audiences throughout the state.
Arkansas State University
State University, AR
CATEGORY: Folk & Traditional Arts Infrastructure Initiative FIELD/DISCIPLINE: Folk & Traditional Arts
To support a folk arts coordinator position and related costs. Responsibilities will include field research in the Mississippi Delta Region of eastern Arkansas, and integration of folk artists and folklife resources into ongoing programming at the Arkansas Arts Council and the Arkansas State University.
Hot Springs Documentary Film Institute
Hot Springs, AR
CATEGORY: Access to Artistic Excellence FIELD/DISCIPLINE: Media Arts
To support the 14th Annual Hot Springs Documentary Film Festival. Held in the fall, this 10-day event showcases both short and feature-length documentaries from the United States and abroad.
Police Athletic League of North Little Rock Arkansas, Inc.
N. Little Rock, AR
CATEGORY: Learning in the Arts FIELD/DISCIPLINE: Learning in the Arts for Children & Youth
To support Photo Friends. Beginning-level photography classes will be offered to underserved, inner-city youth.
ARKANSAS total grants: 5
ARKANSAS total dollars: $596,200
National Endowment for the Arts · an independent federal agency
1100 Pennsylvania Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20506