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NDCA announces recipients of 2023 ND Governor’s Awards for the Arts

Wednesday, January 18, 2023 at 12:00 pm

Categories: Press Releases

ND Governor's Award for the ArtsNDCA is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2023 ND Governor’s Awards for the Arts with an awards ceremony set for Wednesday, Feb. 1, 2023 at the North Dakota Heritage Center & State Museum in Bismarck.


Prairie Arts January 2023

Tuesday, January 10, 2023 at 09:30 am

Categories: Prairie Arts Monthly e-Newsletter

Prairie Arts January 2023 newsletter top screenshotCheck out NDCA's Prairie Arts January 2023 newsletter for the latest in statewide and national arts-related news, including upcoming EVENTS and great OPPORTUNITIES, along with a link to the featured story called NDCA Year in Review, 2022.


NDCA Year in Review: 2022

Monday, January 9, 2023 at 03:30 pm

Categories: Featured Stories

L to R: (back row) Kim Konikow, Rebecca Engelman, Robin Bosch, Troyd Geist, Vanessa Voskuil; Rhea Beto (front). Looking back on 2022, NDCA is extremely grateful for the support of its program partners, the NEA, Arts Midwest, its board of directors, Governor Burgum and his staff, fellow Agencies and especially the ND State Legislature, for the opportunity to support arts and cultural opportunities for the citizens of North Dakota. 

By Rhea C. Beto


Prairie Arts December 2022

Thursday, December 8, 2022 at 11:30 am

Categories: Prairie Arts Monthly e-Newsletter

NDCA Prairie Arts December 2022 Newsletter screenshot of topCheck out NDCA's Prairie Arts December 2022 newsletter for the latest in statewide and national arts-related news, including upcoming EVENTS and great OPPORTUNITIES, along with a story featuring ND artist Nelda Schrupp and her award-winning metal noisemakers.


Nelda Schrupp metal noisemakers inspired by Native culture

Thursday, December 8, 2022 at 10:30 am

Categories: Featured Stories

Head and shoulders of Nelda Schrupp with short grey hair, wearing glasses and tie dye t-shirt and her artistic Native jewelry hanging on the walls behind herND artist Nelda Schrupp has been letting her artwork lead the way since she discovered her talent during her college years. That is when she decided to create her own contemporary style of rattle, also known as a noisemaker, to give homage to her Native culture. Nelda’s noisemakers have gained national attention and are currently on display at prestigious museums across the country.

By Rhea C. Beto


Prairie Arts November 2022

Thursday, November 10, 2022 at 01:00 pm

Categories: Prairie Arts Monthly e-Newsletter

NDCA November 2022 Newsletter screenshot of topCheck out NDCA's Prairie Arts November 2022 newsletter for the latest in statewide and national arts-related news, including upcoming EVENTS and great OPPORTUNITIES, along with a story featuring three of the winning photographers of the 2022 ND Governor's Photo Contest.


Winners of 2022 ND Governor’s Photo Contest seize the moment

Thursday, November 10, 2022 at 12:30 pm

Categories: Featured Stories

ND Governor's Photo Contest with Laura Gardner Best in Show Lake Sakakawea photo in backgroundThe winners of the 19th Annual ND Governor’s Photo Contest were celebrated at a reception mid-October at the Morton Mandan Public Library. While they came from a wide range of generations and varying walks of life, the photographers shared many of the same characteristics: strong family connections, a love of nature and the determination to capture the moment.

By Rhea C. Beto


Prairie Arts October 2022

Monday, October 10, 2022 at 04:00 pm

Categories: Prairie Arts Monthly e-Newsletter

E-Prairie Arts October 2022 Newsletter HeaderCheck out NDCA's Prairie Arts October 2022 newsletter for the latest in statewide and national arts-related news, including upcoming EVENTS and great OPPORTUNITIES. Participate and celebrate Arts & Humanities month!


NDCA recently awarded $902,717 in FY23 grants across the state

Thursday, September 22, 2022 at 10:30 am

Categories: Press Releases

ND letters on top of 4 color barsNorth Dakota Council on the Arts (NDCA) recently awarded $902,717 in ten different grant programs for fiscal year 2023. Grant programs include: Art for Life, Arts in Education Collaboration, Artist in Residence, Community Arts Access Tier 1 & Tier 2, Folk & Traditional Arts Apprenticeship, Partner Letters of Agreements, Institutional Support, Individual Artist Fellowship, Professional Development, and Special Projects.