Posts Tagged ‘distinguished artist award’

John Caddy is the 2012 McKnight Distinguished Artist

The McKnight Foundation announces poet and naturalist John Caddy as the 2012 McKnight Distinguished Artist. For those not yet familiar with John’s work, he is a well-respected poet and teacher, and has published several celebrated volumes of poetry through Milkweed Editions. Among past accolades, he’s received the Sally Ordway Irving Award for Arts Education (1997), […]


Rick Shiomi: Some Thoughts on the Future of Mu, and Other Ethnic Companies (Part II of II)

No sooner do we recognize the strength and achievement of the Asian American theater community, than someone raises the specter of “the withering away of the ethnic company.” That is, once there are plenty of Asian American theater artists in the Twin Cities, will we need a specifically Asian American company like Mu Performing Arts? […]