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McKnight Award Award Artist

Kutambua wasanii ambao wamefanya mchango mkubwa wa maisha kwa Minnesota, kuimarisha jamii zetu.

Tuzo la Msanii wa Wasanii wa McKnight wa $ 50,000 kila mwaka hutambua wasanii ambao wamefanya kujitolea kila wakati katika kujenga sanaa ambayo ni ya ndani, kanda, na / au kitaifa muhimu.

Wasanii hawa wamechagua kufanya maisha yao na kazi zao huko Minnesota, na hivyo kuifanya hali yetu kuwa na tajiri zaidi ya kiutamaduni. Kwanza kabisa, wamezalisha sanaa ya ubunifu inayoonyesha maoni yao ya kipekee na ya ajabu.

Wasanii maarufu wa McKnight pia wamewahimiza wasanii wengine, kukubaliwa kutoka kwa wasikilizaji, watumishi, wakosoaji, na wataalamu wengine wa sanaa, na wengine wameanzisha mashirika ya sanaa ya msingi na yenye nguvu.

Tuzo

kwa Utukufu

1Msanii kila mwaka

22Wasanii tangu 1981

$50kKwa tuzo

2020 distinguished artist

Marcie Rendon

In poems, plays, children’s books, and novels, writer Marcie Rendon continues to reveal the resilience and brilliance of Indigenous peoples. The first Native American woman to receive the McKnight Distinguished Artist Award, Rendon is a compelling storyteller, the creative mind behind Raving Native Theater, and a generous mentor and artistic collaborator committed to giving voice and greater visibility to the experiences and perspectives of Native Americans.