WRITER: JONAS BROWN
CONTACT: WINSTON BARCLAY
100 Old Public Library
Iowa City IA 52242
(319) 384-0073; fax (319) 384-0024
Release: Nov. 2, 1999
Funds are available in Alliant Energy service area
for UI Arts Share events
IOWA CITY, Iowa -- The Arts Share/Alliant Energy Foundation
Access to the Arts project allows any school or community in the Alliant service
area to receive up to half of a University of Iowa Arts Share events
total cost in grant money. Funds are limited and are allocated on a first-come,
Arts Share is a UI program that provides artistic
expertise from the Iowa Center for the Arts to schools, local arts councils,
community arts associations, museums, senior citizen centers and other organizations
throughout Iowa and the surrounding region. The Arts Share roster of touring
artists includes nearly 100 faculty members, ensembles and graduate students
in the performing, visual and literary arts.
Arts Share and Alliant Energy have maintained a successful
partnership over the past four years, providing communities with a variety
of arts education outreach events, from large ensemble community performances
to visual arts experiences for elementary school students.
Contact Diane Kenney Handler to schedule an event
and receive funding assistance, at (319) 335-1618 or firstname.lastname@example.org.