November 9, 2015

2006 Grant Recipients

American Swedish Historical Museum, Philadelphia, PA
Conservation and restoration of Linnaeus portrait from 1897 and Mora clock from 1721

American Swedish Institute, Minneapolis, MN
Two exhibits – Lennart Nilsson photos and Garbo’s Garbo

Concordia Language Villages, Moorhead, MN
Curriculum development for Sjölunden credit language program

Gustavus Adolphus College, St. Peter, MN
Linnaeus Symposium

Lakehead Social History Institute, Thunder Bay, ON, Canada
Creation of Swedish Immigrants in Canada database

Nordic Heritage Museum, Seattle, WA
Exhibit: Glass – Fusing, Sand Casting, Multilayer –
hand-painted by glass artists Håkan Blomqvist and Karin Westman

North Park University, Chicago, IL
Performance of Bjurtjärn teaterförening production of De Sålde Sina Hemman

Octet Ehnstedt’s Successors, Uppsala, Sweden
Tour and performances in Minnesota including attendance at international music conference

Swedish American Museum Center, Chicago, IL
Åsa Bengtson Retrospective exhibit

Swedish Colonial Society, Philadelphia, PA
Production of pictorial book New Sweden in the 21st Century

Swedish Folkdancers of New York, Budd Lake, NJ
Attendance at Nordlek 2006 Folklore festival in Gothenburg, Sweden

Swedish Heritage Society, Swedesburg, IA
Midsummer Festival including performance by Mora folkdanslag

Swedutainment, Sigtuna, Sweden
Research trip to Minneapolis and production of
CD & textbook 2nd volume of The Lost Fairy Tales

Tystart, Cleveland, OH
Performance by Swedish pianist Per Tengstrand

Valhalla Scandinavians, Santa Cruz, CA
Midsummer festival

VocalEssence, Minneapolis, MN
Performance by Håkan Hagegård