St. Paul, Minn. (January 21, 2011) – The Council on Asian Pacific Minnesotans (CAPM) – a state agency that advises the Minnesota legislature and Governor’s office on behalf of the Asian Pacific community, advocates on issues of importance to the APA community, and acts as a broker between the APA community and mainstream society – will be publishing a directory of Asian Pacific Minnesotan Artists for mass distribution.
CAPM is actively seeking artists to be included in a directory that represents emerging and well-established professionals with artistic merit. Being a new endeavor, the directory aims to showcase the diversity of Asian Pacific Minnesotan artists, to publicize accomplishments and contributions APA Minnesotan artists have made in the community, and to increase APA artist access to opportunities. Artistic mediums include but are not limited to:
Film and Video
To submit, email the following information if applicable:
Name, address, email, website, artistic mediums, awards received, biography (50 words maximum), and a photo. Deadline to submit is March 1, 2011.
Submissions should be emailed to:
For more information contact:
Saymoukda D. Vongsay | Arts and Cultural Program Coordinator
Council on Asian Pacific Minnesotans | 658 Cedar Street, Suite 160, Saint Paul, MN 55155
Phone: (651) 757-1743 Fax: (651) 297-8735
The APA Artist Directory is funded with money from the Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund that was created by a vote of the people of Minnesota on November 4, 2008.