CAIC http://kmuw.org en Five Kansas Arts Organizations Awarded Grants http://kmuw.org/post/five-kansas-arts-organizations-awarded-grants <p>The Kansas Creative Arts Industries Commission (CAIC) has awarded more than $32,000 dollars in grants to five arts organizations.</p> Tue, 06 Aug 2013 12:34:09 +0000 Associated Press 21500 at http://kmuw.org New Kansas Arts Agency To Hold Public Meetings http://kmuw.org/post/new-kansas-arts-agency-hold-public-meetings <p>The agency that was formed by the 2012 Kansas legislature to replace the Kansas Arts Commission is holding a series of public input meetings.</p><p>The Kansas Creative Arts Industries Commission (CAIC) seeks public input to guide future activities and to help draft a strategic plan for FY 2014 that starts July 1.</p><p>The CIAC was awarded $700,000 for operations and grants in fiscal year 2013. It was the first time that state funding was available for Kansas arts agencies since Gov. Sam Brownback fired the staff of the Kansas Arts Commission and vetoed arts funding in 2011.</p> Tue, 02 Apr 2013 17:19:21 +0000 Briana O’Higgins 15068 at http://kmuw.org