Institute of American Indian Arts receives planning grant

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A new grant is giving a major financial boost to the Institute of American Indian Arts.

According to The Albuquerque Journal, the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation gave a three-year planning grant worth more than $430,000 to the institute to make a new research center.

Officials say the center will focus on advancing contemporary Native American art as well as supporting training through internships and fellowships.

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