The Ministry of Arts & Sciences

Who We are and What We Do

Ansteorra has a Kingdom Minister of Arts & Sciences with deputies to assist with the administration of local activities.  There are also deputies promote some of the larger interest groups within arts and sciences and art guilds run by artisans in the kingdom.  Please go to Guilds and Interest Groups for information on active Ansteorra wide guilds.

For contact information on special interest groups or to contact regionals and the Kingdom officers, please consult the list below.


Local A&S Ministers

Looking for someone to get you started in Arts at the local level? Find your group at https://ansteorra.org/groups/ and email your minister at MOAS@<groupname>.ansteorra.org. Example: MOAS@stargate.ansteorra.org.

If you need additional assistance contact one of the regional officers or the kingdom officers.

Interest and Cultural Deputy Ministers

Asian Cultures Deputy

The Asian Cultures deputy is responsible for promoting the Dance, Music, Arts and Sciences of East Asia in the Kingdom. Pending finalization of appointment

European Dance

The Dance deputy is responsible for promoting European group dancing in the Kingdom.  For more information see Dance or contact deputy Mistress Myfanwy Ferch Eifion, OP.

Historical Combat

The historical combat deputy is responsible for promoting the research of combat and combat related arts in period.  For information on learning practical SCA combat techniques and forms see Martial Activities  and choose your combat interest.  For more information in combat related Arts & Sciences see Historical Combat or contact deputy Don Martin Malone, OL

Currently accepting applications.

Historical Equine Arts

Historical Equestrian is the study of medieval horsemanship and animal husbandry as it applies to equine. This area includes historical riding and spear games, the use of horses in period, and dressage. For more information see Historical Equestrian or contact the Kingdom A&S Minister.

Currently accepting applications.

Middle Eastern and Islamic Cultures

The ME Cultures deputy is responsible for promoting the Dance, Music, Arts and Sciences of the Middle East in the Kingdom. For more information see Middle Eastern and Non-European Cultures or contact deputy Now accepting applications

Currently accepting applications.

Music

The Music deputy is responsible for promoting European music ensembles for dance balls and court music in the Kingdom. For more information see  Music or contact deputy Lord Robin de Chantenay (Carrot) 

Currently accepting applications.

Performing Arts

The Performing Arts deputy (formerly bardic) is responsible for promoting all performance arts in the Kingdom. For more information see Performance or contact the deputy HL Rosa de Armanno, OIM

Currently accepting applications.

Webminister

The Webminister is is responsible the website resources. If you an officer, guild principle, want to report broken links, or want to suggest content, contact Webminister, Biatrichi Canzionari, OL 

Currently accepting applications.

If you are interested in starting a cultural studies area, please contact the Kingdom Minister


Regional Arts & Sciences Ministers

Regional Arts and Sciences Ministers assist local ministers in promoting arts in their area.  The Regional Report is due quarterly no later than the 10th of the month.

Central Regional Arts and Sciences Minster
Lady Roana FitzStephen

This office is currently accepting applications.  Please contact kingdom@moas.ansteorra.org for more information.

Southern Regional Arts & Sciences Minister

Lady Sigrun Sveinungsdóttir í Biarká


Principality Minster of Arts & Sciences

Vindheim Regional Arts & Sciences Minister (Formerly Northern Region)

HL Dominique Le Vesseur

This office is currently accepting applications.  Please contact kingdom@moas.ansteorra.org for more information.


Kingdom Ministers of Arts and Sciences

Kingdom Minister of Arts and Sciences

Mistress Czina Angielczyka, OL

Emergency Replacement Deputies

Magnifica Biatrichi Malatesta Canzionari di Palermo, OL and Master Rene Damours, OL


Are you a Local Arts and Sciences Minister?

  • Your report form can be found under Forms
  • Reports are due on the 1st of the month, and no later than the 5th to your regional listed below. 
  • If you are interested in becoming a local minister, please contact the regional in your area below.