Nominations Open: 2016 Cultural Leaders Legacy Artist Awards
Calgary Arts Development is pleased to present the fourth annual Cultural Leaders Legacy Artist Awards as part of the Mayor’s Lunch for Arts Champions on March 16, 2016.
Nominations are now open in the following categories:
- ATB Financial Healing Through the Arts Award
- Calgary Catholic Immigration Society New Canadian Artist Award
- Colin Jackson and Arlene Strom Creative Placemaking Award
- Doug and Lois Mitchell Outstanding Calgary Artist Award
- Enbridge Emerging Artist Award
- MacLachlan Community Beacon Award
- SANDSTONE City Builder Award
The deadline to submit a nomination is November 23, 2015 at 4:30pm.
Each $5,000 award is funded by a contribution from a local philanthropist or organization with equal matching money from Calgary 2012, and will be awarded annually for four years with winners determined by a jury of peers. This is the fourth year for all the awards except for the ATB Financial Healing Through the Arts Award (presented for the first time in 2014) and the Colin Jackson and Arlene Strom Creative Placemaking Award (presented for the first time in 2015).
More information is available at mayorslunch.com/awards.