Oakville Artist Recognition Awards 2014
The Oakville Arts Council is inviting submissions / nominations from the Arts community to be recognized in two categories – Emerging Artist and Established Artist.
The Oakville Arts Council celebrates the artistic achievements of Oakville’s resident artists and recognizes the contribution the arts make to a vibrant and innovative community.
The award-winners will be announced and awarded at the Annual General Meeting on in the Fall of 2014, date to be announced, at 7 PM. Each winner will receive a cash prize of $500, an award certificate, media exposure and recognition.
Emerging Artist Award - The Emerging Artist Award is presented to an emerging Oakville artist working in any artistic discipline in celebration of current accomplishments and future potential. Emerging Artists are establishing careers in the arts and are working towards becoming recognized professional artists. The Jury may consider nominees of any age who can substantiate that they have recently embarked on an artistic career. Download application
Established Artist Award - The Established Artist Award is presented to a professional Oakville artist in any discipline who has received critical recognition for excellence in their art practice in Oakville and beyond. The Jury will consider nominees who have been actively practicing their art form for at least 10 Years and whose work has made an impact on the Oakville community. Download application
Submission deadline has been extended to Tuesday September 2, 2014. All nominations/submissions are evaluated by a Jury comprised of engaged arts supporters from Oakville. The Jury will be established and selected by the Oakville Arts Council. All decisions of the Jury are final.