The Lieutenant Governor of Alberta Arts Awards celebrate Alberta’s rich cultural fabric by honouring its most accomplished artists and supporting professional artists in the early stages of their careers. 


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2017 Distinguished Artist Awards

Ensure Alberta’s most outstanding artists get the recognition they deserve. Nominations are now open for the 2017 Distinguished Artist Award.

Recipients will be honoured at an awards ceremony hosted by The Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity, Saturday, September 23, 2017. The new brunch format affords time to take in the beautiful fall leaves and the rich offering of artistic events at the Centre. CBC broadcaster Shelagh Rogers will serve as host with Her Honour, the Honourable Lois E. Mitchell, CM, AOE, LLD, Lieutenant Governor of Alberta presenting the awards.

Nominations close midnight, April 15, 2017. Full details and the link to the online process are available here.

Contact the Arts Awards

Email the Arts Awards: artsawards @ shaw . ca
Lieutenant Governor of Alberta Arts Awards Foundation
32, 10 Point Drive NW, Calgary, AB  T3B 4W2