Nominations for the 2013 Premier’s Awards for Excellence in the Arts are open.
Organizations like yours play an important role in Ontario’s vibrant arts and cultural sector. Through your work, you know how arts and culture breathe life into communities across our province. You know what a great contribution the arts make to Ontario’s economy. Now is the time – help us recognize the wealth and depth of creative expression of Ontario’s artists. Nominate an artist or arts organization that deserves to be in the spotlight. Please share information about these awards with your staff, clients/members and stakeholders.
The Awards are conferred in two categories: an individual artist award and an arts organization award. Nominations can recognize a candidate engaged in any professional arts practice including (but not limited to) community arts, crafts, dance, music, opera, theatre, visual and media arts, writing or cultural industries, book and magazine publishing, digital media, film, television and sound recording. Details about the Awards, guidelines and nomination forms are posted on the Ontario Arts Council website.
The Ontario Arts Council (OAC) administers the selection process for the Awards on behalf of the Government of Ontario. For more information contact the OAC at: 416-961-1660 ext. 6666, toll free 1-800-387-0058 ext 6666 or email@example.com.
Now is the time to pay tribute to those extraordinary Ontario artists and arts organizations who have made remarkable contributions to your community and local economy. Nominations are due December 3, 2012.