Call for Nominations: Toronto Arts Foundation Awards
From the Toronto Arts Foundation:
Nominations are now being accepted for the prestigious 2014 Toronto Arts Foundation Awards, an annual celebration of artists, cultural professionals and arts supporters who have shaped the cultural landscape of Toronto. Deadline for nominations is February 28, 2014.
This year’s awards include: Arts for Youth Award ($15,000) honouring an outstanding commitment to engage Toronto youth through the arts; Emerging Artist Award ($5,000) celebrating the accomplishments and potential of an emerging Toronto artist of any discipline; Roy Thomson Hall Award of Recognition ($10,000) rewarding creative, performing, administrative, volunteer or philanthropic contributions to Toronto’s musical life; William Kilbourn Award for the Celebration of Toronto’s Cultural Life ($5,000) celebrating a performer, teacher, administrator or creator in any arts discipline whose work is a celebration of life through the arts in Toronto; and the Toronto Arts & Business Award recognizing a local business that has sponsored the arts for the first time and made an important contribution to the arts in Toronto.
Winners will receive their awards at the highly anticipated annual Arts Awards Lunch, this year produced in partnership with CIBC, to take place at the Arcadian Court on June 19, 2014.