WINDSOR — The Windsor Mayor’s Arts Awards celebrate the individuals and organizations that develop and promote the “soul of our city” by recognizing those who support locally developed arts – providing exciting, surprising and meaningful opportunities to strengthen our creative community.

Mayor Drew Dilkens will present THREE awards of merit in 2020.

  • Mayor’s Arts Award ARTIST is presented to an individual artist engaged in a broad spectrum of activities having to do with creating, practicing or demonstrating art (art is broadly conceived to include all genres within the following disciplines: performance, visual, literary, media/new media, and design). The winner will receive $1,000 and a special keepsake.
  • Mayor’s Arts Award ARTS ORGANIZATION is presented to an arts organization that demonstrates a clear commitment to creating, practicing and demonstrating art within the community. The winner will receive $1,000 and a special keepsake.
  • Mayor’s Arts Award VOLUNTEER is presented to an individual who supports the arts by providing their own time and services without receiving payment for their work. The winner will receive $500 and a special keepsake.

Nominees for the Windsor Mayor’s Arts Awards may be self-nominated or nominated by a peer. All details, including the downloadable application are available at citywindsor.ca. Hard copy applications/submissions are required for the Windsor Mayor’s Arts Awards.