Sioux Falls Awards in the Arts

2020 Sioux Falls Awards in the Arts

DATE AND LOCATION TBD FOLLOWING CDC RECOMMENDATIONS.

The public is invited to nominate candidates for awards in the following categories:

I. Individual Excellence in the Arts
Recognizes individual performing, music, visual or literary artists whose contributions have raised the bar in their artistic specialty, made an impact on the professional development of other artists or forged new paths in connecting their work to the community.

II. Forward Arts Award
Honors an organization or business which has helped move education, creation or awareness of the arts forward in our community.

III. Innovative Project Award
Recognizes a project characterized by meaningful partnerships between or among private businesses, public bodies, individual artists, and organizations. This award seeks to recognize partnerships that created a new way for the community at large to experience the arts.

IV. Charlotte Carver Award for Lifetime Achievement in the Arts
Named for the first Executive Director of the South Dakota Arts Council and a long-time advocate and friend of the arts in Sioux Falls, this award honors an individual or organization that has demonstrated an enduring, long-term dedication to the arts.

Nominations accepted until further notice.

For more information, call the Sioux Falls Arts Council at 605.271.6696 or email at amford@artssiouxfalls.org






Your information if the selection committee needs to reach out with any questions regarding this nomination:


2018 Sioux Falls Awards in the Arts

 Award Honorees

Individual Excellence Award –  Robert Wendland

Individual Excellence Award – Doosook Kim

Individual Excellence Award – Scott Parsons

Forward Arts Award – South Dakota Writes

Innovative Project Award – Ipso Gallery’s “Ka-Chunk” and Paladino Hohm Sculpture Garden

Charlotte Carver Award for Achievement in the Arts – Brian & Kaija Bonde

 

1999-2018 Sioux Falls Awards in the Arts Past Winners