Art Awards

Arts Awards Banner of sculpture "Ceramic" by Christopher Reid Flock

Service at a Glance

What are the Art Awards?

The City of Hamilton Arts Awards is one of the oldest programs of its kind in Canada and has been at the forefront of recognizing creative talent since 1976.

The purpose of the program is to:

  • celebrate and build awareness of the incredible contribution that artists make to Hamilton
  • foster growth in the arts sector
  • develop the talent that drives this vital part of our city
Arts Awards nominations

Arts Awards Nominations
Nominations deadline: 4 pm on Friday February 10, 2017

NEW Submit your Nomination Package online!

The 2017 Nomination Submissions can be submitted online or by downloading the City of Hamilton Arts Award Nomination Package.

Congratulations to the 2016 City of Hamilton Arts Awards Recipients!
Arts Awards Recipients (1976-Present)

Congratulations to the City of Hamilton Arts Awards Recipients.

Arts Awards Sponsors

The 2016 Arts Awards Program was made possible due to the generous support of companies and foundations that understand the transformative impact the arts have on Hamilton. 

For information about sponsoring the 2017 Arts Awards contact:
Pam Mulholland
905.546.2424 Ext.4270