Arts Awards

Arts Awards Sponsors

The City of Hamilton Arts Awards gratefully acknowledges the financial support of the following award sponsors:

Arts Champion Awards

Arts Champion Awards recognize living individuals who are outstanding supporters of the arts in Hamilton as volunteers, advocates, or board members. This award is open to students and youth over 14 years old.

Sponsored by Incite Foundation 

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Lifetime Achievement Award

One Lifetime Achievement Award is conferred annually to recognize living artists or arts managers who have contributed substantially to the artistic vitality of the city over the course of a career, and have inspired others through their leadership, creativity and artistic excellence. These individuals’ experience and impact may be local, national or international in scope.

Sponsored by IPC Next Steps Planning

Creator Awards

This award recognizes artistic excellence and/or innovation that contributes to artistic growth in the city, progresses the artform and expresses the cultural vitality and diversity of Hamilton’s art scene. Living artists, arts managers or artistic collectives working in any artistic discipline and at any career level may receive this award.

Sponsored by BLR, LLP

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Sponsored by dpai Architecture Inc.

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In Kind Sponsor

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Sponsored by Westinghouse HQ

Photography Sponsor


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Sponsored by Banko Creative Studio

Contact us

Jen Anisef
 905-546-2424 ext. 7612
Email: [email protected]