Arts Awards Short List
2023 Arts Awards Recipients Announcement & Celebration
Join us for a celebration featuring art installations, exhibitions, live performances and local food at the Art Gallery of Hamilton.
The City Hamilton is pleased to announce the 2023 Arts Awards Short List.
These remarkable local artists, arts collectives, arts community leaders and volunteers have been named to the 2023 City of Hamilton Arts Awards Short List in three categories:
Lifetime Achievement Award (5 shortlisted)
Recognizes those who have contributed substantially to the artistic vitality of the city over the course of a career.
Sponsored by IPC Next Steps Planning
Creator Award (30 shortlisted)
Conferred to individual artists and artistic collectives (including bands) working in any artistic discipline and at any career level.
Sponsored by BLR, LLP & The Personal Mortgage Group
Arts Champion Award (6 shortlisted)
Honours the work of arts sector volunteers, advocates, or board members who are essential in supporting success in the arts community.
Sponsored by Incite Foundation
2023 Arts Award Short List
A panel of arts sector experts have reviewed public nominations and selected the 2023 Short List. Award recipients will be announced and celebrated at the Art Gallery of Hamilton on June 8, 2023 as part of Hamilton Arts Week.