THUNDER BAY, ONTARIO ---- February 26, 2015 --- The nominees represented a wide spectrum of culture in Thunder Bay from individual artists, theater creators and historians to cultural business, educators, and supporters. Awards included cash prizes of $500-$1,000 and original work of art by local artists Jon Nelson.
Arts Heritage Organization
Awards were presented to:
- Performing & Media Arts Award - Lawrence Badanai
- Visual Arts Award - Elliott Doxtater-Wynn
- Heritage, Built Award - Rhea & Phil Crook
- Heritage, Cultural Award - Dr. A. Enest Epp
- Organization Award - Sounds of Superior Chorus Inc.
- Outstanding Youth Contributor to the Arts Award- Olivia Amoah
- Cultural Educator Award - Lora Northway
- Small Business Award - CommuniTEA and Coffee Shop
A list of all nominees and award winners can be viewed at www.thunderbay.ca/cultureaward
Attached are some photos from the event, information about the event and nominees can be found at http://www.thunderbay.ca/Living/culture_and_heritage/awards.htm