The Ottawa Arts Council announced the recipients of its annual Arts Awards last night. Nominations were evaluated by a peer assessment group composed of arts leaders in the community representing different artistic disciplines, in addition to having an equity advisor oversee a portion of the deliberations.
Project X Photography Award
Each year, the Ottawa Arts Council places a call out to the greater arts community to secure nominations for six awards.
This year’s nomination deadline for Ottawa Art Council Awards is February 12, 2021.
Plastic Beach: The ugly beauty found in the Great Lakes and St. Lawrence Seaway through photos by John Healey
Plastic Beach is an exhibition of work by Ottawa photographer John Healey, the winner of the 2020 Project X Photography Award. In this new exhibition, Healey presents a juxtaposition of beauty and unsightliness.
[EXTENDED] Nominate local artists and community for the Ottawa Arts Council Awards—deadline 02.17.20
New deadline: Nominations are accepted until February 17.