Mayor’s Celebration of the Arts

Mayor’s Celebration of the Arts

In partnership with Night of Artists, the St. Albert Celebration of the Arts Awards will take place on Thursday, March 9, 2017 at the Enjoy Centre. The weekend will showcase artistic diversity that recognizes excellence in the arts in St. Albert and celebrates a community coming together to support the arts.

Tickets On Sale September 30, 2016

6:30pm: Art Slam & Reception

7:30pm: Show & Awards

Nominations open September 30, 2016 and we will be accepting nominations in the following categories:

Award categories:

  • Arts Leadership
  • Community Arts Group
  • Corporate Patron of the Arts
  • Emerging Artist
  • Established Artist
  • Excellence in Arts Teaching
  • Youth Artist
  • Lifetime Achievement in the Arts

All award recipients will receive an original work of art by a St. Albert artist. All recipients with the exception of the Corporate Patron of the Arts, will receive a $1,000 monetary award.

Category 2016 Recipients

EllisDon Emerging Artist Award

Allyson MacIvor - Percussionist

Chamber of Commerce Community Arts Group Award

St. Albert Place Visual Arts Council (SAPVAC)

Synergy Youth Artist Award

Julia Nicholson - Singer/Songwriter

Established Artist Award

Carol Johnson - Visual Artist/Instructor

Chandos Arts Leadership Award

Nancy Watt - Music Educator/Musician

Excellence in Arts Teaching Award

Andrea Daly - Art Educator

Lifetime Achievement Award

Alan Nuttall and Elke Blodgett


View a list of the previous years award recipients

Night of Artists

For more information on Night of Artists visit NOA.

The St. Albert Celebration of the Arts Committee is looking for new members. We are now recruiting for volunteer positions in marketing, sponsorship and event planning. For more information contact Tamsin Brooks at 780-459-1713 -