December 4, 2017 Cultural Leaders Legacy Artist Awards Nominations Now Open for the 2018 Cultural Leaders Legacy Artist Awards Calgary Arts Development is pleased to present the sixth annual Cultural Leaders Legacy Artist Awards as part of the Mayor’s Lunch for Arts Champions in Spring 2018. Nominations are now open in the following categories: ATB Financial Healing Through the Arts Award Calgary Catholic Immigration Society New Canadian Artist Award Colin Jackson and Arlene Strom Creative Placemaking Award Doug and Lois Mitchell Outstanding Calgary Artist Award RBC Emerging Artist Award SANDSTONE City Builder Award The deadline for nominations is 4:30pm on January 5, 2018. A legacy of Calgary’s year as a Cultural Capital of Canada, each Cultural Leaders Legacy Artist Award is funded by a contribution from a local philanthropist or organization with matching money from Calgary 2012. These awards are $5,000 cash prizes that support artists or arts organizations. Need tips on what makes a great nomination package? Check out our Nomination Tips sheet or contact Kaley Beisiegel, Engagement Consultant, at firstname.lastname@example.org or 403.264.5330 ext. 214.