Presented by the Saskatchewan Arts Board, the Saskatchewan Arts Awards celebrates the achievements of individuals, groups and organizations in all arts disciplines. Recipients are given awards in six categories.

The event brings artists, arts organizations, patrons of the arts and members of the business community together to celebrate the enormous contributions the arts community makes to our province's quality of life and economy.

The 2017 Saskatchewan Arts Awards will be held on Thursday, October 26, 2017, at the Remai Modern in Saskatoon.

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2017 LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR’S LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT RECIPIENT

2017 SHORT-LISTED NOMINEES

Artistic Excellence

RBC Emerging Artist
Sponsored by RBC

Leadership—Individual
Sponsored by Jarislowsky Fraser Global Investment Management

Leadership—Organization
Sponsored by SaskCulture

Arts and Learning

 

Entertainment:

The evening’s host is Saskatoon comedian, actor and author Dawn Dumont. Entertainment will include performances by Native American flute player Jason Chamakese, bass player Felipe Gomez, Little Opera on the Prairie, jazz musician Dean McNeill and more. There will also be a display of Jack Sures’ artwork from the Saskatchewan Arts Board’s Permanent Collection.

 

 

 

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