The Hnatyshyn Foundation announces names of artists selected to receive REVEAL Indigenous Art Awards
As part of its plans to increase support for Indigenous arts practice, The Hnatyshyn Foundation is pleased to announce the recipients of the REVEAL Indigenous Art Awards, to honour Indigenous Canadian artists working in all artistic disciplines. The comprehensive program of awards and promotional activities includes 150 cash awards of $10,000 each. The awards will be given at a special ceremony in Winnipeg on May 22, 2017, and will fuel the creation of new artistic works and leave a lasting cultural legacy.
News release (April 12, 2017)
John Hampton and Jennifer Aitken selected to receive $10,000 Awards in contemporary visual art given by The Hnatyshyn Foundation and TD Bank Group
Interdisciplinary visual artist Lou Sheppard of Halifax, Nova Scotia will conduct an eight-week, self-directed residency at Banff Centre during the summer of 2017.
Photo: Courtesy of the artist
Corrie Jackson has been selected for the 2017 Hnatyshyn Foundation-Fogo Island Arts Young Curator Residency. Based in Toronto, Jackson is currently Associate Art Curator of the RBC Corporate Art Collection.