Alberta Culture Days

Edson and Area Arts Awards-Arts on Fire 2018

The Town of Edson & the Edson and District Historical Society invites you to submit nominations for the 7th annual Edson and Area Arts Awards, Arts on Fire.

NOMINATION FORM 2018

Congratulations to past winners:

2012-Mackenzie Brown, Matricia Brown, Barb Mergaert, and Doug Woodhouse
2013-Cassandra Freeborn, Shirley Lueck, Rory MacDonald, and the Rotary Club of Edson
2014-Jairus Davi-Digui, Ryan Halterman, Frieda Maynard, Greg Templeton, Tracy Templeton, and Robyne Wilock
2015-Sonja Boyce, Chautauqua Edson Arts Council, Shari McDowell and Ella and Berg Felsing
2016-Madison Sharman, Peter Taylor, Brianne Benson, Mackenzie Eidt, Tamara Everett, Edson Cultural Heritage Organization, and Edson and District Historical Society
2017-Annette McGill, Emma Laurin, Jerry Berthelette and Quinn Larder

These recipients are not eligible for nomination this year, however, previous nominees who did not win are eligible for re-nomination.

The deadline for nominations is FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 7, 2018

REQUIREMENTS

-on a separate page explain why this nominee should be considered for the award (address the award criteria in your nomination)
-all nominees must submit a biography up to 250 words in length
-where possible, illustrate the nomination with support materials such as CDs, DVDs, photographs on a flash drive, letters of reference, press clippings, website links (copies-not originals)-TO A MAXIMUM OF 5 ITEMS
-drop off the nomination form, explanation biography, and support materials to Community Services at the Town of Edson Office or at the Galloway Station Museum by Friday, September 7, 2018.

Note to Nominators

Nominators must complete the nomination form,  notify the nominee, and provide support materials. The nominator must not be a family member or co-habiting partner. When the nominee is an organization, the nominator cannot be a board member or staff person of the organization. Nominators can submit a maximum of TWO nominations per category. Please do not nominate on someone else’s behalf.

Arts on Fire jury or committee members may not submit nominations if they are currently serving on the jury or selection committee.

For more information on nominating, please contact Community Services at 780-723-4403

A special dining experience accompanied by the acoustic sounds of Cadence and Nathan, purchase your tickets for the Community Sharing Table.  Bench Creek Brewing will be there with beer samples as well as selling both beer and merchandise.  A night celebrating delicious, local tastes (with beer).

Tickets on sale as of July 9th at the Town of Edson Community Services and Galloway Station Museum.

Come out for a fun evening!

$40/ticket
18+

Photo Galleries-Giles Merriot 365 Photography

2017 Arts on Fire Awards

2016 Arts on Fire Awards

2015 Arts on Fire Awards

2014 Arts on Fire Awards

2013 Arts on Fire Awards

2012 Arts on Fire Awards