The Utah Arts Festival and the Salt Lake City Mayor’s Office
Currently Accepting Nominations for the 2012 Mayor’s Artist Awards
Deadline: Friday March 2, 2012
Salt Lake City, UT: The Utah Arts Festival is now accepting nominations through Friday, March 2 for the 2012 Mayor’s Arts Awards to be presented during the 36th Annual Utah Arts Festival in June.
The Salt Lake City Mayor's Office honors the contributions artists and organizations make to the cultural life of the Salt Lake City community. Awards are presented to recipients in the following categories: Visual Arts, Performing Arts, Literary Arts and Service to the Arts. Salt Lake City Mayor Ralph Becker will present the awards during at the Utah Arts Festival June 21-24.
Nominees for the Mayor’s Artists Awards will be juried by a panel including representatives from the Office of the Mayor, the Salt Lake City Arts Council, the Utah Arts Festival and past recipients of the Awards.
The 2011 award recipients were
Charles Frost (Performing Arts),
Trent Alvey (Visual Arts),
Carol Edison (Service to the Arts by an Individual),
Ruth Lubbers (Service to the Arts by an Individual),
Book Arts Program (Service to the Arts by an Organization)
Nominations must be received by Friday, March 2, 2012.
For nomination details and to download a nomination form visit www.uaf.org.
Presented by the Salt Lake City Mayor’s Office and the Utah Arts Festival.
For additional information please contact the Utah Arts Festival Office at 801-322-2428 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
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