Mayor Stephan Mandel and the Professional Arts Coalition of Edmonton congratulate the recipients of the 24th annual Mayor’s Celebration of the Arts Awards:

John Poole Award for Promotion of the Arts

Avenue Magazine


Mayor’s Award for Innovative Support by a Business for the Arts

ATB Financial


Mayor’s Award for Sustained Support of the Arts

Lexus of Edmonton


ATCO Gas Award for Outstanding Lifetime Achievement

Charles Thomas Peacocke


City of Edmonton Book Prize

Prodigal Daughter: A Journey to Byzantium by Myrna Kostash


Molson Coors Award for Excellence in Artistic Direction

Sandro Dominelli


Northlands Award for an Emerging Artist

Arlen Konopaki


Stantec Award for Youth Artist

Cynthia Hicks


Sutton Place People’s Choice Award

Ulrike Rossier


TELUS Courage to Innovate Award

GeriActors and Friends


Proceeds from the 24th annual Mayor’s Celebration of the Arts go to iHuman Youth Society and the Edmonton International Street Performer’s Comedy Cares program.