The Canada Council for the Arts presents outstanding artists whose recent works in photography, dance, literature, music, visual arts and curation stands out from the crowd. We are proud to salute their talent and excellence with our prizes.
Our latest winners are:
Duke and Duchess of York Prize in Photography ($8,000)
Elaine Stocki (Los Angeles, California)
Jacqueline Lemieux Prize in dance ($6,000)
Lara Kramer (Montréal, Quebec)
Joseph S. Stauffer Prizes
Literature: Rebecca Salazar
(Fredericton, New Brunswick)
Music: Allison de Groot
Visual arts: Olivia Whetung
Joan Lowndes Prize for critic or curator in visual or media arts ($3,500)
Cecilia Araneda (Winnipeg, Manitoba)
Robert Fleming Prize for young Canadian composer ($2,000)
Congratulations to the winners!