The 2023 Arty Award goes to...
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The Gabriola Arts Council and the Isle of the Arts Festival is so very pleased to pass on the Arty Award to this amazing person.
who receives it
The Arty Award is given to a community member or organization who has made an outstanding contribution to the arts and culture of Gabriola during the previous year.
then and now
how the trophy has evolved
It started as a humble hodge-podge of basic materials. A plastic garden pot, a plastic bowl, and no embelishments whatsoever. A year later she returned it with a few embelishments – that’s an artists touch!
Since the first year, each Arty Award recipient adds their own mark to the trophy. With touches of music, theatre, pottery, painting and more – The trophy has truly come to life!
previous arty award recipients