Since 1988 the Ottawa Arts Council has awarded over $250,000 to exceptional artists and to those who have shown outstanding commitment to the arts in our area. With the generous support of our sponsors and professional dedication of our jurors we have seen our Awards program grow.

The 2018 Arts Awards

Awards nominations opening February 2018

  • Victor Tolgesy Arts Award
  • Ottawa Arts Council Mid-Career Artist Award
  • RBC Emerging Artist Award
  • Business and the Arts Recognition Award
  • Corel Endowment Fund for the Arts Award
  • Project X, Photography Fund
  • Young Artist Award