Mayor’s Arts Awards

The Mayor’s Arts Awards serve to identify outstanding leaders in five areas; Culinary Artist (new!), Dance Artist, Literary Artist, Music Artist, Theatre Artist, Visual Artist, Young Artist (age 12-17, also new!), and Innovative Arts Organization.

We have received 220 Nominees for the 2018 Mayor’s Arts Awards. Now for Phase 2!
Those who have already been nominated and those who wish to nominate themselves are encouraged to fill out an in-depth application on Award Alley.

APPLICATIONS ARE BEING ACCEPTED NOW
APPLICATIONS DUE JUNE 30, 2018, at 11:59PM

CLICK HERE TO SUBMIT YOUR APPLICATION

2018 Nominees Include:

Culinary Artist (NEW category):
Dustin Christofolo
Francisco Peralta (el charro negro)
Nobuo Fukuda
Olivia Girard
Silvana Salcido Esparza

Dance Artist:
Angelina Ramirez
Asha Gopal
Bridgette Borzillo
Carlos Montufar
Frances Smith Cohen
Jose Soto
Lisa Starry
Liz Ann Hewett
Mary Fitzgerald
Miguel Lerma
Mrs. Asha Gopal
Shannon Phillips
Sonali Chatterjee
Taimy Miranda
Vaishalini Sitaraman
Wight Noise Professional Dance Company

Literary Artist:
Andrea Avery
Anna Flores
Brooke Brown
David Chorlton
Harold Branch
Jake Friedman
Joy Young
La Phoenikera
Matt Bell
Rashaad Thomas
Stacy Eden
Tom Leveen

Music Artist:
Arian Muhammad
Arian Nicole
Bianca Arce Ortiz
Brian Eisenberg
Camille Sledge
Dr. Kenny Miller
Eily Hallagan
Eleanor Johnson
Las Chollas Peligrosas
Mega Ran
Mike Pfister, PhD
The Phoenix Chorale
William Eaton

Theatre Artist:
Amanda Prahl
Amy Carpenter & Stacey Hanlon
Anwar Newton & Literally The Worst Show Ever
Felipa Lerma
Genevieve Rice
Katrina Donaldson
Lance Gharavi
Melanie Lee
Shelby Maticic
Taylor Moschetti
Tayo Talabi
Will Hightower
William Michael Wyss

Visual Artist:
Alex Leiphart
Alicia Plogman
Amber Wanielista
Ana Parker
Andy Brown
April Howland
Audra McGrew
Christina Carmel Hoyt
Roy Brubaker
Danielle Wood
Don Ridley
Donald Judd
Edna Dapo
Elizabeth Tavarez
Fortoul Brothers, Gabriel and Isaac Fortoul
Francisco Peralta
Giovana Aviles
Guillermo Olalde
Harley Griffin
Jabria
Jacki Cohen
Jeremie Bacpac Franko
Jooj (Julie) Hooker
Jordan Alexander
Jordan Thomas
Jose Benavides/Martin Moreno
Keith W Dallenbach
Kevin Caron
Killian Ruiz
Kristy Bullock
Laurel Shindell
Lauren Lee
Marcus Blunt
Marilyn Szabo
Melissa Waddell
Pamela Smith
Queen Muhammad Ali & Hakeem Khaaliq
Rembrandt Quiballo
Rowan Burkam
Samuel Mayo
Spencer Scher
Tara A Prescott
Tawny Margaret Gamboa

Young Artist (NEW category):
Abby Mintz
Alaiza Lopez
Annika Capulla
Antonio D. Green Jr.
Anya Chaudhry
Cameron Henderson-Cole
Carlos Ricardo Munoz
Dayshawna Brown
Jacob Heinkel
Lilly Banks
Mariola Barrera
Nashby Olalde
Paula Alverado
Reva Chaudhry
Ruchi Ukhade
Samantha Cassity
Sophie Harris
Thameenah “Ty” Muhammad
Victoria Arora

Innovative Organization:
CALA Alliance
Aliento
Andrew Brown
Arizona Masters of Poetry
Camille Sledge
Detour Company Theatre
Elena & Jim Thornton
Four Seasons Orchestra
Japanese Friendship Garden
Laughing Pig Theatre
Restore Arts
One Step Beyond, Inc.
Palabra Art Collective
Practical Art
Qosmic Qadence
Rick Fowler
Zeitlin Studios
The Garment League
The Nash
The Trunk Space
Tony Moschetti

Los Premios de Arte del Alcalde sirven para identificar líderes sobresalientes en cinco áreas: Artista Culinario (¡categoría nueva!), Artista de Baile, Artista Literario, Artista Musical, Artista Teatral, Artista Visual, Artista Joven (¡años 12-17, categoría nueva!), y Organización Innovadora de Arte.

Mayor's Arts Awards