YVR Art Foundation is pleased to announce the 2020 Art Scholarship recipients!
This year, we awarded seven Emerging Artist Scholarships to artists age 17-29 to work with an artist mentor or attend a recognized school of art, and three Mid-Career Artist Scholarships to artists age 30+ to work with a master artist, attend a recognized school of art or work on a community project.
2020 Emerging Artist Scholarship recipients
Cyril Bennett-Nabess, Tsimshian from Terrace
Marlo Wylie Brillon, Haida/Cree from Courtenay
Shoshannah Greene, Haida from Queen Charlotte
Jade Hanuse, Nuxalk from Bella Coola
Jordana Luggi, Wet’suwet’en/Dakelh from Vancouver
Sage Nowak, Tahltan, Vuntut/Gwitchin from Whitehorse
Naomi Watkins, T’Kemlups from Vancouver
2020 Mid-Career Artist Scholarship recipients
Christopher Auchter, Haida from Burnaby
Jared Kane, Southern Tutchone/Tlingit from Whitehorse
Cody Lecoy, Syilx/Lekwungen from BC
Watch our webpage and social media for the launch of our YVRAF Scholarship Gallery site!
To download a copy of our press release, click here.