We are now accepting nominations for Utah Cultural Alliance's 2017 Cultural Achievement Award. We will present it at our Annual Luncheon on December 4th.
2017 Lifetime Cultural Achievement Award
Nomination form>> // Deadline is August 18th at 5pm
Past recipients are:
2007: the late Tony Larimer, a veteran educator, actor and director
2008: Katherine Coles, Professor of English at the University of Utah and former Poet Laureate of Utah
2009: Doug Fabrizio, KUER FM90.1 reporter
2010: Geralyn White Dreyfous, an award winning local filmmaker and founder of the SLC Film Center
2011: Kevin Jones, former State Archeologist
2012: Salt Lake County Mayor Peter Corroon
2013: Diane P. Stewart, philanthropist and art collector, founder of Modern West Fine Arts Gallery
2014: Dr. Raymond Tymas-Jones, dean of the College of Fine Arts and Vice-President of the Arts at the University of Utah
2015: Fred C. Adams, founder of Utah Shakespeare Festival
2016: Nancy Boskoff, longtime head of the SLC Arts Council
Professional Development / Collective Impact Survey
Please help us improve our programs. We have an exciting new idea for professional development to begin in 2018. We have also adopted the Arts Alive collective impact project, and we'd like to know what you think about our plans for this project.
Take the survey>>
Our 501(c)4 arm, Utah Cultural Advocacy Alliance has released grades of votes taken during the 2017 legislative session that impacted the arts and humanities.
2017 Utah Legislative Grades
Grades and grading metrics>>
Please thank your legislator if one of them received an "A" grade from us! Below is an image that you can share on Facebook or Twitter.
I hope you'll support our work by becoming an individual member of our Culture Clubs. Even if your organizations is already a member, your additional support as an individual will support our quest to become a full-time organization with staff around the state. There is much to do to improve Utah's arts, cultural, humanities sector. We need your support to do it! It's only $10, $40, or $100 a month and comes with a number of great perks.
Thank you for everything you do for culture!
Executive Director, Utah Cultural Alliance