Each year, the Canada Council and the Governor General of Canada collaborate to honour excellence in visual and media arts.
Award categories are: distinguished artistic career achievement in visual and/or media arts; the Saidye Bronfman Award for excellence in the fine crafts; and Outstanding Contribution (to recognize an individual or group for outstanding contribution to contemporary visual and/or media arts).
Below are the Saskatchewan recipients of the Governor General's Awards in Visual and Media Arts.
- Margaret Dragu: Performance Arts
- Aganetha Dyck: Visual Arts
- Kenneth Lochhead: Visual Arts
- Edward Poitras: Visual Arts