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.

2012

  • Margaret Dragu: Performance Arts

2007

  • Aganetha Dyck: Visual Arts

2006

  • Kenneth Lochhead: Visual Arts

2002

  • Edward Poitras: Visual Arts