Celebrating Success

Throughout 2012, the Queen's Diamond Jubilee year, individuals across Canada were awarded medals for their exceptional service to the community. This includes a number of prominent members of the Saskatchewan arts community, such as philanthropist Dr. Jacqui Shumiatcher.

Congratulations to the Saskatchewan nominees for the 2013 JUNO Awards: The Sheepdogs for Single of the Year, Album of the Year and Group of the Year; and Donny Parenteau for Aboriginal Album of the Year.

The Ukrainian Palette of Pavlychenko and Saskatoon School of Dance were featured on the Rick Mercer Report on CBC TV on Tuesday, January 22, 2013.

Saskatoon author Candace Savage has won this year's Hilary Weston Writers' Trust Prize for Nonfiction for A Geography of Blood: Unearthing Memory From a Prairie Landscape.

Saskatchewan violinists Kerry DuWors and Carissa Klopoushak were among 18 winners of the prestigious Canada Council 2012 Musical Instrument Bank Competition, which gives classical musicians the opportunity to play rare, exceptional instruments for a three-year period.

Results of the March 10 and 11 Saskatchewan Craft Council Annual Jury Session. Ten out of twelve applicants in glass, fibre and sculpture were granted SCC Juried Status.

News and current events.

News and current events.

Writer Judith Silverthorne was able to bring some historic ghost stories to light with the help of the Arts Board's Flexible Loan Program.

News and current events.