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The 2012 Lieutenant Governor's Arts Awards were held in Saskatoon on Tuesday, September 18. Victor Cicansky was honoured with the Lifetime Achievement Award. Click through to read about the other recipients.

The Arts Board's 2011-12 Annual Report, full of stories and photos celebrating Saskatchewan artists and their work, is now available online.

At its upcoming board meeting on Friday, October 19, 2012, the board of directors of the Saskatchewan Arts Board will welcome its newest member, Saskatoon visual artist Jasmine Calix.

The Saskatchewan Arts Board has partnered with ideas inc to offer a unique entrepreneurship course for Saskatchewan's creative industries. The Creative Industries Entrepreneurship Course assists artists and creative industries entrepreneurs to develop sustainable careers or creative industries ventures.

The Arts Board's Regina office recently got a makeover! Stunning colour images of Saskatchewan art and artists now adorn its front windows. Visit us at 1355 Broad Street to get a closer look!

Saskatchewan Arts Board artist-in-residence Ward Schell worked with hundreds of visitors to the 2012 Queen City Ex to create Cultural Fabric, a large-scale collaborative mosaic.

Visitors to the Saskatoon Ex are working with Saskatchewan Arts Board artist-in-residence Twyla Exner to create a collaborative installation made out of recycled wires and telephone cables.

Eight artists will participate in the artist-in-residence program as part of the province's year-long celebration of the 100th anniversary of the Saskatchewan Legislative Building.

PotashCorp has announced a $100,000 matching sponsorship for the Creative Kids program! Creative Kids helps low-income youth access quality art and culture instruction in Saskatchewan.

On January 20, 2012, the arts community honoured the memory of former Arts Board chair, Ken Sagal, S.V.M., by donating a piece of artwork in his name to the Palliative Care Services Program at the Pasqua Hospital in Regina.