Winnipeg Arts Council

WAC Arts Awards 2012

2012 WAC Awards Winners
2012 WAC Awards Winners
  • José Koes

    A dedicated and exceptional member of the Volunteer Associates of The Winnipeg Art Gallery, José Koes has provided exemplary service to the greater benefit of the WAG for 31 remarkable years.

    Nominated by Winnipeg Art Gallery

RBC On the Rise

  • Leslie Supnet

    Leslie Supnet’s distinctive films have screened at more than 100 major festivals globally, and her poignant illustrations have appeared in publications nationally. She has shown exceptional commitment to this community by actively teaching, volunteering and serving on boards and committees.

    Nominated by Nominated by MAWA & Negative Space

Making a Mark

  • Michael Dumontier

    Michael Dumontier, a founding member of the internationally acclaimed Royal Art Lodge, is the quintessential Winnipeg artist—humble, industrious, inventive, idiosyncratic, and forever collaborating with other artists.

    Nominated by Plug In ICA

Making a Difference

  • Larry Desrochers

    For his outstanding work in pioneering the creation of the Winnipeg Fringe Festival, and his exceptional efforts in the creative renewal of two important Winnipeg organizations.

    Nominated by Dave Barber

Arts Champion

  • McNally Robinson Booksellers

    McNally Robinson Booksellers, promoter of the arts in Manitoba for over 30 years, has invested in initiatives of enormous benefit to our cultural community. This Winnipeg institution is an Arts Champion.

    Nominated by Agassiz Chamber Music Festival