2018 Mayors Artists Awards

Presented by the Salt Lake City Mayor’s Office and the Salt Lake City Arts Council

The Awards

The Mayor’s Office honors the contributions individuals and organizations make to the cultural life of the Salt Lake City community. Cash awards of $500 will be presented to individuals or organizations at the 42nd annual Utah Arts Festival in June. Nominees should be residents of Salt Lake City, work in Salt Lake City, or demonstrate their contribution to the arts in Salt Lake City.

Nomination & Selection Process

Nominees for the Mayor’s Artists Awards will be juried by a panel including representatives from the Office of the Mayor, the Salt Lake City Arts Council, the Utah Arts Festival and past recipients of the Awards. Final selections will be approved by the Mayor’s Office.

Nominations will be considered for the following areas:

  • Visual Arts  
  • Performing Arts
  • Literary Arts
  • Electronic Arts
  • Arts Education
  • Service to the Arts – Individual and/or Organization

Submitting Nominations


Contact Information

For additional information or questions, please contact Kandace Steadman at 801.596.5000 or kandace.steadman@slcgov.com