Recipients

2017 Recipient

Victor Tolgesy Arts Award

Sylvie Desrosiers 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Past Recipients:

  • 2016: David Currie
  • 2015: Janet Irwin
  • 2014: Victoria Henry
  • 2013: There is no award for 2013 since up to that point the award had been attributed to the previous year. Starting in 2014, the award is attributed to the current year.
  • 2012: Elaina Martin
  • 2011: Jerry Grey
  • 2010: Mela Constantinidi
  • 2009: Christine Tremblay
  • 2008: Paulette Gagnon
  • 2007: Tom Henighan
  • 2006: Penny McCann, Director of SAW Video Association
  • 2005: Jennifer Cayley, founder and former Director of MASC
  • 2004: Susan Annis, arts patron and leadership volunteer
  • 2003: Robert Hyndman, visual artist and teacher
  • 2002: Eleanor Crowder, founder of Salamander Theatre for Young Audiences
  • 2001: Jennifer Dickson, visual artist and arts advocate
    2000: Julian Armour, founder of the Ottawa Chamber Music Festival
  • 1999: Harvey Glatt, volunteer, donor and supporter
  • 1998: Claire Faubert, actress, artistic director, teacher and volunteer; and Diane Holmes, arts leader, volunteer and advocate
  • 1997: Peter Boneham, choreographer and artistic director of Le Groupe Dance Lab
  • 1996: Ian Tamblyn, musician and composer
  • 1995: Anthony Bogert, arts supporter and opera volunteer
  • 1994: Barbara Clark, choral director and arts education advocate
  • 1993: Arthur Milner, playwright and artistic director of Great Canadian Theatre Company
  • 1992: No Award Presented
  • 1991: No Award Presented
  • 1990: No Award Presented
  • 1989: No Award Presented
  • 1988: Pat Durr, visual artist and champion of arts policy and development
  • 1987: Trudi LeCaine, arts supporter, volunteer and advocate; and John Robertson, gallery owner and supporter of the visual arts community