Community Arts Awards
2015 Nominations now closed.
The Community Arts Awards is the Arts Council’s annual event in honor of outstanding individual and organizational contributions to our cultural community.
Last year’s honorees were selected for their artistic excellence, inspired vision, unique achievements, perseverance, and continuous commitment to the arts and to their local communities. They are:
Young Men Olympian Junior Benevolent Association (Lifetime Achievement Award)
Zion Harmonizers (Lifetime Achievement Award)
A Studio in the Woods
Hogan Jazz Archive at Tulane
Big Chief Howard Miller
The 2014 Community Arts Awards was sponsored by First NBC Bank, a community bank with 32 locations throughout the Greater New Orleans area. The bank is noted for assisting small businesses to reopen and for supporting family housing needs among other community concerns.
2014 Community Arts Awards Committee
Susan & Ralph Brennan: Honorary Chairs
Ivy & Shawn Barney: Chairs
Mark Romig: Master of Ceremonies
Meaghan & Joe Bonavita
The Honorable Latoya W. Cantrell
Lolis Eric Elie
Teresa Parker Farris
Ashley & Pablo Gonzalez
Donald Harrison, Jr.
Crystal D. McDonald
Carol & Tom Reese
Pamela Reynolds Ryan
Amanda Mantle Winstead