The Toronto Arts and Business Award

Celebrating the important contributions that Toronto businesses make to the arts

A photo of the recipients of the 2018 Arts and Business Award


About: The Toronto Arts Foundation Toronto Arts and Business Award celebrates businesses that make important contributions to the arts in Toronto through innovative and transformative partnerships. Established in 2006, this award is presented in partnership with Toronto Arts Foundation, Business/Arts and The Toronto Star. There is no cash prize associated with this award. The Toronto Arts and Business Award is part of our Signature Awards, presented every year at the Mayor's Arts Lunch.

How to Apply: External nominations are not accepted for the Toronto Arts and Business Award. Recipients are chosen by an award committee.

Selection Procedure: An award committee composed of up to 6 recognized business and arts professionals is responsible for nominating the candidates and selecting the award winners. Toronto Arts Foundation is not seeking unsolicited nominations for this award.

 Contact Info: For questions, please contact Susan Wright, Deputy Director, by email at susan[at]torontoarts[dot]org or by phone at 416-392-6802 X 211

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Toronto Arts and Business Award Recipients