2022

The deadline for the 2022 Eldon +Anne Foote Visual Arts Prize is Friday March 11, 2022 at 4pm. Download the application here.

2021

The Eldon + Anne Foote Edmonton Visual Arts Prize was established with the generous support of the Eldon + Anne Foote Fund at Edmonton Community Foundation and in partnership with the Edmonton Arts Council and CARFAC Alberta. This Visual Arts Prize celebrates the brilliance of Visual Artists in Edmonton.

CARFAC Alberta would like to congratulate Preston Pavlis as the tenth winner of the Eldon + Anne Foote Edmonton Visual Arts Prize along with shortlisted artists Sharon Rose Kootenay and Jason Symington, and Emmanuel Osahor. This year, the judges awarded $6000 to the winner and $3000 to each of the shortlisted artists.

Read about the 2021 winner and the shortlisted artists:

Preston Pavlis (nominated by Mitchell Art Gallery)
Read more about Preston Pavlis’ nominated piece here
Read more about who Preston Pavlis is here

Sharon Rose Kootenay and Jason Symington
(nominated by Susan Winters, The Works Art & Design Festival)
Read more about Sharon Rose Kootenay and Jason Symington’s nominated piece here
Read more about who Sharon Rose Kootenay and Jason Symington are here and here

Emmanuel Osahor (nominated by Tyler Sherard and Ellen Cunningham, McMullen Gallery)
Read more about Emmanuel Osahor’s nominated piece here
Read more about who Emmanuel Osahor is here

 

2020

Lauren Crazybull won The 2020 Eldon + Anne Foote Edmonton Visual Arts Prize on Thursday June 11. Marilene Oliver and Kyle Terrence received awards as the 2020 short listed artists.

Read more about the 2020 Foote Prize winners…

Lauren Crazybull (nominated by Tyler Sherard McMullen Gallery)
Read more about Lauren Crazybull’s nominated piece here
Read more about who Lauren Crazybull is here

Marilene Oliver (nominated by Joe Clare)
Read more about Marilene Oliver’s nominated piece here
Read more about who Marilene Oliver is here

Kyle Terrence (nominated by Adam Waldron-Blain, Latitude 53)
Read more about Kyle Terrence’s nominated piece here
Read more about who Kyle Terrence is here

 

 


2019

May 16th, 2019: At a ceremony held at the Scott Gallery in Edmonton, the $10,000 Eldon + Anne Foote Edmonton Visual Arts Prize was awarded to aAron Munson, for his work IsachsenIsachsen was shown at dc3 art projects last year. Read more about aAron Munson’s nominated piece here  and here. Read more about who aAron Munson is here. The two other winners were shortlisted artists: Clay Ellis (nominated by Peter Robertson Gallery) and Brenda Malkinson (nominated by the Alberta Craft Council) who each received $1000.00.0


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The Eldon + Anne Foote Edmonton Visual Arts Prize was established with the generous support of the Eldon + Anne Foote Fund at Edmonton Community Foundation and in partnership with the Edmonton Arts Council and Visual Arts Alberta Association. This Visual Arts Prize celebrates the brilliance of Visual Artists in Edmonton.