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2018 Arts Awards Nominees & Winners

On September 29, 2018, Spokane Arts celebrated the arts community in Spokane by honoring nominees with awards in Leadership, Inclusion, Imagination, and Collaboration. The event was hosted by the Montvale Event Center. View our nominees and winners for the awards below.


Nicholas Sironka
Courtney Smith
Carly Haney
Daniel Lopez (2018 Award Winner)
Spartan Theatre at SFCC
Frankie Benka


Helen Parsons
Carl Richardson
Rebecca Chadwell
Anne Claire Mitchell (2018 Award Winner)


Get Lit! Programs (2018 Award Winner)
Art Seed Spokane
Suzann Girtz
One Heart Native Film Festival


Downtown Spokane Public Library (2018 Award Winner)
Kit Jagoda
Denny Carman
Dean Cameron
Ashley DeMoville

2018 Karen Mobley Arts Impact Award Winner

Ben Stuckart

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