The ArtsATL Luminary Awards is our commemoration of the passionate, creative and innovative spirit of Atlanta’s arts community.
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2018 Luminary Award Recipients
The Amaranth Award for Philanthropic Legacy
Robert G. Edge
The Catalyst Award for Social Discourse
The artists and community members whose efforts successfully halted mural regulations in the City of Atlanta. The group includes artists Fabian Williams, Yoyo Ferro and Peter Ferrari, as well as local activist Grant Henry and lawyers Gerry Weber and Zach Greenmyre.
The Kindle Award for Artistic Innovation
The Halcyon Award for Outstanding Leadership
Sue Schroeder, CORE Dance
The Beacon Award for Community Engagement
Out on Film
Joan P. Garner Outstanding Service to the Arts Award
Presented in partnership with Fulton County Arts and Culture.
Susan and David Aspinwall
Mary Frances Callis
Ann and Jeff Cramer
Luminary Awards Selection Panel
Our distinguished panel of jurors will select the awards winners from the pool of submitted nominations.
Luminary Awards Chair
Kennesaw State University Department of Dance
Georgia State University
Georgia State University’s Rialto Center for the Arts
Center for Civic Innovation
Ann Carol Pence
Atlanta Music Project
Good Enough Gallery
Georgia Institute of Technology
Zuckerman Museum of Art
Georgia Council for the Arts
Atlanta Regional Commission
Woodruff Arts Center
Hudgens Center for the Arts