Ontario is celebrating the twelve finalists for the 2014 Premier's Awards for Excellence in the Arts. The award recognizes extraordinary achievements of the province's artists and arts organizations. The 2014 laureates will be announced at an awards ceremony at Roy Thomson Hall on Sept. 16 in Toronto.
This year's finalists are:
IAIN BAXTER&, Windsor, Visual Arts
Joël Beddows, Ottawa, Theatre
Christi Belcourt, Espanola, Visual Arts
Jane Bunnett, Toronto, Music
Keith Campbell, North Bay, Visual Arts
Lee Maracle, Toronto, Literature