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We are currently offering the following sponsorship opportunities:
Presenting Sponsor
Name Sponsors for all awards
Table Sponsors

If you are interested in supporting this important event, please contact Sarah at sarah@artsconnecttopeka.org or 785-380-7890. Thank you for your support of the arts in Topeka.


Did you miss the 2018 Arty Awards? You can check out what you missed by clicking the links below.

2018 FINALIST BIOS

2018 PARTY PICS

CJOnline Gallery

KSNT Spotted Gallery


Nominations are now open for the 2019 Arty Awards! Please take a minute to nominate the best and the brightest of the arts in Topeka using the forms below. Nominations are accepted in the following categories until August 15th, 2019.

CLICK HERE TO SUBMIT YOUR ARTY AWARD NOMINATION

CLICK HERE TO VOTE FOR THE PEOPLE’S CHOICE AWARD

Ticket sales and more event information will be available soon!

2018 LIZ STRATTON ARTS PATRON AWARD
This award goes to an individual or business that has demonstrated an unfailing commitment to strengthening the arts for all Topekans.
COMMUNITY ARTS AWARD
This award goes to an group or individual within the city that works to increase access to and availability of quality arts education and cultural experiences arts in our community.
GLENDA TAYLOR VISUAL ARTS AWARD
This award goes to an individual artist or group of artists who have exhibited a commitment to our community through their creation of visual artwork.
PERFORMING ARTS AWARD
This award goes to a performing artist, company or group that has exhibited a commitment to increasing the quality of performance, audience engagement and pushes new boundaries.
LITERARY ARTS AWARD
This award goes to a writer or group of writers who have made a commitment through their work to fostering the literary arts and/or using the literary arts to empower social change.
PEOPLE’S CHOICE AWARD
This award goes to the First Friday Artwalk member business who receives the most votes online! (Businesses are eligible to win this award once every three years.)

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