Arty Awards held October 19 at the Jayhawk Theatre
Congratulations to the 2019 Arty Award Finalists! Awards will be held October 19 from 7-11 PM at the Jayhawk Theatre.
The artists and patrons listed below have been hard at work across our community using their artistic skills to strengthen Topeka and help make this the place that we are all proud to call home. We are excited for the opportunity to shine a light on their great work. Be an early bird and buy your tickets today. They are just $25 until Sept. 19!
Join ArtsConnect in honoring the best and the brightest of the arts and raising critical funds for the arts in Topeka. Honoring finalists in 4 categories - community arts, visual arts, performing arts, and literary arts alongside the 2019 Arts Patron and People's Choice Award - this is an event you don't want to miss.
2019 Liz Stratton Arts Patron Award
2019 Legacy Award
The Rocha Family Artists: Joey Rocha, Sr., Pat Rocha, Sr., Luke Rocha & Patrick Rocha, Jr.
Community Arts Award Finalists
Creations of Hope | Leaping Llamas Artisan Shop | Kaw River Rustics
Literary Arts Award Finalists
Kiora Brooks | Darren Canady | Speak Easy Open Mic
Performing Arts Award Finalists
Poetry for Personal Power | Dane Shobe | Suki Williison
Glenda Taylor Visual Arts Award Finalists
aMUSEd Gallery | Keith Horinek | Rosemary Menninger
It’s going to be one heck of a party - and an important fundraiser to support the work of ArtsConnect. Whether we are coordinating First Friday Artwalk, painting murals or strategizing the best ways to support and sustain the arts in Topeka, we can’t do it alone. Buy a ticket and come see what the buzz is all about. Buy your tickets before September 19th and you get a killer deal with our early bird ticket pricing.