51st Annual Art Awards

Date and Time:

Thursday, November 4, 2021
5:30pm - Reception begins


Wichita Art Museum
1400 W Museum Blvd
Wichita, KS 67203


$75 per person for the Art Awards, which includes the cash bar reception, dinner, and a seat for the awards presentation
$450 for a table of 6 (please purchase 6 tickets on the same order, so we know to reserve a table for you)

All tickets must be purchased by November 4 at 3:00pm. There will be no ticket sales at the door. 

Twelve Wichita area individuals, cultural organizations and businesses will be recognized for their work to further the growth and development of arts in the Wichita area during the 51st Annual Art Awards dinner, held by the Arts Council.

51st Annual Award Recipients

Outstanding Achievement in Art – Individual Award

Chris Brunner

Outstanding Achievement in Art – Youth Award

Mara Howes

Outstanding Arts Organization Award

Music Theatre for Young People

Gordon W Evans Art Leadership Award

Eric Engstrom

Burton Pell Achievement in Music Award

Catherine Consiglio

Arts Advocate Appreciation Award – Individual

Sarah Kephart

Arts Advocate Appreciation Award – Group or Business

Hartke Presents

Special Project Recognition Award – Group

Ulrich Museum
Ulrich + Artist + Community Billboard Project

Special Project Recognition Award – Individual

Emily Christensen

Special Recognition Award

Richard D. Smith

Arts Educator Recognition Award

Babs Mellor

Chris Cherches Award

9th Street - I135 to Hillside Project
Ellamonique Baccus, Artist
Baughman Company PA, Design Firm
Cornejo & Sons LLC, General Contractor

For more information visit WichitaArts.com.