The 16th annual Carter Wosk Award in Applied Art + Design program honours excellence in functional art and design with a practical application. The program celebrates British Columbians whose work directly contributes to the cultural and economic fabric of the province – enhancing day-to-day life for individuals and enriching society as a whole.
Are you an artist or designer whose work has a practical or functional application including furniture, industrial design, textiles, jewellery, ceramics and more?
Submit a nomination for the 2020 program and help elevate the creativity and innovation of BC artists and designers. Nominate Now!
“The award is an acknowledgement that feels really good, that people have noticed what I’ve been up to all my life and it’s really interesting and wonderful that there’s a foundation like this that actually recognizes an area of creativity that’s often overlooked.”
GORDON HUTCHENS, AWARDEE, 2019 CARTER WOSK AWARD IN APPLIED ART + DESIGN, AWARD OF DISTINCTION
Presented by BC Achievement, the Carter Wosk Award is supported by the generosity of the Yosef Wosk Family Foundation