Gov. Gary R. Herbert and Utah Arts & Museums have announced the recipients of the 2017 Governor’s Leadership in the Arts Awards.
“These outstanding honorees have enriched the lives of Utahns through their leadership, dedication, and support of the arts,” Herbert said. Continue reading
2016 Conference Resources
Photos from MWAC 2016
Session Presentations & Handouts
Borrowed Voices, Imagined Places: Building Community Through Poetry
Presenter: Lance Larsen
Materials: Powerpoint (with images from Bill Owen) | Dramatic Dialogue Handout
Social Media in 2016: Strategy and Best Practices
Presenters: Sara M.K. Neal and Ginamarie Marsala
Materials: Presentation | Handout
Diversity and Inclusion in the Arts: Perspectives and Practice
Presenters: Chrissy Deal, Mario Duran, Alex Moya, Cat Palmer, Spencer Terry
Good Culture Makes Good Neighbors: Using Cultural and Heritage Tourism to Create Successful Partnerships
Presenters: Nan Groves Anderson, Justina Parsons-Bernstein, Joan Hammer, Brad Westwood
Materials: Presentations | List of County Travel Councils
Local Arts Agency Summit: Creative Placemaking
Presenters: Lesly Allen, Sharen Hauri, Jake McIntire, Diane Stern
Materials: Lesly & Sharen’s Presentation |
Thank you to our 2016 conference sponsors:
We gratefully acknowledge the support of our conference sponsors in helping us to provide scholarships to the Mountain West Arts Conference.
The Governor’s Leadership in the Arts Awards
The Governor’s Leadership in the Arts Awards are presented annually in conjunction with the Mountain West Arts Conference. The awards recognize those qualities that advance the arts for the people and communities in our state and are Utah’s highest honor in the arts.
The 2016 Governors Leadership in the Arts Awards recipients were recognized during the MWAC. Click on the award recipient to view their video.