Past Grant Recipients

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2020 Emerging Artist Grant Recipients

Community Arts
David Bergeron – musician

Literary Arts
Samantha Badaoa – City of Windsor’s Inaugural Youth Poet Laureate

Performing Arts
Alexander Steele Zonjic – director, playwright

2020 Lois Smedick Emerging Artist in Visual Arts Grant
Kristina Bradt – visual artist

2020 Arts Infrastructure Grant Recipients

Community Arts
Arts Can Teach – arts-related business

Literary Arts
Nick Hildenbrand & Iovan Stefanov – poets

Performing Arts
Windsor Feminist Theatre – non-profit theatre company

Visual Arts
Windsor Jewish Federation and Community Centre

2020 Elizabeth Havelock Grant in the Arts Recipient
Dr. Nicholas Papador – percussionist, composer

2020 Morris and Beverly Baker Foundation Youth Grant in the Arts Recipient
Miriam Elsawi – violist

2020 Eric Jackman Youth Grant in the Arts Recipient
N/A

2018 Emerging Artist Grant Recipients

Community Arts
Sierra Parr – writer, director and filmmaker

Literary Arts
Kate Hargreaves – poet, author and book designer

Performing Arts
Michael J. Krym – writer, actor, general theatre artist

2018 Lois Smedick Emerging Artist Grant in Visual Arts Recipient
Svjetlana Oppen – filmmaker, cinematographer

2018 Arts Infrastructure Grant Recipients

Community Arts
Vanguard Youth Arts Collective – not-for-profit arts organization

Literary Arts
The Windsor Poetry Slam – not-for-profit arts organization

Performing Arts
Music Moves Kids Choir – youth choir

Visual Arts
Paul Murray – visual artist

2018 Elizabeth Havelock Grant in the Arts Recipient
Erin Armstrong – opera singer and music teacher

2018 Morris and Beverly Baker Foundation Youth Grant in the Arts Recipient
Alexandria Masse – visual artist

2018 Eric Jackman Youth Grant in the Arts Recipient
Corinne Garrett – visual artist

2016 Emerging Artist Grant Recipients

Community Arts
Chris Rabideau – director of Arts Collective Theatre

Literary Arts
Grant Munroe – writer

Performing Arts
Eric Branget – actor, member of Spark Plug Players

Visual Arts
Asil Moussa – writer and filmmaker

2016 Arts Infrastructure Grant Recipients

Community Arts
Danah Beaulieu – visual artist and owner of Art InDeed: Wellness Through Creativity

Literary Arts
Terrance “Teajai” Travis – spoken word poet, community organizer

Performing Arts
Gina Lori Riley Dance Enterprises – not-for-profit arts organization

Visual Arts
Windsor International Film Festival

2016 Elizabeth Havelock Grant in the Arts Recipient
Acclarion –  accordion and clarinet duo

2014 Emerging Artist Grant Recipients

Community Arts
Alana Bartol – cultural animator and community innovator

Literary Arts
Tara Murphy – author

Performing Arts
Amelia Daigle – opera singer

Visual Arts
Kim Nelson – filmmaker

2014 Arts Infrastructure Grant Recipients

Community Arts
The Diplomats Drum and Bugle Corps – youth marching band

Literary Arts
Lisa Pike – poet

Performing Arts
Little Tomato Children’s Theatre – youth theatre group in Leamington

Visual Arts
Patricia Fell – artistic director of the Windsor Feminist Theatre

2014 Elizabeth Havelock Grant in the Arts Recipient
Leslie McCurdy – performing artist

2012 Emerging Artist Grant Recipients

Community Arts
Broken City Lab Artist Collective

Literary Arts
Kate Hargreaves – author, poet, editor, book designer

Performing Arts
Crissi Cochrane – singer, songwriter

Visual Arts
Amy Friend – visual artist, photographer

2012 Arts Infrastructure Grant Recipients

Community Arts
Nancy Johns Gallery & Framing – art gallery in Windsor

Literary Arts
No recipient

Performing Arts
Chris Rabideau – actor, director, community educator

Visual Arts
Media City Film Festival – international film festival presented by the House of Toast Film & Video Collective since 1994

2012 Elizabeth Havelock Grant in the Arts Recipient
Shirley Williams, – visual artist

2010 Emerging Artist Grant Recipients

Community Arts
Rory O’Connor – designer

Literary Arts
Vanessa Shields – author, poet
Robert Earl Stewart – author

Performing Arts
Christopher Lawrence-Menard – writer, actor, director, producer

Visual Arts
Victor Romao – visual artist, educator

2010 Arts Infrastructure Grant Recipients

Community Arts
The Armouries Redevelopment Committee – community group

Literary Arts
Literary Arts Windsor (LAW) – not-for-profit arts organization

Performing Arts
Breathe Art Theatre Project – not-for-profit arts organization

Visual Arts
The Artists of Colour – not-for-profit arts organization

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