Craft Awards

CRAFT AWARDS 2021

CRAFT ONTARIO IS PLEASED TO CONGRATULATE THE 2021 CRAFT AWARDS RECIPIENTS!

CRAFT AWARDS celebrate and recognize excellence, and since 1981 the program has supported over 500 emerging to established craft professionals in all disciplines. We invite you to take a closer look at the outstanding work of the 2021 Craft Awards recipients below, as well as find out more about their perspectives and processes. 

We couldn’t make the Craft Awards program possible without the support of so many generous donors and contributors, and we extend our deepest thanks to the following organizations and people: The Copeland, Gregor, Mather, McPherson, Shanks, Walker, and Yung families, as well as FUSION: Ontario Clay and Glass, Noble Crafthouse, The Pottery Supply House, Tuckers Pottery Supplies Ltd., and Lacy West Supplies Ltd.

Special thanks to this year's jurors: Anahita Azrahimi, Clayton Haigh, Christina Pupo, Julie Moon, and Nithikul Nimkulrat.

Eiko Emori Eiko Maeda Emily Iseman 
Fuzzy Mall Karla Rivera Kathy Kranias
Lindsay MacDonald Rachael Speirs Sami Tsang
     

Who We Are

Formerly the Ontario Crafts Council, Craft Ontario is a not-for-profit service organization that works to have craft recognized as a valuable part of life. We promote and celebrate professional craft through providing member opportunities, and advocate for craft practice by educating and empowering diverse audiences.