Toronto Arts Foundation Awards

The Signature Awards celebrate artistic excellence and recognize the contributions of artists and arts supporters, across disciplines, to creative city-building in Toronto.

Toronto Arts Foundation Signature Awards are presented annually at an awards ceremony: The Mayor's Arts Lunch. For more information on the 2018 Mayor's Arts Lunch, please contact Leslie Francombe, Development Manager at The Lunch is an invitation-only event, with a guest list that rotates yearly.

For questions about eligibility for the Signature Awards, please contact Rupal Shah, Strategic Programs Officer, Toronto Arts Council at or at 416-392-6802 x209



2017 Toronto Arts Foundation Awards Recipients

Meet the 2017 Signature Awards Finalists

2017 Signature Awards

2016 Recipients

2016 Mayor's Arts Lunch