Nominations are now being taken for the annual Governor's Arts Awards. Rita Basom, Manager of Wyoming Arts Council:
The award will be presented Friday, February 11th in Cheyenne:
She says the Governor's Arts Awards began in 1982, as a way to honor and recognize “excellence in the arts and outstanding service to the arts in Wyoming.”
Local past recipients of the award include Don King, Sophie Pelissier, Don Butler, Tandem Productions and Razmick Sarkissian from Sheridan, Neltje from Banner; Elizabeth Guheen and the Ucross Foundation Residency Program in Clearmont, and Michael Thomas in Buffalo.
For more information about making nominations, call (307)777-7742.