The York Culture Awards 2017 was held at the York Minster on Thursday 23 November 2017.

We are pleased to provide photographs of the evening below.

Getting ready to begin.

 

A welcome from York Minster

 

The crowd is ready!

 

Welcome from Jane Lady Gibson (Chair, Make It York)

 

Welcome from our MC, Kay Crewdson (Host, BBC Radio York)

 

Interview with our Patron, Andrew Martin

 

Interview with Kit Monkman (Director, Macbeth)

 

Performance by Accesible Art & Media's IMPs Project

 

Excellence in Cultural Equality & Diversity Winners - Show Me That I Matter

 

Best Visual Artist Winner - Emily Sutton (represented by Betty's)

 

Best Cultural Partnership Winners - York St John University & illuminating York

 

Excellence in Media Arts Winners - VikingVR by DC Labs & York Museums Trust

 

Best Production Winners - The Great Gatsby

 

Rising Star Winner - Herve Ishimwe Ntwali

 

Performance by York Youth Dance

 

Best Performing Artist Winner - Katie Greenbrown

 

Best Community Project or Event Winner - York River Art Market

 

Excellence in Cultural Education Winners - Park Grove Primary Academy

 

Tribute to Helen Cadbury by Rose Kent and Carole Bromley

 

Excellence in Writing Winner - Anneliese Emmans Dean with "Flying High!"

 

Best Cultural Event or Festival Winners - York Festival of Ideas

 

Performance by Communitas Choir

 

Cultural Champion Winner - Joe Coates (Please Please You Promotions)

 

The 2017 York Culture Awards Winners

 

Performance by the Ebor Singers