Please find below our list of past winners:

 

York Culture Awards 2017

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

BEST COMMUNITY PROJECT OR EVENT
(sponsored by York St John University)

York River Art Market

 

EXCELLENCE IN CULTURAL EDUCATION
(sponsored by Yorkshire Ventures)

Park Grove Primary Academy

 

EXCELLENCE IN CULTURAL EQUALITY AND DIVERSITY
(sponsored by Joseph Rowntree Foundation)

Show Me That I Matter by City of York Council

 

BEST CULTURAL EVENT OR FESTIVAL
(sponsored by First Group)

York Festival of Ideas

Highly Commended: York Early Music Festival
 
BEST CULTURAL PARTNERSHIP
(sponsored by Viridian FX)

York St John University & illuminating York

 

EXCELLENCE IN MEDIA ARTS
(sponsored by University of York)

VikingVR by DC Labs & York Museums Trust

Highly Commended: ColliderCase by Bright White
 
BEST PERFORMING ARTIST
(sponsored by The Rise, Restaurant, Terrace & Bar)

Katie Greenbrown

Highly Commended: Joshua Burnell

 

BEST PRODUCTION
(sponsored by Hungate York Regeneration)

The Great Gatsby by Alex Wright

 

BEST VISUAL ARTIST
(sponsored by Lotte Inch Gallery)

Winner: Emily Sutton

 

EXCELLENCE IN WRITING
(sponsored by Red Publications)

Flying High! By Anneliese Emmans Dean

 

RISING STAR
(sponsored by Redrow)

Herve Ishimwe Ntwali

 

CULTURAL CHAMPION
(Sponsored by Make It York)

Joe Coates


 

York Culture Awards 2016

The ceremony for the York Culture Awards 2016 was held at the Central Methodist Church on Thursday 1 December 2016.

 

CULTURAL PARTNERSHIP
(Sponsored by Yorkshire Ventures (Real Estate) Ltd)

Vespertine York

 

COMMUNITY PROJECT OR EVENT
(Sponsored by Native Architects)

Text, Technology, Disability and Art Project – by New Visuality

Highly Commended: York Museums Trust

 

CULTURAL EDUCATION
(Sponsored by Ice Cubed Capital Ltd)

Fulford School

 

CULTURAL EQUALITY AND DIVERSITY
(Sponsored by Joseph Rowntree Foundation)

IMPs Project - by Accessible Arts & Media

Highly Commended: Sue Lister
 
CULTURAL EVENT OR FESTIVAL
(Sponsored by Leeds Bradford Airport & British Airways)

TakeOver Festival

 
FILM
(Sponsored by the University of York)

We Are Only Human by Catherine Mason

 
PERFORMING ARTIST
(Sponsored by Explore York Libraries and Archives)

Mad Alice

 
PRODUCTION
(Sponsored by First York)

York Minster Mystery Plays

 
VISUAL ARTIST
(Sponsored by Rushbond plc)

York Panorama by Emily Harvey

 
WRITER
(Sponsored by York St John University)

The Stonegate Devil by Carole Bromley

 
CULTURAL CHAMPION
(Sponsored by Benenden)

Rose Kent, Accessible Arts & Media