Emerging Creative Award



The Emerging Creative Award highlights a breakthrough creative leader who is starting to blossom as an impactful and innovative contributor to the Connecticut arts scene. 

If you know a special someone who fits this description, please take a moment to nominate this individual. Self-nominations will be accepted. 

Click HERE for the nomination form.


  • Exhibits commitment and promise in being a leader in the arts community
  • Is a creative engine behind new projects and initiatives
  • Has a vision for creative life in Connecticut


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Awards Ceremony

The Emerging Creative Award(s) will be presented on Wednesday, January 24, 2024 at 6:00 PM at Infinity Hall in Hartford, Connecticut.  The event is free and open to all.