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Nominations for the fourth annual ArtsATL Luminary Awards are now being accepted.

The Luminary Awards celebrate the social impact, diversity, innovation, leadership and generosity of Atlanta’s creative community.

The five awards are:

Arts Education — An arts educator or education program that creates real impact on students and communities.

Outstanding Leadership — An organization or individual whose lasting guidance has cultivated and maintained the arts community in Atlanta.

Philanthropic Legacy — Celebrating a lifetime of giving support to the arts in Atlanta.

Community Engagement — An organization or individual that has created social change through the arts.

Arts Innovation — The use of technology to reimagine the creation or distribution of art.

The deadline for nominations is March 6, and they can be submitted through email to: You can include a brief paragraph that describes why your nominee is deserving of recognition.

All nominees will be considered by the ArtsATL Artist Advisory Council, and the council will determine the recipients. Winners will be announced at our Luminary Awards ceremony in the spring; the time and place will be announced soon.

The achievements of the 2020 Luminary Award winners will be showcased at the ceremony, and profiles of the honorees will be published on ArtsATL after the event.

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