2019 Starfish Student Art Awards
presented by Starfish Properties
Wed, Apr 24 at 7pm
The 2019 Starfish Student Art Awards celebrate NSCAD’s exceptional student artists. The tenth annual edition will be presented Wednesday, April 24, 2019, 7 to 9 pm at NSCAD’s Port Campus, 1107 Marginal Road, Halifax.
This is an event of drama, glamour and celebration, incorporating an art exhibition, awards ceremony and art sale of student works. Join us for hors d’oeuvres and beverages while perusing the artworks of 10 student finalists, one of whom will be named the 2019 Starfish Student Art Award prize winner.
Thank you to the creative businesses supporting the 2019 Starfish Student Art Awards:
Presenting Sponsor: Starfish Properties
Gold Sponsors: Engel & Völkers, Lydon Lynch Architects Ltd., TD Insurance
Silver Sponsors: BMO Nesbitt Burns, Citadel Oral & Facial Surgery, CKG Elevator Ltd., Freehold Commercial Realty, Garrison Brewing Co., Halifax Seaport, McInnes Cooper, Southeast Drywall
Supporting Sponsors: Patterson Law, Rhyno's, Spectacle Communications Group
About the award
Established by property developer and art collector Louis Reznick and NSCAD University to recognize and promote exceptional students, the award celebrates top talent across 10 visual arts disciplines at the university.
The winning artist receives a $5,000 purchase prize, with the artwork added to a special section of the permanent President’s Collection at NSCAD University known as “The Reznick Family Art Bank.” Nine finalists receive $1,000 each. This premier award provides young artists with vital visibility as they embark on their careers.