Nominations open for Farmington area arts awards

Nominations are open through December 31 for two awards presented in April by the Farmington Area Arts Commission and the City of Farmington Hills Cultural Arts Division.

Nancy Coumoundouros Distinguished Service to the Arts
John Martin, pictured left with Farmington resident Dwayne Hayes, is the 2018 Artist-in-Residence.

The Artist-in-Residence must currently reside in Farmington or Farmington Hills. The awardee will receive a plaque at a reception in their honor, held as part of the Artist Awards Ceremony on Friday, April 12, 2019 at the Costick Center’s Festival of the Arts.

Maria Taylor David Delind Johnna Balk Farmington City Council

The Nancy Coumoundouros Distinguished Service to the Arts Award recognizes outstanding service to the community in the arts. Groups, organizations, businesses or individuals receive this award for support, promotion, management or teaching of the arts and will also be honored with a plaque at the Artist Awards Ceremony.

To nominate a person or group for the awards, visit For more information, contact the Cultural Arts Division at 248-473-1859.

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