If you haven’t gotten your tickets for the 2015 Mayor’s Awards in Arts and History, there’s still time. The official ceremony is at 5:30 p.m. Sept. 10 at the Boise Depot, 2603 W. Eastover Terrace, Boise.
Mayor Dave Bieter will hand out the biennial awards to individuals and organizations that help make Boise culturally vibrant, with the help of the Department of Arts and History.
HERE ARE THE 2015 RECIPIENTS
Emerging Organization: Ming Studios, international artist residency and a visual and performing arts venue.
Excellence in Art Education: Composer and retired Boise Schools music teacher Marguerite Lawrence.
Excellence in the Field of History: Boise State University professor of Latin American history Errol Jones.
Support of the Arts: Fine art collectors Driek and Michael Zirinsky.
Business Support of Culture: The Modern Hotel & Bar, 1314 W. Grove St.,
Lifetime Achievement: Artist John Collias.