Showcasing the Arts
2020 Governor's Awards in the Arts award

The 2020 Governor's Awards in the Arts are made by Hopkinsville artist Willie Rascoe from reclaimed cherry wood.


2020 Governor's Awards in the Arts:



Continuing the tradition of recognizing Kentuckians, businesses and arts organizations for outstanding contribution to, achievement in and support of the arts, the Kentucky Arts Council is proud to announce the 2020 Governor’s Awards in the Arts recipients.

The 2020 recipients of the Commonwealth's most distinguished awards in the arts are:


Milner Award

Michael Johnathon

Fayette County

Artist Award

Silas House

Madison County

Business Award


Warren County

Community Arts Award

Artists Collaborative Theatre

Pike County

Education Award

Paducah Symphony Orchestra

McCracken County

Folk Heritage Award

Shelly Zegart

Jefferson County

Government Award

City of Somerset

Pulaski County

Media Award

Al Día en América

Jefferson County

National Award

Tom T. Hall

Carter County native


Page last updated: November 10, 2020
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