Showcasing the Arts
2023 Governor's Awards in the Arts award

The 2023 Governor's Awards in the Arts are made by Jefferson County artist Sebastian Duverge.

2023 Governor's Awards in the Arts: Recipients

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 2023 Governor’s Awards in the Arts recipients.

Please join us, 11 a.m. Eastern, Oct. 13 at the Lyric Theatre & Cultural Arts Center, 300 E. Third St. in Lexington, for the awards ceremony honoring our nine recipients.

The 2023 recipients of the commonwealth's most distinguished awards in the arts are: