The 2015 award is a wooden rooster created by
Minnie Adkins.

Continuing the tradition of recognizing Kentuckians, businesses and arts organizations for outstanding contribution, achievement in and support of the arts, the Kentucky Arts Council is proud to recognize the 2015 Governor’s Awards in the Arts recipients.

A public ceremony recognizing the 2015 Governor's Awards in the Arts recipients will be held October 22, at the Capitol Rotunda in Frankfort.

The 2015 recipients of the Commonwealth's most distinguished awards in the arts are:

Milner Award
Al Smith

Lexington


Artist Award
Linda Pigman Fifield

McKee


Business Award
Big Ass Solutions

Lexington


Community Arts Award
Creative Diversity Studio

Louisville


Education Award
Nathan Link

Danville


Folk Heritage Award
Willie Rascoe

Hopkinsville


Government Award
Paducah Convention &
Visitors Bureau

Paducah


Media Award
Dave Shuffett

Nicholasville


National Award
Sam Bush

Bowling Green

 

Kentucky Arts Council