Art in Business
Sponserd by Live Edge Design
Recognizes an individual or organization with an evolving business in the visual, performing or digital arts. This acknowledges their business practices, not artistic merits. Successful nominees will demonstrate innovative business practices, influence and leadership in the arts, and community commitment.
Longevity John Falkner
Duncan Cowichan Festival Society
"Longevity John has been the inspiration to bring 39 Days of July to Duncan. He has worked tirelessly, even during the pandemic, to create a welcoming community event for all! Under his creative direction, the Duncan Cowichan Festival Society continues to get bigger and better every year."
"Rose from Little Bird on Station St. is such a strong supporter of local artists in our community. Downtown Duncan is a better place with Little Bird shop in residence. Many local artists are represented at Little Bird, including some fabulous First Nations art, helping to increase their profile to a wider audience."
Pauline Dueck - Artist
"Pauline is a clever and creative artist whose talent grows and refines in every piece she completes. Pauline manages her business with style and flair. Her presence is always felt at art shows and exhibitions. She gives back to the art community as an active member and curator for the Cowichan Valley Arts Council."