Barrie Arts Awards


Event Type
MacLaren Art Centre
Amanda Dyke
(705) 739-4220 ext. 4593

Thank you to all who joined in celebrating Barrie’s arts sector at the annual gala, featuring performances by Aysanabee, Yurii Yevchuk, Carmel Kallemaa, and the Feelin’ Good Band, the crowning of Barrie’s next Poet Laureate, and refreshments provided by Lazy Tulip Café and Without Reservations.

2022 Winners

Congratulations to the 2022 Barrie Arts Awards winners, who were announced at the gala. 

Congratulations to all of the 2022 nominees:

  • Victoria Butler 
  • Katherine Chabot 
  • Janet McMordie 
  • Dawn Cain 
  • Monica Loney 
  • Sarah Jensen 
  • Darren Roskam 
  • Katie Green 
  • Brenda Thompson 
  • Joshua Doerksen 
  • Enrique Bravo 
  • Carolyn M. Boyd 
  • Errol Lee 
  • Chris Adams 
  • Diane Frederick 
  • Making Change 
  • Multi Tech Audio Visual 
  • David Whyne 
  • Clayton Nixon 


Georgian College DVAPresenting Sponsor of the Emerging Artist Award
City of Barrie Accessibility Advisory CommitteePresenting Sponsor of Artist Beyond Barriers Award
Rhubarb Media Design Sponsor
Tamarco ContractingEvent Sponsor 
Ted Handy and AssociatesEvent Sponsor
MacLaren Art CentreVenue Sponsor
Rock 95 & Kool FMMedia Sponsors
AllegraPrint Sponsor
Inside the MusicPerformance Sponsor