The Wendt Awards

2016 Wendt Awards date TBD

Nominate an artist!


Richard Wendt Award of Excellence

The 26th Richard Wendt Award of Excellence is a lifetime achievement honor and should be a person(s) or organization that has shown dedication and commitment to Everett’s art community through one of the following: volunteering, philanthropy, leadership, or education. Mayor’s Art Award

Mayor's Arts Awards


​Think of the poets, dancers, writers, creators and musicians that educate, inspire, cultivate and work hard to make Everett a better to place to live through the arts. If you know a person that has been a leader in the arts, transformed an arts organization, inspired creativity in adults or children please nominate them and explain why they should receive a Mayor’s Art Award.

​The Cultural Arts Commission will review all nominations and select the 2018 winners. Everett’s mayor will honor the selected recipients at a public ceremony on February 12, 2019, at the Everett Performing Arts Center.

​Submission deadline is Monday. November 5, 2018.

​ Online nomination forms are available here.

​ Questions: contact Lisa Newland, Cultural Arts, 425-257-7107