The Ontario Arts Foundation Artist Educator Award is given to an Ontario resident who exemplifies excellence in arts education, demonstrates a unique approach to their arts education practice, creates meaningful learning experiences for young people, inspires connections to the arts beyond the classroom and continues to maintain an active arts practice. The Ontario Arts Foundation established and manages the endowment that funds the Artist Educator Award.
The Ontario Arts Council is responsible for the selection process. The award recipient is selected through the Ontario Arts Council's peer assessment process from the applicants to the Artists in Communities and Schools Projects program.
2021 Elizabeth Doxtater
2020 Ruben Esguerra
2015 Lorrie Gallant
Elizabeth Doxtater Honoured with Ontario Arts Foundation Artist Educator Award February 7, 2022