Who will be the next Arts Foundation Icon? Have your say. — 03.02.15

This year we are opening up nominations to the public for the prestigious Arts Foundation Icon Awards.

This year we are opening up nominations to the public for the prestigious Arts Foundation Icon Awards. Launched in 2003, the Icon Awards - Whakamana Hirangi, are New Zealand's most prestigious artistic honour. They are limited to a living circle of 20 artists. 

Arts Foundation Icons are New Zealand artists whose work represents a legacy to, and a mark on, our culture. The award recognises a significant impact on their chosen art form. They remain influential and inspirational, and continue to be admired for their work. Selected during their lifetime, they are world class.

We want you to nominate the artist that you think most deserves to receive an Icon Award in 2015. Nominations close Friday 13th of February.