Season 1

For over two decades, the Governor’s Mansion Artist Awards series has honored Utah’s visual, performing, and culinary artists. 2021 recipients include artists from around the state with a wide range of ethnicities and sensibilities. With a glimpse into each artist’s inspiration and creative process, this limited series highlights Utah’s rich history of art and depth of the state’s creative talent.

Video thumbnail: Art Elevated: The Governor's Mansion Artist Awards Ta’u Pupu’a, Diane Stewart & Elsie Holiday

Art Elevated: The Governor's Mansion Artist Awards

Ta’u Pupu’a, Diane Stewart & Elsie Holiday

Meet basket weaver Elsie Holiday, opera tenor Ta'u Pupu'a & philanthropist Diane Stewart.

Ta’u Pupu’a, Diane Stewart & Elsie Holiday

Video thumbnail: Art Elevated: The Governor's Mansion Artist Awards Good Company Theatre & Fidalis Buehler

Art Elevated: The Governor's Mansion Artist Awards

Good Company Theatre & Fidalis Buehler

Meet painter Fidalis Buehler and Camille and Alicia Washington from Good Company Theatre.

Good Company Theatre & Fidalis Buehler

Video thumbnail: Art Elevated: The Governor's Mansion Artist Awards V. Kim Martinez & Jack Ashton

Art Elevated: The Governor's Mansion Artist Awards

V. Kim Martinez & Jack Ashton

Meet muralist V. Kim Martinez and former Utah Symphony violinist Jack Ashton.

V. Kim Martinez & Jack Ashton