The $5,000 award is designed to provide financial support to women-identifying emerging or early career artists working in any discipline, and can be used in any manner the recipient deems necessary to further their artistic goals.
Sara Jimenez upon receiving a 2020 Canadian Women Artists’ Award: “I am incredibly honored to receive this award. It is humbling and moving to be gifted resources to pursue my vision and share it with the world. I want my work to be of service to the public and to shift the paradigm of visual culture.”
Artwork pictured: Sara Jimenez, Cenotaph, 2018