NAEA Awards

NAEA State/Province Art Educator Award
The NAEA, the National Art Education Association, is an American-based organization that affiliates with state/province associations around the world. Recipients of the NAEA State/Province Art Educator Award receive international recognition.
-This award is given by the NAEA at their annual convention in the Spring. Nominations are sent to the BCATA past-president

NAEA Awards Information:

NAEA-Call-for-Nominations

Awards Recipients

  • 2015— Laurie Kidd, Vancouver: NAEA (BC)
  • 2013— Rita Irwin, UBC Vancouver: NAEA (Eisner Lifetime Achievement Award)
  • 2013— Kit Grauer, UBC Vancouver: NAEA (Higher Education – National)
  • 2013— Rita Irwin, UBC Vancouver: NAEA (Higher Education – Pacific Region)
  • 2013– Sharon Richards, Kamloops: NAEA (BC)
  • 2011– Regan Rasmussen, Sooke: NAEA (BC)
  • 2008— Mike Emme, University of Victoria, Victoria: NAEA (BC)
  • 2005— Ingrid Kolt, Surrey Art Gallery, Surrey: NAEA (BC)
  • 2002— Wendy Long, Enver Creek Sec. Surrey: NAEA (BC)
  • 2002— Janice Keys, Parkcrest Elem. Burnaby: NAEA (Pacific Region, Primary)
  • 2001— Margaret Scarr, Burnaby North Secondary, Burnaby: NAEA (BC)
  • 2001— Heather Pastro, Malaspina University College, Nanaimo: NAEA (BC)
  • 2000— Anna Kindler, University of British Columbia, Vancouver: NAEA (BC)
  • 2000— Graeme Chalmers, UBC, Vancouver: NAEA (Higher Education- National)
  • 1999— Kit Grauer, University of British Columbia: NAEA (Pacific Region)
  • 1999— Robert Dalton, University of Victoria: NAEA (BC)
  • 1998— Aileen Neale, Surrey: NAEA (BC)
  • 1997— Rita Irwin, University of British Columbia: NAEA (BC)
  • 1996— Donna Gilchrist, Delta: NAEA (BC)
  • 1996— Ron MacGregor, University of British Columbia, Vancouver: NAEA (Higher Ed, National)
  • 1995— Bill Zuk, University of Victoria, Victoria: NAEA (BC)
  • 1995— Ron MacGregor, University of British Columbia, Vancouver: NAEA (Higher Ed, Pacific Region)
  • 1994— Kit Grauer, University of British Columbia, Vancouver: NAEA (BC)
  • 1993— Sharon McCoubrey, Okanagan University College, Kelowna: NAEA (BC)
  • 1992— James Gray, University of British Columbia, Vancouver: NAEA (BC)
  • 1991— Jennifer McIntyre, Victoria: NAEA (BC)
  • 1991— Ingrid Kolt, Surrey Art Gallery, Surrey: NAEA (Museum Ed, Pacific Region)
  • 1990— Barbara Sunday, West Vancouver: NAEA (BC)
  • 1989— Wyn Davies, Courtenay: NAEA (BC)
  • 1988— Graeme Chalmers, University of British Columbia, Vancouver: NAEA (BC)
  • 1987— Bill MacDonald, North Vancouver: NAEA (BC)