Pikes Peak Arts Council

Enriching the Pikes Peak creative community since 1968


15th Annual PPAC Awards 

- October 21, 2015 -

The Pikes Peak Arts Council presented the 2014-2015 PPAC Awards on October 21, 2015 at the Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center.  

Scroll down to see this year's awardees.  Be sure to congratulate the nominees you know, and take the time to explore the work of those you don't.

THANK YOU to this year's reception host, Tiemens Foundation.  All ticket holders were treated to one complimentary glass of wine or beer to kick off their evening of celebration!


2015 PPAC Award Photos

A special thanks to Jeff Kearney, TDC Photography for providing photos of the event.

50 photo(s) Updated on: 29 Oct 2015

2015 Awardees                                             


Arts Champion of the Year
Christian Keesee, Chairman - Kirkpatrick Bank
Founder of Green Box Arts Festival

Young Filmmakers
Spielberg in the Making Award


Antreise Lacey
Shade
Theatre
The Devil is in the Details Award


Chris Sheley
Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center
4000 Miles
Theatre
Labors of Hercules Award


Scott RC Levy
Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center
Mary Poppins, 4000 Miles, Guys and Dolls
Theatre
Brass Cojones Award


THEATREdART
Season 2014-2015
Theatre
And the Mountain Makes Three Award


Michael Lee, Stephen Ochsner
Millibo Art Theatre
K2
Theatre
Clothes Make the Character Award


Amy Haines
TheatreWorks
Psycho Beach Party, The Lying Kind, The Shadow, Detroit, Happy Days
Theatre
Triple Threat Award


Jennifer DeDominici
Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center
Mary Poppins, Guys and Dolls
Eve Tilley Lifetime Achievement Award


Bill Burgess, Painter / Sculptor

Classical Music
Pinnacle Patron Award


Daniel Brink
Colorado College

Classical Music
Man on a Mission Award


George Preston
KCME
Classical Music
Strength in Numbers Award


CHORALaborative
Abendmusik
Colorado Springs Chorale
Chamber Singers of the CS Chorale
Pikes Peak Threshold Singers
Colorado Vocal Arts Ensemble
Velvet Hills Chorus
Soli Deo Gloria
Colorado Springs Children's Chorale
Popular Music, Jazz & Alternative Music
The Big Idea Award

UCCS Alumni Concert
Peak FreQuency:  Glen Whitehead, Jane Rigler, Collin McAllister
Alumni Performers:  Jay Baker, Britt Ciampa, Elizabeth Erickson, Putu Tangkas
Popular Music, Jazz & Alternative Music
Girl on Fire Award


Hillary Hand
In My Head
Popular Music, Jazz & Alternative Music
Masterful Strings Award
Wayne Wilkinson
Visual Art
Pushing the Envelope Award / Curator


Jessica Hunter-Larsen
IDEA Space, Colorado College
Re-Orientations, Transmission/Frequency: Tesla and His Legacy, 
Extending the Line
Visual Art
Pushing the Envelope Award / Artist 


Matt Barton
I Think I Feel Something
Poetry
Crazy Brave Voices Award


Hear, Here
Susan Peiffer, Luke Cissell 
Aventa Credit Union Spirit of the Arts Award


Cyndi Parr & Angie Kinnett
Dragon Theatre
Pikes Peak Arts Council Rising Star Award


Isidro Rodriguez
Visual Artist, Nueva Ventura Program





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