About Us

2015

CityBeat Best of Cincinnati, Readers Pick: Best Local Cause 2015 – ArtWorks

CityBeat Best of Cincinnati, Readers Pick: Best Public Artwork – ArtWorks

CityBeat Best of Cincinnati, Best New Public Mural Part I: The Cincinnati Strongman: Henry Holtgrewe – ArtWorks

CityBeat Best of Cincinnati, Best New Public Mural Part II: Revival – ArtWorks

 

2014

Cincinnati Magazine, Best of 2014Creative Entrepreneurs: ArtWorks CO.STARTERS

LEGACY Next Generation Leader Award–Colleen Houston, Vice President of Programming

CityBeat Best ofCincinnati, Urban Life Staff Picks: Best Spokespigeon for Cincinnati, Martha,the Last Passenger Pigeon – ArtWorks

City Beat Best of Cincinnati, Readers Pick: Best Local Cause 2014 – ArtWorks

National Geographic Traveler, “Larger than Life Art” featuring The Golden Muse in the article, “Cincinnati Chill: an Urban Revival Brews in the Heartland” – April 2014

Buzzfeed Five Videos that Prove Cincinnati Arts’ Scene is Killer featuring Martha, the Last Passenger Pigeon – February 2014

2013

Cincinnati Enquirer, The Arts: Best of 2013 – ArtWorks

We Celebrate Awards – Mentor of the Year Finalist – Tamara Harkavy, ArtWorks CEO & Artistic Director

Cincinnati Magazine Best of the City – “Martha, the Last Passenger Pigeon” Mural by wildlife artist John A. Ruthven

YWCA Career Woman of Achievement – Tamara Harkavy, ArtWorks CEO & Artistic Director

Business Courier 40 Under 40 Winner – Sarah Corlett, ArtWorks Director of Creative Enterprise

Metro Partnership Award – ArtWorks

Over-the-Rhine Chamber Star Award: Non-Profit Organization of the Year – ArtWorks

City Beat Best of Cincinnati Award, Readers Pick: Best Local Cause – ArtWorks

City Beat Best of Cincinnati Award: Best Artful Bike Racks – ArtWorks Sculptural Bike Racks

City Beat Best of Cincinnati Award: Best Gonna-Be Public Art Project – Pendleton Public Art Project

City Beat Best of Cincinnati Award: Best Fest Sideshow – MidPoint Midway, featuring ArtWorks Box Truck Carnival


2012

Cincinnati Magazine Best of the City, New Cycling Resource – ArtWorks Sculptural Bike Racks

Duke Energy Children’s Museum Difference Maker Award – Hero Design Company

City Beat Best of Cincinnati Award, Readers Pick: Best New Thing – ArtWorks Murals

City Beat Best of Cincinnati Award: Best Temporary Street Renovation – MidPoint Midway, featuring ArtWorks Box Truck Carnival

City Beat Best of Cincinnati Award: Best Bombshell to Hit the Cincinnati Art World – Bombshells Public Art Project


2011

City Beat Best of Cincinnati Award, Readers Pick: Best Local Cause – ArtWorks


2010

U.S. Conference of Mayor’s City Livability Award – ArtWorks Mural Program


2008

CityBeat Best of Cincinnati Award, Best Arts Organization – ArtWorks

CityBeat Best of Cincinnati Award, Best Use of Public Funds – ArtWorks Mural Program

CityBeat Best of Cincinnati Award, Best Fundraiser – Secret ArtWorks


2006

Cincinnati Magazine Best of the City, Best Public Art – The Outdoor Museum – 2006


2005

CityBeat Best of Cincinnati Award, Best Way to Trick People into Liking Public Art – Scoop City Ice Cream Truck


2004

Ohio Society of Professional Journalists Award, Best Defense of Literacy – Editorial Ink

CityBeat Best of Cincinnati Award, Best Hope for the Future – Editorial Ink


2001

Post Corbett Award, Special Awards Category

Ohio Arts Education Association, Distinguished Organization for Art Education


2000

CityBeat Best of Cincinnati Award, Best Arts Organization

Post Corbett Finalist for Community/Educational Programming, Extraordinary Events


1998

CityBeat Best of Cincinnati Award, Best Outdoor Education Program

CityBeat Best of Cincinnati Award, Best Neighborhood Arts Organization


1997

Post Corbett Award, Community/Educational Programming, Extraordinary Events Category Finalist


1996

Cincinnati Magazine Best of the City, Best Outdoor Education Program

A BIG THANKS TO OUR
ONGOING FUNDERS