Scotiabank - Photography Award

Scotiabank Photography Award Appoints 2013 Jurors and Nominators

Now in its third year, the jurors and nominators are confirmed for the 2013 Scotiabank Photography Award (SPA). The award was conceived to reinforce Scotiabank’s commitment to art, culture and heritage in the communities where we live and work in Canada and around the world by raising the profile of Canada’s leading and established photographic artists. Photography, like all visual art, is about storytelling and the creative vision of the photo artist tells us stories about who we are and where we stand on a range of topics. SPA is now the largest and most prestigious annual peer reviewed celebration of excellence in Canadian contemporary photography. The short list will be announced on March 5th, 2013 in Toronto and the winner will be annnounced on May 16th.more...

Scotiabank issued the following statement on the passing of Canadian artist and photographer Arnaud Maggs on November 17th, 2012.

On behalf of Scotiabank, it is with deep regret that we learned of the passing of Montreal-born Arnaud Maggs, renowned Canadian artist and photographer. His humour and joie de vivre were apparent earlier this year when he accepted his prize as the 2012 Scotiabank Photography Award winner.more...