March 22, 2023



Nominees sought for Canandaigua Academy arts Hall of Fame

CANANDAIGUA — Nominations are now remaining sought for the inaugural course of the Canandaigua Academy Visual & Carrying out Arts Corridor of Fame.

The system, released by the Canandaigua Town School District past April, will publicly figure out and honor extraordinary achievements by graduates and educators publicly at homecoming next calendar year.

“The Canandaigua Metropolis Faculty District places a fantastic worth on having tremendous opportunities for learners in the arts,” reported Superintendent Jamie Farr. “Our pupils, graduates, and contributors have a extensive historical past of excellence in these fields.”  

Nominees will have to have attended and graduated from Canandaigua Academy on or in advance of spring 2011. They will have to have created sizeable contributions to college-sponsored visual and carrying out arts programs, or to its college students above a period of at least five several years. They also may perhaps have built substantial contributions to the arts in basic following graduation.

Inductees will be identified as graduates, creators, performers, practitioners and/or contributors, whichever finest represents their demonstrated importance in the discipline of the accomplishing or visual arts.

“The arts are an integral section of our group and we want to rejoice the recipients appropriately,” mentioned Caroline Chapman, the district’s director of communications and advisement. “We know there are quite a few superb alumni in these fields and contributors that have produced our applications a phenomenal good results.”

Do you know of someone who deserves to be among the class of inductees to the inaugural Canandaigua Academy Visual & Performing Arts Hall of Fame? The deadline for nominations is Tuesday, Feb. 1, 2022.

The deadline for nominations and tips is Tuesday, Feb. 1, 2022. The day for homecoming 2022 will be decided later this school yr.

Inquiries and nomination kinds can be discovered at, and ought to be directed to District Clerk Deb Sundlov at [email protected] or 585-396-3710.

Coming up

The school’s Vacation Prism Concert is scheduled for Dec. 15, and can be viewed on the district’s YouTube page from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.