Nominations and artwork sought for awards

The Grand Junction Commission on Arts and Culture is seeking nominations for its annual Champion of the Arts Awards honoring businesses, individuals and groups for their support of the arts, artists and arts and cultural organizations.

The commission also has called for commissions for two works of art by Mesa County artists that will be presented to the Champion of the Arts winners as awards. A reception honoring the winners is scheduled for Jan. 21.

For more information about award nominations, visit For more information about the call for commissions, contact Lorie Gregor at 254-3876.