The Cumbria Life Culture Awards reflect everything that makes the county’s arts sector special.
From a Titan among painters to a psychedelic rock band, a major regional exhibition to a fell-top choral commemoration of the centenary of World War One, there is breadth, as well as depth, to the winners.
The 2019 Culture Awards were the third organised by Cumbria Life.
The finalists are listed below with the winners’ names in bold.
The 2019 categories
Signal Film & Media
Brass, Three Down
The Lucid Dream
Pro Nobis Singers
The Eden Valley Opera Company
Ragged Edge Productions: The Chef Show
Highly Suspect Theatre: We Know Now Snowmen Exist
Theatre by the Lake: Sense and Sensibility
Castlegate House Gallery
Cross Lane Projects
Lakes Alive (joint winner)
Carlisle Fringe (joint winner)
The Lakes International Comic Art FestivalThe Winter Droving
Percy Kelly: Line of Beauty, A Retrospective
This Girl Did
Fellowship of Hill and Wind and Sunshine
Applied Theatre in Cumbria
Celebrating Women of Cumbria
Mirehouse Residents Group/Valley Primary School
Act Your Age at the Brewery
Prism Arts: Carlisle Puppet Pageant
Joe Davies (joint winner)
Sarah Gait (joint winner)
Sam Rollinson (joint winner)
Upfront Gallery and Puppet Theatre, near Hutton-in-the-Forest
The late Ian Stewar