Lloyd Schoeneman Community Impact Awards

Nominations for the 2017 Lloyd Schoeneman Community Impact Awards will be open in late summer. Recipients will be announced at Quad City Arts’ Annual Meeting, which usually takes place in early October of each year.

Nomination Categories:

Oustanding Artist: An individual artist who has made a significant contribution to the arts community in the Quad Cities. Outstanding Artists may be selected as the result of a lifetime of quality artwork, or as an up-and-coming artist.

Arts Educator: An individual who has made contributions to the arts community through arts education; available to teachers within a school system, in after-school programs, or in a community setting.

Arts Supporter (Individual): An individual who is a role model for long-term and exemplary support of the Quad Cities arts and cultural community because of his or her significant contributions of time, expertise, dedication, and/or financial resources.

Arts Supporter (Business): A business that has offered significant creative, innovative, technical, and/or financial support to one or more artists and/or arts organizations in the Quad Cities throughout the past year.

Lloyd Schoeneman (1951-2001) began his career with Quad City Arts Council in 1978. He worked tirelessly for the organization and was a driving force for art and artists in our community. In his memory, Quad City Arts recognizes exceptional leaders in the arts community.

2016 Recipients:

2016 Arts Educator: Dr. Arthur Tate

2016 Outstanding Artist (Visual): Patricia Bereskin

2016 Outstanding Artist (Performing): Aaron Randolph III

2017 Arts Supporter (Business): Bill’s Moving and Storage, Becky Schneider

2017 Arts Supporter (Individual): Lora Adams


2015 Recipients:

2015 Emerging Artist: Tyson Danner

2015 Established Artist: Ryan Collins

2015 Arts Educator: Clint Balsar

2015 Arts Supporter (Individual): Rochelle Murray

2015 Arts Supporter (Business): Genesis Health System


2014 Recipients:

2014 Emerging Artist: Jessica Sheridan

2014 Established Artist: Joel Ryser

2014 Arts Educator: Colleen Tomlinson

2014 Arts Supporters (Individuals): Joel and Diane Franken

2014 Arts Supporters (Business): John Deere