CCP KAISA SA SINING MINDANAO ANNOUNCES THE RECIPIENTS OF THE 1ST GADOR AWARDS
The CCP Kaisa Sa Sining (KSS) Mindanao announces the recipients of the 1st GADOR Awar ...
The CCP Kaisa Sa Sining (KSS) Mindanao announces the recipients of the 1st GADOR Awards, namely Joey Ayala (Davao City), Dr. Steven P.C. Fernandez (Iligan City), Nestor Horfilla (Davao City), Agnes Locsin (Davao City), Sunnie Noel (Marawi City & Dipolog City), Maria Datang Todi (Lake Sebu), Integrated Performing Arts Guild (MSU-IIT Iligan City), and Sining Kambayoka Ensemble (MSU Marawi City). The GADOR Awards ceremony will be done virtually from June 30 to July 09, 2020 from the home bases of the awardees.
The Gador Awards: A Salute and Gratitude to Outstanding Mindanao Artists, Cultural Workers & Organizations aims to give recognition to deserving Mindanao individuals and/or organizations who have exemplified commendable work and services in cultural and artistic endeavors, and have been in the forefront of the research, development, preservation, education and promotion of arts and culture in Mindanao for at least ten (10) years or more.
The general criteria indicates that an awardee must have made exceptional accomplishments in creative work, leadership, resource management, education, artist support, audience development, community service, solidarity and partnership.
The Gador Awards was one of the action plans and projects that the KSS Mindanao agreed to implement during a regional forum held in Koronadal City in 2018.