oac logo 2014










Friends of DefSup
Lead Donors

Johan Terpstra
Denise Terpstra
Daniel Morrison
Hilling Ezack
Greg Cæreth
Rebecca Belmore
Angie Maltese & Philippe Hamel
Mark Nisenholt & Mariana Maguire
Marjorie Clayton
R-II Realty Holdings
Softsell Computers (Sales & Service)
Chip Hansen Painting & Decor
Sherwin-Williams Paint Store
Signal Resources
Tomlin Restaurant
Maurice & Jackie Black
TLC Property Management
NV Music Hall
Auto Home Paints
Sarah Mason Memorial Fund
The Craft Revival
Michael O’Connor (of Michael O’Connor Studio)
Prime Gelato Corp.
Sleeping Giant Brewing Co.
David & Meegan Beslic
Francis Harding
Mike Mikulasik (of Weiler, Maloney, Nelson)


Major Sponsors

artsvest   logo-9d071efe63759c8b66cf90bd7f4a103bd3c153ada4f0fb9266adaf58c3549542   printpros lu radio logo smallMNP LLP_logo343C_black_tagline_stacked_bold_capssignal_logo    walleye_newlogo-e1399665651244   TBShows-Sponsors  WaterfrontDistrict_logo_cmykScreen Shot 2017-04-19 at 5.09.56 PM

R-II Realty Holdings LP


The Black Pirates Pub
The Foundry
El Tres
The Sovereign Room
Red Lion Smokehouse
Paramount Theatre & Badanai Theatre
Atmos & Intrepid Grand Inc.
JP Northern Corporation
White Macgillvray Lester LLP
Music Workshop
Thunder Bay Multicultural Centre
Royal Canadian Legion Branch No5
The Haven Hostel
Northern Wilds Magazine
NorthShore ArtScene
Dougall Media
The Chronicle Journal
King Ghidrah
Bight Restaurant & Bar
Tomlin Restaurant
Lot 66 Tapas Bar & Restaurant
Pneumaticity Hair Salon & Day Spa
The Loop
Maltese Grocery
Boston Pizza
Hill City Comics
Creation Body Piercing
Painted Turtle Art Shop
The Bean Fiend Cafe & Sandwich Bar
Perfect Fit Lingerie
mars. clothing
Calico Coffeehouse
 Underground Ink
The Growing Season Juice Collective
Rebel Salad
Magnus Theatre
Marcia’s Merle Norman Cosmetics
The Cheese Encounter
Fresh Air -Bikes by Cyclepath & Lifestyle by Static
Both Hands Wood-fired Pizza & Bakery
Sweet Escape Cake Cafe & Bakery
Hey Sailor
Sweet Cherry Spa
Portside Restaurant
Nook Restaurant
Wojo’s Mojo
St. Paul Roastery
The Bodymind Centre
Prime Gelato
The Sweet North Bakery
Naxos Grille & Bar
Rooster’s Bistro
Lisa’s Infinity
Superior Screen Printing
Lailokens Awen
In Common
Petrie’s Cycle & Sports
Ski Haus
Ahnisnabae Art Gallery
Community Spokes
La Poutine


Ontario Premier’s Award for Excellence in the Arts 2013 Laureate Winner-Arts Organization Award (Definitely Superior Art Gallery) 2010 & 2011 & 2013 Finalist

City of Thunder Bay Arts And Heritage Awards: Best Cultural Organization Award (Definitely Superior Art Gallery-2005)

City of Thunder Bay Youth Week Group Award (Die Active-2012)

City of Thunder Bay Arts And Heritage Awards: Cultural Educator Award (Lora Northway, 2014)

Mayor’s Community Safety Award 2015 (Die Active Art Collective)

City of Thunder Bay Arts And Heritage Awards: Best Cultural Organization Award (Neechee Studio 2016)

City of Thunder Bay Arts And Heritage Awards: Best Cultural Event Award (Urban Infill-Art In The Core 2016)