Syrus Marcus Ware
In 2017, Syrus Marcus Ware was the recipient of the TD Arts Diversity Award through the Toronto Arts Foundation and the Toronto Arts Council. In 2015, he received a Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship. In 2012 he was granted the Steinert and Ferreiro Award for LGBTQ+ community leadership and activism, the largest award of its kind in Canada. His work has been included in various exhibitions in Canada, including at Open Space, Victoria; the Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto; the Robert McLaughlin Gallery, Oshawa; the Art Gallery of York University, Toronto; and the University of Lethbridge Art Gallery. Ware is a core team member of Black Lives Matter Toronto.