50 Cent, Angelina Jolie, Greenday, Lady Gaga, Eminem, Chase & Status, Buddy Holly, N-Dubz, Gwen Steffani, Tupac Shakur, Martin Parr

These are all artists that people have chosen as their arts heroes and heroines. Part of the Arts Award involves researching and summarising an arts hero or heroine. People chose all sorts of different art heroes who are usually someone whose work they respect.

What people said :

“I really liked doing my hero writing, I done mine on Eminem. I liked it that much that I now am reading his books”