Category: Press Releases

December 14, 2021 (Fredericton) – The New Brunswick Arts Board (artsnb) is proud to announce that Christiana Myers has been appointed to the artsnb Board of Directors. Christiana Myers is a curator, writer, artist, and museum educator based in Menagoesg/Saint John, New Brunswick. She holds a BFA from Mount Allison University and a MLitt Curatorial

December 2, 2021 (Fredericton) – At its recent annual meeting, the New Brunswick Arts Board (artsnb) elected Victoria Hutt as its new Chair. She succeeds Alain Boisvert, who served in this role to the end of his second mandate on the board. Victoria Hutt is a visual artist, designer and writer living in Florenceville-Bristol, NB.

Fredericton, November 1, 2021– After careful consideration and in the current context concerning the COVID-19 pandemic, the New Brunswick Arts Board (artsnb) has taken the decision to postpone the gala for the 2021 Lieutenant-Governor’s Awards for High Achievement in the Arts until the Spring of 2022.

Fredericton, October 12, 2021– The New Brunswick Arts Board (artsnb) is proud to announce the laureates of the 2021 Lieutenant Governor’s Awards for High Achievement in the Arts. These awards recognize and celebrate the achievements and the contribution of New Brunswick artists in visual arts, literary arts, and performing arts. MATHIEU LÉGER 2021 Lieutenant Governor’s

July 14, 2021 (Fredericton) – The New Brunswick Arts Board (artsnb) is pleased to announce 3 program updates: An update pertaining to the start of projects following application submission to some of artsnb programs; An additional program deadline to the Equinox Program for Indigenous artists and; An extended application period for the Access Support Program.

April 8, 2021 (Fredericton) – The New Brunswick Arts Board (artsnb) is proud to announce that Vanessa Moeller and Jason Guerrette have joined artsnb Board of Directors. Vanessa Moeller Vanessa’s poems and short stories have appeared in numerous periodicals including The Fiddlehead, Prism International, The Antigonish Review, CV2, and ThePottersfield Portfolio… Jason Guerette  After graduating high school, the singer-songwriter began

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The New Brunswick Arts Board elects Alain Boisvert as its new Chair November 12, 2020 (Fredericton) – At its annual meeting held in Florenceville-Bristol, the New Brunswick Arts Board (artsnb) elected Alain Boisvert as its new Chair. Mr. Boisvert succeeds Carol Collicutt, who served in this role with distinction for nearly four

October 2, 2020 (Fredericton) – Mawi’Art: Wabanaki Artists Collective and the New Brunswick Arts Board (artsnb) have signed a partnership agreement to collaborate closely for the benefit of Indigenous artists and arts organizations in New Brunswick and beyond. For years, artsnb has worked tirelessly to foster the development of Indigenous arts in New Brunswick. Notably, artsnb,

artsnb launches two new programs


Thursday August 27, 2020

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  (Fredericton, August 27th, 2020) – The New Brunswick Arts Board (artsnb) is pleased to announce the launch of two new programs designed to provide New Brunswick artists with more equitable access to artsnb funding opportunities.   The new Accessibility and Equity programs testify to artsnb’s commitment to promoting equity for all New Brunswick artists. The implementation of these measures will allow more NB artists to build capacity through our programming while leveling the playing field for all. Following best practices at the national level, artsnb now offers additional

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (Fredericton, August 25th, 2020) – Given that the Government of New Brunswick announced on June 24th that “interprovincial travel without the requirement to self-isolate will be permitted in Newfoundland and Labrador, New Brunswick, Prince Edward Island and Nova Scotia, for residents of Atlantic Canada as of July 3rd”, grant applications (projects) submitted