Category: Press Releases

July 4, 2022 (Fredericton)– The New Brunswick Arts Board (artsnb) is delighted to announce the appointment of Jean-Pierre Caissie as its new Executive Director, effective Monday July 11, 2022. He succeeds Jocelyn (Joss) Richer, who served in this role since 2016.

(Fredericton, May 11, 2022) The New Brunswick Arts Board (artsnb) was pleased to hold a gala to celebrate the laureates of the 2021 Lieutenant-Governor’s Awards for High Achievement in the Arts. The much-anticipated biennial event, initially scheduled to take place in November 2021, was hosted last night by Her Honour Brenda Murphy, Lieutenant Governor of

(Fredericton, May 5, 2022) – It is with regret but warm wishes that the New Brunswick Arts Board (artsnb) announces the retirement of artsnb Executive Director Joss Richer, effective June 30, 2022. While delighted for Joss, it will be our loss, the board and staff of artsnb, as he has been a tremendous asset to

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