Resources

REPORT: INCREASING NB ARTISTS’ PARTICIPATION IN CANADA COUNCIL GRANTING PROGRAMS

Working toward its strategic goal of increasing the number of grants awarded to New Brunswick artists by the Canada Council for the Arts (CCA), the NB Arts Board (artsnb) gathered data spanning the last five years and organized it into a report with the help of the CCA.

Authored by: The New Brunswick Arts Board (artsnb)
Published: December 2019

REPORT: ARTSNB COMMISSION ON CULTURAL DIVERSITY

The artsnb Commission on Cultural Diversity was devised to continue operational action to achieve the work set out in the Strategic Plan 2013-2018 set out by the directors of the New Brunswick Arts Board. The meetings involved artists of culturally diverse backgrounds, arts and culture organizations, multicultural society representatives, federal and provincial government cultural department representatives, and artsnb employees. The aim of the meetings was to provoke thoughtful discussion on a variety of issues arising in an increasingly culturally diverse province of New Brunswick, and to determine strategies to improve inclusivity of diverse cultures in the public sphere and encourage understanding and appreciation for the different cultures found throughout the province.

Authored by: The New Brunswick Arts Board (artsnb)
Publish date: June 2016

RESEARCH REPORT: PROVINCIAL ARTS FUNDING IN NEW BRUNSWICK

In the context of a program review at the Department of Tourism, Heritage and Culture, artsnb arranged for an independent external assessment of the province’s funding model to identify areas of strength and weakness, and opportunities for greater inter-organizational collaboration. The research study explored the substance and process of funding to the arts in New Brunswick, including what and who are funded by artsnb and the Department of Tourism, Heritage and Culture, and how funding decisions are made and reported on. The research also compared the province’s funding approach to other Canadian jurisdictions to identify strengths, weaknesses and opportunities for improvement.

Authored by: Dr. Monica Gattinger
Publish date: February 2016

CREATIVE FUTURES: NB CULTURAL POLICY 2014-2019

“Creative Futures addresses how culture is recorded and preserved; fostered and strengthened; and how our culture is expressed, created, and built.  In our work to make life better for New Brunswickers, it provides a critical roadmap toward more vibrant and healthy communities. ” – Premier David Alward

Authored by: Province of New Brunswick
Publish date: May 2014

STATUS OF THE ARTIST: AN OVERVIEW

This report looks at Status of the Artists acts and alternative models from across Canada and the globe as a discussion piece for the Cultural Policy Renewal panel for New Brunswick and for the Minister’s standing committee on the Status of the Artist.

Authored by: The New Brunswick Arts Board (artsnb)
Publish date: May 2012