Arts Nova Scotia

Arts Nova Scotia is the provincial funding agency that provides support to professional artists and arts organizations, arts education programs and a number of arts awards and prizes.

  • Robyn Lee Seale performs in Highland Arts Theatre's "The Penelopiad," photo by Chris Walzak

About Arts Nova Scotia

Arts Nova Scotia is governed by an 11-member board of directors that champions the fundamental role of the arts for all Nova Scotians. We envision a thriving and diverse professional arts community celebrated at home and abroad for breaking new ground, ensuring equity, and achieving a high level of artistic excellence. Through your participation and support, we strive to make the arts an integral part of Nova Scotian society.