Around the Fire


Governed by an 11 member board of directors, Arts Nova Scotia is an arm’s length agency of the Nova Scotia Department of Communities, Culture and Heritage created by legislation in 2011.

The Board of Director’s reports directly to the Minister of Communities, Culture and Heritage and is responsible for programming and managing the agency’s annual budget.

Individual board members serve staggered terms. 

Applications to serve on the Arts Nova Scotia board of directors can be made through the Province's Agencies, Boards and Commissions website.