Posted April 28th, 2020
As we adjust to working remotely, we ask that you submit your Arts Nova Scotia applications via email. We have developed a few resources to ease the transition to emailed applications. Instructions are also included on our program pages.
Posted March 20th, 2020
Posted March 15th, 2020
With the recent COVID-19 developments, we are extending the deadlines for Grants to Organizations and Small Groups and the Arts Equity Funding Initiative until Monday, March 23rd, 2020.
Please do not bring your application to our office. You may send your application in via Canada Post or email it to email@example.com
Posted March 12th, 2020
Arts Nova Scotia is aware that potential applicants and grant recipients may be impacted by the COVID-19 outbreak. If you have plans to travel abroad, Arts Nova Scotia encourages you to make informed decisions in order to minimize risk and protect your health. The risk to Canadian travelers of exposure to COVID-19 will vary depending on the destination.
Posted November 3rd, 2019
Nova Scotia is home to many talented and skilled artists. This evening, Saturday, Nov. , 2, they were celebrated for their excellence in artistic achievement at the annual Creative Nova Scotia Awards Gala in Halifax.
Posted October 30th, 2019
Acadian touring artist, musical and artistic director, and educator Daniel LeBlanc is the 2019 recipient of the Prix Grand-Pré. The Prix Grand-Pré is part of the 14th Creative Nova Scotia Awards Gala being held by Arts Nova Scotia and the Creative Nova Scotia Leadership Council at the Halifax Central Library on Nov. 2.
Posted October 21st, 2019
Arts Nova Scotia and the Creative Nova Scotia Leadership Council will celebrate The Bus Stop Theatre as part of the 14th Creative Nova Scotia Awards Gala, to be held at the Halifax Central Library, Saturday, November 2, 2019.
Posted October 10th, 2019
Arts Nova Scotia and the Creative Nova Scotia Leadership Council will celebrate artists Amy Brandon, Carol Bruneau, Raven Davis, Lindsay Dobbin, Ariella Pahlke, and Arielle Twist as part of the 14th Creative Nova Scotia Awards Gala, to be held at the Halifax Central Library, Saturday, November 2, 2019.
Posted October 8th, 2019
Latest acquisitions of the Nova Scotia Art Bank now on at the Anna Leonowens Gallery.
Exhibition runs until Wednesday October 16th, 2019.
Posted July 24th, 2019
Arts Nova Scotia is pleased to announce the new Mi’kmaq Arts Program, a funding stream through the Arts Equity Funding Initiative. Full program details including eligibility, guidelines, and application forms are available on the program page.
Posted July 19th, 2019
One week left! Nominate an artist or art org. for an award. Winners of the Portia White Prize, Prix Grand Pré, Established, Emerging, & Indigenous Artist awards, and the Creative Community Impact are honoured at a gala in the fall. Collectively, the awards are worth $95,000.