Advocacy is of critical importance to ArtsLink and its members. We work had to ensure policy-makers understand the economic and social contribution of artists, as well as the challenges they face in living and working in New Brunswick.

Provincial Election: Sept. 24, 2018

  • Find your riding and register to vote here.
  • Here are some talking points to help you keep arts and culture in the conversation.
Our partners at the Association acadienne des artistes professionnel.le.s du Nouveau-Brunswick (AAAPNB) have invited each party to offer a video outlining their commitments to NB’s arts sector. Take a look here!


NB Provincial party arts and culture platforms:

The Premier’s Taskforce on the Status of the artists: meeting to discuss progress on the final report. (Mar. 2017)

We present our members’ concerns at numerous discussions at the provincial, national and international levels, including: Maine-New Brunswick Cultural Initiative Taskforce (ongoing); New Brunswick Cultural Human Resources Transition Committee; New Brunswick Cultural Policy Renewal Roundtable (2012-2013); New Brunswick Cultural Industries Strategy Working Group (2013-2014); Arts Day at the Legislature (ongoing); Pre-budget consultations, attendance at provincial budget presentation (2012); The Premier’s Taskforce on the Status of the Artist (ongoing); Leaders’ Forum on Arts and Culture (2010); and preliminary discussions on the Premier’s Committee on the Socio-Economic Status of the Artist (2010-2011).

In this section you will find:

Media and interviews: