August 2019: St. Andrews, Fredericton and Bathurst! Every summer ArtsLink hits the road with for a fun night of art, conversations, and snacks! Artists are given the opportunity to present their practices in a casual setting.
Oct. 27, 2019: This year we will be hosting our AGM in partnership with MusicNB’s Festival (506) in Moncton. There will be an exciting panel discussion surrounding ideas of place and identity in the NB music scene, and updates on work being done in the cultural sector. Come and chat about our past year and future plans.
Opening Sept. 6th at the Saint John Arts Center is INTER: FUSE, LACE, RELATE, A touring exhibition of work by the artists who participated in the Cross-Cultural Creation Residency 2019. The exhibition will travel to Saint John, Metepenagiag, Moncton, and Caraquet.
START TO FINISH SKILLS WORKSHOPS
- Fall/Spring: As always, we will be providing valuable career development programs. Locations TBA. All sessions will focus on building skills for a strong arts career. This initiative is also supplemented with an annual workbook.
CRITICAL WRITING IN THE ARTS
- Fall 2019: This 2-day intensive is intended for eager arts writers to learn from some amazing facilitators. Participants will learn how to describe and evaluate arts for various audiences and publications. Participants will also learn how to pitch their work and will benefit from one follow up editing session from the course instructors. Application required.
CROSS-CULTURAL CREATION RESIDENCY
- Date TBD: This is a unique program that offered a 3-week paid residency to an Anglophone, Indigenous and Acadian artist to work on collaborative and community-based creation projects. Each week the artists have travelled to a new community to immerse themselves in a new community and their work.
Fall/Spring: Our Arts Accelerator is unique amid the field of business accelerators as it is specialized for the needs of artists. This program helps artists of all disciplines learn essential business skills to build their career. Application required.
ArtsLink NB offers a wide range of high-calibre programming.
Past programs include: