New Brunswick

Strength in Numbers: the Creative Value of Artist-Run Centres

Strength in Numbers: the Creative Value of Artist-Run Centres

by Cat LeBlanc

Throughout my 18 years at the New Brunswick Filmmakers’ Co-operative, I have had many occasions to reflect on what “the real strength of artist-run culture” is and why it is important to have some type of structure and organization in place. With the advancement of affordable technology, which has allowed filmmakers to have home editing…

Inspiration
Mount Allison University: A Model of Cultural Engagement

Mount Allison University: A Model of Cultural Engagement

by Johanne Tremblay

Mount Allison University is located in Sackville, a small but vibrant community with a population of 5,500, located in southeastern New Brunswick. The town was designated “Cultural Capital of Canada” in 2008, and has a rich Mi’kmaq, Acadian and Loyalist heritage, which co-exist alongside the contemporary arts…

Inspiration
Read Around New Brunswick

Read Around New Brunswick

by Christin Sheridan

New Brunswick Public Library Service invites everyone to join in an exciting reading challenge that’s popping up in libraries all across the province, Read Around New Brunswick! Read Around New Brunswick challenges you to read books set in, or written by authors from, six New Brunswick regions inspired by the province’s scenic drives: North, Acadian…

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Mount Allison University  Does Culture Days

Mount Allison University
Does Culture Days

by Rosemary Polegato

This video is Inspiration 101 for teachers and students who want to create a Culture Days event. Students at Mount Allison University show how they organize and present lively, interactive events. The citizens of Sackville, NB, enjoy music, drama, poetry, and visual art while they eat lunch, shop, pick up their mail, and do their…

Inspiration
First National Congress Presents Unique Learning Opportunity for Canadian Artists and Organizations

First National Congress Presents Unique Learning Opportunity for Canadian Artists and Organizations

by Anna Meshcherova

In addition to the many free tools and resources that support organizers’ successful Culture Days participation each year, many other opportunities have been generated through the Culture Days network that help artists and organizations develop effective ways of sharpening their audience outreach and public engagement practices. From new collaborations, contacts and marketing skills, to creative…

Events

Latest News from Nova Scotia, New Brunswick and Newfoundland & Labrador

by Culture Days

Culture Days will take place in Nova Scotia, New Brunswick and Newfoundland & Labrador on September 24 – 26, 2010. Please read the national call for activity organizers and submit your activity information using this registration form. Each provincial initiative is supported by a volunteer committee known as the Provincial Task Force. Charged with facilitating…

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