This program helps Nova Scotian professional arts organizations create and present artistic work as well as strengthen their artistic and administrative capacity.
What activities can we apply for?
- Create and Present: Supports your organization’s creation, development, production and/or presentation project. May be either a special one-time project or a series or recurring activity. For large, multi-faceted projects, it may be advisable to focus the application on a specific component.
- Commission: Provides an artist fee, and materials if necessary, to commission a professional artist outside of your organization to create a new work.
- Professional Development: Provides funding to help strengthen to artistic or administrative capacity of your organization or artistic community at large.
Who can apply?
-Non-profit professional arts organizations registered in Nova Scotia
-Non-profit organizations registered in Nova Scotia employing professional artists for a project
-University Art Galleries
-A group of three or more professional artists (majority living in Nova Scotia) who are creating a new work together
-Nova Scotia-based publishers commissioning professional artists through the commissioning category
Any or All Disciplines
Project: Creating and Presenting, Professional Development
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