Acquisitions

Acquisitions

The program collectionArtNB purchases artwork by contemporary New Brunswick artists every two years.

Eligibility

Eligible New Brunswick artists may be:

  • Emerging
  • Mid-career, or
  • Established


Description

collectionArtNB (formerly The New Brunswick Art Bank), established in 1968, celebrates the province’s excellence in the visual arts through its collection of artwork by New Brunswick artists.

collectionArtNB invites professional artists working in New Brunswick for more than one year to submit artwork for acquisition. We highly encourage artists from all - Anglophone, Francophone and Indigenous – communities to apply.

Application process:

Keep an eye out here for the next call for new artworks!

Frequently Ask Questions

To register for Direct Deposit, you must complete and send the Direct Deposit Form to Service NB.

Yes, you may contact the program officer responsible for the program to get feedback on your application if you are not successful. Jury comments may also be shared for juried programs.

collectionArtNB currently has approximately 960 pieces of artwork in our collection. These have been acquired throughout the past 50 years.

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