Business & Arts NL

Spotlight On Partnerships

Spotlight on the NLCU

When it comes to having the “smarts for the arts,” it’s all about making smart investments and understanding the intricate connection between community, business, people and place. Perhaps no organization knows this better than the Newfoundland and Labrador Credit Union (NLCU). Investment in the arts is a key element of corporate social responsibility (CSR) and… Read more »

Spotlight on Brenda Rowe & Howard House

There is an old saying that “many hands make light work.” This is especially true when it comes to the act of painting. Alone, an artist takes small steps, slowly working towards the bigger picture. But when joined by others, that picture becomes bigger and bolder – a beautiful patchwork of colours, textures and styles,… Read more »

Spotlight on Royal Bank of Canada

Royal Bank of Canada is no stranger to arts sponsorships. On the national stage, they sponsor the RBC Canadian Painting Competition and the Toronto International Film Festival. Locally, they count the St. John’s International Women’s Film Festival (through the RBC Michelle Jackson Award), the Atlantic Film Festival, Theatre Newfoundland Labrador, Artistic Fraud, and Opera on… Read more »

Spotlight on Statoil

While Statoil may have a strong focus on STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) initiatives, the arts are also a key area of sponsorship for the Norwegian company. With the recent announcement of a post-secondary arts scholarship, and a sponsorship of a major music festival, the company is making its mark in the arts community… Read more »

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