Business & Arts NL

Spotlight On Partnerships

Developing Your Artist Statement: Q&A with Mireille Eagan of The Rooms

Imagine for a moment that you have to describe your art to someone who has never experienced it – what would you say? While your creation itself may speak volumes, chances are many people’s first encounter with you and your work will be via a website, news release or grant application. While describing your work… Read more »

Developing a Marketing Plan: Q&A with Andrea Brocklehurst of KPMG

While some people may think that artists have the luxury of solely creating all day, artists are businesspeople too. Their careers don’t just take off by themselves – it’s the result of a lot of hard work, thinking about their goals and strategically and deliberately planning on how they’re going to achieve them. Whether you’re… Read more »

Spotlight on BMO Financial Group & the Winterset Award

Newfoundlanders and Labradorians have long held a reputation for being great spinners of yarns and tellers of tales. Like saltwater, storytelling is something that runs through our blood and shows us who we are, where we came from and where we’re headed. Our writers have been lauded here at home, nationally and internationally, and thanks… Read more »

Estate Planning for Artists: Q&A with Adrienne Mercer, Sarah Dykema & Laura Brazil of McInnes Cooper

As an artist, you’ve probably spent a lifetime creating. Have you ever thought about who will inherit your works after your death? What about intellectual property rights? Do you have a plan so that your loved ones will be taken care of? While it may be considered a morbid topic, estate planning is something that… Read more »

Spotlight on Templeton’s

Just as our artistic and creative communities contribute to the liveliness and liveability of the city, local businesses are also part of what makes St. John’s so great. Some of them have been around for so long that they feel like part of the family, or that friendly neighbour who you look forward to chatting… Read more »

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