Business & Arts NL

Spotlight On Partnerships

Incorporation vs Sole Proprietorship: Q&A with Joe Cardoulis of Grant Thornton & Felicia Tupper of Benson Buffett

Whether you’ve been a creative professional for years, or are just starting out, there might come a time when you start to consider if you should continue as a sole proprietor, or make the leap and incorporate. But which makes the most sense for you and your overall goals? Do you have a good grasp… Read more »

Q&A with Artist Jud Haynes

If you’re familiar with the Newfoundland and Labrador arts scene, you likely know the name Jud Haynes. A man of many talents – graphic designer, illustrator, print maker and musician – the St. John’s resident has been keeping busy making eye-catching and thoughtful art that’s captured attention both at home and abroad. He has created… Read more »

Spotlight on Tourism Elliston & Potter Bill Raymond

When communities support the arts, everyone benefits – from the artists themselves, to visitors and local businesses and residents. On the Bonavista Peninsula, Two Whales Coffee Shop and Fishers’ Loft Inn (read more here and here) are just two examples of businesses that have embraced the arts to help enhance the visitor experience, while giving… Read more »

Spotlight on the Memorial University #ComePlayWithMeNL Piano (Signal Hill Campus) & Artist Jud Haynes

  Public pianos encourage moments of creativity and community in our busy lives. Created by British artist Luke Jerram in 2008, the “Play Me, I’m Yours” street piano project began in Birmingham, UK and has since turned into a bonafide movement with more than 1,900 street pianos installed in 60 cities across the globe, reaching… Read more »

Spotlight on Opera on the Avalon & ArtSupport NL

Opera and musical theatre not only delights and entertains, it also helps educate, inspire and bring audiences together through a shared meaningful experience. If you’ve ever attended a performance by Opera on the Avalon (OOTA), you probably know the feeling. Through productions such as “As One,” “Ours,” the upcoming “Shanawdithit” and countless others, OOTA has… Read more »

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