New Brunswick Calling Convening
9:00am - 1:00pm
Music New Brunswick, Maine Arts Commission, and SPACE present… New Brunswick Calling.
During First Friday Art Walk, we’ll host a diverse mix of New Brunswick music with experimental rock trio Motherhood, Mi’kmaq rapper-producer-singer Wolf Castle, string duo Pallmer, and eclectic selector DJ Lu. More info here.
On Saturday, music and arts workers from Maine and New Brunswick will convene in the morning and afternoon for roundtable conversations and social events. All invited and all welcome, but RSVP strongly encouraged! Full schedule below.
9:00am – coffee and pastries
mingle with musicians, artists, and music industry workers from New Brunswick and Maine and check out SPACE’s Techno Worlds exhibit.
9:30am – Funding & Support for Musicians & Artists panel discussion
with Jean Surette (Music New Brunswick)
David Greenham (Maine Arts Commission)
Kelsey Halliday-Johnson (SPACE Gallery)
10:30am – Cross-Border Touring for Maine and New Brunswick Musicians panel discussion
with Penny Stevens (Motherhood / Flourish Festival)
Jeff Beam (One Longfellow Square)
Zach Atkinson (Capital Complex)
Peter McLaughlin (SPACE)
noon – lunch
all registered attendees can enjoy a catered lunch from Foodie Friends.
This initiative is supported by the New Brunswick Department of Tourism, Heritage and Culture, FACTOR, the Government of Canada, the Maine Arts Commission, SPACE Gallery, and the First Amendment Museum.
Funded in part by a grant from the Maine Arts Commission, an independent state agency supported by the National Endowment for the Arts.