Join & Give

The Art Gallery of Nova Scotia is an anchor of Nova Scotia’s cultural tourism, home to iconic artworks that reflect Nova Scotia’s culture to the world, as well as a showcase for temporary exhibitions that highlight the art of this region and this country. Home to over 17,000 artworks and host to numerous exhibitions and events annually, the Gallery is a hub of cultural activity in our community.

Guided tour at the GalleryThe Art Gallery of Nova Scotia is a leader in developing innovative art education programming and community engagement. Our outreach programs such as ArtReach and ArtsSmarts allow the public to engage with art throughout Nova Scotia.

If you enjoy and appreciate art and the role that the Art Gallery of Nova Scotia plays as a leader in presenting art to the community, please consider making a gift to the Gallery. The Gallery maintains a vital presence in the community through the generosity of corporations, foundations and from people like you.

Your contribution – whether it be volunteering, donating, sponsoring, or becoming a member– helps to support, nurture, and encourage the continued growth of the Art Gallery of Nova Scotia.

Signature Event

Studio 54 is a benefit Gala that raises funds to help the Gallery build exhibitions and deliver educational public programs. Since 2010 this event has gathered artists, benefactors, art lovers and fun seekers; creating an exciting environment in which to connect with friends, colleagues and clients. Your support will ensure cultural enrichment for all, from young professionals to youth at risk and people with special needs to students and families. Proceeds of the annual gala contribute to education and public programming for the Art Gallery of Nova Scotia.