Mission, Vision, Mandate


Strategic Arts Management (SAM) will provide mentorship, management, administration, and other resources to artists and arts organizations at affordable, subsidized rates through a network of high-quality service providers.


Grow and develop the arts in Nova Scotia by supporting organization excellence, sustainability, and promotion.


SAM’s mandate is to:

  • provide management, mentorship, education, leadership, and other services;
  • serve clients from all artistic disciplines and at all budgetary levels;
  • provide services across Nova Scotia