Alison Veino

2023 Winner

"Thank you, Jane LeBlanc Legacy Fund and the jurors of the JL Micro-Bursary Program! My heart is bursting with joy from the news, and I appreciate the tremendous support of this inaugural award. Special thanks to the jury and the generous sponsors for this award, Cat LeBlanc and Maureen LeBlanc! These funds are paramount to my ability to continue serving our community and beyond, as well as taking another course that will assist me in developing a specific area of my artwork. I am tremendously thankful to the LeBlanc family for this new opportunity for NB Artists.  I welcome you to follow my journey through my social media platforms or by subscribing to my newsletter on my website."

Alison is a St. Thomas University & ArtsLink NB CATAPULT artist accelerator program graduate. She is known for her colourful abstract fluid art, which conveys the process of decay, transformation, and metamorphosis. She has worked collaboratively with a Canadian Fashion designer, has exhibited in numerous group exhibitions, juried for multiple Artists in Residences, is a mentor through ArtsLink NB, and has completed collaborations and commissions for hotels and many businesses. Alison is well-represented in social and print media. Her work resides in private and public collections in New Brunswick and across Canada, the US, and Europe.

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Photo of Alison by Zach Lake Productions