Brunie Brunie

Name

Brunie Brunie

Jurisdiction

Nanaimo

Running for

City/Town Council

Party or Slate (if applicable)

N/A

Funding

Do you know how much your local government invests in the arts? Would you commit to advocating for an increase in that cultural investment for arts, culture, and heritage in your community, within the capacity of your elected body?

Without art and culture we are barbarians yes I advocate for increased w

Advocacy

If elected, will you take an active role on behalf of your local government in championing the growth of arts, culture and heritage in your community? Why?

I will be delighted to take an active role am myself a playwright..artist

Education

Students with an education rich in the arts have better grade point averages and are three times more likely to get a degree. Will you commit to making the arts a critical component of every child’s education? If so, how?

Every child must allowed to be creative and have opportunity to express their personal creativity

Cultural Growth

How will your local government maintain or grow its investment in cultural programs in your community?

By having art fairs programs of enhancement and engaging the public restroom for tourism

Cultural Spaces

Will you work to ensure access to affordable, sustainable cultural spaces for artists and arts organizations? If so, how?

Great for tourist to be exposed to local art and space could be allocated where people could see artists at their work..native carvers for exampleby

Cultural Tourism

How do you propose to improve cultural tourism in your community?

By allocating a centre showcasing our many wonderful creative artists

How do you propose to attract or retain artists and cultural workers in your community?

More Art made available to the general public..paintings in banks restaurants on a for sale revolving basismost

Key Issues

What do you feel is the single most important issue relating to arts, culture, and heritage in your community, and what action will you take to address it?

Mostly the general public is not aware of the richness of the arts and it needs more opportunity to be presentedi

Participation

How do you personally engage in the cultural life of the community? (e.g. involvement on committees, attending arts and culture events, etc.)

I try to participate as much as possible