Unveiling the 2023 NBCCD Diploma Exhibition

A Showcase of Emerging Artistic Talent

Introducing NBCCD’s
2023 Diploma Exhibition

An extraordinary showcase of creativity and innovation.


Beaverbrook Art Gallery
Fredericton, NB

June 10 to August 27, 2023

Steeped in the legacy of technical craft and design and paired with innovation in modern technology, students of the New Brunswick College of Craft & Design (NBCCD) develop their skills as visual storytellers while studying at this longstanding craft and design institute. With this exhibition, the 2023 graduating class from eight diploma programs contribute their visions to the ongoing evolution of New Brunswick’s cultural lexicon. These emerging creatives have toiled through troubling times and continue to chase their dreams despite incredible roadblocks. Their passion, vision, and dedication to crafting a life of creative expression honours the past, indulges in the present, and casts a bold light on the luminous future of craft and design.

Participating diploma exhibits include 3D Digital Design, Ceramics, Fashion Design, Graphic Design, Jewellery/Metal Arts, Photography/Videography, Textile Design, and Wabanaki Visual Arts.

Event Details

The NBCCD Diploma Exhibit 2023 will be open to the public from June 10 to August 27, 2023. Visitors will have the unique opportunity to immerse themselves in a world of artistic expression, witness groundbreaking creations, and experience the future of design and craftsmanship.

Private Opening Reception

The excitement begins with the exclusive Opening Reception on June 9, 2023, from 5pm to 7pm. This event is for NBCCD diploma graduates and their distinguished guests following the convocation reception. It will serve as a prelude to the public opening on June 10, offering attendees an insider’s perspective into the exceptional talent nurtured within NBCCD’s programs.

Diverse Diploma Programs

From intricately designed jewellery to thought-provoking fashion lines and cutting-edge digital creations, each piece represents the culmination of years of dedication, skill development, and creative exploration.

The 2023 NBCCD Diploma Exhibition promises to be an unforgettable experience for art enthusiasts and the general public alike.

Mark Your Calendars

This showcase of emerging artistic talent will be held at the renowned Beaverbrook Art Gallery, located at 703 Queen St. in Fredericton, NB.

Monday –  Wednesday, Friday, Saturday
10 a.m. — 5 p.m.
10 a.m. — 9 p.m.*
12 p.m. — 5 p.m.
*Admission by donation from 5 – 9 p.m.

Join us from June 10 to August 27, 2023, and witness the next generation of creative pioneers as they leave their indelible mark on the art world.

Follow us on social media and join the conversation using the official hashtags: #NBCCDDiplomaExhibit. We can’t wait to welcome you to this celebration of creativity, passion, and the limitless possibilities of art at the 2023 NBCCD Diploma Exhibition!


Located in the heart of downtown Fredericton, the New Brunswick College of Craft and Design (NBCCD) empowers its students to achieve sustainable, creative careers in fine craft and design. 

We offer eight diploma programs, each focused on a specific field of fine craft and design; and two certificate programs—one program will expose you the foundational principles of visual art and design, the other is focused on creative entrepreneurship. 

Whether your creative goal is to start your own arts studio practice, get a job as a creative professional, or return to the classroom one day as an arts instructor in one of our programs, we give you the tools and opportunities to get there! 

Start your journey to your arts career with our Foundation Visual Arts program in Fredericton, New Brunswick; Saint John, New Brunswick; or online. 

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At NBCCD, we believe in nurturing creativity, innovation, and strong business skills, ensuring that our graduates are not just skilled artisans but also savvy entrepreneurs, ready to make their mark in the ever-evolving world of craft and design.