Month: March 2011



Con Edison Immigrant Artist Program Newsletter, Issue No. 22

Featured Organization: Bronx Council on the Arts (BCA) This month’s featured organization is the Bronx Council on the Arts (BCA), which is a non-profit arts organization founded in 1962. As the official cultural agency of Bronx County, the BCA provides residents from multicultural backgrounds with diverse cultural services and arts programs. Basically, the BCA not…

Interviewed by: Suzan Sherman and Daniel Wentworth Shot and edited by: Melissa Friedling/Slouch Productions The Artist’s Life: Sigrid Nunez In 1976 Sigrid Nunez moved in with her boyfriend David Rieff—and his famous mother, Susan Sontag—at 340 Riverside Drive. Nunez was in her 20s at the time and just beginning to make her own fledgling marks…

Meet a NYFA Artist: Sandra Archer Morris Bell

NYFA speaks with 2003 Crafts Fellow Sandra Archer Morris Bell. NYFA: Hi Sandra, what are some of your recent creations & what are you working on now? SB: I’ve been working with hundreds of students all over New York City on arts & education projects. In addition, I created The Ndunga Public Art Project, a…