Month: January 2012



Con Edison Immigrant Artist Program Newsletter, Issue No. 32

Featured Organization: Council on the Arts & Humanities for Staten Island (COAHSI) This month we’re pleased to feature the Council on the Arts & Humanities for Staten Island (COAHSI) and highlight its dedication to supporting the folk arts on Staten Island, which are a vital part of its cultural fabric. COAHSI sees that the appreciation…

Meet a NYFA Artist: Leila Nadir and Cary Peppermint (EcoArtTech)

Opening reception of ecoarttech’s installation Wild Info Net in the Upper Catskill Mountains NYFA speaks with Leila Nadir and Cary Peppermint, 2009 Digital/Electronic Arts Fellows NYFA: Hi Leila and Cary, please tell us a little bit about yourselves and what you’re currently working on. LN/CP: We are an eco-art/theory collaborative and former New Yorkers now…