Month: May 2013



Con Edison Immigrant Artist Program Newsletter, Issue No. 45

– Featured Artist: Ioan Florea NYFA first encountered Transylvanian born artist Ioan Florea after his immediate and empathetic response to Hurricane Sandy six months ago. Founder of C.A.S. Paints, Ioan donated more than more than 1,200 tubes and containers of paints, gels, and sample sets to NYFA for artists impacted by the storm. Hundreds of artists benefited…

Meet A NYFA Artist: Carol Golemboski

Carol Golemboski, self-portrait, 2012 NYFA speaks with Carol Golemboski (NYFA Fellow in Photography, 2002) about her new interactive artist’s book for the iPad, Psychometry, based on her photographic series of the same name. Psychometry recently won the “Outstanding E-Book Achievement” award from the Independent Publisher Book Awards. Psychometry app cover, 2013 NYFA: Will you tell…

The Business of Art: The Business of Practicing Your Art (Part I of II)

There is a market out there for every artist. The difference between a successful artist and a struggling one is the maintenance of a healthy and manageable balance between the practice of creating work and the business of supporting that practice.  As you embark on a career as an artist or continue your journey working…