Month: September 2013



Con Edison Immigrant Artist Program Newsletter, Issue No. 49

Special Report: Immigrant Artist Program @ DUMBO and Governor’s Island Since its inception in 2007, NYFA’s Immigrant Artist Program (IAP) has served more than 100 artists through its Mentoring Program covering a range of disciplines from visual and performing to literary and multi-disciplinary to folk and traditional arts. This fall the Immigrant Artist Program is highlighted at…

Meet A NYFA Artist: Katya Grokhovsky

Katya Grokhovsky, Selfie as an artist with mask, mixed media, 2013 NYFA speaks to Katya Grokhovsky (NYFA Immigrant Artist Mentee, 2012) about matters including: her interdisciplinary work; her current solo exhibition, Bodybeautiful, at Galerie Protege; her piece in NYFA’s exhibition at the Governors Island Art Fair this September; and her experience as an immigrant artist. NYFA:…

Spotlight: The Clark Hulings Fund

Elizabeth Hulings Diamond. Photo: Ken Howard The Clark Hulings Fund for Burgeoning Visual Artists helps early-stage professionals take advantage of specific opportunities that will drive their careers forward. By providing support at pivotal moments, The Fund strives to improve the prospects of up-and-coming artists, and enable others to encounter and be enriched by their work.…

The Business of Art: Business Insurance for Individual Artists

The old adage business is personal rings true for many artists. Depending on where you are in your career and practice as well as your personal preferences, you may find that there is a lot of overlap between your personal and professional life. Perhaps your studio space exists somewhere in your living quarters. Maybe your close friends…