Month: October 2013



nyfayoungpatrons: On October 24th NYFA artists and patrons gathered at DANY Studios in Manhattan for a private rehearsal with Susan Marshall Dance. Susan was awarded a NYFA Fellowship in Choreography in 1982 and again in 2002. The company has a long history of multidisciplinary collaboration, with over 40 works made in collaboration with musicians, visual…

Con Edison Immigrant Artist Program Newsletter, Issue No. 50

Special Report: From Guatemala to New York, Straight to Pangea Tania Molina de Castellanos, intern in NYFA Curatorial and Fellowships discusses with IAP her experience coming from Guatemala City to New York City begining September 2013. I met the nice people from NYFA in March 2013 when they visited Guatemala for an intensive three-day boot…

Meet a NYFA Artist: Elinor Carucci

Photo Credit: Elinor Carucci/INSTITUTE NYFA speaks to Elinor Carucci (NYFA Fellow in Photography, 2010) about her life as a photographer and her most recent monograph, Mother, which chronicles nine years of photographs of her family. NYFA: What drew you to photography? EC: It was a coincidence. I was fifteen and it happened one afternoon. I…

Spotlight: Open Calls at The Greenpoint Gallery

Founded in 2005, The Greenpoint Gallery is a non-profit gallery that provides New York City artists with affordable and flexible performance, exhibition, and music rehearsal spaces. The Greenpoint Gallery has shown the work of thousands of artists over the years and awarded nearly $100,000 in prize money at its weekly juried competitions. NYFA Classifieds Intern…