Month: March 2014



Art21 film documents NYFA Fellow Shana Moulton The film What is your tree? — produced by Art21 as part of its “New York Close Up” series — documents artist Shana Moulton (Fellowship, Interdisciplinary Work, 2012; Emergency Relief Fund, 2013) and composer Nick Hallett reheasing and performing their collaborative, one-act opera, Whispering Pines 10. The opera is being staged at the New…

How to Create a Performing Arts Video Work Sample (Part 2 of 3): Plan, Then Shoot.

Tips for hiring a pro or doing it yourself. The first installment of this series was all about context – your video work sample as part of an application. Now, let’s talk about capturing the footage. The key is planning ahead. Because you’re introducing a new, technical aspect into your work by filming it, you’ll need…

#videoworksample NYFA’s three-part guide to creating a performing arts video work sample expands its reach to social media this week, as guide author Lisa Szolovits, NYFA’s Researcher, Artist Resources, takes to our Twitter to answer questions from readers. Tag questions #videoworksample, and follow along with the conversation here.  Part 2 of the guide will be…