Month: June 2014



Consultant Bios: Doctor’s Hours for Fundraising, July 24

Register here for Doctor’s Hours after 11:00 AM EST on July 3. These bios provide an opportunity for you to research which consultants would be appropriate for the advice and feedback you are seeking. David Dean, Development and fundraising David Dean has over 25 years of experience as an arts administrator and non-profit fundraiser. He…

Announcing: Doctor’s Hours for Fundraising

Presenting an all-new Doctor’s Hours on July 24 New York Foundation for the Arts (NYFA) is pleased to announce the first multidisciplinary Doctors’ Hours for Fundraising, a program developed in response to a need, expressed by artists working in all artistic disciplines, for advice regarding crowdfunding, grant writing, donor cultivation, and other aspects of fundraising.…

Con Edison Immigrant Artist Program Newsletter, Issue No. 58

FEATURED ARTIST: EUNBI KIM, PIANIST This month, IAP highlights New York City-based pianist and NYFA Artist as Entrepreneur alumnus Eunbi Kim, who produces modern interdisciplinary concert experiences. Kim thrives in collaborating with other art forms to present classical and contemporary music in unique settings. We took the opportunity to learn more about her background, interest in music entrepreneurship and…

Announcing: Participants in the 2014 NYFA Mentoring Program for Immigrant Artists

Congratulations to our 2014 Mentors and Mentees New York Foundation for the Arts (NYFA) is pleased to announce the participants in the 2014 NYFA Mentoring Program for Immigrant Artists. Now in its eighth year, the program pairs immigrant artists working in all disciplines with artist mentors who provide one-on-one support for their mentees, guiding them…

Meet a NYFA Artist: Michelle Lopez

Process, iconography, and geography NYFA talks to Michelle Lopez (Artspire, Sponsored Project; AFP ‘11 Sculpture) about her current exhibition at the Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum, building a forty-foot sculpture, and the iconographies of airplanes, flags, and female hair. NYFA: Congratulations on your current exhibition at the Aldrich Museum, Angels, Flags, Bangs, which features new and…