Month: March 2015



WORKSHOP: EVERY ARTIST INSURED ON APRIL 21

Join NYFA and The Actors Fund for a Free Workshop Struggling to make ends meet and unable to afford health insurance? Paying a tax penalty for being uninsured last year?  Wondering if you qualify for Medicaid? Think you missed your chance to enroll in low-cost or free health insurance? Maybe not! Come to EVERY ARTIST…

HOW TO BUDGET AS AN ARTIST

Gain Confidence in Your Finances in 3 Easy Steps For artists of all disciplines – painters, writers, actors, musicians, dancers and performers – sharing their creative practice and passion is essential to their overall success. Another crucial, yet less visible component is how they manage their finances. Unfortunately, words like budgeting and taxes can fill…

WORKSHOP: VISA APPLICATION AND LEGAL ISSUES FOR IMMIGRANT ARTISTS ON APRIL 29

Presentation by  Christina Kan and Charles Printz This workshop will give an overview of the legal options for immigrant artists, in all disciplines, seeking to pursue an artistic career in the United States. It will cover basic immigration law and visa procedures in addition to unique legal options for artists. Time will be allotted for questions…

CREATIVE CAREERS: HOW TO GET A JOB AT A MUSEUM

“Be prepared to bring your special expertise to the forefront” Are you searching for a creatively satisfying career? Perhaps you don’t know where to begin. Well, good news! NYFA is launching a Creative Careers series to help you learn about diverse job opportunities in the arts.  Each week we’ll highlight an array of occupations and…