Month: November 2015



Making a Murderer on Netflix

NYFA Fiscally Sponsored project Eighteen to Life can now be binge-watched on Netflix Get excited for the NYFA Fiscally Sponsored project Eighteen to Life which was picked up by the internet streaming service Netflix and will premier as Making a Murderer on December 18, 2015! Members worldwide can watch the documentary series exclusively on Netflix.…

NYFA congratulates Spike Lee

Back in 1985 Spike Lee was amongst the first artists to ever receive a NYFA Fellowship. Now, for the 30th anniversary of NYFA’s Fellowship program, we are more than excited to announce that Spike Lee has been awarded the Honorary Award at the Academy’s 2015 Governors Awards. Two years after graduating from grad school at…

Applications for NYFA Fiscal Sponsorship Due on December 31

Application Deadline: Thursday, December 31, 2015 As one of the oldest and most reputable programs in the country, NYFA Fiscal Sponsorship offers artists and artist-run organizations access to a large network of funding opportunities among a variety of benefits and services to increase the value of your fundraising efforts. These benefits include: Access to large-scale…

IAP Interview: Jonathan S. Cerullo & Andrei Nikolai Pamintuan

“Theater will outlive every one of us. You pass it on from one generation to the next generation and so on.”  The IAP Mentoring Program is a vital part of NYFA’s Immigrant Artist Program, which pairs immigrant artists working in all disciplines with artist mentors. They provide mentees with one-on-one support and guide them to…