Month: May 2016



IAP Feature: Immigrant Heritage Month

NYFA’s Immigrant Artist Program (IAP) is pleased to announce an exhibition featuring alumni of the Immigrant Artist Mentoring program hosted by Office for New Americans, in partnership with Immigrant Heritage Month.  The New York Department of State’s Office for New Americans will honor Immigrant Artists for contributions to New York immigrant heritage and culture during…

Artist News: May Edition Part III

NYFA Affiliated Artists at the Queens Museum & More! Queens International 2016Judith Barry (Fellow in Conceptual/Performance Art ‘86, Performance Art/Emergent Forms ’90, Performance Art/Emergent Forms ’97), Matthew Buckingham (Fellow in Film ’01), Magali Duzant (Fiscally Sponsored Artist), Flux Factory (Boot Camp Participants), Oded Hirsch (Fellow in Film/Video ’12), Clifford Owens (Fellow in Performance Art/Multidisciplinary Work…

Highlights from the May IAP Newsletter #81

Are you currently receiving our free Con Edison Immigrant Artist Program Newsletter? In this month’s issue, we are celebrating Immigrant Heritage Month. Our highlights include: An exhibition hosted by The New York Department of State’s Office of New Americans featuring the work of our Immigrant Artist Mentoring Program alumni Julio Austria (IAP ‘14), Sophia Chizuco…

NYFA at Auburn Public Theater

In partnership with the New York State Council on the Arts’ (NYSCA) State & Local Partnerships program, NYFA is pleased to present two public programs at Auburn Public Theater, one for arts administrators and one for artists.  This initiative is part of NYFA’s entrepreneurial training in Central and Western New York. NYFA Arts Administrators Meet…

NYFA Board Chair Judith K. Brodsky Awarded Honorary Doctor of Fine Arts by Rider University

“My message is twofold, one is to be passionate about something in the world, and the other is don’t just accept things as they are.” On Friday, May 13, 2016, NYFA Board Chair Judith K. Brodsky received an honorary Doctor of Fine Arts at Rider University’s spring commencement ceremony. In her speech, Judith told graduates…