Month: August 2016



Artist News: End of August

Find the work of NYFA Affiliated Artists in New York, around the country, and in the comfort of your own home The last days of summer are filled with opportunities to see the work of NYFA Affiliated Artists. Check out the following exhibitions, screenings, readings, and performances and remember to let us know what you…

Buy Some Swag to Support NYFA

Wondering how you can support NYFA’s mission to empower artists and arts organizations? Look no more! A great way to support NYFA is by purchasing something produced by us. For sale we have Volume II of the NYFA Collection, a commemorative 30th Anniversary tote bag, and our comprehensive career guide The Profitable Artist: A Handbook for…

IAP Interview: Terence Trouillot with artist Joana P. Cardozo

“In my work, as far as I’m concerned, I try to comply with my desires and follow my own truth and my heart. By doing that, hopefully, I might be able to produce some enlightening work.” Terence Trouillot and Joana P. Cardozo recently met as participants of the 2016 Immigrant Artist Mentoring Program. In an email…

Highlights from the August IAP Newsletter #84

Are you currently receiving our free Con Edison Immigrant Artist Program Newsletter? Here are the highlights from this month’s issue:  A featured interview conducted by 2016 Immigrant Artist Program mentor Terence Trouillot with mentee Joana P. Cardozo, co-curator of The Future Perfect. Professional development resources such as the EFA Robert Blackburn Painterly Print Workshop, a…

Fiscal Sponsorship Applications Due September 30

The official start of fall is just a month away!  Gear up for fall grant deadlines and make the most of fundraising opportunities this season with NYFA Fiscal Sponsorship. Check out our list of upcoming borough arts council grant deadlines below. Fiscal Sponsorship Expands Fundraising Capabilities   Fiscal Sponsorship allows artists and organizations to apply…