Month: April 2018



Monday Motivation | Creative Cover Letters

Kick off your week with Monday Motivation! Tip of the week Write a Memorable Cover Letter: For many positions in the creative sector, a cover letter doesn’t need to be dry in order to be professional. Write a thoughtful cover letter that is specific to the position to which you are applying, and try to…

NYFA Inducts Paul Beatty, Phil Gilbert, and Carolee Schneemann into its Hall of Fame

Arts leaders celebrated at April 12 Hall of Fame Benefit The New York Foundation for the Arts (NYFA) inducted three arts leaders into its Hall of Fame during its annual benefit on April 12 at Capitale. The evening’s honorees were Paul Beatty, celebrated writer who received the Man Booker Prize for his novel The Sellout…

Conversations | Making Your Way as an Immigrant Performing Artist

Q&A with Aryo Wicaksono, musician and Membership Manager at Grantmakers in the Arts. Aryo Wicaksono joined us on #ArtistHotline last month to discuss community building and creating a career as an immigrant performing artist, and we’re expanding on our Twitter Q&A here with fresh insights. Wicaksono has performed as a featured soloist and chamber musician…

Event | Navigating the Creative Technology Scene in New York and Beyond Panel in Mandarin

Learn how to tackle challenges and spot opportunities in the cross-disciplinary sector. 點擊這裡查閱中文活動介紹 As technologies advance, more artists are exploring cross-disciplinary creation and bringing cutting-edge innovation into their practices and projects, while cultural and higher education institutions and corporations are actively supporting new ways of storytelling via multiple platforms and resources. As a Mandarin-speaking creator,…

活动 | 创意科技在纽约及彼岸中文座谈会

如何在跨界领域发现机遇、应对挑战。 Click here to read this post in English. 随着科学技术的飞速发展,越来越多的艺术家在跨界领域进行探索和尝试,将前沿科技融入到自己的创作及项目中。文化机构、高校和企业则提供不同的平台和资源积极支持着这种新兴叙事方式的发展。作为创客的你面临着什么样的机遇和挑战?艺术家和创意人如何能更好的利用纽约、美国以及全球的各类资源呢? 在纽约市市议员列文(Stephen Levin)提供的文化移民计划资金支持下,纽约艺术基金会(New York Foundation for the Arts)将于2018年5月5日(周六)下午2点至4点在东方创客纽约曼哈顿SoHo空间举办创意科技领域的中文研讨会。 活动:创意科技在纽约及彼岸座谈会 日期:2018年5月5日(周六) 时间:下午2点至4点 地点:东方创客 424 Broadway #602, New York, NY 10013 费用:活动免费,需提前注册 活动将由NYFA培训部高级项目官员蔡赟主持,上海戏剧学院黄昌勇院长将做主旨发言。参与者有机会在活动现场结交业内人士,拓展人脉。邀请的座谈嘉宾有: 刘昕 | 纽约艺术与设计博物馆(Museum of Arts and Design)范里尔艺术家奖获得者(Van Lier Fellow) 关梦桐 | 乒乓策划(Ping Pong Productions)执行和创意总监 巫香瑾 | 艺术家、策展人、纽约视觉艺术学院电脑美术研究所(School of Visual Arts MFA Computer Arts)教员  朱勇 |…