Month: June 2018



Register Now | Artist as Entrepreneur Full Day Boot Camp

Program to be offered on Wednesday, August 22 at NYFA in Brooklyn. The New York Foundation for the Arts (NYFA) is pleased to offer an opportunity for artists in all disciplines to participate in our Artist as Entrepreneur Boot Camp program, established in 2010. The one-day program will be offered on August 22, and will take…

Conversations | Aida Šehović’s Nomadic Monument, “ŠTO TE NEMA”

“How do we talk about and heal from genocide? Who are the custodians of our collective history? Can we imagine a world in which deliberate and systematic destruction of whole groups of people does not exist?” – Aida Šehović, Project Director, ŠTO TE NEMA ŠTO TE NEMA is a nomadic monument led by Aida Šehović that began…

Announcing | Participants in the 2018 Immigrant Artist Mentoring Program: Performing & Literary Arts

New York City-based program pairs immigrant artists with mentors who provide one-on-one support for their artistic practice. Through the support of The Vilcek Foundation, The New York Foundation for the Arts (NYFA) is pleased to announce the participants in the 2018 NYFA Immigrant Artist Mentoring Program: Performing & Literary Arts. NYFA’s Immigrant Artist Mentoring Program…

Monday Motivation | Take Us With You!

Kick off your week with Monday Motivation! Tip of the week Heading out of town this summer? Don’t worry about missing out on new jobs and opportunities while away from your desktop—NYFA Classifieds is now mobile friendly! Whether you’re on the beach or on the subway, NYFA Classifieds is at your fingertips with new listings added every…

Conversations | Ronny Quevedo, Ecuadorian Artist & IAP Mentor

“Try not to hide what you think you are not good at, instead be more proactive about facing what challenges you.” Ronny Quevedo is a New York-based artist from Ecuador whose work addresses immigration, play, and cultural exchange. He will be part of the Pacha, Llaqta, Wasichay: Indigenous Space, Modern Architecture, New Art show that opens this month…