Month: October 2018



Monday Motivation | It All Adds Up

Kick off your week with Monday Motivation! Tip of the week Include concrete metrics in your resume where you can. For example, if in a previous position you were a part of a team that increased website traffic by a strong percentage, make note of that impactful number. If you’re not currently job-searching, make things…

Event | Doctor’s Hours for Visual and Multidisciplinary Artists

Monday, November 19 event will offer one-on-one sessions with arts professionals. Are you a visual or multidisciplinary artist in need of some career advice? The New York Foundation for the Arts (NYFA) is pleased to announce an upcoming session of Doctor’s Hours for Visual and Multidisciplinary Artists (Drawing, Painting, Printmaking, Sculpture, Video, Film, Photography, New…

Conversations | Gal Nissim, Interdisciplinary Artist & IAP alumna

“Today, as an immigrant artist in New York, I realize that being part of a community that is like-minded and yet diverse is critical for my professional and personal growth.” Gal Nissim is a New York-based interdisciplinary artist and researcher who bridges art, science, and technology to create interactive work that invites participants to explore…

The Art of the Application | The Excerpt Explanation & Technical Statement

Shine in each aspect of your NYSCA/NYFA Artist Fellowship submission with the latest from the Art of the Application. In this edition of The Art of the Application, we clarify what an Excerpt Explanation is and give pointers on what to include in a Technical Statement. Be sure to always read through the Application Guidelines…

Monday Motivation | Stay Organized

Kick off your week with Monday Motivation! Tip of the week Creating a spreadsheet is a simple and effective way to keep track of your job applications. It doesn’t have to be fancy, and it’s up to you how detailed you’d like it to be. There are also ways to cut down on the mental overhead to…