Month: April 2019



Monday Motivation | Keep Track of Your Work

Kick off your week with Monday Motivation! Tip of the week Write down your accomplishments on a regular basis, even if you are not actively looking for a job. Not only this will help you visualize and plan your career path better, but will also make writing your next cover letter a much less daunting…

Conversations | Techung

“Immigrant artists naturally face more challenges but they should never give up on their art and instead work toward finding possibilities.” Techung is a Tibetan folk and freedom singer/songwriter/performer living in exile and a recipient of a 2018 NYSCA/NYFA Artist Fellowship in Folk/Traditional Arts. Last year, he was a guest speaker at the NYSCA/NYFA Artist…

Event | Artists as Innovators Exhibition at SUNY Plattsburgh

Exhibition runs through August 9, 2019 and includes public events with NYSCA/NYFA Artist Fellows. The New York Foundation for the Art’s (NYFA) Artists as Innovators exhibition commemorates three decades of NYSCA/NYFA Artist Fellowships and is touring to SUNY campuses through Spring 2020. The landmark exhibition, which celebrates a program that has supported more than 4,000 artists in…

Apply Now | The Recharge Foundation Fellowship for New Surrealist Art

This $5,000 award, administered by NYFA, is open to painters in the U.S. and U.S. Territories. The New York Foundation for the Arts (NYFA) has announced the creation of the Recharge Foundation Fellowship for New Surrealist Art, a $5,000 award for painters living in the United States and U.S. Territories who are working in the…

Monday Motivation | Don’t Begin at the Beginning

A resume is a story of your accomplishments, but unlike most stories, this one should begin at the end. Your resume should quickly introduce who you are, and employers are more interested in your current professional work. Kick off your list of experiences with the most recent one and then proceed in reverse chronological order.…