Month: May 2019



Event | NYFA Resources and Services Talk in Saratoga Springs, NY

Artists of all disciplines are invited to join us for this free event in Saratoga Springs, NY on Saturday, July 13. The New York Foundation for the Arts (NYFA), in partnership with New York State Council on the Arts’ (NYSCA) State & Local Partnerships program, will present a free public program for artists of all…

Event | NYFA Arts Administrator Meet Up in Saratoga Springs, NY

Arts administrators in the Adirondacks, the Capital Region, and the North Country regions are invited to join us on Thursday, July 11. Are you an arts administrator working in the Adirondacks, Capital Region, or the North Country? Join The New York Foundation for the Arts (NYFA), in partnership with the New York State Council on the Arts’…

Museum Professionals: Three Ways an Online Master’s Degree Can Work for You

In our latest #NYFAPartner spotlight, learn how you can elevate your skills and enhance your knowledge of the museum sector without making difficult financial sacrifices. Professionals who entered the workforce after completing an undergraduate degree may find themselves at a crossroads, wondering whether they should attend graduate school to gain new skills and expand potential…

Event | “Urban Tribes: Urban Caravan” Exhibition

Multidisciplinary program highlights art produced by immigrant artists at several New York exhibition spaces. Beginning June 8, 2019, The New York Foundation for the Arts (NYFA) will host Urban Tribes: Urban Caravan in its Brooklyn gallery space. The multidisciplinary and multi-venue project, organized by the Taiwanese American Arts Council (TAAC), examines the transnational movement of…

Conversations | Ambika Samarthya-Howard

“Without seeing yourself and your stories reflected around you, you do not find the freedom to pursue your true identity and calling.” Born in India and raised in the United States, Ambika Samarthya-Howard is an artist, film producer, and also a mentor in our Immigrant Artist Mentoring Program: Performing and Literary Arts and Head of…