Month: March 2020



COVID-19 | Anonymous Was A Woman Introduces Emergency Relief Grant in Response to Coronavirus Crisis

Program provides grants of up to $2,500 for women artists over the age of 40, administered in partnership with New York Foundation for the Arts. Anonymous Was A Woman (AWAW) has introduced an emergency relief grant program to support artists impacted by the COVID-19 crisis that will be administered by New York Foundation for the…

Conversations |  Kyle Lopez

“You owe it to yourself to entrust your art to those who will advocate for it above and beyond an initial acceptance or feature.“ We are excited to interview Kyle Lopez, a Cuban-American poet who just joined New York Foundation for the Arts (NYFA) as the REDC Fellow, NYFA Learning. Lopez is also a graduate…

COVID-19 | Connecting with Audiences in a Time of Isolation

Musicians Alexa Tarantino and Steven Feifke are livestreaming their music from their living room and raising funds for artists while doing it. In this time of great uncertainty, artists of all disciplines are connecting with audiences in digital spaces like never before. Visual artists are giving virtual tours of their gallery shows and more are…

NYFA Coaching | Meet Anne Muntges

Three Questions with NYFA’s Newest Coach NYFA Fiscal Sponsorship’s Anne Muntges is the newest addition to NYFA Coaching, a professional development service for artists, creatives, and arts administrators with individualized sessions with NYFA staff or industry professionals that can be conducted remotely via phone or Skype. Muntges brings over a decade of experience as a…

Announcing | 2020 Emerging Leaders Program Cohort

Congratulations and welcome to the newest cohort of participants in NYFA’s intensive professional development program for arts administrators! New York Foundation for the Arts (NYFA)’s intensive professional development program for arts administrators turns six this year! After careful consideration, we are pleased to announce the participants in the 2020 cohort of our Emerging Leaders Program,…