The New York Foundation for the Arts (NYFA) provides the concrete resources that working artists and emerging arts organizations need to thrive. For over 40 years, NYFA has provided artists with crucial support, including grants, access to additional funding sources, information resources, and professional development training.
NYFA's giving circle members are dedicated to empowering artists across all disciplines. By becoming a member, you'll engage with the cultural community — and play a vital role in helping NYFA support artists at all stages in their careers.
Circles and Benefits
- Subscription to NYFA's Donor e-newsletter with updates on events, openings, and news about NYFA-affiliated artists, including interviews and special features
- Recognition on our website as a donor
- Subscription to NYFA's Donor e-newsletter, with events, openings, and news about NYFA-affiliated artists, including interviews and special features
- Invitations to NYFA special events
- All the benefits of the Studio Circle
- Acknowledgement in our Annual Report
- Invitations to private events hosted by Board Members, NYFA-affiliated artists, and our partners, including the annual NYSCA/NYFA Artist Fellows Party
- All the benefits of the Patrons Circle
- Subscription to our quarterly e-newsletter, The Artist's Eye — full of global cultural recommendations from NYFA-affiliated artists
- Invitation to our artist dinner
- All the benefits of the Producers Circle
- Invitation to private studio visits and rehearsals
- Opportunity for NYFA to curate a private event for you and up to 10 guests
Donate via Check
Our mailing address is: New York Foundation for the Arts
c/o Development Department
20 Jay Street, Suite 740
Brooklyn, NY 11201 Make checks payable to "New York Foundation for the Arts."
Image Credit: Michael L. Royce, Anna Deavere Smith (Fiscally Sponsored), James Casabere (Fellow in Sculpture '89, Photography '85, '94), Faith Ringgold (Fellow in Painting '88), Judith K. Brodsky, and Zhou Long (Fellow in Music Composition '00) at NYFA's 2016 Hall of Fame Benefit, Photo Credit: Carl Timpone/BFA.com