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Girl Power & Fiscal Sponsorship: An Interview with Alysia Lee
March 14, 2016
NYFA interviews Alysia Lee, Executive Director of fiscally sponsored organization 
Sister Cities Girlchoir.

Flushing Town Hall
February 20, 2015
An interview from the Con Edison Immigrant Artist Newsletter with Flushing Town Hall's Executive and Artistic Director Ellen Kodadek about their Lunar New Year celebrartion and community involvement.

Sundance Institute
January 22, 2015
An interview from the Con Edison Immigrant Artist Newsletter with Sundance Institute's Christopher Hibma, Producing Director of the Theatre Program about the Theatre Lab at Sundance Resort and programs in Africa and the Middle East.

Chen Dance Center
December 18, 2014
An interview from the Con Edison Immigrant Artist Newsletter with Chen Dance Center's H.T. Chen, Artistic Director/Founder, and Dian Dong, Associate Director/Education Director about the organization’s work and values as a leading Asian American arts institution.

idir Arts Collective
November 25, 2014
A special report from the Con Edison Immigrant Artist Newsletter on the idir Artists Collective, founded by artists who participated in NYFA Learning's Boot Camp in Dublin, Ireland in 2013.

Russell Martin of Artquest
April 29, 2014
An interview from the Con Edison Immigrant Artist Newsletter with Artquest's Programme Manager Russell Martin about their online resource.

Los Cenzontles Mexican Arts Center
November 13, 2013
NYFA interviews Los Cenzontles Mexican Arts Center’s Development Manager, Lauren M. Merker, about the current programs offered by the organization as well as what can be expected in the future.

Wing Luke Museum of the Asian Pacific American Experience
June 12, 2013
NYFA interviews The Wing Luke Museum of the Asian Pacific American Experience's Marketing Associate, Marites L. Mendoza, about the variety of their programs, their recent designation of Federal Status from the National Park Service, and how artists can get involved with them.

The Fine Art Adoption Network
November 30, 2010
Why artists might be willing, in our shrinking market economy, to embrace the seemingly idealistic notion of a gift economy.


ARTS COUNCILS AND CENTERS IN NEW YORK STATE

We have listed below many local and regional arts councils and centers throughout New York State. Individual performing arts companies, galleries, etc. are not included. Those seeking arts councils and centers throughout the country (including New York State) that have programs for individual artists should consult NYFA Source and the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA)'s Listing of State and Regional Arts Organizations.

New York State Council on the Arts (NYSCA)
The New York State Council on the Arts is dedicated to preserving and expanding the rich and diverse cultural resources that are and will become the heritage of New York's citizens.
300 Park Ave South, 10th Floor
New York, NY 10010
(212) 459-8800
info@arts.ny.gov
http://www.nysca.org/public/home.cfm 

County Organizations

NYSCA lists New York State arts organizations (called "Decentralization Sites") by county here. Below, we list contact information for those organizations, as well as other local arts organizations around New York State.

Albany, Rensselaer, Schenectady

The Arts Center of the Capital Region
265 River Street
Troy, NY 12180
(518) 273-0552
www.artscenteronline.org

Allegany, Cattaraugus, Chautauqua

Cattaraugus County Arts Council
100 W. Main Street
Allegany, NY 14706
(716) 372-7455
www.myartscouncil.net/

Broome, Chenango, Otsego

Chenango County Council of the Arts
27 W. Main Street
Norwich, NY 13815
(607) 336-2787
www.chenangoarts.org

Cayuga, Ontario, Seneca, Wayne, Yates

Finger Lakes Community Arts Grants
Auburn Public Theater
8 Exchange Street
Auburn, NY 13021
(315) 253-6669
http://flcag.org/

Chemung, Schuyler, Steuben, Tioga

ARTS Council of the Southern Finger Lakes
79 W. Market Street
Corning, NY 14830
(607) 962-1332
www.earts.org

Clinton

Strand Center for the Arts
23 Brinkerhoff Street
Plattsburgh, NY 12901
(518) 563-1604
www.plattsburgharts.org

Columbia, Greene, Schoharie

Greene County Council on the Arts
398 Main Street, P.O. Box 463
Catskill, NY 12414
(518) 943-3400
www.greenearts.org

Cortland, Herkimer, Madison, Oneida, Onondaga

Central New York Community Arts Council
John H. Mulroy Civic Center
421 Montgomery Street, 11th Floor
Syracuse, NY 13202
315) 435-2155
www.cnyarts.com

Delaware

Roxbury Arts Group
5025 Vega Mountain Road
Roxbury, NY 12474
(607) 326-7908
www.roxburyartsgroup.org

Dutchess, Ulster

Arts Mid-Hudson
696 Dutchess Turnpike, Suite F
Poughkeepsie, NY 12603
(845) 454-3222
www.artsmidhudson.org

Erie, Niagra

Arts Services Initiative of Western New York
95 Perry Street, Ste 402
Buffalo, NY 14203
(716) 362-8389
www.asiwny.org/

Essex

Arts Council for the Northern Adirondacks
6 Champlain Avenue, P.O. Box 187
Westport, NY 12993
(518) 962-8778
www.artsnorth.org/

Fulton, Montgomery, Saratoga

Saratoga Arts Council
320 Broadway
Saratoga Springs, NY 12866
(518) 584-4132
www.saratoga-arts.org

Genesee, Orleans

Genesee-Orleans Arts Council
201 E. Main Street
Batavia, NY 14020
(585) 343-9313
www.goart.org

Hamilton, Franklin

Adirondack Lakes Center for the Arts
3446 St. Rt. 28 / PO Box 205
Blue Mountain Lake, NY 12812
(518) 352-7715 or (877) 752-7715
www.adirondackarts.org

Jefferson, Lewis, St. Lawrence

St. Lawrence County Arts Council
Town Hall, 18 Elm St. / PO Box 252
Potsdam, NY 13676
(315) 265-6860
www.slcartscouncil.org

Livingston

Livingston Arts
4 Murray Hill Drive
Mt. Morris, NY 14510
(585) 243-6785
http://livingstonarts.org/

Monroe

Arts & Cultural Council for Greater Rochester
31 Prince Street
Rochester, NY 14607
(585) 473-4000
www.artsrochester.org

Nassau

Long Island Arts Council at Freeport
130 E. Merrick Road
Freeport, NY 11520
(516) 223-2522
www.liacfreeport.org

Orange

Orange County Arts Council
26 White Oak Drive / PO Box 574
Sugar Loaf, NY 10981
(845) 469-9168
www.ocartscouncil.org/webpages/

Oswego

Art Association of Oswego, Inc.
1 E. 4th Street
Oswego, NY 13126
http://www.oswegoarts.org/

Oneonta

Community Arts Network of Oneonta
11 Ford Avenue
Oneonta, NY 13820
(607) 432-2070
http://canoneonta.org/

Putnam

Putnam Arts Council
521 Kennicut Hill Road
Mahopac, NY 10541
(845) 803-8622
www.putnamartscouncil.com

Rockland

Arts Council of Rockland
55 West Railroad Avenue
Building 24, Room A
Garnerville, NY 10923
(845) 947-3660
www.artscouncilofrockland.org

Suffolk

East End Arts Council
141 East Main Street
Riverhead, NY 11901
(631) 369-2171
www.eastendarts.org

Huntington Arts Council
213 Main Street
Huntington, NY 11743
(631) 271-8423
www.huntingtonarts.org

Smithtown Township Arts Council
660 Route 25A
St. James, NY 11780
(631) 862-6575
www.stacarts.org

Sullivan

Delaware Valley Arts Alliance
37 Main Street / P.O. Box 170
Narrowsburg, NY 12764
(845) 252-7576
www.delawarevalleyartsalliance.org

Tompkins

Community Arts Partnership
171 East State Street
Ithaca, NY 14850
(607) 273-5072
http://www.artspartner.org

Warren, Washington

Lower Adirondack Regional Arts Council
7 Lapham Place
Glens Falls, NY 12801
(518) 798-1144
http://www.larac.org/

Westchester

Arts Westchester
31 Mamaroneck Avenue, 3rd Floor
White Plains, NY 10601
(914) 428-4220
http://www.artswestchester.org/

Wyoming

Arts Council for Wyoming County
31 South Main Street / P.O. Box 249
Perry, NY 14530
(585) 237-3517
www.artswyco.org

New York City Organizations

New York City Department of Cultural Affairs (DCLA)
31 Chambers Street
New York, New York 10007
(212) 513-9300
www.nyc.gov/html/dcla/html/home/home.shtml

Borough Organizations

Bronx Council on the Arts (BCA)
1738 Hone Avenue
Bronx, NY 10461-1486
(718) 931-9500
www.bronxarts.org

Brooklyn Arts Council (BAC)
20 Jay Street, Suite 616
Brooklyn, NY 11201
(718) 625-0080
www.brooklynartscouncil.org/

Staten Island Arts
10 Ferry Terminal Drive
Staten Island, NY  10301
(718) 447-3329
www.statenislandarts.org

Lower Manhattan Cultural Council (LMCC)
125 Maiden Lane, 2nd Floor
New York, NY  10038
(212) 219-9401

www.lmcc.net

Queens Council on the Arts (QCA)
37-11 35th Ave
Astoria, NY 11101
(347) 505-3019
queenscouncilarts.org/index.php

Neighborhood Organizations

Harlem Arts Alliance
229 West 135 Street
New York, NY  10030
(347) 735-4280
http://www.harlemaa.org

Jamaica Center for Arts and Learning (JCAL)
161-04 Jamaica Avenue
Jamaica, NY  11432
(718) 658-7400
http://www.jcal.org

LIC Artists (Long Island City Artists)
44-02 23rd Street
Long Island City, NY  11101
http://www.licartists.org

The Point Community Development Corporation (Hunts Point)
940 Garrison Avenue
Bronx, NY  10474
(718) 542-4139
http://www.thepoint.org

 

New York Arts Nonprofits

New York Foundation for the Arts (NYFA)
The mission of New York Foundation for the Arts (NYFA) is to empower emerging artists and arts organizations across all disciplines at critical stages in their creative lives and professional/organizational development.
20 Jay Street, 7th Floor
Brooklyn, NY 11201
(212) 366-6900
www.nyfa.org

A.R.T. / New York
The Alliance of Resident Theatres/New York is the service and advocacy organization for New York City's nonprofit theatre community.
520 Eighth Ave., Suite 319
New York, NY 10018
(212) 244-6667
www.art-newyork.org

Asian American Arts Alliance
The Asian American Arts Alliance is dedicated to strengthening Asian American arts and cultural groups through resource sharing, promotion, and community building.
20 Jay Street, Suite 740
Brooklyn, NY  11201
(212) 941-9208
www.aaartsalliance.org

College Art Association (CAA)
Membership organization that supports all practitioners and interpreters of visual art and culture, including artists and scholars. CAA is committed to the highest professional and ethical standards of scholarship, creativity, connoissership, criticism, and teaching.
50 Broadway, 21st Floor
New York, NY 10004
(212) 691-1051
www.collegeart.org

Fractured Atlas
Fractured Atlas empowers artists, arts organizations, and other cultural sector stakeholders by eliminating practical barriers to artistic expression, so as to foster a more agile and resilient cultural ecosystem.
248 W. 35th Street, 10th Floor
New York, NY 10001
(888) 692-7878
www.fracturedatlas.org

Northern Manhattan Arts Alliance (NoMAA)
The Northern Manhattan Arts Alliance (NoMAA) is a non-profit arts service organization that cultivates, supports and promotes the works of artists and arts organizations in Washington Heights and Inwood.
5030 Broadway, Ste 723
New York, NY 10034
(212) 567-4394
www.nomaanyc.org

The Field
Founded by artists for artists, The Field is dedicated to providing strategic services to thousands of performing artists and companies in New York City and beyond. Their programs include professional development, fiscal sponsorship, as well as residencies and work critique opportunities.
75 Maiden Lane, Ste 906
New York, NY 10038
(212) 691-6969
www.thefield.org