Events @ NYFA
Jan. 18 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM #ArtistHotline Guest Chat: Resolutions: Goal Setting, Productivity Hacks, and Planning Ahead
Location: Twitter: @nyfacurrent
Join NYFA for our monthly professional development tweet chat, #ArtistHotline. We’ll be on Twitter with other arts organizations and your fellow artists, ready to answer questions – on everything from art feedback to how to sell your work - from 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM EST. And from 1:00 - 2:00 PM, we'll host a Guest Chat on "Resolutions: Goal Setting, Productivity Hacks, and Planning Ahead."
Learn more on NYFA Current.
Jan. 19 6:00-8:00 PM Outliers, Mavericks, and Risk-Takers: The Emergence and Legacy of Downtown
The Center for Italian Modern Art (CIMA), 421 Broome Street, Fourth FloorExamining downtown’s further evolution—from the opening of commercial art galleries in SoHo in the late 1960s to the emergence of the Lower East Side as a new art hub—this panel will focus on the adventurous risk-takers who helped make downtown the epicenter of the New York art scene. Moderated by Grace Glueck, art critic, with speakers Betty Cuningham, Betty Cuningham Gallery; Michael Findlay, Acquavella Gallery; Eric Firestone, Eric Firestone Gallery, and Patricia Margarita Hernandez, P! Gallery.
Organized by the New York Foundation for the Arts, hosted by CIMA, and co-sponsored by the SoHo Arts Network and NYU’s Grey Art Gallery.
This event is free and open to the public, RSVP required.
Learn more about the panel on NYFA Current
Jan. 25 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM Meet the Funder: NYSCA
NYFA, 20 Jay Street, Brooklyn, NY NYFA will host a special Grant Information Session with Arian Blanco of New York State Council on the Arts (NYSCA). This session will specifically cover the application for the Individual Artists category; however, those applying to other categories are welcome to attend.
Find out how to RSVP on NYFA Current
Jan. 26 6:00 - 8:00 PM DISTRIBUTION 2017: What Are My Options?
NYFA, 20 Jay Street, Brooklyn, NY Join NYFA and Jim Browne of Argot Pictures for a walk-through of the current state of the film distribution business, from festival to theatrical, educational and VOD. Jim will discuss services such as Gathr, Tugg, Quiver and Distribber, in addition to tips for getting the film on platforms such as Amazon, iTunes, Google Play, and Vudu, among others.
This event is open to the public, with a fee of $10 or $15 for attendance; RSVP required.
Learn more about the session on NYFA Current
Feb. 14 9:30 AM – 4:00 PM The Artist As Entrepreneur
Location: NYFA, 20 Jay Street, Suite 740, Brooklyn, NY 11201
The College Art Association (CAA) and the New York Foundation for the Arts (NYFA) are partnering to offer professional development programming, “The Artist as Entrepreneur,” the day before the CAA Annual Conference. This day-long event, with a program fee of $50, has been customized to fit the needs of CAA artist members as well as for New York-based artists. It allows participants the opportunity to attend part of the CAA Annual Conference with a ticket to a session of their choice. Participants are also welcome to join numerous conference events that are open to the public. UPDATE: The boot camp is fully booked. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org if you would like to be added to the event waitlist.
Learn more on NYFA Current.