Year: 2014



Featured Organization: Chen Dance Center

NEW FEATURE FROM THE CON EDISON IMMIGRANT ARTIST NEWSLETTER NO. 64 This month IAP highlights the Chen Dance Center (CDC), which is comprised of a company, school, and theater serving the Lower East Side/Chinatown community as well as New York City dancers and audiences. Since its inception in 1978, CDC has become the nation’s largest Asian American performing…

Betsi Graves, Urbanity Dance #artsbizinc

“Just throw the rocks out there and then deal with the ripple.” As part of the launch of NYFA’s new Arts Business Incubator (ABI) program, we are asking successful arts entrepreneurs about their spark to create an arts for-profit or non-profit business and their thoughts on arts entrepreneurship. Based in Boston, Betsi Graves started Urbanity…

Spotlight on a NYFA Doctor: Amy Kisch

“An artist needs to take an active role in defining their goals” NYFA is pleased to welcome back consultant, Amy Kisch, Founder and CEO of AKArt,  who will be joining us for the next Doctor’s Hours: Distance Consultations on Tuesday, January 13 from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM EST. We asked Amy for her advice to artists navigating the…

NYFA Holiday Hours & Fiscal Sponsorship/NYFA Classifieds Processing

Holiday Schedule for Fiscal Sponsorship & NYFA Classifieds NYFA’s offices will be closed December 25 to January 4. We will resume normal office hours on January 5, 2015.  For Fiscally Sponsored Artists & Emerging Organizations: For the week of December 22nd:  EO payment requests will be processed at the normal schedule.  Artist Project payment requests…

December Deadline for Fiscal Sponsorship is Approaching

Appy for NYFA Fiscal Sponsorship by Wednesday December 31 The Winter deadline to apply for NYFA Fiscal Sponsorship is Wednesday, December 31 at 11:59 PM ET. Please note: NYFA offices will be closed December 25 to January 4. If you have questions about the application process you will need to contact us prior to the holiday break.…