Month: January 2016



The Gift of Time: Alan Berliner and His Process – Part IV

Part IV: 16mm Motion Picture Film Three-time NYFA Fellow Alan Berliner (Film ’85, ‘91, ‘99) is a filmmaker and media artist. Following his recent film, First Cousin Once Removed (2012), Berliner is currently working on a new project about photojournalism. After devotedly cutting out articles and photographs from The New York Times for the past 35…

#ArtistHotline Recap: January 20, 2016

Thank you to everyone who participated in our first  Artist Professional Development Day of 2016!  Our Twitter Chat touched on email marketing, self-promotion, and learning how to identify your online audience. We also discussed artist collectives and the benefits of working collaboratively. Find a recap of our numerous conversations in our Storify summary here. Mark your…

Artist Panel Discussion: Finding Your Space: New York City and London

Join us Saturday, February 6, 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM Please join NYFA and University of the Arts London (UAL) for a panel discussion led by distinguished art practitioners and creative industry experts. The event will explore the many challenges artists face when working in different urban environments, and enable artists to learn strategies from different…

IAP Interview: Yevgeniya Baras

“I really see curation as another way of making work.” Yevgeniya Baras is a contemporary painter and co-founder of the Regina Rex Gallery on the Lower East Side. NYFA visited her studio at the Sharpe-Walentas Studio Program to find out how she balances her business with her artistic practice, how artists get noticed, and how her…