Month: April 2016



NYFA Resources and Services Talk in Florida on Sunday, May 15

NYFA staff will be in Florida on May 15 to discuss our national programs and services Florida artists: NYFA is coming your way in May! Program Officer Michon Ashmore will be in St. Petersburg, FL on May 15 to talk about NYFA’s free and low-cost national programs and services. Whether you’re trying to raise money…

Save The Date: #ArtistHotline Returns May 18

Join our Artist Professional Development Day on the Third Wednesday of every month. Mark your calendar for the next discussion: Wednesday, May 18. Thank you to everyone who participated in April’s Artist Professional Development Day! We hope you enjoyed the conversation as much as we did. Here are some topics we discussed during this month’s…

Crafting Stories with Filmmaker Flavio Alves

“As an independent filmmaker, I have more freedom to take bold steps.” Flavio Alves is an immigrant filmmaker living and working in New York. In 2014, Tom in America was the official selection of the Palm Springs International Film Festival and the Montreal World Film Festival. He sculpts narratives about the human experience while exploring…

Live Now: #ArtistHotline

#ArtistHotline turns 10, and we want your questions! Join us on Twitter today from 9:30 AM – 5:30 PM for NYFA’s 10th Artist Professional Development Day. Each month, NYFA staff teams up with 40 different arts organizations across the country to share resources and best practices around the business of art. How can I join…

Call for Applications: Immigrant Artist Mentoring Program 2016

“NYFA’s Immigrant Artist Program was almost like a big bang in meeting kin people and seeing new art.” Eva Davidova (IAP ‘15) New York Foundation for the Art (NYFA)’s Immigrant Artist Mentoring Program pairs immigrant artists working in all disciplines with artist mentors who provide one-on-one support for their mentee, guiding them to achieve specific…