Month: July 2016



Highlights from the July IAP Newsletter #83

Are you currently receiving our free Con Edison Immigrant Artist Program Newsletter? Here are some highlights from this month’s issue: A featured report by Kendra Howard, The Top 9 Tips for Thriving in New York City, highlighting a panel discussion at the Immigrant Artist Mentoring Program’s annual Alumni Mixer. Panel participants included women arts professionals…

Summer Stories: Fiscally Sponsored Artists in Action

NYFA fiscally sponsored projects are busy sharing work with eager audiences, fundraising for new opportunities, and sustaining active practices this summer.  Check out just a few of their awesome accomplishments below! Congratulations to NYFA Opportunity Grant Recipients For the seventh year running, annual Opportunity Grants were awarded to NYFA fiscally sponsored artists working in all…

Decensortized:  A Safe Space

Opening Reception: Friday, August 5, 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM Curated by David C. Terry, Director of Grants & Exhibitions, NYFA Curatorial proudly presents the exhibition, Decensortized: A Safe Space, hosted at Westbeth Gallery. Decensortized: A Safe SpaceOpening Reception: Friday, August 5, 2016, 6:00 PM – 9:00 PMExhibition Dates: Saturday, August 6, 2016 – Saturday,…

Application Deadline Extended to August 24

Calling all Western New York Artists!  We are very excited to extend the application deadline for the Arts Services Initiative of Western New York Artist As Entrepreneur Boot Camp Program to August 24. Open to artists of all disciplines, this free professional development workshop digs deep into the fundamental principles of crafting a sustainable career…

Live Now: #ArtistHotline

Help us kick off the second year of #ArtistHotline! Join us today on Twitter from 9:30 AM to 5:30 PM for our Artist’s Professional Development Day. Each month, NYFA staff is joined by arts organizations and consultants in all disciplines to answer YOUR career-related questions.  During this first year of #ArtistHotline—thanks to our partners and…