Month: July 2016



Artist News: July Edition Part 2

Keep your summer sizzling by supporting NYFA-affiliated artists this July. Cool off indoors with an exhibition or embrace the heat by attending an outdoor performance. Don’t forget to pack sunscreen! Please tag #NYFAFellows or #NYFAFiscalSponsorship when sharing your images on social media. Things to see and do in and around NYC: Sarah Hennies (Fellow in…

Fellows at 30: NYFA Collection Vol. 2 Available for Purchase!

The NYFA Collection: Volume Two celebrates the 30th Anniversary of NYFA’s Artists’ Fellowship Program The NYFA Collection: Volume Two continues the archiving and dissemination of the New York music collection, which began with The NYFA collection: 25 Years of New York New Music—a collection DownBeat called a, “stunning document of historic culture.” Volume Two celebrates…

First Thursday: Folk My Life Performance

Thursday, August 4, 2016, 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM Meet us in DUMBO to get the royal treatment and to experience Folk My Life, an exhibition featuring NYFA Fellows and Finalists in the Folk/Traditional Arts category.  On Thursday, August 4, during DUMBO’s First Thursday Gallery Walk, Aeilushi Mistry will perform Garba – Divada dance, a folk dance…

Folk My Life Exhibition Announcement

Opening Reception: Friday, July 22, 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM. Curated by David C. Terry, Director of Grants & Exhibitions, NYFA Curatorial proudly presents Folk My Life, an exhibition featuring NYFA Fellows and Finalists in the Folk/Traditional Arts category. Title: Folk My LifeOpening Reception: Friday, July 22, 2016, 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM, performance by…