Month: October 2016



Artist News: October Part II

Fall is officially here and NYFA Affiliated Artists across the country are busy sharing their work. We invite you to enjoy the season and check out the following exhibitions, screenings, readings, and performances! Remember to let us know what you think on social media by tagging us on Facebook, Instagram, or Twitter. Things to do & see in NYC:…

Live Now: October 19 #ArtistHotline

Join NYFA on Twitter from 9:30AM – 5:30PM for Professional Development Resources & Advice NYFA’s monthly Artist Professional Development Day is live on Twitter under the hashtag #ArtistHotline. As part of this full day Twitter chat, we’re hosting a special guest chat, “Social Media for Promotion” from 1:30PM – 3:30PM with Susan Mumford of Be Smart…

Reminder: #ArtistHotline Returns October 19

Are you ready for this month’s Artist Professional Development Day? Join us on Twitter for tips on building and sustaining your arts career! #ArtistHotline takes place on Twitter on the third Wednesday of every month, from 9:30 AM – 5:30 PM EST. NYFA staff, arts organizations, and artists of all disciplines come together to create…

NYFA Welcomes 20 Chinese Curators for Cross Cultural Program with 29 Leading New York Arts Institutions

“We are honored to bring together such a distinguished group of Chinese curators and New York arts leaders in dialogue around shared curatorial experiences” – Michael L. Royce In partnership with the Academy of Literary and Art, China Federation of Literary and Art Circles (ALAC), the New York Foundation for the Arts (NYFA) will lead…

Interview: Daniel Gallant, Executive Director of Nuyorican Poets Cafe (Part 2)

“We have been called a buffer against gentrification, and preserving the cultural richness of our neighborhood is one of our top priorities…” In late August, NYFA Learning’s IAP Intern, Priscilla Son, met with Daniel Gallant, Executive Director of the Nuyorican Poets Cafe, for a feature article in NYFA’s Con Edison Immigrant Artist monthly newsletter. As…