Month: January 2017



Marketing for Artists in the Digital Age – A Talk with Mara Vlatković

On Tuesday, January 17, 2017, marketing and social media wiz Mara Vlatković led a group of enthusiastic artists through an insightful session about the best way to use digital platforms as a marketing tool for artists. With so much technology readily available at our fingertips, it may be challenging to identify exactly which digital marketing…

Event Recap: Your Art Will Outlive You – How to Protect it Now!

Key takeaways, terms, and artist resources from our January 11 legal panel The New York Foundation for the Arts (NYFA) and New York State Bar Association Entertainment, Arts, and Sports Law Section’s Fine Arts and Pro Bono Committees recently joined forces to present a panel on how to preserve and extend your creative legacy after…

Artist as Entrepreneur Boot Camp for Artists of Color

Through the support of the Rockefeller Brothers Fund, New York Foundation for the Arts (NYFA) is pleased to announce two sessions of the Artist As Entrepreneur Boot Camp Program for New York City artists of color.   Customized to fit the needs of participants and partners, the Artist as Entrepreneur Boot Camp, offered by NYFA…

Artist News: January Part II

Join NYFA affiliated artists’ exhibitions, screenings, readings, and performances to keep supporting the arts community.  Today we’re reflecting on the role of art in society as we share this calendar of events. Art is here to generate dialogue; to help us understand the world we live in and to brainstorm solutions for its problems. If…

Prepare for NYSCA FY2018 Grants with NYFA Fiscal Sponsorship

The 2018 NYSCA grant season is here and guidelines have been announced!  Interested in applying? You must be a nonprofit organization or have a fiscal sponsor in order to to apply. NYFA Fiscal Sponsorship conveniently provides artists with the opportunity to obtain Fiscal Sponsorship through an Out of Cycle review. We encourage applicants to plan…