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Take Off in 2017: January 18 #ArtistHotline

Chime in during #ArtistHotline, and our special Guest Chat, with your arts career questions and New Year’s resolutions! Artists of all disciplines, join NYFA’s #ArtistHotline on Twitter on January 18, from 9:30 AM – 5:30 PM EST. Together with our partnering organizations and artists and arts professionals of all stripes, we’ll field questions on a range…

Arts Business Incubator Program Welcomes New Cohort

Program helps support promising arts business start-ups through education, mentorship, and funding. NYFA is pleased to announce the selection of the newest cohort for its Arts Business Incubator (ABI) Program, which provides NYC start-ups with intensive training in the fundamentals of starting and running an arts-based business, customized mentorship, and direct funding. The 18-month program…

Save the Date: #ArtistHotline Returns on January 18

Read the recap of December’s Artist Professional Development Day, and mark your calendar for the next chat: Wednesday, January 18, 9:30 AM – 5:30 PM EST. To all the artists, arts organizations, and arts professionals who joined us for #ArtistHotline in December – thank you! We hope the day’s chat and the “Crowdfunding Strategies” Guest…

NYSCA/NYFA Artist Fellowships: How to Apply

Join us as we walk you through the application process. Artists working in Crafts/Sculpture, Printmaking/Drawing/Book Arts, Nonfiction Literature, Poetry, or Digital/Electronic Arts are encouraged to apply for 2017 NYSCA/NYFA Artist Fellowships.  Fellowships are awarded in 15 different disciplines over a three-year period, and give individual originating artists living and working in New York State $7,000…

#FellowsFriday Takeover: Ricardo Alberto Maldonado

Follow along for a day in the life of a poet! Poets, here’s your to-do list for this Friday, January 13: Follow NYFA on Instagram for a #FellowsFriday takeover with Ricardo Alberto Maldonado (Fellow in Poetry ‘11). Maldonado is the translator of Dinapiera Di Donato’s Collateral. He is managing director at the 92Y Unterberg Poetry Center…