Month: March 2017



Immigrant Artist Mentoring Program: Performing and Literary Arts

NYFA is pleased to announce this upcoming mentorship program for immigrant artists, with support from The Vilcek Foundation. Application deadline extended through Thursday, May 11!  Calling all immigrant artists working in the performing and literary arts: applications are now being accepted for NYFA’s Immigrant Artist Mentoring Program! The program is open to artists working in…

Save the Date: #ArtistHotline Returns to Twitter on April 19

Read the recap of March’s Artist Professional Development Day, and mark your calendar for the next chat: Wednesday, April 19, 9:30 AM – 5:30 PM EST. Thanks to the artists, arts professionals, and cultural organizations who joined us for the 21st edition of #ArtistHotline on Twitter! The monthly Artist Professional Development Day is a great…

NYFA Offers Inaugural Canadian Women Artists’ Award

Award supported with funding from the Canadian Women’s Club of New York. NYFA is proud to announce a new award to individuals pursuing artistic excellence in all forms: the first-ever Canadian Women Artists’ Award. The $5,000 award is supported by funding granted to NYFA by the Canadian Women’s Club (CWC) of New York as a…

Creative Careers Jobs Round-Up: Communications Positions

Communications roles are geared toward helping an organization form a unique voice and grow. Whose job it is to parse through both internal and external information (news, events, etc.) in order to decide what is worth sharing and what is representative of an organization? Entire teams are often dedicated to an organization’s communications. This can…

Featuring: NYFA Hall of Fame Honoree Lynn Nottage

Nottage will be honored at our Hall of Fame Benefit on April 4, 2017 Lynn Nottage (Fellow in Playwriting/Screenwriting ‘94 & ‘00) is an award-winning playwright and screenwriter whose plays have been produced widely and throughout the world. Her playwriting credits include By the Way, Meet Vera Stark; Ruined; and Intimate Apparel. Her latest play, Sweat,…