Month: April 2017



Informality Opening Reception & First Thursday Gallery Walk

Celebrate our newest NYFA Gallery show on Thursday, May 4 from 6:00 – 9:00 PM. NYFA’s newest exhibition, Informality, will be on view in NYFA Gallery starting Thursday, May 4, and will showcase works by 2016 NYSCA/NYFA Artist Fellowship Finalists. The exhibition is curated by David C. Terry, director and curator, Grants and Exhibitions. The…

Meet ABI Business You and the Flying Squid

NYFA Arts Business Incubator (ABI) cohort member produces multicultural and customizable storybook apps that let children personalize the hero of their story. You and the Flying Squid is a family business that’s rooted in innovation. Co-founder Iván Cortázar teamed with his mother Sol Frías to create a series of children’s books inspired by his son and…

Coach’s Corner: Cover Letters

Introducing a new blog series inspired by our NYFA Coaching pilot program. This first post is just in time for graduation season! We were excited to recently debut a new professional development service for artists far and wide: NYFA Coaching. The pilot program offers personalized, one-on-one support for artists and administrators facing their own professional…

Doctor’s Hours for Visual Artists

Are you a visual artist in need of some career advice? Register for a one-on-one session with an arts professional and get the feedback you need to build your artistic career. New York Foundation for the Arts (NYFA) is pleased to announce a new session of Doctor’s Hours for Visual Artists, a program designed to…

Event: Build and Create Your Fundraising Landscape

May 10 workshop will help dancers and choreographers understand the fundraising landscape. The New York Foundation for the Arts (NYFA) will present a workshop offering an overview of the fundraising landscape for dancers and choreographers in the NYC metropolitan area. The workshop will include the introduction of SWOT analysis in relationship to creating participants’ own…