Month: June 2017



NYFA Source | Pride Month Opportunities Round-Up

Celebrate Pride Month with opportunities for artists of all disciplines. You may already know that NYFA Source is the nation’s largest online arts database. But did you know that it can also be used to find opportunities for LGBTQIA+ artists, and artists who address and portray the LGBTQIA+ experience? We’ve provided a sampling of these opportunities…

Artist News | June Part II

It’s officially summer with this guide to art in and outside of NYC, and new releases to enjoy at home Summer is heating up and so are these sizzling art exhibitions, screenings, readings, and performances! Give a shout out with #NYSCANYFAFellow and #NYFAFiscalSponsorship hashtags on social media.  Things to do & see in NYC: China…

Conversations | Svea Schneider, Founder of INSITU Site-Specific Dance Festival in Long Island City

“Life is movement and movement is dance…We might not have the same income level or skin color, but we all have a physical body and can relate to each other through dance.” It’s the inaugural year of NYFA Fiscally Sponsored project, INSITU Site-Specific Dance Festival, where 24 distinct dance companies will “maneuver through playgrounds, appear…

Apply Now | NYSCA/NYFA Artist as Entrepreneur Boot Camp Upcoming Deadlines

Don’t miss out on applying for these free New York professional development programs in Rochester, Olean, and Troy. New York Foundation for the Arts (NYFA), in partnership with the New York State Council on the Arts’ State & Local Partnerships program, is pleased to announce the second year of the NYSCA/NYFA Artist as Entrepreneur Boot…

Creative Careers | Museum Jobs Round-Up

It’s #museumweek on your social networks! In honor of #museumweek (June 19-25), the first worldwide cultural event on social networks, we’ve rounded up the extensive list of museum jobs currently posted on NYFA Classifieds. If preserving and celebrating culture sounds exciting to you, the jobs below may be a great fit. Museums are looking for…