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Coach’s Corner | Practice, Project, or Both…and Why This Matters

Being able to identify the project that comprises your practice can make fundraising opportunities more accessible. Not sure if what you do is considered a project? Then read below for some insights from Sarah Corpron, Acting Director of Business Services on how to tackle this question. Here’s Sarah with more: I often speak with artists…

Ask #ArtistHotline | Where Should I Submit My Writing?

Get advice from April’s #ArtistHotline guest panel on sending your work out into the world. On April 19, New York Foundation for the Arts hosted a “Literary Submissions & Publishing” Guest Chat during #ArtistHotline, our monthly Artist Professional Development Day on Twitter. For a two-hour window, we joined with Elisa Gabbert, Lincoln Michel, and Hanif Willis-Abdurraqib to share best…

Recap | Film Distribution and the Educational Market

“The education system supports documentary filmmaking.” – Livia Bloom Are you a documentary filmmaker in search of distribution opportunities? Could your film be a source of rich, academic material for the classroom? Consider tapping into the educational market. According to Livia Bloom, Vice President of Icarus Films, the education system supports and sustains the world…

Apply Now | Immigrant Artists Mentoring Program for Visual Artists

Immigrant artists working in the Visual or Multidisciplinary Arts in the Tri-State Metropolitan area are encouraged to apply for this upcoming mentorship program, made possible with the support of Deutsche Bank Americas Foundation. Are you an immigrant artist working in the Visual or Multidisciplinary Arts? Are you within commuting distance of the Tri-State Metropolitan area?…

Social | June 21 #ArtistHotline Guest Chat: Parenting Artists

Artists with children: How do you balance your creative work and your family life?  On June 21, 2017, #ArtistHotline returns to Twitter. During this month’s all-day Twitter chat, we’ll host a "Parenting Artist" Guest Chat from 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM EST, and will hear from guest tweeters Jaime Derringer, founder and executive editor of Design Milk and…