Happening at NYFA



Social | #ArtistHotline: June 21 Artist Professional Development Day

#ArtistHotline is turning two years old! Celebrate with a giveaway of The Profitable Artist, and by tweeting your arts career questions during this monthly Twitter chat.  #ArtistHotline is made possible by an online community of artists, creative professionals, and partnering organizations. Since July 2015, this Twitter chat has served as a forum for sharing professional development resources, advice,…

Introducing | Participants in the 2017 Immigrant Mentoring Program for Performing and Literary Artists

Through the support of The Vilcek Foundation, the New York Foundation for the Arts is pleased to announce the participants in the 2017 NYFA Immigrant Artist Mentoring Program: Performing and Literary Arts. NYFA’s Immigrant Artist Mentoring Program pairs immigrant artists working in a variety of disciplines with artist mentors who provide one-on-one support for their…

Interview | Laura Naylor, Director of Fiscally-Sponsored Project“Bartleby”

The stop-motion film she created with co-director Kristen Kee is sweeping the festival circuit. The meticulously made stop-motion film that took two years to complete, Laura Naylor’s and Kristen Kee’s reimagination of Herman Melville’s Bartleby, has finally hit the film festival circuit. Having already made appearances at the Aspen Film Shortsfest and the Seattle International Film…

Creative Careers | Directors Jobs Round-up

NYFA Classifieds is full of exciting leadership roles! Our latest job roundup is dedicated to open positions for directors. If you’re an experienced professional, the list below may be very helpful as you navigate advanced career opportunities! If you don’t yet have the skills or experiences employers look for in directors, it can still be…

Artist News | June Part I

It’s finally beginning to feel like summer so put on your flip-flops and get ready for some hot art! Check out the following exhibitions, screenings, readings, and performances and remember to let us know what you think on social media by using the hashtags #NYSCANYFAFellow and #NYFAFiscalSponsorship. Things to do & see in NYC: Ronald…