Month: August 2018



Apply Now | Immigrant Artist Mentoring Program: Detroit

Deadline to apply is Sunday, October 21 at 11:59 PM EST. The New York Foundation for the Arts (NYFA) is pleased to announce the second year of the Immigrant Artist Mentoring Program: Detroit, presented in collaboration with Detroit local partners through the support of the Ford Foundation. The program’s goal is to foster a local community of…

Monday Motivation | Rely on Friends

Kick off your week with Monday Motivation. Tip of the week Ask a friend to proofread your resume. People who are less familiar with a document can often see errors more clearly, and while spellcheck can help you spot obvious typos, it misses a number of common errors. For example, Spell Check does not notice if…

Event | Film Festival Strategies: What They Are and Why You Need One

On September 20, learn from Kathy Brew, guest curator of The Museum of Modern Art’s “Doc Fortnight” Festival. Film festivals are more than just opportunities to screen a film. They launch a film into theaters and other platforms, attract interest from distributors, provide important publicity, and constitute the primary way some films will be seen…

Conversations | Alicia Ehni at NALAC Leadership Institute

NALAC Fellows talk to IAP Newsletter Editor about their lives as Latinx artists. In July, IAP Newsletter Editor, Alicia Ehni, participated in the NALAC Leadership Institute (NLI), hosted by the National Association of Latino Arts and Culture, which delivers innovative and practical strategies to artists and arts administrators chosen from all over the country. Over…

Apply Now | Fundraise with NYFA Fiscal Sponsorship

The next no-fee fiscal sponsorship deadline is September 30. Join us on Facebook Live on Wednesday, August 29 to learn more and ask questions. The New York Foundation for the Arts (NYFA) helps artists and arts organizations of all disciplines access new opportunities to sustain creative projects and share them with their communities. With NYFA…