Month: October 2018



Conversations | Salam: The First ****** Nobel Laureate

Biopic explores the intellectually-vibrant life of Abdus Salam, the first Pakistani Nobel Laureate. After more than a decade of creation, the NYFA Fiscally Sponsored documentary film, Salam: The First ****** Nobel Laureate, is premiering to audiences in the U.S. and abroad. The biopic explores the intellectually-vibrant life of Abdus Salam, the first Pakistani Nobel Laureate,…

Event | Music Licensing for Documentary Films

Presented by Emmy and Peabody Award-Winning Filmmaker Peter Miller on Thursday, November 8. The right music can be a central part of documentary storytelling, and it’s essential to know how to get permission to include other people’s songs and recordings in your film. Join the New York Foundation for the Arts (NYFA) on Thursday, November…

NYFA Source | Hurricane Michael Resources Round-Up

Artists in Florida, Georgia, North Carolina, and Virginia: were you impacted by Hurricane Michael? Help is available. Artists, we’re here to help you find your safety net. Aid is available in many forms, and we encourage you to apply, apply, apply. Though it can be a time-consuming process, the assistance offered by arts organizations and federal…

Creative Careers | Academic Jobs Round-Up

Do you love researching, talking, and teaching about art? Academia might be the right fit for you! Whether you’re looking for a part-time, temporary position or a career that will last you a lifetime, academia can be a great place for artists. And while having a Ph.D. is a must for some positions, there are…

Apply Now | NYSCA/NYFA Artist Fellowship in Architecture/Environmental Structures/Design

Quick tips for making the most of your NYSCA/NYFA Artist Fellowship application in this category, courtesy of the NYFA Grants team. It’s an exciting time of year for artists across New York State as the 2019 NYSCA/NYFA Artist Fellowship application cycle is under way, with applications being accepted in the categories of Architecture/Environmental Structures/Design, Choreography, Music/Sound,…