Month: November 2018



Monday Motivation | It’s a Small World

Kick off your week with Monday Motivation! Tip of the week In a world where not every job is listed publicly, keeping in touch with past colleagues and contacts remains ever important. A relaxed way to keep your network close can be to arrange a catch-up with a small gathering of contacts who already know each…

Announcing | NYFA Holiday Gift Guide

‘Tis the season for gift giving, and we’re here to help with ideas for the artists and arts lovers in your life. Get creative with your gift giving and inform your own wish list this holiday season, courtesy of NYFA! All purchases help support the work of NYFA affiliated artists and entrepreneurs.  NYFA Gift Ideas The…

Apply Now | Grow Your Project with NYFA Fiscal Sponsorship

Hit the ground running this new year with NYFA Fiscal Sponsorship. The next no-fee deadline to apply is December 31, 2018. The New York Foundation for the Arts (NYFA) strives to support artists of all disciplines with the resources to develop creative projects and organizations that inspire the world. We understand that fundraising is critical…

Social | #ArtistHotline is Back on November 21

Engage in this career-building Twitter chat from 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM EST, before the holiday daze sets in. What are we thankful for here at NYFA? We’re grateful for and inspired by our dynamic artist community, which is brimming with individuals who challenge themselves and support each other. #ArtistHotline, a professional development Twitter chat that…

The Art of the Application | Work Samples: Digital Images and PDF Manuscripts

Applying for the NYSCA/NYFA Artist Fellowship? Here’s how your Work Sample can work for you. In this Art of the Application post, we share tips for preparing your digital images and PDF manuscript Work Samples. Keep the recommendations below in mind as you compile and polish your application. Digital Image Work Samples Whether you choose to…