Month: December 2018



Social | New Chapter for #ArtistHotline

Twitter Chat for Artists to Take on New Digital Life The New York Foundation for the Arts (NYFA) launched #ArtistHotline in 2015 as a new entry point for artists to seek advice and inspiration. This monthly day of tweeting fostered an online community of artists and arts administrators, and has been a way to share resources, brainstorm,…

Monday Motivation | Beware of the Machines!

Kick off your week with Monday Motivation! Tip of the week When you send out your resume and cover letter, they may be first scanned by algorithms, rather than real people! And making a good impression on pieces of code can be a lot trickier than impressing human beings. When submitting electronic applications, make sure…

The Art of the Application | Work Samples: Video and Audio Files

We’re providing pointers to help you submit your best application. Applicants to the NYSCA/NYFA Artist Fellowship who are submitting audio or video work samples are invited to submit up-to 2 longer length work samples. In addition, applicants need to upload two 2-minute excerpts. Excerpts should be taken directly from your longer length work samples. Artists…

Creative Careers | Architecture & Design Jobs Round-Up

Uniting form and functionality, jobs in architecture and design are all the rage! Are you inspired by beautiful, functional spaces but don’t have a degree in architecture? Architecture and design companies need plenty of other professionals in order to function. All you need is your drive, skills, creativity, and passion for the design arts to…

Artist News | Fiscal Sponsorship

With 2018 coming to a close, finish off the year by checking out these events from our Fiscally Sponsored artists! It’s December, which means that there’s only a few weeks left to make the most out of 2018. Enjoy the season by taking in art and performances by Fiscally Sponsored artists in Pittsburgh and New…