Month: January 2019



Conversations | Interview with Adriana Rios, Grants Program Manager at NALAC

The National Association of Latino Arts and Culture (NALAC), one of the nation’s leading nonprofit organizations dedicated to the promotion, advancement, development, and cultivation of the Latino arts field, is one of our partners in San Antonio, TX, supporting the Immigrant Artist Mentoring Program. With over 400 applicants this past year, the NALAC Fund for…

Conversations | Carlen May-Mann’s “The Rat” Goes to the 2019 Sundance Film Festival

“It was important to me to take the film out of the darkness, and to explore spaces where, although the colors are bright and people are laughing, the horror from the house still lingers.” “It’s Halloween night, and Renee is madly in love with Jim…”–that’s the premise for the new short horror film, The Rat,…

Business of Art | Best Practices for Shipping and Handling Your Art

Jonathan Schwartz, President/CEO of Atelier 4, helps artists develop a framework for shipping and handling success. The New York Foundation for the Arts (NYFA) is commemorating three decades of NYSCA/NYFA Artist Fellowships with the landmark traveling exhibition Artists as Innovators.  Atelier 4, one of the nation’s premier fine art logistics companies, is providing shipping support…

Announcing | Participants in the 2018-19 Immigrant Artist Mentoring Program: Visual & Multidisciplinary Arts

Meet this year’s participants! Through the support of Deutsche Bank, The New York Foundation for the Arts (NYFA) is pleased to announce the participants in the 2018-19 NYFA Immigrant Artist Mentoring Program: Visual and Multidisciplinary Arts. NYFA’s Immigrant Artist Mentoring Program pairs immigrant artists working in a variety of disciplines with artist mentors who provide…

Announcing | Sponsored Artists and Organizations Claim Nearly $150,000 in NYSCA Grants

Read on to learn more about the accomplishments of our grant recipients. NYFA Fiscal Sponsorship is thrilled to congratulate 10 sponsored artists and organizations who were honored with New York State Council on the Arts (NYSCA) grants for fiscal year 2019! A total of $147,500 was awarded to these NYFA-affiliated artists, allowing them to complete their…