Month: March 2019



Conversations | Martita Abril and Yanira Castro

“I am committed to including communities whose participation in our country’s ‘democracy,’ not to mention its very border, is being violently and systematically denied.” – Yanira Castro Choreographers Martita Abril and Yanira Castro are linked with The New York Foundation for the Arts (NYFA) and each other via different programs offered by the organization. Abril…

Apply Now | Two-Day Artist as Entrepreneur Program for Visual Artists in the Washington, D.C. Metropolitan Area

Free professional development program to take place at the Alper Initiative for Washington Art at the American University Museum on Saturday, May 18 and Sunday, May 19. Applications are now open for The New York Foundation for the Arts’ (NYFA) two-day Artist as Entrepreneur Program for Visual Artists, presented in partnership with Alper Initiative for…

Announcing | 2019 Emerging Leaders Boot Camp Participants

Congratulations and welcome to the newest cohort of participants in NYFA’s intensive professional development program for arts administrators! The New York Foundation for the Arts (NYFA) is pleased to announce the participants in the 2019 iteration of its Emerging Leaders Boot Camp Program. Now in its fifth year, the Boot Camp is a free leadership…

Business of Art | The Artist’s Survival Guide to Tax Season

Already filed your taxes? We salute you! If not, we’re sharing a few tips. April 15, 2019 is fast approaching, which means it’s time to get organized, reflect on your finances from 2018, and work on your 2019 financial goals. Many readers may have already checked the tax task off their To Do list for…

Announcing | Tomorrowland Projects Foundation Award

Newly-created $7,000 grant awarded to Los Angeles-based artists Aroussiak Gabrielian and Alison B. Hirsch. The New York Foundation for the Arts (NYFA) is pleased to announce that Los Angeles-based artists Aroussiak Gabrielian and Alison B. Hirsch were selected as the inaugural recipients of a $7,000 cash grant awarded through the Tomorrowland Projects Foundation. The duo…