Month: July 2019



Apply Now | NYC Women’s Fund for Media, Music and Theatre

City of New York Mayor’s Office of Media and Entertainment (MOME) has now earmarked additional funding for music projects led by female-identified creatives. Applications for the NYC Women’s Fund for Media, Music and Theatre are now live, with information seminars planned for all five boroughs between July 24 and September 10, 2019 (schedule below). The…

Monday Motivation | Is Your Resume Looking Good?

Kick off your week with Monday Motivation! Tip of the week The way you design your resume can be just as important as its content. Make it as easy to read as possible, taking advantage of bullet points, clear section headers, and as much white space as you can get. Stuck while choosing a font?…

Conversations | Maria Michaels Enchants in “Tarab”

“Tarab is an extreme emotional transformation leading to intense feelings of joy, sorrow, or sadness, a concept with no exact english translation.” Producer, actress, and screenwriter Maria Michaels brings a fictional story of an overworked Lebanese-American lawyer to life in her NYFA Fiscally Sponsored project, Tarab. A story of familial and cultural expectations, humor, and passion,…

Introducing | NYSCA/NYFA Artist Fellowship Program Recipients and Finalists

NYFA has awarded $661,000 to 98 New York State artists working in the categories of Architecture/Environmental Structures/Design, Choreography, Music/Sound, Photography, and Playwriting/Screenwriting. New York Foundation for the Arts (NYFA) has announced the recipients and finalists of the NYSCA/NYFA Artist Fellowship Program, which it has administered for the past 33 years with leadership support from the…

Artist News | Fiscal Sponsorship

Infuse your summer with innovative artistic experiences. Whether you’re galavanting through the southern United States, touring New York City, or are a Brooklyn local looking for summer fun, treat yourself to art by NYFA Fiscally Sponsored projects. Catch the last weekend of Heidi Neilson’s Sonic Planetarium at Present Co on July 6-7 from 1:00 PM…