Month: June 2021



Image: A screengrab from a streaming performance-in-process. One woman is on a stage standing at a table opening a glass container. Another woman is pictured on a screen behind her, holding a glass jar filled with juice. We assume the jar they both are holding is the same.

Conversations | Artist Michelle Levy on the Art of Resiliency

When a presenting opportunity was indefinitely postponed due to the pandemic, Levy took time to think about the best way forward for her collaborative creative project. Our “Art of Resiliency” series investigates the impact of the pandemic on three projects that are part of NYFA’s Fiscal Sponsorship program. In Part One, we spoke with Angeline Gragasin about…

Image: An exhibition view shows a group of objects assembled on the concrete floor. Two 1980’s era Macintosh computers are surrounded by a plaster cast polyhedron, stones, wires, cast resin Apple mice, a partial 3D print of the bust of Nefertiti, and a plastic plant. The computer screens display black and white images of other plastic plants that can be purchased on the internet.

Monday Motivation | Professional Email Address

Kick off your week with Monday Motivation! Tip of the week Be sure to have a professional email address when applying for jobs. [email protected] will not be taken seriously; however, [email protected] will be. Pro tip: if you’re using Gmail, make sure that your picture is also professional. This week’s highlighted jobs: Education Department CoordinatorSterling &…

Image: Bright blue graphic with orange circle "City Artist Corps Grants" logo in the center and smaller logos in the bottom right for New York City Artist Corps, NYC Department of Cultural Affairs, and NYFA.

Announcing | NYFA and the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs (DCLA), with Support from the Mayor’s Office of Media and Entertainment (MOME) as well as Queens Theatre, Launch Grant Program for Artists of All Disciplines

City Artist Corps Grants will Deliver Arts Programming Across New York City’s Five Boroughs This Summer Through More Than 3,000 One-Time $5,000 Artist Grants. The New York Foundation for the Arts (NYFA) and the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs (DCLA), with support from the Mayor’s Office of Media and Entertainment (MOME) as well…