Month: July 2021



Image: Detail of a painting picturing a woman peering through a keyhole and another woman (perhaps the same) on the other side of the door laying down with one eye open and a moth on her finger. She holds another arm up against the door, as if barring the other woman's entry/access.

Introducing | 2021 NYSCA/NYFA Artist Fellows, Finalists, and Panelists

$616,000 Awarded to 92 New York State Artists Working in Fiction, Folk/Traditional Arts, Interdisciplinary Work, Painting, and Video/Film The 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 36 years with leadership support from the New York State…

Monday Motivation | Let Your Personality Shine!

Kick off your week with Monday Motivation! Tip of the week Does your personality shine through in your cover letter? Though it isn’t easy for people to evoke emotion through writing, it is a helpful way to show who you are and share your voice. Re-read your work after you’ve written it, and run it…

Image: Cropped photograph of Art World Conference attendees smiling and reacting to engagement prompts in an outdoor setting.

Apply Now | Fiscal Sponsorship for Support for Artist Grants from New York State Council on the Arts (NYSCA)

To help meet the NYSCA deadline, we are offering Out-of-Cycle Review applications for NYFA Fiscal Sponsorship. Update: Given the overwhelming response and interest in NYSCA FY2022 funding, we are no longer taking Out-of-Cycle applications for NYFA Fiscal Sponsorship in support of NYSCA Grants. The next no-fee application deadline for NYFA Fiscal Sponsorship is September 30.…