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Tomorrowland Projects Foundation Announces Aisha Amin, Skooby Laposky, and Andrew Quitmeyer as 2022 Award Recipients

Invite-only award for projects that expand awareness of issues affecting society-at-large administered by New York Foundation for the Arts (NYFA). New York Foundation for the Arts (NYFA) is pleased to announce that film and installation artist Aisha Amin, music/sound and data artist Skooby Laposky, and multidisciplinary artist Andrew Quitmeyer were selected as the 2022 recipients…

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4 Steps to Building Robust Arts Programming in Rural Environments

How artists and art administrators are envisioning the future of creative education and community engagement beyond city centers. Much of the arts and arts management is grounded in urban practice. Building the arts in a rural environment can be a challenge; from geographic remoteness and limited population growth, to lack of economic diversification, underinvestment in…

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2022 NYSCA/NYFA Artist Fellowship Program Fellows and Finalists Announcement

$661,000 Awarded to 99 New York State Artists Working in 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 37 years with leadership support from the New York State Council on…