Tag: artist



Announcing | Newly-Revised Second Edition of “The Profitable Artist”

Comprehensive “how-to” guide to being a professional and profitable working artist now available for purchase. While all art is unique, the challenges artists face are shared regardless of background, experience, and artistic medium. With decades of experience training and helping artists worldwide, the expert staff of The New York Foundation for the Arts (NYFA)—in conjunction…

Live Now: #ArtistHotline

Artists, Send your questions to #ArtistHotline! Join us on Twitter today from 9:30am to 5:30pm for NYFA’s Artist Professional Development Day. Each month #ArtistHotline covers a broad range of topics relevant to being an artist and building your professional development. How can I join the Artist Professional Development Day? Include the #ArtistHotline hashtag in your…

#ARTISTHOTLINE FOR ALL ARTISTS, IN ALL DISCIPLINES, EVERYWHERE

Use #ArtistHotline to grow your professional network, discover new tools and most importantly, ask questions!  How do you identify yourself? Formally trained artisan. Maker. Hard-working freelancer. Filmmaker. Crafter. Creative entrepreneur. Or simply, artist.  Whatever your title, everyone needs support with their professional development. On Wednesday, July 15th, 10:00 AM – 8:00 PM EST we’re launching #ArtistHotline,…

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS: 2015 NYFA IMMIGRANT ARTIST MENTORING PROGRAM

Apply by Tuesday, May 26 to participate! NYC is a huge metropolis, full with different perspectives, that made my hometown Tel Aviv look like a small village. In the Immigrant Artist Mentoring Program (IAP) I met people from different backgrounds but with the exact same situation: trying to find there their way as immigrants in…

HOW TO BUDGET AS AN ARTIST

Gain Confidence in Your Finances in 3 Easy Steps For artists of all disciplines – painters, writers, actors, musicians, dancers and performers – sharing their creative practice and passion is essential to their overall success. Another crucial, yet less visible component is how they manage their finances. Unfortunately, words like budgeting and taxes can fill…