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Artist News | Fiscal Sponsorship

Spring is here, and the leaders of our Fiscally Sponsored projects are as busy as ever! Spring is a time for new beginnings, which is appropriate given the premiere of a Fiscally Sponsored film on public television and funding news that will help two Fiscally Sponsored artists to continue to present innovative and thoughtful programming.…

Artist News | Fiscal Sponsorship

This summer, become entranced by the beauty of dynamic motion. Performances by NYFA Fiscally Sponsored Projects celebrate the flexibility, strength, and resiliency of the body. Read on for details, and hope to see you there! EVENTS Strengthen your body by participating in PH GALLERY + STUDIO’s YOGA + ART program (455 Broadway, Troy, NY 12180)! YOGA…

Conversations | On the Road with “Black Velvet – Architectures & Archetypes”

“We created a world in Black Velvet where we can both exist and thrive, and the lines between masculinity, femininity, love, color, and orientation blur.” – Shamel Pitts Shamel Pitts and Mirelle Martins are the duo behind the NYFA Fiscally Sponsored Project, Black Velvet, an international performance art tour that through dramatic and bold yet…

Year in Review | Projects and Organizations that Impacted Our Communities in 2017

Year-End Highlights from NYFA Fiscally Sponsored Projects and Organizations. It’s been an energetic and productive year, and NYFA Fiscal Sponsorship is celebrating all of our artists who galvanized their passions into creating arts projects and organizations that spark meaningful conversations. From LGBTQ issues, cultural heritage, and social justice, our artists promote diversity and empowerment and…