Tag: detroit



Join NYFA in Detroit on October 21-23

In July 2015, Inc. magazine wrote, “Forget Silicon Valley, New York City, and Austin. If you want to see a mecca of inspiration, ideas, and creativity, here’s where you can find them: Detroit.” Detroit has one of the fastest growing, most risk-taking, and compelling creative communities in the country. This world class cultural scene has…

Conversation with Kimia Ferdowsi Kline

“Living and painting on campus made me feel rooted in the community in a way I hadn’t experienced in other residency programs.” – Kimia Ferdowsi Kline This month NYFA interviewed Basil Alkazzi Artist-in-Residence, Kimia Ferdowsi Kline. Kimia is a New York based painter and was a semi-finalist for the Basil H. Alkazzi Award for Excellence,…