Tag: emergency preparedness



Business of Art | Protect Your Work from Natural Disasters

A disaster plan is essential for a safe and sustainable creative practice. At New York Foundation for the Arts (NYFA), we strive to empower artists to apply business principles to their creative careers with the goal of supporting their work and growing resources for their projects over the long haul. As winter weather impacts several…

Business of Art | Protect Your Work from Flooding with These Three Steps

No matter your discipline, it is imperative to protect your records and your work from water damage. A major natural disaster is difficult enough without facing the prospect of losing your artistic work. 2019 has brought extreme flooding to several areas of the country, and will likely bring more as the year progresses. Artists across…

Louisiana Flood Resources on NYFA Source and Beyond

Information to Aid in Recovery for Louisiana Artists and A Reminder for Artists Everywhere Louisiana artists are no strangers to the need for emergency preparedness. As we’ve written previously, protecting yourself, your home, and your work from unexpected disasters can help you avoid disaster-related setbacks. From safekeeping your records to selecting the business insurance that meets…

EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS FOR ARTISTS

Safeguard your artistic practice with these resources Natural disasters can occur at any moment – tornadoes, fires, floods and hurricanes all have the power to devastate the lives of artists with irreplaceable artwork immediately destroyed. The thought of repairing a studio or workspace is incredibly daunting. Yet when an emergency strikes, you should be prepared.…