Tag: immigrant artist



EXPLORING SCULPTURE WITH BUNDITH PHUNSOMBATLERT

“For me, functionality is very connected to the design aesthetic and cannot be separated from the conditions of living and social context.” Artist Bundith Phunsombatlert works at the cross-roads of traditional and new media, thoughtfully traversing boundaries of installation and sculpture, while living between New York City and Bangkok, Thailand. His site-specific project Wayfinding: 100…

ANNOUNCING: PARTICIPANTS IN THE 2015 IMMIGRANT ARTIST MENTORING PROGRAM

Meet this year’s mentors and mentees We are pleased to announce the participants in the 2015 NYFA Immigrant Artist Mentoring Program. Now in its ninth year, the program pairs immigrant artists working in all disciplines with artist mentors who provide one-on-one support for their mentees, guiding them to achieve specific goals. The program provides participants…

Face to Place, a Literary Salon, hosted by NYFA

Literary Programming for Current Exhibition In conjunction with our current exhibition, Face to Place,  NYFA is pleased to host its second Literary Salon on Wednesday, March 18, from 6:30 to 8:30 PM featuring Liuyu Chen, Marwa Helal, Cordula Maria Rien Kuntari, and Vivian Yang with a discussion moderated by Sarah Dohrmann.  Face to Place highlights select participants of NYFA’s Immigrant…

NYFA Curatorial Happenings

Exhibition Openings and Related Programming NYFA is pleased to announce two exhibition openings this month featuring artists from NYFA’s Immigrant Artist Mentoring Program and the 2014 Finalists in Crafts/Sculpture, Digital/Electronics and Printmaking/Drawing/Book Arts from NYFA’s Artists’ Fellowship Program. All events are free and open to the public. Configured: An exhibition featuring 2014 Artists’ Fellowship Finalists at…