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Highlights from the January IAP Newsletter

Are you currently receiving our free Con Edison Immigrant Artist Program Newsletter? Highlights from this month’s issue include: An interview featuring Yevgeniya Baras, co-founder and curator of Regina Rex Gallery on the Lower East Side. An IAP Archive Interview with Ezra Wube, which revisits the IAP alumnus after he launched the Addis Video Art Festival. Professional development…

IAP Interview: Yevgeniya Baras

“I really see curation as another way of making work.” Yevgeniya Baras is a contemporary painter and co-founder of the Regina Rex Gallery on the Lower East Side. NYFA visited her studio at the Sharpe-Walentas Studio Program to find out how she balances her business with her artistic practice, how artists get noticed, and how her…

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…