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Call for Applications: Immigrant Artist Mentoring Program 2016

“NYFA’s Immigrant Artist Program was almost like a big bang in meeting kin people and seeing new art.” Eva Davidova (IAP ‘15) New York Foundation for the Art (NYFA)’s Immigrant Artist Mentoring Program pairs immigrant artists working in all disciplines with artist mentors who provide one-on-one support for their mentee, guiding them to achieve specific…

IAP Interview: Valentina Medda & Stephano Espinoza

“You have this new persona that you can present to people and they will believe it. Like ‘Yeah, this is me!’” Immigrant Artist Program (IAP) Mentor Valentina Medda arrived in New York in 2009/10 through a scholarship from the Italian government to study at the International Center for Photography (ICP). After an almost three-year return…

Highlights from the November IAP Newsletter

Are you currently receiving our free Con Edison Immigrant Artist Program Newsletter?  Highlights from this month’s issue include: Our Immigrant Artist Mentoring Program Alumni interview featuring mentor/mentee pairing of Jonathan S. Cerullo and Andrei Nikolai Pamintuan. A feature on NYFA’s Fiscal Sponsorship program, allowing individual artists and emerging arts organizations in all disciplines the ability to raise funds…

IAP Interview: Jonathan S. Cerullo & Andrei Nikolai Pamintuan

“Theater will outlive every one of us. You pass it on from one generation to the next generation and so on.”  The IAP Mentoring Program is a vital part of NYFA’s Immigrant Artist Program, which pairs immigrant artists working in all disciplines with artist mentors. They provide mentees with one-on-one support and guide them to…