Happening at NYFA



Artists News: Hello February!

Can’t believe January is over? Neither can we, but now it’s time to get excited for February! NYFA affiliated artists will be really busy this month and we invite you to attend exhibition openings, video screenings and more. Check out the list below for upcoming events this month: Lori Nix (Fellow in Photography ‘04)In an…

Artists News: It’s time to get off the couch!

The snow has almost completely melted in New York and we are ready for new adventures.  Check out the list below for readings, exhibitions and award ceremonies all around the country. Jenny Polak (Fellow in Interdisciplinary Work ‘12)Is contributing to the group exhibition Soul Asylum which deals with the topic of the immigration justice movement.…

Artists News: Snow and Arts

Another work week is almost over and we are expecting a lot of snow in New York this weekend.  Our NYFA affiliated artists have exhibitions, events and shows in many different neighborhoods around the city this weekend. So, put your snow boots on and make your way to the art spaces listed below. And those…

NYFA ANNOUNCES RECIPIENTS AND FINALISTS FOR 2015 ARTISTS’ FELLOWSHIP PROGRAM

$642,000 Awarded To 95 New York State Artists The New York Foundation for the Arts (NYFA) has announced the recipients and finalists of its Artists’ Fellowship Program. The organization has awarded a total of $642,000 to 95 artists (including four collaborations) throughout New York State in the following disciplines: fiction, folk/traditional arts, interdisciplinary work, painting,…

NYFA FELLOW LISA KRON WINS TWO TONY AWARDS

“This house is so much bigger than I thought, […] I didn’t know we had a freaking ballroom?!” We are so proud to congratulate Lisa Kron (Fellow in Playwriting/Screenwriting ‘94) on winning two Tony Awards in yesterday’s ceremony at Radio City Hall in New York. Lisa won a Best Book Tony Award for Fun Home. It…