Tag: professional development



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Three Arts Leaders Share Strategies for Better Work Life Balance 

Arts industry professionals share practical insights on the humanization factor of remote work, open workplace communication, and stress management.  The shift to work-from-home kickstarted a conversation that was long overdue—one about work life balance. To start to understand the opportunities and challenges remote work brought about, we heard from arts industry professionals on the topic.…

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Apply Now | NYSCA/NYFA Artist as Entrepreneur Program in Western New York

Artists living and working in the counties of Niagara, Erie, Chautauqua, Cattaraugus, and Allegany are invited to join this free online entrepreneurial program presented by Arts Services Inc. (ASI) in March 2021. Applications are now open for the NYSCA/NYFA Artist as Entrepreneur Program. This professional development program, which will take place online in March 2021…

Gaining a Competitive Edge in the Museum Field

Learn how the online MA in Museum Studies at CUNY SPS can help you get ahead on your own terms in our latest #NYFAPartner spotlight. As a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, the United States has collectively pivoted towards online platforms to conduct business and stay connected and informed. Prior to the crisis, however, there…

COVID-19 | Presenting Your Work Online

Artist and producer Jason Wyman helps you navigate ways of digitally connecting with your target audience. Over the last five years, artist and producer Jason Wyman has convened a diverse, intergenerational network of youth media artists in virtual spaces of co-creation and exchange.  Stemming from their mentorship in NYFA’s Immigrant Artist Mentoring Program (IAP): Oakland,…