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Artist News | Two IAP Alumnae Share their Stories

Con Edison, the supporter of our monthly free immigrant artist newsletter, highlighted two of NYFA’s IAP alumnae.  New York Foundation for the Arts (NYFA) is delighted to share the stories of Sophia Chizuco (IAP ‘09, ’13, ’14, ’16) and Mersiha Mesihovic (IAP ’14) in these two videos produced by Con Edison. You can watch the impact…

Interview | Japanese Artist and Immigrant Artist Mentoring Program Alumna Sophia Chizuco

“You will definitely make lots of connections through IAP. You will understand what the New York art scene is and where you will go. You will be happy as an immigrant artist."  Japanese artist Sophia Chizuco talks about her experience participating as a mentee and then as a mentor of the Immigrant Artist Mentoring Program…

UPCOMING EXHIBITION FEATURING PARTICIPANTS FROM NYFA’S 2014 IMMIGRANT ARTIST MENTORING PROGRAM

August 8 Opening Reception for Archimedes’ Bathtub at Lorimoto Gallery in Queens, New York Lorimoto Gallery is pleased to present Archimedes’ Bathtub a show of work by the NYFA’s 2014 Immigrant Artist Mentoring Program curated by Julian A. Jimarez Howard. Please join us for the reception and block party with the artists and/or come view…