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March 2022

NYFA Resources and Services Talk in Huntington, NY

March 26 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Huntington Arts Council, 213 Main Street
Huntington, NY 11743 United States
Free

NYFA, in partnership with New York State Council on the Arts’ (NYSCA) State & Local Partnerships program and Huntington Arts Council, will present a free public program for artists of all disciplines in collaboration with the consortium of Long Island Arts Councils. NYFA will present an overview of our free and low-cost national programs and services. Whether you’re trying to raise money to finish a particular project, seeking feedback on your work, looking for an artistic residency, or trying to…

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April 2022

Closing Reception: “In/Between 2022: Transcendental Coordinates”

April 6 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Ford Foundation Live Gallery, New York Live Arts Lobby, 219 West 19th Street
New York, NY 10011 United States
Free

NYFA has partnered with New York Live Arts to present the exhibition In/Between 2022: Transcendental Coordinates, on view now through Sunday, April 10 at the New York Live Arts Ford Foundation Live Gallery at 219 West 19th Street in Manhattan. The exhibition will feature 16 immigrant artists from NYFA’s Immigrant Artist Mentoring Program. The closing reception will take place Wednesday, April 6 from 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM and is open to the public and free with RSVP. The Ford…

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2022 NYFA Hall of Fame Benefit Honoring Kay WalkingStick and Chin Chih Yang

April 7 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Capitale, 130 Bowery
New York, NY 10013 United States
$650

NYFA’s first in-person benefit since the pandemic will be held on Thursday, April 7, 2022 at Capitale in Manhattan. We look forward to inducting NYSCA/NYFA Artist Fellows Kay WalkingStick and Chin Chih Yang, who were to be honored at the canceled 2020 benefit. The program will also include a musical presentation by American blues jazz singer and Fellow Pyeng Threadgill. Tickets are available for purchase here. This year’s Hall of Fame Benefit Auction has also launched online—now is your chance…

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Crowdfunding to Build Independence Workshop – Presented by Seed&Spark

April 13 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Online
Pay-What-You-Wish

Thinking about making a movie, show, or web series? Great! We wanna watch it. But first, how are you going to fund it? And when you’re finished, who’s going to watch it? We've got answers! Most people think of crowdfunding as ‘friends and family’ fundraising for a project. But we're going to show you how crowdfunding can not only get your project off the ground — it can help you build a sustainable film career through a direct connection with…

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Understanding Artist Visas: Options for Immigrant Artists and Entertainers

April 26 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Online
Pay-What-You-Wish

Immigrant artists who reside within the New York City Metropolitan area are invited to join immigration attorney Michael Cataliotti for an overview of the legal options for immigrant artists, entertainers, and entrepreneurs who seek to pursue an artistic career and remain in the United States. This virtual event will cover the most frequently utilized non-immigrant artist visa classifications and pathways to immigration, followed by a live Q&A with the audience. Please click here to register for this pay-what-you-wish event. This…

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Performance Night: NYFA Immigrant Artist Mentoring Program Exhibition – Round 2

April 26 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Centro de Artes Gallery, 101 S. Santa Rosa Ave.
San Antonio, TX 78207 United States
Free

"NYFA Immigrant Artist Mentoring Program Exhibition – Round 2" is a multi-disciplinary exhibition that explores the unique and lived experiences of 34 San Antonio-based artists connected to NYFA's Immigrant Artist Mentoring Program. Join for an immersive evening of films and performances by artists from the exhibition. Presented by the City of San Antonio’s Department of Arts & Culture at The Centro de Artes Gallery in Historic Market Square in San Antonio, TX, the exhibit will run through July 3, 2022.

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Crowdfunding Marketing 2.0: Beyond the Basics

April 28 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Online
$15 – $20

Join Film Crowdfunding consultant Dor Dotson for an intermediate-level presentation on crowdfunding marketing for filmmakers and creatives who know the basics, and want to learn how to take their campaigns to the next level. This talk will be filled with lots of real-life examples and practical tips that anyone can do, without a ton of marketing or graphic design experience. Click here for details and to register.

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May 2022

Understanding Artist Visas: Your Questions Answered

May 5 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Online
Pay-What-You-Wish

Artists of all disciplines, entertainers, and entrepreneurs who seek to pursue an artistic career in the United States are invited to register for this town hall discussion with immigration attorney Michael Cataliotti, who will go through some of the frequently asked questions on the artist visa and immigration process and answer questions live from the audience. Please click here to register for this pay-what-you-wish event. This event is Part 2 of a two-part online program. Please click here for details…

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Info Session: Anonymous Was A Woman Environmental Art Grants

May 6 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Online
Free

Registration for this information session is now full. Please feel free to sign up for the waitlist. The info session will be recorded and shared on nyfa.org for those who are unable to attend. This information session will cover how to apply to the Anonymous Was A Woman Environmental Art Grants (AWAW EAG). Join NYFA for an overview of the program, a summary of eligibility requirements, tips to filling out the application, and a live Q&A. Click here for details and…

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Panel on Film Financing to Finish Independent Projects

May 10 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Online
Free

While securing financing for an independent film often occurs before the cameras start rolling, the reality is that independant filmmakers can find themselves needing additional funds at any stage of the process. Whether your project requires finishing funds, money to cover unforeseen circumstances, or payment of deferred wages, this panel discussion will cover strategies, common issues, and important tips to help you raise funds to complete your film! Click here for details and to register. This panel discussion is supported…

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