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October 2020

Online Panel Discussion: Womanhood and Women’s Rights

October 21, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Online
Free

Join NYFA for an online panel discussion led by sociology professor Ginetta Candelario, with artist Lina Puerta, artist and author Elia Alba, and art historian Tatiana Reinoza, presented in partnership with KODA. The Wednesday, October 21 event will commemorate the 100th anniversary of women’s suffrage and will encourage especially Latinx communities to vote. Speakers will explore the theme of identity at the crossroads of the individual and the collective. They will examine topics including: What rights do we have as…

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Online Panel Discussion: Pivoting During the Pandemic

October 23, 2020 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Free

In response to the challenges that have resulted from the COVID-19 crisis, NYFA and National Coalition for Arts Preparedness and Emergency Response (NCAPER) have partnered to organize a free online panel discussion with experts with a wide range of experience in law, finance, and non-profit sustainability. The panel, which will be moderated by Elissa D. Hecker, Co-Chair and creator of EASL’s Pro Bono Committee, will discuss potential financial and legal options, general principles, and good practices to help organizations adapt…

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Interactive Workshop | Developing Your Networks and Individual Fundraising

October 28, 2020 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Online
$50

This interactive workshop is for individual artists and those who run companies/organizations who would like to incorporate individual giving into their fundraising model, and better activate and cultivate their existing networks. In order to provide personalized feedback, interactive workshops will be capped at 25 participants; those registering for an interactive workshop must first take the October 21 webinar on this topic ($75 total). The interactive workshop will provide: an in-depth look into the topics covered in the webinar; ways to…

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November 2020

Webinar | Basic Fundraising Techniques: How to Increase Donations

November 12, 2020 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Online
$25

This webinar is designed for arts professionals and small nonprofit leaders and fundraisers. It will delve into how data and infrastructure can improve fundraising, and examine how to put basic steps and systems in place to help drive donations and donor loyalty. If you’re tired of your fundraising being reactive instead of proactive, this webinar is for you. It will be taught by Katherine Delaney, Development Director at NYFA, and is offered as part of a four-part course on engaging…

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Seed&Spark Presents: Art of the Pitch

November 12, 2020 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Online
Free

Thinking about making a movie or show? Great! First, you'll need to strategize how are you going to pitch it to the people who will help get it off the ground. Join Seed&Spark's Art of the Pitch workshop to learn how to connect what you really want to do with your career with the steps it takes to get there and advice for pitching to difference constituents along the way. Click here for full details and to register via Eventbrite.…

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2021 NYSCA/NYFA Artist Fellowship Overview

November 18, 2020 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Online
Free

The NYFA Grants team will be hosting a series of information sessions designed to help artists build a stronger application online via Zoom. In this session, the NYFA team will explain the 2021 NYSCA/NYFA Artist Fellowship program guidelines and application process and answer any individual questions you might have. This event is at capacity. A recording of the session will be posted on NYFA's Facebook page by Friday, November 20. Please stay tuned for future NYSCA/NYFA Artist Fellowship information sessions.

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Interactive Workshop | Basic Fundraising Techniques: How to Increase Donations

November 19, 2020 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Online
$50

This interactive workshop is designed for arts professionals and small nonprofit leaders and fundraisers. In order to provide personalized feedback, interactive workshops will be capped at 25 participants; those registering for an interactive workshop must first take the November 12 webinar on this topic ($75 total). The interactive workshop will go into the basics for creating a fundraising plan and why a plan is important. You will use the techniques discussed in the workshop to create your own simple fundraising…

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Archives and Documentary Storytelling

November 19, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Online
$15 – $20

Archival footage and photos can be powerful elements in telling historical and present-day stories. But archives can also lead to budget and rights issues that are important to anticipate as you craft your film. This presentation by Emmy and Peabody Award-winning filmmaker Peter Miller will cover practical issues of using archival materials in non-fiction filmmaking, including researching, duplicating, cataloging, and securing rights to images from a wide range of sources. We’ll also cover aesthetic and creative issues of interweaving historical…

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Panel: Food Justice and Diverse Farming Ecosystem (English & Spanish)

November 25, 2020 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Online
Free

Join KODA and NYFA for an online panel discussion led by Jungwon Kim of the Rainforest Alliance, with farmer and community activist Karen Washington and artist Lina Puerta. Puerta is currently in residency at KODA and a former NYSCA/NYFA Artist Fellow. The event will highlight the importance of community, living in greater harmony with the cycles of nature, and how we can adapt our way of life to be more sustainable. The participants will be invited to reflect upon how…

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December 2020

Virtual Art Salon

December 2, 2020 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Online
Free

Join NYFA's Immigrant Artist Mentoring Program (IAP) for our first Virtual Art Salon, with presentations from IAP nationwide alumni and artists from a variety of disciplines. Featuring Adishetu Oyibo, Juan C. Escobedo, Tanika I. Williams, Han Qin, Kiana Honarmand, and Fernando Vieira, this event is created and produced by artists and IAP alum Rupy C. Tut and Jason Wyman. Please RSVP to attend here via Eventbrite.

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