Tag: Anna Deavere Smith



Artist News | Fiscal Sponsorship

There’s plenty of art to see and experience this June, including books, films, and artworks by Fiscally Sponsored artists! With Memorial Day behind us, summer is kicking into full swing. Enjoy the warm weather with celebration and cheer for the array of creative work being presented by NYFA’s Fiscally Sponsored artists and organizations. Bask in…

“I Am The Artist I Always Wanted To Be”

This year’s NYFA Hall of Fame Honorees share what they love most about what they do On April 12, 2016, artists James Casebere, Anna Deavere Smith, Faith Ringgold, and Zhou Long were inducted into the NYFA Hall of Fame. They spoke to us and shared what they love about their artist careers and what NYFA’s…

Thank You! Highlights from NYFA 2016 Hall of Fame Benefit

“There were a lot of people who got my back, and NYFA, you’re one of them” – Faith Ringgold On Tuesday, April 12, NYFA celebrated the induction of four artists into the NYFA Hall of Fame:  James Casebere, Faith Ringgold, Anna Deavere Smith, and Zhou Long at 583 Park Avenue in New York City. Over…

NYFA is Made For Artists With the Help From Artists

We would not have accomplished 45 years of great work if it weren’t for you The New York Foundation for the Arts is turning 45 and, boy, what a ride it has been. Since 1971 we’ve been empowering artists and arts organization from all disciplines and all levels of entrepreneurship. Our goal is to help…

Featuring: NYFA Hall of Fame Honoree Anna Deavere Smith

On April 12, 2016 NYFA is honoring Anna Deavere Smith at the annual NYFA Hall of Fame Benefit This year’s honorees are NYFA affiliated artists James Casebere (Fellow in Sculpture ’89, Photography ’85, ’94), Anna Deavere Smith (Fiscally Sponsored Artist ’16), Faith Ringgold (Fellow in Painting ’88), and Zhou Long (Fellow in Music Composition ’00).…