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“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…

“You Are a Vital Resource for the Arts Community”*

The New York Foundation for the Arts (NYFA) has been supporting artists since 1971.  Our mission is to empower emerging artists and arts organizations across all disciplines at critical stages in their creative lives and professional / organizational development. In 2009, we extended our programs and services throughout the United States and the international community. …

Featuring: NYFA Hall of Fame Honoree Faith Ringgold

On April 12, 2016 NYFA is honoring Faith 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). We will be…