NYFA Immigrant Artist Mentoring Program: Deadline Extended through May 11!

Now celebrating its 10th anniversary, NYFA’s Immigrant Artist Mentoring Program pairs immigrant artists working in a variety of disciplines with artist mentors who provide one-on-one support for their artistic practice, guiding their mentees to achieve specific goals and providing them with broader access to the New York cultural world through an exchange of ideas, resources, and experiences.

Call for Applicants: Deadline: Thursday, May 11, 2017

A vital component our the Immigrant Artist Program (IAP), the Mentoring Program pairs immigrant artists working in the performing arts, with artist mentors who provide one-on-one support, guiding participants to achieve specific goals to sustain their art practice, while navigating cultural perspectives in the NYC art world and beyond. The Mentoring Program aims to foster a community, providing opportunities to connect with out immigrant artists through group meetings, peer learning, and informal gatherings. For more information and to apply, click here.

Call for Mentors: NYFA is also looking for mentors for this year’s program. Many mentors express how rewarding and valuable the experience is, with collaborations and exhibitions coming out of the program. NYFA appreciates having you participate as your knowledge of the New York performing and literary art scene would benefit immigrant artists in the program.

To apply as a mentor: Please fill out this brief questionnaire.