Through the Immigrant Artist Program (IAP), the New York Foundation for the Arts is building and serving a community of artists with diverse backgrounds who share the experience of immigration.
NYFA connects artists with services and resources to foster their creative careers, gain support and exposure for their work, and integrate into the cultural world of New York and beyond while upholding their distinct identities.
Throughout the Pandemic, artists have faced countless challenges in making art and earning a living. In this dialogue between a NYFA program curator and two artists who have taken part in the Immigrant Artist Program. Their experiences may point the way for understanding and finding new opportunities for work during this time.