Third World Newsreel will be co-hosting a NYSCA Individual Artist Program (IND) Application Session in Manhattan on February 8, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m, and Women Make Movies will be hosting an IND Application Session at their office in Manhattan on February 9, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.
The session will focus on opportunities for NYS individual artists in electronic media (video, sound art, installations, and new technologies) and film production. NYSCA funding supports Documentary and Narrative works, Interactive/Digital Technology, Sound Art, Installations/Performance, Experimental Work, Animation and Radio. Projects can be a combination of media, including but not limited to, work for tape, installation, single-channel work, or interactive disc formats. Artists at various career stages are welcome to apply. Grant amounts range from $5,000 to $25,000. Documentary projects must be in the post-production phase and all applicants must have proof of New York State residency.
Arian Blanco, Program Director for the Individual Artists program at the New York State Council on the Arts will go over the application and the requirements.
For guideline info, make sure to visit NYSCA’s website.