Ballet Hispanico

Con Brazos Abiertos

Courtesy of Ballet Hispanico


Video editor: Kimberly Powell

Courtesy of Light Work's Urban Video Project (UVP) featuring original artwork by Saya Woolfalk, courtesy of Leslie Tonkonow Artworks + Projects

Glimmerglass Festival

Porgy & Bess

Video: Lucas Godlewski

Featuring the Glimmerglass Festival Orchestra

Parrish Art Museum

Five and Forward Photography and Videography:

Catherine Michelle Bartlett, Mathew Barton, BFA/NYC, Casey Brooks, Tom Fitzgerald/, Daniel Gonzalez, Jenny Gorman, Lori Hawkins, Jeff Heatley, Hufton + Crow, Hazel Hutchins, Jody Gambino, Tom Kochie, Richard Lewin, Geir Magnusson, Gary Mamay, Michael Pinto, Kelley Presson, Rob Rich, Christian Scheider, Schwaa Films, and Eric Striffler.

Special thanks to UrLife for production of Five and Forward.

American Ballet Theater


Film by Ezra Hurwitz

Corning Museum of Glass

Credit: Courtesy of The Corning Museum of Glass

Iroquois Indian Museum

Credit: Iroquois Indian Museum

Spark Media/Mill Street Loft

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Grantee Collage:

Metropolitan Museum of Art: Photo by Filip Wola

Classical Theatre of Harlem: Fit For a Queen (by Betty Shamieh) – photo Jill Jones Shereen Macklin, as Nefereru

Mind-Builders: Mind-Builders Creative Arts Center, Corey Alexander Saxophone, Photo by Madaha Kinsey-Lamb

Nai Ni Chen: Andy Chiang. Nai Ni Passage. Photo by by Carol Rosegg.

Calpulli Mexican Dance: Juan Castano. Calpulli Mexican Dance Company. Photo: Christopher Duggan. Courtesy: Jacobs Pillow Dance.

Spark Media Project: Sarah Weikel. Spark Media Project. Photo by Spark Media Project.

CMA NY: Newlin Tillotson. Photo by CMA.


Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater in Robert Battle’s The Hunt. Photo by Rosalie O’Connor.




Header: Courtesy of the Rochester Fringe Festival.

Collages: Doug Varone and Dancers in ReComposed (full company) photo Grant Halverson (c) The American Dance Festival.

Institute for Electronic Arts: Public performance of Snowing in the Bush, February 5th, 2017. Snowing in the Bush was a collaboration between (left to right) Jessica Earle, NYSCC MFA 2017; Matthew Underwood, NYSCC MFA 2018; Nicky Crayson, professional jazz singer, Sydney, Australia; Dasiy Wu, professor of music, Alfred University; Kenneth Maracek, professor of music, Alfred University.

The Architectural League of New York. Photo by Varick Shute.

MCC Theater’s Youth Company Acting Lab performs their end-of-year production, UnCensored. Photo by Da Ping Luo. 

Film-Makers' Cooperative Executive Director MM Serra in the organization's archive of 5,000 independent and avant-garde films. Photo by Georgie Smith.

Creative art-making during National Guild for Community Arts Education ambassador events at the Joan Mitchell Foundation. Courtesy of the National Guild for Community Arts Education.


NYSCA Staff Photos by Elena Olivo.

Panelist Positions

Kate Lindquist. MCNY. Photo by Michael James Wilson.


Architecture + Design: Alex Schweder and Ward Shelley’s Reactor at Art Omi, Ghent, NY. Photo by Richard Barnes.

Arts Education:  National Dance Institute’s in-school program at Mott Hall, Bronx, NY. Photo by Angel Gardner.

Dance: Urban Bush Women in “dark swan.” Photo by Michael Zirkle.

Electronic Media and Film: Photo by Spark Media Project/The Art Effect, Poughkeepsie, NY.

Facilities: Dragon Rock,  Manitoga, Home  and  Studio  of  Industrial  Designer  Russel  Wright  (1904-1976),  Garrison,  NY.    Photo:    Vivian  Linares

Folk Arts: Breakdancing  with  hip-hop  dance  crew  Full  Circle  Souljahs  at  the  Center  for  Traditional  Music  and  Dance's  2016  Heritage  Sunday  concert  "Global  Beat  of  the  Bronx:  From  Bambara  to  Breakbeats"  at  Lincoln  Center  Out  of  Doors, Photo by Stephanie Black.

Individual Artists: Jason Moran, commissioned by NYSCA grantee the Apollo Theater. Photo:  John D. & Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation

Literature: Mentee/Mentor pair looking at the 2017 Girls Write Now anthology, Rise Speak Change. Courtesy of Girls Write Now, New York, NY.

Museum: Touring  the  Wilson  Gallery  featuring  art  from  post  WWII, Memorial Art Gallery, Rochester, NY. Courtesy of MAG.

Music: ETHEL string quartet. Photo by Tim Black.

Presenting BRIC Celebrate Brooklyn. Photo © David Andrako.

SAS: H.T.  Chen  &  Dancers  Between  Heaven  &  Earth,  photo  courtesy  of  Chen  Dance  Center

SLP: Running to Places Theatre Company, Ithaca, a regrantee of the Community Arts Partnership of Tompkins County through NYSCA’s Decentralization Program. Courtesy of Running to Places.

Theatre Torn Space Theater’s The Collection, Buffalo, NY. Photo  Credit:  Mark  Duggan.

Visual Arts : Sculpture  Space  Artist  in  Residence  Erica  Ferrari  (Brazil)  at  work, Ithaca, NY.

REDC Initiative: Corning Museum of Glass’ GlassBarge. Rendering by McLaren Engineering Group

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Header: Open House New York: Elis Shin. Open House New York. Gould Memorial Library. Photo by Jessica Bruah.

DEC: Brooklyn Arts Council. Grants Program. Photo Courtesy of Grantee Annie Ferdous.

NYSCA Employment

Monica Bill Barnes and Co. Photo by Mallory Lynn. “The Museum Workout” at The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Created by Monica Bill Barnes & Company in collaboration with Maira Kalman. Performed by (left to right): Robert Saenz de Viteri, Anna Bass, Monica Bill Barnes.