2016 NYFA Fellowship winners - Alumni Dina Kantor, Pacifico Silano, Sinan Tuncay, Susannah Sayler, Shen Wei, Takahiro Kaneyama

The New York Foundation for the Arts (NYFA) has announced the recipients and finalists of its Artists’ Fellowship Program. The organization has awarded a total of $647,000 to 98 artists (including five collaborations) throughout New York State in the following disciplines: architecture/environmental structures/design, choreography, music/sound, photography, playwriting/screenwriting. Fifteen finalists (three per discipline), who do not receive a cash award, but benefit from a range of other NYFA services, were also announced. A complete list of the Fellows and finalists follows. The Artists’ Fellowship Program is administered by NYFA with leadership support from the New York State Council on the Arts.

MFA Photo, Video and Related Media Alumni Dina Kantor, Pacifico Silano, Sinan Tuncay, Susannah Sayler, Shen Wei, Takahiro Kaneyama all received a fellowship this year.

Congratulations to all of them!

See the full list of winners here

Image by: Dina Kantor, Treece project

Image by: Dina Kantor, Treece project