Over the past five years, Kickstarter has been used to fund over 8700 creative projects in New York, activating new spaces, supporting innovative programming, and building community. Join us on Thursday, April 24 for a panel discussion about several NYC-based projects that have run successful campaigns. They’ll share their experiences, lessons learned, and tips for raising funds through Kickstarter. Bring your questions!

What: How to Run a Successful Kickstarter Campaign
When: Thursday, April 24
Time: 6:30pm Doors
          7-9pm Panel Discussion
Where: Kickstarter Headquarters (58 Kent Street, Greenpoint BK 11222)

RSVP (required): http://bit.ly/1knBgyL
Donate: http://bit.ly/PUR2DA   (Select ELNYA in the “Please direct my gift to” dropdown menu)

Featured Projects
VISUALIZE PI: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1604383729/visualize-pi-noise
Bronx Documentary Center: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1667757478/film-and-photo-for-all-one-year-of-programs-at-the?ref=live
Peace and Quiet Dialogue Station: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/355820590/peace-and-quiet-dialogue-station?ref=discovery
Moderated by Stephanie Pereira, Director, Art Program at Kickstarter

 

 

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ELNYA HH logoSpring is upon us!  Join us for an evening of networking and drinks with young professionals from across the arts industry! We’ll be celebrating the end of the polar vortex in style in this low-key, music-inspired bar new to the Lower East Side.

Happy hour specials have been extended until 9PM exclusively for ELNYA and include: $4 draft beer, $5 wine and $5 snacks!

What: ELNYA Networking Happy Hour
When: Wednesday, April 30, 2014
Time: 6:00 – 9:00 PM
Where: Antler Beer & Wine Dispensary | 123 Allen St. Manhattan | Back room
RSVP: HERE by April 29 | Bring your friends and colleagues!

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2/26 ELNYA Creative Conversation: Art in Alternative Spaces – hosted by chashama

February 13, 2014

  Join ELNYA and distinguished panelists in a discussion about Art in Alternative Spaces. From empty warehouses, storefronts and repurposed housing, to pop-up campers and city sidewalks, artists are getting creative about the spaces in which they live, build and present their work. Learn about their strategies of success for sustainable art making in the […]

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Brother Brother

April 22, 2014

Experiments in Opera (www.ExperimentsInOpera.com) announces the premiere of Brother Brother, the final production of their 2013-14 Season at Abrons Arts Center, with music and libretto by Aaron Siegel. This 90-minute opera, which has been in development with Experiments in Opera for the last two seasons, explores the relationship between Orville and Wilbur Wright following their […]

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Japan Society presents: Project IX – Pleiades

April 22, 2014

May 2 & 3 at 7:30 pm Japan Society 333 East 47th St. NY NY 10017 Two Japanese tour de force artists, acclaimed musician Kuniko Kato, praised by Steve Reich as a “first rate percussionist,” and dancer Megumi Nakamura, internationally-known since her days with Jiří Kylián’s Netherlands Dance Theater, explore the mesmerizing scores of legendary […]

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4/24-4/25 Ralph Steadman – For No Good Reason Pop-up Gallery

April 21, 2014

“For No Good Reason,” directed by Charlie Paul and featuring Johnny Depp, is a richly creative, visual feast of a film about the power and importance of art to achieve Steadman’s aim. A screening and pop-up gallery will be held at Red Bull Studios New York, April 24th and 25th 12pm-7pm a Premiere After Party […]

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5/21 ‘Motherlove: an evening of art and music’

April 21, 2014

‘Motherlove: an evening of art and music’ is a one-night-only exhibition, art sale and concert to be presented Wednesday, May 21 from 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM at the 56 Bogart Street art complex in Bushwick, Brooklyn. The evening is a benefit for Every Mother Counts, a nonprofit organization founded by Christy Turlington Burns, which […]

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Exhibition: We Might Have to Exise Your Lung By Jia-Jen Lin April 25 – May 4, 2014

April 21, 2014

We Might Have to Exise Your Lung By Jia-Jen Lin April 25 – May 4, 2014 Open Hours: 1 – 6 pm, Thursdays to Sundays Reception for the Artist: Saturday April 26, 2014 4 – 6 pm 461 West 126th Street New York, NY 10027 Jia-Jen Lin presents a series of modular works exploring how […]

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Residency Coordinator

April 21, 2014

The Robert Rauschenberg Foundation seeks to engage a committed professional as part of the Rauschenberg Residency staff in Captiva, Florida. The Residency Coordinator has a wide range of responsibilities and must be an excellent communicator, very organized, confident in project management, a creative thinker and strongly proactive. The Residency Coordinator is responsible for the administrative […]

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Volunteers for Smack Mellon’s Annual Benefit

April 13, 2014

Smack Mellon is holding its annual Kentucky Derby Party & Art Auction Benefit again on Saturday, May 3, 2013. If you don’t know already, the Benefit is basically a big Kentucky Derby Party where guests bet on horses, drink mint juleps, eat tasty southern-style food, wear silly derby hats, and go home with original works […]

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April Culture Club: The Civilians at The Public Theater 4/19

April 10, 2014

THE CIVILIANS’ THE GREAT IMMENSITY April 19, 2014 2:00 PM matinee at The Public Theater, 425 Lafayette St., Manhattan Join The Civilians and the Public Theater at a performance of THE GREAT IMMENSITY, written and directed by Civilians’ Artistic Director, Steve Cosson, with music by Founding Associate Artist, Michael Friedman.  Created through a rare and […]

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Summer / Fall 2014 Theatre Production Internship

April 10, 2014

Write Act Repertory Summer / Fall 2014 Theatre Production Interns An expanding NYC and LA based company is looking for Production Assistants to work on multiple theatre related projects. We operate 3 performance spaces in NYC, in addition to a special attraction haunted house, and rehearsal spaces. Please note: this internship is UNPAID, but we […]

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