Jessica Lang Dance

Tesseracts of Time

Courtesy of Jessica Lang Dance


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: Elana Grossman - Center for Architecture-Photo by Center for Architecture Staff.

Arts Education:  Students in a Music Skills class, ages 5-6, gather around the chalkboard to draw music notes they’re learning through movement and ear training, based on the renowned Dalcroze method. Photo Courtesy of Music Conservatory of Westchester.

Dance: Mark Morris Dance Group in Pure Dance Items (2016). Choreography by Mark Morris. Music by Terry Riley. Photo by Stephanie Berger.

Electronic Media and Film: Eyebeam: Salome Asega teaching how to draw your own .gif using Google’s Tilt Brush in HTC Vive 2016. Photo by Christine Butler.

Facilities: Fisher Center PAC at Bard, photo by Peter Aaron

Folk Arts: Arts Westchester. Crotona Park Ghana Cultural Festival. Photo by Aaron Paige. Bronx-based Ghanaian musicians, joined by Master Drummer Francis Akotuah (center), perform Kpanlogo, a Ga ethnic dance from Accra. Created in the mid-20th century by urban youth, the songs of this recreational dance-drumming genre call for social unity, justice, and honesty. On August 5th, 2017 the National Ghana Parade Council organized its annual Ghana Cultural Festival in Crotona Park, Bronx NY. The full-day-event featured live music, communal dancing, Ghanaian foods, and free public health services.

Individual Artists: Radio Diaries. Photo Courtesy of the Moth.

Literature: Yusef Komunyakaa and Cecile McLorin Salvant at Housing Works, Conversation Series 2016. Photo by Ryan Dzelzkalns.

Museum: Courtesy of the Corning Museum of Glass.

Music: Tri-Cities Opera Photo by Randy Cummings – Meroë Khalia Adeeb in Tri-Cities Opera’s Production of La Traviata

Presenting – Courtesy of the Saratoga Performing Arts Center.

SAS: Harlem School of the Arts Dance students perform for the community as part of the Dance Winter Blaze in February 2017. Photograph by Steven Schnur.

SLP: Christian Scott aTunde Adjuah’s Drum Circle at Harlem Stage’s first ever Open House. Photo by Brittany Allen.

Theatre – Courtesy of the Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival.

Visual Arts : The Arts and Cultural Council for Greater Rochester. Photo by RoCo.

REDC Initiative: The Albany Symphony Orchestra’s Water Music 2017, Courtesy of the Albany Symphony Orchestra.

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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.