Friday, September 25, 2009

NYFA Current Needs $, Wendell Berry, Hildur

Dear all,

I'm writing to let you know that NYFA Current -- a magazine I've freelanced for in the past -- is in financial trouble. Because of the economic crunch, the publication badly needs donations if it's going to continue in 2010.

As you undoubtedly know, NYFA Current (New York Foundation for the Arts' online arts magazine) provides a crucial perspective on art and the creative process. Editor Suzan Sherman's official plea letter is here, and I don't have much to add...except to reiterate that Current's voice is a unique one, and not one we can afford to lose -- especially now, when so many are redefining what it means to make art, and looking for new ways to disseminate and write about those changes.

Please consider making a small donation (by mail or online), and / or posting the link ( &fid=1&curidy0 ) to your networks and websites. Your support is sincerely appreciated.

All best,
Emily Warner

This Thursday: You are invited to a closing reception
of Hildur Ásgeirsdóttir Jónsson exhibition @ More North Gallery
Thursday October 01, 2009
Hope to see you there
More North Gallery, 39 North Moore Street, Tribeca

Hildur's piece pictured above

And finally Wendell Berry from this week's New Yorker.

Oh and if you're bored check Art in America's Scene!

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