In the area of Information and Research, our NYFA Learning program serves close to 5,000 artists annually through seminars, workshops and individual feedback sessions with art professionals. Since 2002, our website,, has become the nation’s pre-eminent provider of online information to individual artists with over 4.4 million unique users. It offers the following online resources for artists and their supporters: NYFA Source, NYFA Current and NYFA Classifieds. The database NYFA Source began as the Visual Artist Information Hotline in 1996 which served artists at a national level. Today, it is global in reach, offering 8,300 grants, awards, services, and other opportunities with live assistance available by telephone and email to artists. The publication NYFA Current which is sent to 28,000 subscribers via bi-monthly emails, features some of the most provocative writing on current topics affecting the art world. NYFA Classifieds offers a comprehensive listing of thousands of jobs in the arts, not only in New York but throughout the country.