I am so excited and proud to be selected artists @nyfacurrent for Immigrant Artists Mentoring Program in Oakland!
NYFA Immigrant Artist Mentoring Program: Oakland is back with a new cohort of mentees and mentors! This year's participants represent countries including Ethiopia, Taiwan, Brazil, Nigeria, The Philippines, and Iran. We're pleased to present the program in collaboration with @sfedf, @oaklandasiancc, @oaklibrary, @aggregatespacegallery, & Bisemi Foundation Inc. th
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