Alumni News: Daesha Devón Harris

Daesha Devón Harris.

Recieves a 2019 NYFA Fellowship in the category of Photography

2019 NYFA "Joy of Giving Something" Fellow

New York Foundation for the Arts (NYFA) has announced the recipients and finalists of the NYSCA/NYFA Artist Fellowship Program, which it has administered for the past 33 years with leadership support from the New York State Council on the Arts (NYSCA). The organization has awarded a total of $661,000 to 98 artists (including three collaborations) whose ages range from 25-76 years throughout New York State in the following disciplines: Architecture/Environmental Structures/Design, Choreography, Music/Sound, Photography, and Playwriting/Screenwriting. Fifteen finalists, who do not receive a cash award but benefit from a range of other NYFA services, were also announced. A complete list of the Fellows and Finalists can be found here.

We are happy to announce that 2007 MFA UB Alumni Daesha Devón Harris was included in the list of award winners of a 2019 NYFA Fellowship in the category of photography. Congratulations!

2007 MFA Alumni Daesha Devón Harris