Hiatus in the Time of Coronavirus

It was with great sadness that the Brodsky Fund suspended its programs back in the Spring of 2020, as the coronovirus began its rampage across the planet. 

But we want to let you know that planning has NOT stopped, and the Fund is working toward an exciting reopening.  The Fund's President and Board are looking forward to a not-too-distant date when we can...

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An Evening with Guzel Yakhina

On May 27th, board member Maria Genkin hosted the Fund’s final event of the 2018-19 season,  an evening with writer Guzel Yakhina. Guzel’s book Zuleikha Opens Her Eyes (English title, Zuleikha, from Oneworld Publications) is one of the most celebrated novels to come out of Russia in the past ten years. About twenty Friends of the Fund gathered to...

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All-Beethoven Recital by John Kamitsuka

On Wednesday, May 1, 2019, distinguished pianist John Kamitsuka performed at Yamaha Artists Services in New York to benefit the Joseph Brodsky Fellowship Fund. Works played included the Sonata Op. 13, #8 “Pathetique,” and Sonata Op. 110, #31. The performance was followed by a reception, during which guests enjoyed meeting and speaking with the artist and with Fund President Maria Brodsky, who was in...

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The Art of Olga Chernysheva

On Thursday, 25 October 2018, the artist Olga Chernysheva gave a private tour for Friends of the Joseph Brodsky Fellowship Fund of her exhibition at Foxy Production on East Broadway in New York City. Afterwards, Yulia Dultsina hosted the group at her lovely home, where three short films by the artist were shown, followed by a lively discussion. The evening...

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Kvartirnik with Diana Arbenina

On 14 May 2018,  Friends of Joseph Brodsky Fellowship Fund gathered for a very special private acoustic concert by the poet and singer, Diana Arbenina, to benefit the Joseph Brodsky Fellowship Fund.


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