12:00 am
This exhibition presents scenic views of the Hudson River and its surroundings. In these photographic images, artist Margaret Grace and photographers Jeffrey Friedkin, Michael Garber, Jeff Seneca, Robert Uricchio, Dyana Van Campen, and Michael Washburn document this great American river and are inspired by its geologic past. The exhibition is made possible through the support
New York Hall of Science
6:00 pm
Following our free concert from 4 PM to 6 PM, come to our Art Exhibit Opening Reception. Featuring photographs by the late Harvey Shaman, photographer, author, teacher and Kew Gardens resident who is buried at Maple Grove; photographs of Forest Hills by Cheryl Cuddeback; paintings by Kew Gardens Resident Eric Scott Horn and a selection
The Center at Maple Grove
5:00 pm
Artist Shervone Neckles’ installation Beacon Shade Sail affirms the Lewis Latimer House Museum’s sense of place and belonging within the Flushing and greater Queens community, and honors the “groundbreaking” lifework of inventor Lewis H. Latimer. The outdoor installation features two triangular-shaped shade sails which function as a focal point to attract the local public and
Lewis Latimer House Museum
Jun 25 @ 9:00 pm – 10:30 pm
9:00 pm
TYRANNOSAURUS is a free weekly comedy show hosted by Veronica Rioseco, Jamie Wolf, and Leland Long. Every week we bring you some of the best comics in New York as well as comics from all over the world just passing through. Every week we stylize and diversify the lineup so that every show has a
RaR Bar
Jun 27 @ 10:00 pm – 11:30 pm
10:00 pm
Join British comedian Dominic Fogarty as he brings his BBC project live to the stage at the Creek and the Cave! Joined by some funny friends, he attempts to understand the delicacies and intricacies of American culture. Featuring the wonderful… Jake Head – SiriusXM Blair Dawson – The Belladonna Moss Perricone – The Patriot Act
The Creek and The Cave
Jul 6 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
8:00 pm
Jackknife Comedy is a rad monthly stand up show the first Saturday of every month at The Creek and The Cave in Queens, hosted by two dummies from Iowa named Gideon Hambright and Patrick Hastie! Each show they pick a bunch of their favorite comedians to come do sets, be cool and have a blast!
The Creek and The Cave
Jul 13 – Nov 3 all-day
12:00 am
This photo exhibition includes vintage and current images of women as aviators and astronauts from fashion, television, film, pop culture and toys (e.g. Barbie and LEGO astronaut dolls), as well as new developments in space-inspired fashion (space gear/spacesuits for women). The exhibition includes photographs of pioneering astronauts including Sally Ride, America’s first woman in space,
New York Hall of Science
3:00 pm
Bang on a Can and The Noguchi Museum present the New York-based guitar and percussion duo 75 Dollar Bill, performing their unique blend of sound from Northwest Africa by way of Mississippi and New York No Wave. As 75 Dollar Bill, plywood crate percussionist Rick Brown and guitarist Che Chen make electric, richly patterned music
The Noguchi Museum
1:00 pm
Tzu-an Ko, a Taiwan based artist, searches for employment as her alter-ego Super Perfect Working Robot, which intervenes with the alienated nature of existence under Capitalism. While Hong Kong based artist and art critic Sai-lok Chan continues his reflections on the relationship between painting and text, and explores issues surrounding cultural identity.
Jul 19 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
7:00 pm
Please join us for a night of music, dance, performance and improv! LoBo presents its 4th exhibition, Flash in the Pan, July 19th from 7-10pm in LIC. With this exhibition we will focus on curating time and spatial awareness through performance art and improvisational music and dance. Although we will be guiding the night, elements
LoBo
Jul 25 @ 10:00 pm – 11:30 pm
10:00 pm
Join British comedian Dominic Fogarty as he brings his BBC project live to the stage at the Creek and the Cave! Joined by some funny friends, he attempts to understand the delicacies and intricacies of American culture. Featuring the wonderful… Rojo Perez – Conan Moriah Sulc – NY Comedy Club Jake Head – SiriusXM Free
The Creek and The Cave
12:00 pm
The 2nd Annual Spirit of the Caribbean Celebration, presented in partnership with the Jamaica Center for Arts and Learning (JCAL) and VP Records, will take place on Saturday, August 03, 2019, from 12:00 – 5:00pm on the front lawn of the Jamaica Performing Arts Center. The event brings together the beauty, unique style, sound and
Jamaica Performing Arts Center
Aug 3 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
8:00 pm
Jackknife Comedy is a rad monthly stand up show the first Saturday of every month at The Creek and The Cave in Queens, hosted by two dummies from Iowa named Gideon Hambright and Patrick Hastie! Each show they pick a bunch of their favorite comedians to come do sets, be cool and have a blast!
The Creek and The Cave
Aug 9 @ 5:00 pm – Sep 1 @ 5:00 pm
5:00 pm
Visual artist members of Flushing Town Hall show their work in this yearly exhibition. Most artworks are for sale; proceeds support our Visual Arts program and local artists. FRI | AUG 9 | 5 PM Opening Reception: FRI, AUG 9, 5-7 PM Gallery Dates: FRI, AUG 9 – SUN, SEP 1 Gallery Hours: SAT &
Flushing Town Hall
6:30 pm
Join us at Book Culture LIC on Thursday, August 15th at 6pm as we welcome Kate Lacour for the launch of her new book, Vivisectionary. From “vivisection,” the act of dissecting living specimens, and “bestiary,” a compendium of real and mythical creatures. Kate Lacour’s Vivisectionary is a series of visual sequential experiments in the physiological,
Book Culture LIC
12:00 am
Mundos Alternos: Art and Science Fiction in the Americas brings together contemporary artists from across the Americas who have tapped into science fiction’s capacity to imagine new realities, both utopian and dystopian. Science fiction offers a unique artistic landscape in which to explore the colonial enterprise that shaped the Americas and to present alternative perspectives speculating
Queens Museum
Aug 25 @ 8:30 pm – 10:00 pm
8:30 pm
New York’s best comedians try to stay focused while being cross-examined and fact-checked during their sets. Adjudicator Matt Storrs disrupts their sets while bailiff Tristan Miller keeps the proceedings from descending into chaos. This month, comedians explore the topic of space in myriad iterations, from the Milky Way to the Container Store. The Storrs Objection
QED
Sep 7 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
8:00 pm
Jackknife Comedy is a rad monthly stand up show the first Saturday of every month at The Creek and The Cave in Queens, hosted by two dummies from Iowa named Gideon Hambright and Patrick Hastie! Each show they pick a bunch of their favorite comedians to come do sets, be cool and have a blast!
The Creek and The Cave
6:00 pm
Sunday, September 8th Open Studios, noon – 8 pm Artist Talk, 6 pm Please visit Hunter Creel on Sunday, August 8th in the Flux Factory Gallery, while he rebuilds a coffin as part of his ongoing work, Gate to the Multi-Verse. At 6 pm join him for an artist talk and discussion about the project.
Flux Factory
Sep 12 @ 10:00 am – Sep 15 @ 6:00 pm
10:00 am
“at the eleventh hour” describes something happening in the final moment; the title of Tse Fei’s solo exhibition At the Twelfth Hour means it is too late. Statement by the Artist: “As an artist-in-residence in New York from Hong Kong, life is never an easy one, especially during this politically unstable period of my place.
Flux Factory
6:00 pm
Join us for the opening of our new exhibit, “The Language of the City: Immigrant Voices,” a celebration of NYC’s rich history of diversity. Enjoy this multimedia exhibition based on immigrant oral histories from The Brooklyn College Listening Project, alongside historical photos, audiovisual recordings, and other material from the collections of the Municipal Archives and
NYC Dept. Of Records and Information Services
Sep 13 @ 6:00 pm – 9:30 pm
6:00 pm
The Hunters Point Parks Conservancy invites you to join us for our 2nd Annual Spotlight of the Season event! This family-friendly event will be a celebration of our parks, the conservancy, our community, and the incredible people that help make our LIC waterfront parks the place to be throughout the summer. The evening’s programming will
LIC Landing
Sep 14 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm
3:00 pm
“A Steinway Street Art Walk!” The Steinway Astoria Partnership proudly announced that it will host its Steinway Street Art Walk on Saturday, September 14th, 2019 from 3:00-7:00 pm along the BID corridor. The event kicks off at Long Island City Kleaners located at 30-53 Steinway Street, where art lovers can pick up their guidebook for
Steinway Street between 28th & 34th Avenue
Sep 20 @ 2:00 pm – 10:00 pm
2:00 pm
Recent Flux Factory Artist-in-Residence, poet and designer Dew Igworia, has been working on a series of party dresses that celebrate and honor cherished garments that she collected over years, which helped form her identity. These dresses connected her to a realm of fantasy and an expansiveness of self, but were lost in the removal of
Flux Factory
Sep 20 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
5:30 pm
LIC is having a party! Join the Long Island City Partnership (LICP) for a celebration of the LIC community and our 40th anniversary serving this wonderful neighborhood. Come for an evening honoring our partners in LICP’s LIC Arts Connection, showcasing musical talent from our community, enjoying free samples of local food with drinks available for
LIC Flea & Food and Plaxall Gallery
Sep 27 @ 7:00 pm – Oct 6 @ 6:00 pm
7:00 pm
Flux Factory presents an exhibition of works by two current Artists-in-Residence, Amir Badawi and María Lulu Varona. Each uses colorful embroidery thread to arrive at radically different ends. A quiet medium, both in its delicacy and in the time it takes to produce an object from tiny strands, it is a material that encourages deep
Flux Factory
Oct 12 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
5:00 pm
Aileen Bassis is a Queens visual artist and poet. Her practice includes artists books, printmaking and mixed work on paper. She explores social and political themes running throughout contemporary society. She’s been awarded artist fellowships to the Fine Arts Work Center in Provincetown, the Vermont Studio center, the New Jersey State Council on the Arts,
Lewis Latimer House Museum
Oct 19 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
12:00 pm
Socrates Sculpture Park, the Long Island City / Astoria waterfront park dedicated to supporting artists in the production and presentation of public art, gets Flux’d! Flux Factory, takes over the Park for an adventurous afternoon of performance, engagement, and installation activating The 2019 Socrates Annual exhibition. Come experience Flux’s core themes in action — collaboration,
Socrates Sculpture Park
6:00 pm
Join us after our free concert at 4 PM for an opening reception featuring paintings by Kew Gardens Artist Eric Scott Horn at 6 PM a the Center at Maple Grove. Free Parking on cemetery grounds – enter the gate at 129th St. & Kew Gardens Rd. (other gates will be closed at 5 PM).
The Center at Maple Grove Cemetery
Nov 2 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
8:00 pm
Jackknife Comedy is a rad monthly stand up show the first Saturday of every month at The Creek and The Cave in Queens, hosted by two dummies from Iowa named Gideon Hambright and Patrick Hastie! Each show they pick a bunch of their favorite comedians to come do sets, be cool and have a blast!
The Creek and The Cave