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Ever wonder how comics get made, or what it takes to make a great comic? We might guide you to the answer! QHS proudly presents a brand new summer workshop:𝙏𝙝𝙚 𝘼𝙧𝙩 𝙤𝙛 𝙏𝙚𝙡𝙡𝙞𝙣𝙜 𝙔𝙊𝙐𝙍𝙎𝙩𝙤𝙧𝙮: 𝙂𝙧𝙖𝙥𝙝𝙞𝙘 𝙉𝙤𝙫𝙚𝙡𝙨. Come to create a comic about yourself! We want you to connect with your past through comics and art,
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12:00 am
Ever wonder how comics get made, or what it takes to make a great comic? We might guide you to the answer! QHS proudly presents a brand new summer workshop:𝙏𝙝𝙚 𝘼𝙧𝙩 𝙤𝙛 𝙏𝙚𝙡𝙡𝙞𝙣𝙜 𝙔𝙊𝙐𝙍𝙎𝙩𝙤𝙧𝙮: 𝙂𝙧𝙖𝙥𝙝𝙞𝙘 𝙉𝙤𝙫𝙚𝙡𝙨. Come to create a comic about yourself! We want you to connect with your past through comics and art,
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12:00 am
Ever wonder how comics get made, or what it takes to make a great comic? We might guide you to the answer! QHS proudly presents a brand new summer workshop:𝙏𝙝𝙚 𝘼𝙧𝙩 𝙤𝙛 𝙏𝙚𝙡𝙡𝙞𝙣𝙜 𝙔𝙊𝙐𝙍𝙎𝙩𝙤𝙧𝙮: 𝙂𝙧𝙖𝙥𝙝𝙞𝙘 𝙉𝙤𝙫𝙚𝙡𝙨. Come to create a comic about yourself! We want you to connect with your past through comics and art,
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12:00 am
Ever wonder how comics get made, or what it takes to make a great comic? We might guide you to the answer! QHS proudly presents a brand new summer workshop:𝙏𝙝𝙚 𝘼𝙧𝙩 𝙤𝙛 𝙏𝙚𝙡𝙡𝙞𝙣𝙜 𝙔𝙊𝙐𝙍𝙎𝙩𝙤𝙧𝙮: 𝙂𝙧𝙖𝙥𝙝𝙞𝙘 𝙉𝙤𝙫𝙚𝙡𝙨. Come to create a comic about yourself! We want you to connect with your past through comics and art,
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Sep 16 @ 6:30 pm
6:30 pm
Summer art classes hosted by Hunters Point Parks Conservancy and Donna Levinstone are going virtual! All classes are FREE, but pre-registration is required. The classes will be hosted through Zoom and the link will be sent out to all registered participants in advance of the program. REGISTER HERE – https://forms.gle/PfueHiov8iehSkoK8 All activities are meant for
Virtual Event
Oct 3 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
12:00 pm
On Saturday, October 3rd, LIC Partnership hosts its 7th Annual LIC Springs! community block festival on Vernon Boulevard between 50th and 46th Ave. Celebrate Long Island City and enjoy live music, dance and theater performances plus interactive lessons, art & sculpture-making, fitness classes, outdoor dining, pop-up activities, sports games and more. Free and open to
Long Island City between 50th and 46th Avenues (Vernon Blvd)
12:00 am
In celebration of the significant contributions made by Italian-Americans in Queens, special guest Council Member Paul Vallone looks forward to welcoming you to the Queens Historical Society’s virtual exhibition and art talk. We will be featuring scholars and historians, with artist and keynote speaker Clare Stokolosa, a Queens-based artist, who will give a presentation about
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1:00 am
Discover chemistry in art! Paper marbling is an ancient technique that produces patterns that imitate smooth marble and other stones. Through several centuries, people have applied marbled materials to various surfaces such as bookbinding and stationery. Part of its appeal is that each print is unique; you will never find an identical one in the
Lewis Latimer House Museum
3:30 pm
In this animation workshop, participants will design and produce short films. This class will teach students skills in technology and artistic expression. Students will learn basic stop motion techniques: storyboarding, frame rate, angles, artistic design. This course is a great outlet for students to express themselves creatively while learning technology skills. A tablet device and
Lewis Latimer House Museum
Nov 27 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
3:00 pm
Live Streaming Paint Experience Friday, November 27 | 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm Masa Kitani of Creative Scene will host this live, fun, interactive paint experience. She will guide you step by step to create this beautiful night painting. Bring your own supplies. A great afternoon for families, kids, adults, parents, and me, etc. Materials:
Alley Pond Environmental Center
7:00 pm
Native Artist Spotlight Panel: Queens & Long Island WED, DEC 2, 7 PM EST Streaming Live on Facebook and Zoom Moderated by Tecumseh Ceaser, Matinecock Turkey Clan, Native American artists of Queens and Long Island will discuss and showcase their contemporary art in a panel discussion. Often when people think of Native art they focus
Flushing Town Hall at Home
Dec 3 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
3:30 pm
Participants will build amazing structures and explore engineering techniques using simple supplies. By examining the objects around us in our homes and neighborhoods, we will simplify them into geometric shapes to build with. As a group, we will discuss the components of our neighborhoods and communities. Participants will be presented with a design challenge and
Lewis Latimer House Museum
2:30 pm
In this Reading & Discussion series, we will take a look at the work of Audre Lorde and her view of language and storytelling as powerful technologies for self-empowerment. Each of the five sessions of the series will begin with a discussion of excerpts from her books followed by a writing prompt inspired by the
Jan 12 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
7:00 pm
It’s time for another DRINK + DRAW! It’s always such a joyful evening! Some ‘FAQs’ are below, and if you have any more questions or access needs, please reach out to @lexymakesthings ⁣⁣ FEATURING AMAZING ARTIST MODELS:⁣⁣ Nayana Fielkov (she/her, @nonnyp)⁣⁣ Flux’s own Maya Suess (she/her, @mayasuess)⁣⁣ Dew Deloris Igworia-Onwuka (she/they, @dewigwoonwuka)⁣⁣ Mimi Ho-Tai (@mimihotai, she/her)⁣⁣
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Jan 29 @ 1:00 pm – Feb 7 @ 6:00 pm
1:00 pm
Gift in the Wound⁣. Curated by Noah Phillips⁣. “Without the weight given by a wound consciously realized, [one] will lead a provisional life.” — Robert Bly⁣ ⁣ The Gift In The Wound highlights the work of artists who have confronted their fears, traumas, and shadows, and emerged on the other side with unexpected insights, treasures, and talents
Flux Factory
Jan 30 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
11:00 am
We love house plants because they allow us to bring the beauty of nature indoors. But what about house plants serving as inspiration for art-making? Join Diana Kuan for this beginner-friendly watercolor class, where you will experiment with a range of watercolor techniques to bring your favorite house plants to life. You will use techniques
Alley Pond Environmental Center
12:00 am
Because it will not be possible to hold an in-person event, Bayside Historical Society’s annual winter art show will move online for 2021. Our 20th Annual Winter Art Show will take place in virtual “galleries” on the BHS website during the month of February 2021. The show is open to artists working in all media
Bayside Historical Society
12:00 am
On February 1, 2021, Flushing Town Hall re-opens the community art exhibition and solicits new artwork for the Lunar New Year, once again inviting participants to artistically express the range of emotions they feel as they face the new year. This Lunar New Year is the Year of the Ox— and its associated characteristics of
Flushing Town Hall fence
7:00 pm
The first of a three-part Rhizome Project speaker series for Black History Month, Rhizome Voice is curated by Queens-based artist and activist Trasonia Abbott. The current uprising has given way to a multitude of new local liberation organizations started by young activists. To those young activists, we pose some questions: How was this mobilization possible
Zoom
12:00 am
This exhibition highlights the work of two prominent photographers of Queens, Percy Loomis Sperr (1840- 1964) and Frederic J. Weber (1881-1967). Percy Loomis Sperr, born in 1890, was known as the “Official Photographer for the City of New York.” In the early 1920s, Loomis moved to New York where he resided in Staten Island for
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Feb 16 @ 1:00 pm – Feb 19 @ 1:00 pm
1:00 pm
Learn how to create your own fun & games this Midwinter Recess with NYC Historic House Museums! Join the Wyckoff House Museum and our sister sites Morris-Jumel Mansion, Old Stone House, Historic Richmond Town, and Lewis Latimer House Museum for a series of interactive virtual programs February 16th-19th at 1 PM. During each session, educators
Lewis latimer house museum
Feb 16 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
7:00 pm
Please join us for a virtual Drink + Draw hosted by Lexy Ho-Tai (@lexymakesthings, she/her)!!!⁣ ⁣ Feel free to drop in for part of it. Bring your own drawing materials and a beverage of your choice. Everybody is welcome! Each week we have four amazing models.⁣ ⁣ BYOB + art supplies. 🎨🍹 Hosted by Lexy
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12:00 am
A night of rejoicing in Black resilience and artistry, Flux Factory will be providing a platform for artists to come together to celebrate through art, music and spoken word, in an open mic/cypher hosted by Nonbinary Artist / Poet / Organizer, Trasonia Abbott (@trasonia_abbott). ⁣ This cypher is open to Black artists of all creative
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Mar 11 – Mar 25 all-day
12:00 am
Join us for a two-part workshop led by contemporary artist Xin Song! Participants will learn the traditional art form of Chinese paper cutting to inspire creative expression. Join us for one or both sessions and embrace a deep dive into this innovative art practice. Pay as you wish. Select either one or both sessions! Thursday,
Lewis Latimer House Museum
Mar 16 @ 1:00 pm – Mar 31 @ 6:00 pm
1:00 pm
There Is Something Here looks at the components of filmmaking through the lens of the artist’s process, and the challenges of mastering artistic craft while wrestling with self-doubt, lack of experience, and fear of failure. Originally titled: Nothing to See Here, Carlos David TC leaves behind the self-deprecation that many artists experience to instead focus
Flux Factory
Mar 16 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
7:00 pm
Everybody is welcome! 7-9:30 pm EST. Feel free to drop in for part of it. Bring your own drawing materials and a beverage of your choice. $5-20 suggested donations are very appreciated, which will go towards tipping our INCREDIBLE models. No one will be turned away due to a lack of funds. Note: 15% of
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Apr 1 @ 1:00 pm – Apr 27 @ 6:00 pm
1:00 pm
Follow Remi Dalton and Jevijoe Vitug at OnlyPods. Like and subscribe to new channels of work that employ the translational essence of the meme. Watch as these artists labor on live-streaming platforms. We can all be heroes just for one stream. Username: ArtHistoryPrisoner and username: ArtHistoryguard empower streamers through a collaborative process of framing. Paintings
Flux Factory
6:00 pm
Last year Back to the Lab had the honor of partnering up with AlterWork Studios to grant two artist residencies in AlterWork’s community darkroom. We were pleased and excited to have Lissy Gonzalez and Judyta Grudzien on board as our first-ever darkroom residents. During the residency, they were given access to AlterWork’s darkroom for two
AlterWork Studios
Apr 10 @ 1:00 pm – 8:00 pm
1:00 pm
Flux Factory is happy to be hosting THREADS, an exhibition curated by an international collective of arts organizations from Bogotá, NYC, Manila, and Chicago: Bliss on Bliss Arts Projects, Maleza Proyectos, Nodo 51 Area Cultural, Poets of Queens, and Yara Arts Group. The THREADS Project and its expanding global network help artists and audiences establish
Flux Factory
Apr 11 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
1:00 pm
Have you ever carved your own spoon? It’s ridiculously easy. Learn this woodworkers’ basic with Lesley Loo, a designer, and former woodshop manager. We’ll hand-carve a unique wooden spoon out of wood stock with hand-held tools, in the comfort of your home. It’s the perfect introduction to woodworking for those who have never done it
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