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
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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
Nov 17 @ 4:00 pm
4:00 pm
This walk through and conversation will highlight numerous ways in which artists included in At Sea exhibition utilize oceanic imagery as a vehicle to address the notion of being adrift in the face of fraught events – natural and man-made, global and personal.
Dorsky Gallery Curatorial Programs
12:00 am
An adaptation of “Alice in Wonderland” for adults, about an artist who falls through her canvas into a dark and comical world.
The Plaxall Gallery
6:00 pm
Join the Friends of Maple Grove for the opening reception for our latest exhibit of fine art paintings and prints by Forest Hills artist Gloria Imperante from 6 PM to 7:30 PM following our annual Holiday Concert. Free admission, free parking on cemetery grounds – enter the gate at 129th St. & Kew Gardens Rd.
The Center at Maple Grove
Dec 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
8:00 pm
On Friday December 20th at 8pm join a group of New York City’s best and brightest comedians and take part in a special live reading and sing-along of the holiday classic “The Muppet Christmas Carol”! In the film, the Muppets perform the classic Charles Dickens holiday tale, with Kermit the Frog playing Bob Cratchit, the
The Creek and The Cave
Jan 4 @ 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
2:00 pm
Bayside Historical Society will hold its 19th Annual Winter Art Show at its home in the landmarked Castle in Fort Totten Park, January 12-26, 2020. The show will feature work produced by Queens-based artists, primarily from northeast Queens. Attendees can expect to find a variety of artistic styles and mediums, including representational painting, abstract painting,
Bayside Historical Society
7:00 pm
Open Hours: Friday January 17 – Sunday January 19, 1 – 6pm A solo exhibition by Flux resident Marjan Verstappen, Know The Ways is a critical exploration of colonial understandings of the frontier, as received through the abstract landscapes of Florence Martin. A virtually unknown contemporary of the Transcendentalist painting group, Martin destroyed her paintings
Flux Factory
Jan 17 @ 12:00 pm – Feb 17 @ 5:00 am
12:00 pm
Celebrating the Lunar New Year with the community, Flushing Town Hall presents “A Good Beginning, Here” a cross-cultural exhibition that illuminates 8 diaspora artists who can trace their roots back in China, Korea, Japan, and Taiwan. Their works embody unique life stories and ideas rooted in the East and evolved in the West. JAN 17
Flushing Town Hall
6:00 pm
Join our unique panel of fashion, immigration and labor experts to address the historical relationship between immigrants and the city’s fashion industry, as well as the impact and influence of immigrants on local markets and designs. The panel will discuss the issues that immigrants face in integrating elements of their heritage into contemporary designs for
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Jan 25 @ 11:00 am
11:00 am
Inquilab Zindabad! The spirit of resistance is alive in India. The forces of facism are met with the love, care, humor, and strength of a newly forming people’s movement. For a month the whole nation has been in protest against Hindu supremacist laws that suppress the basic rights of several minority groups, particularly Muslims. Sounds
Flux Factory
Jan 25 @ 2:30 pm – 5:30 pm
2:30 pm
Join us at the Lewis Latimer House Museum for a special Lunar New Year Celebration! We will offer fun hands-on tinkering activities combining art and science. All ages welcome! Free to the public. RSVP required. This program is supported, in part, by public funds from the New York State Council on the Arts, the New
Lewis Latimer House Museum
2:00 pm
The exhibition presents a series of earth art work by Furen Dai, Lena Miskulin, Steven Siegel, Alan Sonfist, and Erin Turner, offering an intergenerational dialogue between early and recent works and perspectives.
Dorsky Gallery Curatorial Programs
5:00 pm
Do you experience limiting beliefs and stories that restrict you from living your life in a fully embodied way? Perhaps there is something you’ve been dreaming of creating, but you are stuck in stasis mode, uninspired and unmotivated to bring your vision to fruition? Or maybe you simply need an energetic shift and want to
Plaxall Gallery - Long Island City Artists
Feb 8 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
5:00 pm
Curated by Katie Fuller, Home/Land looks at the influence of the Fugitive Slave Act of 1850 on Lewis Latimer’s family, focusing on the tactics used to detain, deport, and re-enslave “runaways” with current practices used by Immigration Customs Enforcement to control the influx of immigrants, refugees, and asylum seekers. The exhibition pairs true stories of
Lewis Latimer House Museum
4:00 pm
The curator and artists will talk about the genesis and development of the ideas for this show, as well as the different materials, techniques, and subject matter of the works included in it. The speakers will discuss how social and political engagement is embodied in the shared art practices of many of the artists in
Dorsky Gallery Curatorial Programs
Feb 16 @ 12:30 pm – 4:30 pm
12:30 pm
The Central Astoria LDC proudly presents our “Multicultural Celebration” event on Sunday, February 16th, 2020 from 12:30 – 4:30 pm at RIOULT Dance Center on 34-01 Steinway Street in Astoria, Queens. This free event is open to the general public and will feature carnevale and traditional dance performances from Italy, Russia, Peru, Bangladesh, Mexico, Ireland,
RIOULT Dance Center
1:00 pm
Valerie Green/Dance Entropy “Home” SAT | FEBRUARY 16, 1PM FREE Call (718) 463-7700 x224 for details Flushing Town Hall presents the third phase of “HOME,” an international collaboration between Valerie Green/Dance Entropy and choreographers from diverse countries. Welcoming its new 2020 season, featuring a global choreographer collaboration between Valerie Green of Dance Entropy and Ashley
Flushing Town Hall
2:30 pm
“‘People who believe a problem can be solved tend to get busy solving it,’ William Raspberry wrote in the Washington Post in July 1994. ‘Hugh B. Price is a believer.’ This comment on Price’s inaugural keynote address as head of the National Urban League Proved prescient. Over his tenure, Price launched the League’s Campaign for
Lewis Latimer House Museum