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The Queens Museum’s Open A.I.R. Artist Services program and M.A.K.U. Soundsystem invite all those interested in the intersection of art, music and social justice to join a series of conversations and build community. Are you invested in community and cultural spaces that are accessible to artists and musicians? How can we create cultural spaces that are accountable to the communities they serve? We want to […]

Gathering Spaces: Who has a right to this place? May ...


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Art Exhibition and Book Launch Exhibition dates: May 28-June 18, 2016 Opening Reception and Book Signing: Thursday, June 2, 2016 from 6-9 pm Film Screenings: Patient’s Rites – Saturday, June 11, at 5 pm That Which is Possible – Saturday, June 18, at 5 pm at Local Project Art Space. Come celebrate the release of Issa Ibrahim’s The Hospital Always Wins: A Memoir, published by Chicago […]

The Hospital Always Wins – Exhibition – May 28, 2016


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Formations of my Shadow, is an art show created by four recent art graduates, taking place at Local Project Art Space located in Long Island City, NY. The show will consist of works ranging from paintings and drawings to small metal works. We view art as a natural personal extension that follows, like a shadow, and takes on many forms. Whether it be a visual […]

Formations of my Shadow – Opening April 29, 2016



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This is the last week to see the show!! on April 2nd we invite you all to share a plate of food at this closing art sale event, Last Supper/Potluck event. SATURDAY APRIL 2ND 5PM @ Local Project Art Space Some art works will be for sale, this is a great opportunity to start your collection and a great way to support the cultural life […]

Last Supper / Art Sale / Potluck


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Pass the Salt. And the Pepper. And While You’re at it, the Ketchup too.    Performance starts: 7pm Saturday March 12th, 2016 Welcome to our table, an elsewhere where nothing is what it seems. Everything could really be something else: there are myriad ways to enjoy the delicate aromas and flavors of these instantaneous perceptual ambiguities. Don’t feast upon them too fast–this could cause self-induced […]

Performance night, 03.12.16


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The Food Show We are so thrilled to present our first Food Show at LP, where the least that we expect is to satisfy your appetites. Our curator, John Baber, has selected over 50 works with noteworthy approximations to the desire that food awakes on us: sometimes like an inner meditation or sometimes with lasciviousness. Food is here to be contemplated, smelled, felt or whatever […]

The Food Show 03.02.16