Outdoor art installation for the NYC, DOT on Vernon Blvd. and Queens Plaza South. May 17- the end of 2017 BY Cristian Pietrapiana www.pietrapiana.net LIC-based artist Cristian Pietrapiana’s panels aim to encourage respect towards all cultures and the surrounding environment with an intricate series of drawings. The images tell the story of 600 years of travelers passing through the city. Special thanks to DOT and […]

WE ARE ALL TOURIST


Opening Reception May 18, Thursday, 6-9 pm May 18-21 Performances May 20, Saturday, 3-6pm Please join us in this interdisciplinary and interactive exhibit at Local Project as part of the Long Island City Arts Open Festival this May 2017. Inherited Trauma (curated by Aditi Kini) immerses and challenges audiences with cross-cultural, multi-media meditations on the meaning of memory, the inheritance of loss, and concepts of […]

INHERITED TRAUMA – OPENING – 05/18/17


Opening Thursday April 20, 6-9pm April 20 – May 7 Gallery hrs Wed – Sat 12-6pm Hopscotch brings together six artists whose works originate from a desire to dismantle creative, personal or social realms to in return constitute alternative modes of representation and comprehension of art. Intervening into established systems and aesthetic standards—physically or metaphorically—these artists deconstruct and rebuild assumptions, systems or habits that prevail […]

Hopscotch – Emerging Curators Program 04/20/17



Saturday April 22, 11-2pm Learn Learn about the art of Zine Making with artist Maria Liebana-Ho at Local Project Art Space. This is a FREE workshop and open to all ages, kids of 12 and younger need to be accompanied by adults. RSVP to info@localproject.org space is limited. All materials will be provided.  

Make a Zine Workshop 04/22/17


A Sommers and Gerrit Roessler present: THE HAPPENING April 15, 2017, 6:30pm – midnight FREE one night event A one-night action of art solidarity including painting, drawing, sculpture, performance, music, and more from a strange and wonderful group of artists. Fundraising for crucial groups (Southern Poverty Law Center and Planned Parenthood) during a time of cultural crisis. Kate Asson, Kim Boekbinder, Kelsey Bramson, Michal Brodka, […]

The Happening – One Night Art Event – 04/15/17


Opening reception March 23, 6-8pm Curated by Yasmeen Abdallah and Kevin Dudley Artists: Carla Shapiro, John O’Connor, Jo Eun Huh, Omri Harmelin So states the Law of Conservation of Energy, “energy cannot be created nor destroyed”. In a world where we exist in controlled environments, this is the one phenomenon which we will never be able to command. The show takes Einstein’s statement not as […]

The Unknown Variable – 03/23/17