A GROWING STORAGE PROBLEM Individual Exhibition by J McDonald Opening Reception September 8, 6-8pm Through Sept 30. As an NYC based sculptor working on a large scale, J McDonald has a growing storage problem.  But he is not alone. Our human empire struggles to contain the refuse of its own making – trash in landfills, carbon in forests, imminent collapse and vast destruction in petty […]

A Growing Storage Problem – 09/08/16

On July 30th, 2016, the Local Project crew went on a field trip to visit the corpse flower at the New York Botanical Garden. The Corpse flower is a rare flower that blooms once every 80 years.  This is the first time that a blooming titan-arum has been put on display at the Garden since 1939. It took over 10 years to harvest one of […]

LP Field Trip to The Botanical Garden – 07/30/16

PARADISE  An evening of ecstatic discordant. Anticipate the eternal irrepressibility. 7/28/16 Performance starts @7.30pm Local Project 11-27th 44th Rd, Long Island City, NY 11101 Between 21st St and 11th St Take E,M,G or 7 train to Court – Sq Performances by: Maria Hupfield Tsedaye Makonnen Nehemoyia Young Honey McMoney This event is made possible in part by the Queens Council on the Arts with public […]

Performances – Paradise – 07/28/16

        Summer Salon Group Show Paradise in the City Opening Reception Thursday, July 14th 6-9pm Gallery hrs Tues – Sat 2-6pm Performance TBA Last Supper potluck dinner Saturday, August 6th, 5pm Local Project Gallery announces its newest exhibition: Paradise in the City, opening on July 14th and on view through August 6th, 2016. This visually arresting exhibition explores the different perspectives of the idea of […]

Paradise in the City – 07/14/16

Art Yo’ Trash Workshop with Local Project (1 of 3) Part one Saturday July 2nd 3-6pm Annalisa Iadicicco Part two Friday July 8th 3-6pm Daniel Valle At 89-62B 165th Street, Jamaica, Queens 11432 take E train all the way to the end! The public is invited to join Queens-based artist Annalisa Iadicicco in collectively sculpting trash from the neighborhood. Special guest Dalia Baasseri will speak about her artistic project responding […]

Art Yo’ Trash – 07/08/16