Exhibition on View: October 6th—October 28th, 2016 Queens Library 41-17 Main Street, Flushing Queens, New York Directions to this location Young Jeong Sajin (The Funeral Portrait) addresses the exceptional South Korean cultural practice of preparing memorial portraits of the elderly while the individual is still alive. Photography studios specifically dedicated to funerary portraits can be
Friday, September 16, 2016 7:00 p.m.–9:00 p.m. Williamsbridge Oval Recreation Center (in Williamsbridge Oval) 3225 Reservoir Oval East Bronx, New York Directions to this location Back to the Block features up-and-coming local musicians. Performances feature singer/songwriter Lizzie No and Bronx native hip hop artists Circa ’95. Lizzie No is a local musician and vocalist with a unique sound
Thursday, July 14, 2016 5:00 p.m.–7:00 p.m. More Art + NYC Department of Parks & Recreation is proud to present Back to the Block a free community concert featuring NYC teen artists and up-and-coming local musicians. Come enjoy performances from The Ashcan Orchestra and Educated Little Monsters. Maria Hernandez Park Irving Ave., Kinickerbocker Ave. (bet. Starr
Arts, Culture & Fun: Street Stories Saturday, April 16, 2016 2:00 p.m.–5:00 p.m. More Art is excited to partner with the New York City Department of Parks & Recreation to bring hands-on documentary photography workshops to recreation centers in the Bronx, Brooklyn, Queens, and Staten Island. Teaching artist Aldo Soligno will take you through a
Watch behind-the-scenes of the REMAP mapping and wellness workshop at Jeffereson Market Library (NYPL) on Vimeo. REMAP is facilitated by Anna Adler, Corinne Cappelletti, and Julia Rooney – participants of the 2014 Engaging Artists Residency focused on addressing homelessness through the arts.
Engaging Artists at the Queens Museum | Feb. 7-27 View the recent work of our 2015 artists-in-residence based on their experience volunteering with immigrant senior citizens in neighborhoods across the city from Flushing, Queens to Crown Heights, Brooklyn. Discover more here.