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2014 LIC Arts Open kicks off Wednesday
2014 LIC Arts Open kicks off Wednesday
Arts & Music Queens Courier Staff 5/12/2014 at 1:26PM

The art scene in Long Island City is heating up and opening its doors during the fourth annual LIC Arts Open – a 5-day extravaganza where over 250 artists will occupy galleries, performance studios and open their studios to visitors.

Free weekend art bus comes to LIC
Free weekend art bus comes to LIC
Arts & Music Angy Altamirano 5/08/2014 at 3:04PM

The wheels on a brand-new free shuttle bus service are taking visitors ‘round and ‘round Long Island City’s art scene on the weekends.

Holocaust survivor shares experiences through art
Holocaust survivor shares experiences through art
Arts & Music Angy Altamirano 12/12/2013 at 12:44PM

As visitors walk through the Queensborough Community College (QCC) Art Gallery, they are taken through the experiences of Rosemarie Koczÿ, who at three years old had her life turned upside down. Koczÿ was born in 1939 in Recklinghausen, Germany and three years later was taken to a concentration camp together with her family. At a [...]