Diego Salazar

Honoring Latin American artists in LIC
Honoring Latin American artists in LIC
Arts & Music Cristabelle Tumola 9/24/2012 at 12:31PM

One of Long Island City’s newest art spaces, the Diego Salazar Gallery, is honoring local Latin American artists in its second exhibit, Vision & Emotion: Latin American Art Salon. Gallery owner Diego Salazar, who is from Colombia, is showcasing both emerging and established artists from New York City. To emphasize the ethnic background of the [...]

Elinore Schnurr goes from artist to curator in LIC
Elinore Schnurr goes from artist to curator in LIC
Arts & Music Cristabelle Tumola 9/10/2012 at 11:41AM

After 52 years as a painter in New York City, Elinore Schnurr has a new profession in the art world—curator. And her experience as an artist helped her land the gig. She has been renting studio space in Long Island City from Diego Salazar for over 20 years. When he decided to move his antique [...]