Elinore Schnurr

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 [...]

Time to Create: Artist Violet Baxter paints L.I.C.
Time to Create: Artist Violet Baxter paints L.I.C.
Arts & Music Steve Mosco 1/12/2012 at 5:37PM

Art is comprised mainly of two elements: time and raw materials. While the art itself is physically constructed with materials – paint, clay, trash, whatever – it is time that decides whether or not the art lives on. Prehistoric people decided to paint on cave walls, and time decided to preserve that work for modern [...]