A duo of Brooklyn artists hope their recent stop in Long Island City will help open the door to a solution.
Long Island City residents and business owners are telling the MTA enough is enough. The No. 7 train will soon be going through another round of suspensions causing it to not run in parts of western Queens and Manhattan for more than a dozen weekends this year, starting in the end of February, according to a notice from the MTA.
Through ribbons of water-based paint, entities reserved to be seen under a microscope are visible. Ellen Schneiderman draws from the world we know at it’s most basic level, subterranian, with elements of biology, archaeology and microcosmic forces taking shape. Flowing lava, a magnified leaf and the trenches of the ocean meet the surface of the Earth [...]
Rabbi Zev Wineberg and his wife Rivka arrived in Long Island City four years ago. Since then, the western Queens neighborhood has expanded – bringing new buildings, new people and new needs. One such need in the neighborhood is a space that community members can utilize for all types of gatherings – both religious and [...]