JCAL

Celebrate ‘Hollywood in Jamaica’
Southeast Maggie Hayes 10/06/2013 at 1:42PM

Get ready to dress to impress and celebrate the arts at the Jamaica Performing Arts Center (JPAC). The Spectacular Fall Arts Gala will be held Friday, October 11 and promises to be a night of art appreciation and neighborhood pride at JPAC, 153-10 Jamaica Avenue, that will benefit both JPAC and the Jamaica Center for [...]

Jamaica Center for Arts and Learning offers space to cultural institutions
Jamaica Center for Arts and Learning offers space to cultural institutions
Arts & Music Maggie Hayes 5/28/2013 at 10:39AM

The Jamaica Center for Arts and Learning (JCAL) is opening its doors to the city, inviting other cultural organizations and working artists to use any of its many available performance spaces. “We began to realize that we had untapped resources that weren’t being utilized,” said JCAL’s Executive Director Carl Fields. “A lot of folks go [...]

A focus on inclusion: JCAL opens new art exhibit
A focus on inclusion: JCAL opens new art exhibit
Arts & Music Maggie Hayes 4/12/2013 at 2:15PM

The Jamaica Center for Arts and Learning (JCAL) kicked off its new exhibition, “An Inclusive World,” showcasing artists of all different backgrounds in one common forum. The traveling exhibition, created by curator Vida Sabbaghi and sponsored by COPE NYC, was inspired by how art transforms lives in many different ways and promotes the idea that [...]