Jackson Heights student, muralists color LIC
Jackson Heights student, muralists color LIC
Top Stories Angy Altamirano 6/09/2014 at 2:31PM

It has been 22 years since muralists and friends Alex Cook and Pasqualina Azzarello collaborated on a piece, and now with the help of Jackson Heights resident Sunny Hossain, they are adding color to Long Island City.

Artist’s plight after cleaning up blight
Arts & Music Erica Camhi 10/04/2011 at 6:11PM

After textile designer/artist Paola Belotti transformed a graffiti-laden wall in a Maspeth alleyway into a giant Tuscan mural last August, she not only elevated a “wall of shame” to a “wall of fame,” she brought a sense of peace and beauty to many of the local residents. The mural was born through a happy accident [...]