New York City Department of Cultural Affairs

Flushing Town Hall completes $1.2M renovation
Flushing Town Hall completes $1.2M renovation
Northeast Liam La Guerre 3/18/2014 at 1:42PM

Flushing Town Hall recently reopened after a $1.2 million interior renovation. The event space now has new flooring in the hallways and the gift shop, a new heating, ventilation and air conditioning system (HVAC) throughout the building, and new floors and chairs in the theatre, which seats 308.

SculptureCenter expansion breaks ground
SculptureCenter expansion breaks ground
Arts & Music Angy Altamirano 4/05/2013 at 8:47AM

Artists and audiences alike will soon have more space at the SculptureCenter in Long Island City. On Tuesday, April 2, Sascha Bauer, chair of the center’s board of trustees; Mary Ceruti, executive director and chief curator; Borough President Helen Marshall, Councilmember Jimmy Van Bramer and Kate Levin, commissioner for the New York City Department of [...]

Queens Museum of Art to change name, expand
Queens Museum of Art to change name, expand
Arts & Music Maggie Hayes 3/27/2013 at 3:11PM

The Queens Museum of Art (QMA) is getting a major makeover. This fall, the international art space will double in size and shorten its name. “This is a time of tremendous change for the Queens Museum,” said executive director Tom Finkelpearl. Come October, the institution will total 105,000-square-feet. It will have new galleries, artist studios, [...]