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Western Queens artist Gildo discusses road to success
Western Queens artist Gildo discusses road to success
Arts & Music Queens Courier Staff 7/03/2014 at 2:54PM

In a successful arts-based community like Long Island City, it is sometimes hard for an individual artist to stand out from the crowd. But an artist named Gildo has achieved this breakthrough through his breathtaking sense of creative purpose and the wide spectrum of his creative activities.

Local artists to capture Astoria in new exhibition
Local artists to capture Astoria in new exhibition
Arts & Music Angy Altamirano 6/19/2014 at 12:13PM

Artists, friends and Astoria residents Maria Belford and Sara Sciabbarrasi have come together to showcase their admiration for the western Queens neighborhood in a new exhibition opening this weekend at the Long Island City café COFFEED, located at 37-18 Northern Blvd.

Piece by Piece, Frame by Frame; Jorge Posada explores the outside
Piece by Piece, Frame by Frame; Jorge Posada explores the outside
Arts & Music Steve Mosco 3/20/2012 at 11:52AM

Our view of art tends to be restricted to the work residing within the frame. The artist decides to start or stop at a certain point, and the audience must find meaning somewhere within that – and that alone. This is the conventional way in which the world views art. But of course, artists will [...]