Socrates Sculpture Park

Free weekend art bus comes to LIC
Free weekend art bus comes to LIC
Arts & Music Angy Altamirano 5/08/2014 at 3:04PM

The wheels on a brand-new free shuttle bus service are taking visitors ‘round and ‘round Long Island City’s art scene on the weekends.

Queens’ Morning Roundup
Queens’ Morning Roundup
News Cristabelle Tumola 3/11/2014 at 7:34AM

TODAY’S FORECAST: Tuesday: Considerable cloudiness. High 58. Winds WNW at 5 to 10 mph. Tuesday night: Cloudy. Low 41. Winds ENE at 5 to 10 mph.

Taking risks at Socrates Sculpture Park
Taking risks at Socrates Sculpture Park
Arts & Music Queens Courier Staff 9/22/2013 at 9:25AM

ALAN CAPPER “We believe in taking risks with what we show. We also have to counter the negative feelings about art today by providing openness and access to stimulating work,” says John Hatfield, executive director of Long Island City’s Socrates Sculpture Park. He was standing in the center of the park two days before the [...]

Queens’ Morning Roundup
Queens’ Morning Roundup
Top Stories Cristabelle Tumola 8/21/2013 at 8:06AM

TODAY’S FORECAST  Wednesday: Partly cloudy. High of 84. Winds from the NW at 5 to 15 mph shifting to the SSW in the afternoon. Wednesday night: Partly cloudy. Fog overnight. Low of 72. Winds from the SSW at 5 to 15 mph. EVENT OF THE DAY: The Edge of Heaven Socrates Sculpture Park and AT&T host an eight-week [...]

Queens’ Morning Roundup
Queens’ Morning Roundup
News Cristabelle Tumola 8/01/2013 at 7:35AM

TODAY’S FORECAST Thursday: Overcast with thunderstorms and rain showers. High of 81. Winds from the South at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 80% with rainfall amounts near 0.3 in. possible. Thursday night: Overcast with thunderstorms and rain showers in the evening, then partly cloudy with thunderstorms and rain showers. Low of 68. Winds from the South [...]

MoMA PS1 may expand with $3M in city funding
MoMA PS1 may expand with $3M in city funding
Top Stories Angy Altamirano 7/23/2013 at 10:27AM

MoMA PS1 might soon be able to expand into a property right next door after receiving $3 million in city budget funds. As part of the city’s 2014 budget, Councilmember Jimmy Van Bramer, chair of the Cultural Affairs and Libraries Committee, helped allocate the capital funds allowing the museum at 22-25 Jackson Avenue to purchase [...]