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105 Queens Week - My First Lesson on NYC

In 2005, I was in my apartment in Astoria on a spring day with my windows open, when I heard a woman screaming somewhere nearby. 157 more words


Featured Artist : Jamie Della Salva

  • My favorite artists are: To name a few: Albrecht Durer, Egon Schiele, Picasso, El Greco, Caravaggio, Hans Baldung, Titian, Tracey Emin, Amelie Hegardt

    Right now my work is: changing– as I’ve become more self-assured and grounded in my surroundings, my work has become more fluid and free.

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Featured Artist: Patty Eljaiek

  • My favorite artists are: Edward Burne Jones, Alexander Calder and my uncle, James Lallemand
  • Right now my work is: evolving….I have pushed myself out of my comfort zone in the last 5 years; enjoying using new materials and exploring all the creative outlets I can.
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Featured Artist: Jardley Jean-Louis

My favorite artists are:

Pat Perry, Rebecca Green, Sachin Teng, Rebecca Mock

Right now my work is:

Hyper detailed and getting more realistic.

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Venue Spotlight: Lockwood

“The history of SITE and Lockwood seems so long and winding now,” says Mackenzi Farquer, owner of Lockwood on 33rd St. in Astoria. Farquer opened her first retail shop SITE on 34th Ave. 225 more words


106 Queens Week - Mr. S and His Gold

When we lived in the Steinway area in Astoria, we had an upstairs neighbor who I will refer to as Mr. S. 250 more words


molecular motion

First, you make a hole, then you fill the hole. Why bother?

- photo by Mitch Waxman

Not too many days ago, a humble narrator was startled by a positive cacophony arising from without. 551 more words

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