Past Exhibitions - Page 4

An embroidered painting depicting a nature scene spilling out of a mosaic pattern. The scene is of a green field and a cloudy blue sky. In the sky is a single bird flying overhead and in the field is a nude human figure with a sphere in hand. The sphere has a snake-like shape curling around it and the figure is looking ahead ready to take aim at the bird with the sphere.
A four-sided set of blinds that take up the majority of an exhibition floor. The blinds are hanging from the ceiling and are raised to reveal a rectangular, red carpet embedded into the exhibition floor. Spread out on the carpet is a few fiber arts sculptures made of salvaged denim. Visitors of different ages are laying on and nestled into the sculptures. On the perimeter of the red carpet is a series of floor-to-ceiling curtains, made out of salvaged t-shirts stitched together.
A two-story mural, of abstracted garden patterns and imagery in an empty exhibition space. Descending from the top right corner is a twisting flight of stairs. The first two-thirds of the mural, starting from the left, is mostly green and depicts a person standing in a field. As you move towards the right you see flowers in warm colors and a yellow butterfly. Then the green abruptly stops and a yellow scene begins with more flowers in different colors and a brown butterfly.
A United States Postal Service Stamp with a cartoon image. The image is of a man sitting at brown dinning table against a yellow backdrop. At the table is a soup bowl, silverware, and a glass of red wine. The man is wearing a black suit jacket with a blue vest. Placed on his head is a contraption with 14 steps. Starting with him pulling a spoon that prompts a domino effect ending with a duster fanning his spoonful of soup to cool it down.
Three immigrant women stand in front of a red backdrop with their faces turned away. Each of them are wearing yellow cleaning gloves and are holding a power fist above their heads. On the back of their matching green t-shirts is a yellow apple with the words “Apple Eco cleaning co-op”circling the apple and sitting within a thin yellow circle. Below the circle, in the same yellow is the Apple Eco cleaning co-op’s email and phone number.
A map of New York City illustrating the city block grid. Spread across the five boroughs are lime green dots with varying diameters. Connecting a number of dots are curved red lines. Overlayed on the map is a pixelated image of a person crouching down with their attention towards the ground.
A exhibition space with a relief map of New York City’s water system installed on the floor. Surrounding the relief map is navy blue walls with a mixed-media collage and painting installation. The installation has an organic shape and is made of mostly blue, brown and yellow tones.
A group of Latinx women and children gathered in a park pathway. At the center, a few of the women are holding up a red-orange banner with the phrase “La Vida Es Bonita” embroidered with blue, green, and purple thread. Towards the right is a woman and child proudly holding up matching light blue pillows with colorful, floral embroidered patterns.
A black sculpture installed on an exhibition floor. The sculpture as a cylindrical base and has six ribbed coils sprouting out of it.
A black sculpture installed on an exhibition floor. The sculpture as a cylindrical base and has six ribbed coils sprouting out of it.
A square quilt made up of 64 smaller squares patches and a thin white perimeter. The first square, on the top left, has the words “Memories Migration Common Thread” embroidered on a white patch with black thread. Each of the other patches are made up of different colors with either abstract shapes, letters, or motifs.
A large quilt hangs from ceiling of an exhibition wall. The square quilt is made up of eight rectangular patches. Each patch is made up with different patterns, colors, and motifs and has the name of a community member lost to AIDs in large font.
A figure in a red bodysuit and large bundle of icy blue fabric covering the top half of their body walking across a driveway. In the background is a yellow building with red garage doors and a sign that reads “Jaime’s Used Tires”.
An animated image of tiny, mauve cubes floating equidistant from each other to form a grid. First, the cubes are floating above a surface of the same color where they are casting their shadows. The cubes then melt into a rippled blob and the words “Queens International 2018 Volumes” appear in an off-white font.
An acrylic painting of four busts against a color-blocked background in pink, purple, yellow, blue and lime-green. Three of the busts are wearing white and blue striped shirts and one is wearing a pink and white striped shirt. They are all bald, ghostly white, and tilting their heads.
A wooden surface with a collection of items spread out, including an open spread of a book, photocopied book pages, a pamphlet, watercolored pages, and color photographs of nature scenes and grass.
A photo collage made up of images from community-based art projects. The images include artist and community members ranging in age, gender, and racial background interacting with different installations. Including, tea ceremonies, talks, murals, and interactive sculptures.
A to scale mock up of a sculpture installation in Times Square. Transparent paper has been laid over a color photograph of Times Square and gridded lines have been draw on in pencil to perfect the scale of a sculpture. The sculpture is of a woman dressed in 19th century style clothing. In front of the sculpture is a sketch of a man view the public art.
An exhibition space with Tiffany Glass lamps on display. The lamps are made up of mosaic, green blue, purple, and yellow nature patterns and motifs. They come in variations of floor, table, and hanging lamps.
An elderly Chinese-American man stands in a room with hardwood floors and dark grey walls. The view of him is framed by two large, iridescent globes that are covered by black, gridded lines. He is wearing a black suit, that fits his body loosely, a white dress shirt, and glasses.