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Astoria Characters: The Family Portrait

Nancy Ruhling | Posted 12.21.2016 | New York
Nancy Ruhling

It was art that drew them together. Patricia Boes, the official artist in the family, doesn't remember exactly when it happened. She does recall th...

Exploring the Arts

Susan Benedetto | Posted 01.23.2014 | Impact
Susan Benedetto

The arts teach empathy. The arts express and evoke emotion, enabling us to feel how others feel and find common ground. The arts help eliminate prejudice by encouraging multiple perspectives. And of course, the arts can be fun!

Astoria Characters: The 'Pink' Painter

Nancy Ruhling | Posted 03.04.2013 | New York
Nancy Ruhling

It's an ordinary white garage door, but when Lady Pink rolls it up, the eyes, surprisingly, are assaulted by a kaleidoscope of color. In this space, which was built to house two cars, Lady Pink, The Grandmother of Graffiti, makes her studio.

Dance, A Holiday Tradition: Nut/Cracked Turns 10 at New York Live Arts

Jennifer Edwards | Posted 02.18.2013 | Arts
Jennifer Edwards

Set to various arrangements from multiple genres of the music from the Nutcracker Suite, beginning to end, Nut/Cracked is a masterful mash-up of nostalgia, artistry, and fun.