- Sharp Exhibit: Stephanie Lindquist & Sonia Louise Davis
- When: Sun Jul 5, 2015 10am to 5pm
Where: Newhouse Center for Contemporary Art, Building C
Event Description: Snug Harbor Artist Residency program (SHARP) presents the culiminating exhibits of Sonia Louise Davis & Stephanie Lindquist. Ms. Lindquist creates, sculptures and public art. She received a B.A. in Visual Arts and Urban Studies from Columbia University, where she was awarded a Mellon May Undergraduate Fellowship. From 2012 to 2013 she was a Visiting Artist at the American Academy in Rome. Sonia Louise Davis works with a large format view camera in site-specific and community-based projects. Her work has been exhibited at the Bronx Museum of Art, En Foco and Rush Arts' Corridor Gallery among other spaces. Davis studied at Wesleyan University. EXHIBIT RUNS FROM JUNE 6-JULY 12 OPENING RECEPTION: JUNE 13, 2-4PM GALLERIES OPEN TUESDAYS-SUNDAYS, 10AM-5PM Newhouse Center for Contemporary Art, Building C Tickets: $5 Adults, $4 Seniors/Students, Free for children 12 & under
- Discover Fort Tompkins
- When: Sun Jul 5, 2015 11am to 2pm
Where: visitor center parking area, New York Avenue
Event Description: Explore the little known areas of this historic structure with a park ranger. Learn about coastal fortifications and get a glimpse of life in the 1800’s. Wear sturdy footwear. Meet at the visitor center parking area, New York Avenue.
- Tours of the Conference House
- When: Sun Jul 5, 2015 1pm to 4pm
Where: Conference House, 298 Satterlee Street, Staten Island, NY
Event Description: In 1776, Benjamin Franklin, John Adams, and Edward Rutledge met with the British in an attempt to end the Revolutionary War. The site of this failed peace treaty attempt is now known as the Conference House. Enjoy a free tour of this historic site! There is a charge for group tours which are booked separately. Please visit www.conferencehouse.org or call 718-984-6046 for more information.
Friday, May 22, 2015
By Anthony Pascale / NY1
Marty Markowitz of NYC and Company sits down with NY1's Anthony Pascale to discuss the organization's latest tourism initiative which highlights two Staten Island neighborhoods.
Watch the full story on NY1.
NYC ARTS recently profiled the Noble Maritime Collection for a segment called “Curator’s Choice.” Be sure to check it out here, or in the video player below.
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