Contact Jacqueline de Dios, Development Manager at to become a sponsor. Blue Ribbon Sponsor ($5K) Block Party Sponsor ($1K) Media Sponsor Thank you to all sponsors: TD Bank, Investors Bank, Queens Courier, BoroMagazine, WNYC Radio, QPTV & Yelp.

We checked in with Mariahadessa Ekere Tallie for more insight into her artistic endeavors. What are some career highlights of the past year? Getting to meet students and dedicated educators across the country. I have read poetry and conducted creative writing workshops at universities in Ohio, North Carolina, Texas, Missouri, and Oklahoma over the last […]

A quick announcement to say that because of the rain last night and tonight, the mural kick-off event has been pushed back from Saturday June 8th to Sunday June 9th 12-3PM. Who is the Artist/Organization? Mark Salinas 2013 QCA Art Fund Recipient Date of the Event? June 8th June 9th,12pm-3pm: Rain Date will be posted […]

The QAX Block Party on June 22nd, 2013 was a great event! Thank you to all staff, volunteers, & vendors for all your help! I hope you had as much fun as the participants did!

“Beecher’s Fault have one foot in pearly pop while including sonic somersaults that will keep your head twirling while your feet are moving” – Deli Magazine Beecher’s Fault has become a key player in the local New York City music scene. The pop/rock band has played an impressive amount of shows at prominent NYC venues […]

Follow these artists as they talk to us about their process and what impact these programs have had on their careers and the transformation they bring into their communities. These selected artists have experience in QCA programs: Queens Arts Fund, Peer Leaders Circles, Seniors Partnering with Artists Citywide (SPARC), and High School to Art School […]

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Sunnyside Artists Organization has three artistic events;  Thalia Spanish Theatre has a performance plus an outdoor festival; Unity Stage Company presents a comedy; All on Sunday, June 13th during QAX in Sunnyside. All events are close together, most are admission FREE and all are walkable to the No. 7 train. Take your time going from […]

Explore Corona during QAX thanks to QMA & Corona Action Network: Heart of Corona Artful Tastes Tours: The Corona Action Network (CAN) and Queens Museum of Art (QMA), in collaboration with local business, will take you on artist-lead tours to discover the Tastes of Corona on Saturday, June 12. Enjoy an exciting journey through a […]