LICA, Long Island City Artists
Long Island City Artists, Inc. is a nonprofit, 501(c)(3) arts advocacy organization with a mission to increase the development and visibility of professional and emerging artists in Long Island City, New York. We are based out of The Plaxall Gallery, a 12,000–square–foot fine art community center in LIC.
Fine Art... Theatre... Dance... Workshops... Community Events... LIC, The Arts Happen Here!
Current and Upcoming Events
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Dreamscapes by Carol Crawford

February 15, 2-5pm at the Plaxall Gallery

Join artist and LiC-A Board President Carol Crawford for a storytelling event of our immigration experiences. Let's share...your story and stories form your family and friends. This will be a documented event. Read More



Six Perspectives

Curated by Chuck Baker

A Members Invitational Exhibition

Life Interrupted: A Photography Exhibition

On View: January 16 -  February 16

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Accepting Proposals for

LIC-A & The Plaxall Gallery are passionate about making art happen. We aim to support existing and emerging theatre companies by giving you an affordable place to mount and create your theatre work in a supportive environment...

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The Plaxall Theatre Project


RAM celebrates the 100th anniversary of the 19th Amendment, extending womens suffrage across the U.S.

Tuesday, March 24,  7:00 PM

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Photo:  Jen Dwyer

'Back to the Table'

Curated by Nancy Bruno & Puneeta Mittal

On View: February 21 - March 15

Open Call for Art Reflecting on

Social Transformation (Title TBD)

Submission Deadline: February 10

'Claytopian New York'

Curated by Matt Nolan

On View: February 20 - March 15

Hour Empty Bowls: A Fundraiser for Hour Children Community Pantry

Friday, March 13, 5-8pm. Read More

Live Drawing Workshop

Live Nude Model. Free Drinks.

Every Thursday, 7-10pm

Press Clippings: LIC-A & Plaxall Gallery in the News...

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Tammy Scileppi on 'Life Interrupted' at The Plaxall Gallery:


"Doesn’t it seem as if life and outside forces often get in the way? If you can relate to that feeling of utter frustration, you should experience “Life Interrupted,” an edgy, conversation-sparking and thought-provoking photo exhibition focused on lives drastically altered by circumstance..."

Read more on Queens Courier

LIC-A at the Plaxall Gallery
is located at
5-25 46th Avenue, Long Island City, NY 11101
View Map for Directions
(Enter via uncovered parking lot entrance through door above staircase)
Gallery Hours
Thursdays: 6-10pm, with Life Drawing Workshop from 7-10pm
Saturdays and Sundays: 12-5pm

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Become a LIC-A member today.

LIC-A at the Plaxall Gallery is located at

5-25 46th Avenue, Long Island City, NY 11101

(Enter via uncovered parking lot entrance through door above staircase.)

View Map for Directions

Gallery Hours
Thursdays: 6-10pm, with Life Drawing Workshop from 7-10pm
Saturdays and Sundays: 12-5pm

LIC Artists, Inc. is a 501(c)3 non-profit arts advocacy organization founded by artists and incorporated in 1986 in Long Island City.

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