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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by Carol Crawford

On View: January 16 -  February 16

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

Back to the Table

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


NYC’S Best Comedians - at The Plaxall Gallery - the First Friday of Every Month!
Presented in Association with LIC-A

Appearing  Friday, February 7:

Anthony Moore

Chrissie Mayr

Carmen Lynch

Sam Evans

"Connect and Create" Workshop

February 1, 5-8pm at The Plaxall Gallery

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Live Drawing Workshop

Live Nude Model. Free Drinks.

Every Thursday, 7-10pm


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

Tuesday, February 11 and Tuesday, March 24,  7:00 PM

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Our Past,

Our Future,

Our Water:

Restorative Reflections

"Invites muralists to call to attention the ecological loss suffered by the historical damage to the environment and what could return if attention and resources were once again pointed towards the shorelines and the water."


Curated by Newtown Creek Alliance and Greenpoint Innovations

Application Deadline: Saturday, January 29, 11:59pm

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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

Join the most vibrant art community in NYC.
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

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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