We produce art exhibitions and events, originated the Open Studios Annuals in 1987 and provide professional development opportunities for artists.   Our members are professional artists who work and/or live in Long Island City and Queens.



  • exhibitions open to members only throughout the year

  • no or reduced fee for invitational and juried shows

  • networking opportunities with business sponsors, galleries, museums

  • workshops and special events

  • opportunities to create and participate in special funded projects sponsored by LICARTISTS, INC.

  • opportunities to meet other artists

  • help in locating workspace in LIC

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.)

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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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