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SEQAA's (C)art Festival : Pop-up Art in the Park

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SEQAA's (C)art Festival : Pop-up Art in the Park

Southeast Queens Artist Alliance presents the first annual (C)art Festival : Pop-up Art in the Park. Located at the King Manor Museum within Rufus King Park in Jamaica, Queens, this event is free and open to the public. Featuring artists from SEQAA and friends, you are invited to experience and engage with art (many being on mobile carts) ranging from sculpture, paper-making, painting, drawing, poetry-writing, thinking, organizing, conversation and much more. Visitors can make use of the Passive Lawn area outside of King Manor Museum - bring a blanket, picnic, or just enjoy the lovely greenspace. King Manor Museum will also be open for tours 1pm-4:30pm.

Rufus King Park is on Jamaica Avenue and 153rd Street, near the Jamaica Center E/J train station, Jamaica LIRR, and many local bus lines.

Featured artists and projects include:

ART&COM (featuring collaborators Thiago Szmrecsányi, Natalia de Campos and Tracy Collins): "COLLECTIVE BARGAIN"

Natali S. Bravo-Barbee: "Fresh Off the Press: The Green Card Cart"

Reese Francis: "J. Expressions Presents Black Cherry Jam Open Mic and Bookmaking Workshop"

Jacqueline Herranz and Margaret Rose Vendryes: "Consume a piece of Cuba before ... / Consume un trozo de Cuba antes que ..."

Rejin Leys: "PulpMobile"

Shervone Neckles: "Creative Wellness Gathering Station"

Monica O. Montgomery: "Museum of Impact"

Queens Creative Solidarity (featuring Priscilla Stadler and Lorie Caval): "PoeTREE Project"

Elizabeth Velazquez: Interactive Play Sculpture

Event Details

    Sept. 1, 2018 - Sept. 1, 2018
    12:00 AM - 11:59 PM