Category Archives: Classes

Taller de Fotografía en Español Poemas de Luz – week 8

Queridos New NewYorkers: Hoy fue la clausura y celebración de nuestro curso “Poemas de Luz”. Celebramos el final de cada curso con positivismo y alegría  ya que es el inicio de una nueva etapa, en la cual aplicaremos los conocimientos … Continue reading Taller de Fotografía en Español Poemas de Luz – week 8

Introduction to Taiwanese Cinematic History- with Judy Yenti Chu

The cinema of Taiwan is deeply rooted in the island’s unique history. Through this three-hour long workshop, participants will explore the rise of Taiwan’s film industry starting with the movies produced during the period under Japanese rule, all the way … Continue reading Introduction to Taiwanese Cinematic History- with Judy Yenti Chu

Taller de Fotografia en Español Poemas de luz– week 2

Queridos New Newyorkers, Primero quisiera felicitarlos porque están dándose el tiempo de realizar sus fotografias y de  “estar” en ellas olvidándose de cualquier preocupación externa, dándose, como dijo la maestra Sol:” un tiempo de ser artistas” . Ademas porque subieron exitosamente sus … Continue reading Taller de Fotografia en Español Poemas de luz– week 2

The Image Out of The Screen with Thomas Israel, a one time workshop

Through this workshop participants learned how to give volume, texture, and add  new meanings to moving images through projection mapping. Image out of the Screen Presentation This technique allows a video to be projected on common 3D objects, bodies, and … Continue reading The Image Out of The Screen with Thomas Israel, a one time workshop

“It’s about Us” – A New New Yorkers Exhibition at Queens Museum

Sunday, Dec.18 1:00 – 4:00 PM
New New Yorkers Art Opening Exhibit
“It’s about us!”
An Exhibition from The New New Yorkers Program at The Queens Museum
Queens Museum –  Partnership Gallery 2nd floor
December 18, 2016 – January 15, 2017.

The artists participated in a wide range workshops offered in 2016 including: Experimental Watercolor, Collective Storytelling, Photobook Storytelling, Drawing Sound, Basic Sculpture, Basic Digital Photography,Drawing Journal, Spanish for Mandarin Speakers, Advanced Silkscreen, and Design Thinking. These works reveal the diversity of visions, cultures, concerns and artistic approaches of our immigrant adult community that proves their tenacity to improve their life and build a new and better future in spite of adversity.

In partnership with the Queens Library, the Queens Museum’s New New Yorkers program offers free multilingual classes to meet the needs of adult immigrant communities in Queens. New New Yorkers offers adult immigrants the opportunity to interact closely with accomplished professional artists and engage with their innovative work, allowing them to broaden their horizons and learn valuable life skills through the arts.The program provides opportunities for personal creative expression through rigorous art courses, exhibitions, and participation in cultural festivals. It also supports student-led initiatives at the Queens Museum. Courses emphasize the arts, technology and English language acquisition, provided at no cost, in a variety of languages, most often Spanish, Mandarin, and Korean.