Open Call: FLUX CITY 6

Flux City 6 is a four week cycle of city creation and destruction and rebirth and cataclysm and phoenix-rising-from-the-ashes and Godzilla-traipsing-in-from-the-sea-in-a-breath-of-fire-and-chaos.
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Feminist Self Publishing Zine Workshop for women, non-binary and trans identified artists

Monday, September 25th, 4pm – 6pm
Tuesday, September 26th, 4pm – 6pm
Participation is FREE
Workshop will be taught in both English and Spanish
Please RSVP on Facebook

Zines are an excuse for bringing together people, ideas, experiences and trades. They are a portable, affordable and personal way of creating, exploring self-representation and communicating critical discourses. This […]

7 Common : A Case Studios Project

Beginning the project with an exploration of taste memories, Case Studios will invite local residents to share food stories in exchange for attending meal experiences.

Only One You: Solo Exhibition by Teng Teng

Teng Teng is a New York based painting artist from China; view her miniature paintings and jewelry.

Flux Thursday: QUAC & Case Studios

*7 Train Potluck Experience and discussion with QUAC and Case Studios.

Día de Muertos: Ofrenda by/por Martha Naranjo Sandoval

For this year’s Día de Muertos (Day of the Dead) Martha Naranjo Sandoval take over FluxFactory’s gallery to build and present an ofrenda, an altar to remember our deceased loved ones.

Flux Thursday : Self Storage and Building Stories

Flux Factory and More Art team up to present a Flux Thursday addressing housing, space and community, in tandem with our parallel exhibitions Self Storage and Building Stories.

Building Stories: More Art Exhibition

Flux Factory’s partner organization More Art presents: Building Stories, an exhibition of recent works addressing housing justice.

Self Storage

Self Storage NYC is a site-specific exhibition-event taking place in select self storage facilities in Long Island City and Flux Factory’s gallery. The project is a major Flux Factory show occurring throughout October, organized by a team of international curators.

Flux Factory Auction: December 5th, 2017

The Art Auction is our most important fundraiser of the year, and always a wonderful time to gather with friends from far and wide. Join us! We are thrilled to honor Deborah Fisher, Founding Executive Director of A Blade of Grass, and Paul Ramirez Jonas, leading contemporary artist and arts educator.

Immense Bewildered Light: a Reading

Please join us for a reading of poetry and prose.

DREAMS REALLY DO COME TRUE: Exhibition by Miss Expanding Universe

Miss Expanding Universe will be remembered as one of the most prolific, groundbreaking, heartbreaking, hilarious, surprising, and versatile artists of all time

Home Brew Workshop

Join us for introduction to the fermentation process that produces . . . mmm… Beer. Will Fluxer Gill Lopez.

Smörgåsbord // Flux Thursday: Humorgous Smorgasbord

Join us on Thursday, September 14th for an old-fashioned Smörgåsbord potluck and artist presentations, with donations from Zabar’s, TomCat Bakery, and Lagunitas Brewing Company. 

Flux Major Exhibition: Humorgous Smorgasbord

Flux Factory is pleased to present Humorgous Smorgasbord, a group exhibition of artworks that utilize incongruity through live performance, video,sculpture and writing. Most of you probably won’t make it out to see the show. You’ll likely have other plans during the Friday night opening and performances on September 8th. Or let’s guess, can’t make it to an old-fashioned smörgåsbord dinner with artist presentations on Thursday, September 14th. So, what’s funny?

thetOOth&therOOt present Armageddon

Through painting, collage, drawing and textiles, thetOOth&therOOt muse on the slip towards Armageddon and present a vision of Paradise.

Tongue Tide Education: Schools of Hope

To RSVP please email or phone 631-612-7283

Delicate Failure: Open Studio hours with Chen An An and friends

Artists An-An Chen, Lulu Meng and Tzu-An Wu will be collectively working on an ongoing installation, that includes video and sculpture in the Flux gallery space. Come meet them to talk about their work and see their process.

Flux Thursday: Art Basel Thrift Store (and Gallery) Strictly Business Martini Auction

Please join the artists of Going Once, Going Twice for a once in a lifetime experience as they auction off 7 signature martinis in celebration of the Grand Opening of Art Basel Thrift Store (and Gallery). 


This new business will truly be an ultra-thrift store and gallery, offering shoppers 1500 square feet of high-quality, make-an-offer retail and art. People are already buzzing that this might be the only thrift store and gallery of its kind.

Cinema Flux: Tongue Tide

Wednesday, July 26 at 8PM – 11PM
A decolonization of the imaginary and the forms of representation

Video Jam at Knockdown Center

Video Jam, a U.K. based experimental film/music collective comes to Knockdown Center! This event pairs musicians with film-makers to explore the dynamic between live sound and moving image, responding to the musical, cultural and artistic influences of Jean-Michel Basquiat.

Tongue Tide: Full Schedule

Martha Wilson impersonating Donald Trump (Composite image above by KathyGrove.)
Tongue Tide
–A month-long exhibition exploring the multitude of ways in which artists engage with language, addressing both its tide-like ebb and flow as well as its limitations.
 Calendario Completo (español)
July 6th, 6-9PM- Opening Reception
Featuring The Blue Bus Project, and performances by Irene Chan, JeviJoe Vitug, and Martha […]

Flux Thursday: Tongue Tide

This Flux Thursday is in connection with a Flux Factory 2017 Major Exhibition, Tongue Tide.

One view from July 6 – July 30.

Inspired by Flux Factory’s location in Queens, NY — the most language-dense area in the world– Tongue Tide explores the multitude of ways in which artists engage with language, addressing both its tide-like ebb and flow as well as its curated by Flux Artist-in-Residence Christina Freeman and Curator-in-Residence Emireth Herrera Valdes.

I am also We: the consciousness of decolonization أنا أيضا هن: وصية بتفكيك الاستعمار

a solo exhibition by Razan AlSalah رزان الصلاح

Waste Machine

The Aesthetic of Waste Collective will occupy the Flux Factory gallery, and transform it into a burnt-out Midtown lobby, where participants will assemble an abomination of performance.

Windmill Community Garden Block Party

The Windmill Community Garden is a brand new green space for Long Island City built by Greenthumb and maintained by the community with co-founders the Dutch Kills Civic Association, Growing Up Green Charter School and Flux Factory.


Flux Factory is pleased to present LIMO CULT, a collaborative installation including a luxurious 70 foot limousine, immersive sculptural and video installations with performances,The Culinary Equalizer, and interactive sacrificial deep frying at The Main Concessions. Produced by Springboard Collective, this is a one day event not to miss!

Flux-a-Thon Flux Thursday

Are you on a Flux-a-Thon team? Do you want to be?
If you want to join a team, or just come by and hang out to help teams build their floats for the Flux-a-Thon, join us in the Flux Gallery any time after 6pm on Thursday June 8th for Flux-a-Thon float-making-madness..
Thursday, June 8th, 6pm.
Dinner at 7pm. Bring some food or drink to share.

An Invocation at a Moment of Cataclysm

An Invocation at a Moment of Cataclysm, an installation of painting, projection and print by Flux Artist in Residence Jonathan Sims, is a confrontation with past and future human rituals that follow a period of uncertainty and upheaval.


DJ Vinyl Richie and the Flux Formula

UpStander Training and Basic Self Defense

Upstander workshops are designed to equip those facing hate and violence with de-escalation skills and basic self-defense techniques.

It Becomes Me : a solo exhibition by multidisciplinary artist Ro Garrido.

Ro Garrido is a multidisciplinary artist from Queens, New York born in Lima, Peru. You can see more of their work at

Column Shifting: Cultural Equity & Organizational Sustainability Fellowship

Flux Factory’s Cultural Equity & Organizational Sustainability Fellow, Oksana Mironova will organize a series of events at Flux Factory to gain a better understanding of the relationship between financial stability and cultural equity in non-commercial art spaces.

Sanctuaries: 3 Mental Wellness Workshops for Queer and Trans* People of Color

Herbs: April 11th, 7-9 pm at Silent Barn
Aromatherapy: May 9th, 7-9 pm at Flux Factory
Boudoir: May 27th, 7-9 pm at Flux Factory

Flux Thursday : Silicon Flux

Food and conversation about AI and VR with artists Stephanie Dinkins, Nettrice Gaskins, and LaJuné McMillian.

Inter/Exist: two years in Jackson Heights

NYC are small islands of people exiled by their homeland into a dirty, loud, free, and uninhibited simulacrum of their homeland. Artist-in-Residence Gezi Cao is throwing questions at the foreigners who chose this foreign land.

Film Screening, “My Brooklyn” with the Real Estate Investment Cooperative

Join us for the NYC Real Estate Investment Cooperative’s screening of Kelly Anderson’s 2012 documentary, “My Brooklyn.”

Flux Thursday : Mother’s Day card making workshop

Join us for this month’s Flux Thursday for a Mother’s Day card making party and opportunity to welcome the Spring, with artists Ashley Yang-Thompson and Eleni Zaharopoulos.

Tutti Frutti : Exhibition by Will Owen

Tutti Frutti is a solo exhibition of works by multidisciplinary artist, composer, and curator Will Owen.

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