Hotel Wars Open Call

Seeking highly collaborative multidisciplinary artists and designers, social practice artists, visual artists, and performers to band together in the pursuit of fame and glory in the first Long Island City Hotel Wars.

June Flux Thursday

Thursday June 11th
Dinner at 7 pm. Presentations begin at 8:30 pm.

New Art by NEWCOMERS Reception

May 27th, 4-6 PM
Reception at Flux Factory for the students, their families, and the local community


STROBE Network is a temporary broadcast network that will air via a digital streaming platform, featuring artworks that make use of broadcast as an artistic medium.

The Menu for Mars Kitchen

Opening Reception May 29th at Pierogi Gallery
On view May 29th- June 20th
Open hours Thursday-Sunday, 12-6 pm or by appointment.


Opening Reception Friday May 15th
On view May 15-17

Open Call: 2015 Exhibition Season

We’re announcing details and deadlines for our suite of major thematic group exhibitions in 2015. Send us your proposal and collaborate with us!

Flux’s 9th Annual Benefit Auction 2015

The Art Auction is always a fabulous time, with an open bar, light fare, DJs, sideshows, and of course the art — over 75 works from Flux artists-in-residence and community.

Exquisite Contraption: Quit While You’re Ahead Party

Friday January 23rd at 8pm

Together We Are Stronger: Greater Brooklyn Zine Release and Workshops

Friday January 16th 5:30pm-midnight, Saturday January 17th 11am-7pm and Sunday January 18th noon-5pm

January Flux Thursday

Thursday January 8th: Dinner at 8 pm. Presentations begin at 9:30 pm.

2015 Not-So-Silent Auction Open Call

We are excited to announce an OPEN CALL for our annual benefit! Flux Factory’s Not-So-Silent Auction has become one of the best art parties of the year, and we’re looking forward to making this one even more thrilling than the last. Tell us what you’re interested in doing!

Center for the Holographic Arts Presents: Parallax:Perspectives

Friday December 19th, 7pm-11pm

December Flux Thursday

Thursday December 11: Dinner at 8:30 pm. Presentations begin at 9:30 pm.

Kitchens & Capitalism

Opening Reception: December 11. Doors at 6-11 pm.


Opening Reception: December 5. Doors at 7pm

Flux Hospital

Opening Reception: November 27.
Doors at 5pm, Thanksgiving potluck 7-10pm

PB is coming to LIC

Quite a few Fluxers have their eyes on Participatory Budgeting (PB), a democratic way of dispersing city money for community projects.  Over the coming year, folks who live and work in some NYC neighborhoods (including our own neighborhood of Long Island City) will propose public works projects and collectively vote on a million dollars worth […]

Contemporary Criticism

November 9, 2014
3 to 7 p.m.

November Flux Thursday!

Please join us on November 13th for our monthly potluck and art salon. Dinner starts at 8pm and artists presentations start at 9:30pm.

October Flux Thursday: October 9

Thursday October 9
Dinner at 8pm, Presentations begin at 9:30pm
The event is free, but do bring something to share!

Please join us on October 9th for our monthly community potluck and art salon: an informal time to catch up with old friends, eat something delicious prepared by our artist-chefs, and learn more about projects by Fluxers old […]

Flux Factory invades ACE Hotel

Sunday nights through October. Featuring Lena Hawkins & Michael DiPietro, Gil Lopez, Ayden Grout, and Will Owen.

We’re Hiring: Development Officer

Join our Administrative Team: Development Officer manages grant writing and applications, as well as fundraising events and relationships

Thermospheric Station

Friday, September 5th

Doors at 7pm, Performance at 8:30pm

Pink Noise Salon

Date: Saturday, July 12th
Time: 3 – 10 pm
7pm: Communal hum and presentation on the protective aura of pink noise

July Flux Thursday: July 10!

Thursday, July 10, 8pm onwards

A dinner and set of short artistic presentations, followed by the ritualistic sacrifice of a Fluxer-made musically prepared piñata.

20 years of Flux and hello to our new Director

As August’s Homecoming exhibition approaches, Flux Factory marks 20 years of collaborative energy through artifact, lore and friends. As we look backward, we’re excited to move forward with our new Executive Director, Nat Roe.


“Nightlight, Presented by Flux Factory and the LIC Community Garden”

DNAinfo — June 17, 2014

“Solar-Powered Art Installation Lights Up Community Garden After Dark”

Exquisite Contraption featured in ANIMAL New York

“Inside Flux Factory’s ‘Rube Goldberg’ Machine” by Rhett Jones. Published April 30, 2014.

Perfect Bind Your Own Chapbooks, Catalogues & Magazines

Sunday, April 27th, 2014, 2 pm – 4 pm, FREE!

Zuzia Juszkiewicz will host a small workshop on how to build and use your own perfect bind press.


Sunday March 30: doors at 6:30pm, show begins at 7pm.

Featuring performances and installation by Taylor Sakarett, Dear Suzy, Michael DiPietro, Lena Hawkins, and Ben Seretan

To Flux, with love…

A few words from our outgoing Executive Director.

Queens Action Council

In Northwest Queens, Flux Factory’s Community Organizer-in-Residence, Dylana Dillon, is a founding member of the Queens Action Council (QuAC), a group of community residents and advocates, working together for a more just and equitable local food system.

2014 Not-So-Silent Auction RAFFLE PRIZES!

We’ve put together two mega-raffle prizes to offer during the upcoming Not-So-Silent Auction, with cool schwag from our friends. You can purchase raffle tickets at the Flux Me Like Whoa and Flux Me Like a Hurricane tiers, or for $10 each at the event.

Open Call: 2014 Exhibition Season

We’re announcing details and deadlines for our suite of major thematic group exhibitions in 2014. Send us your proposal and collaborate with us.

Flux Totes!

The totes were silk screened at Flux Factory, and each has a unique hand-sewn detail: an earring that dangles from the lobe of a gender neutral and dentally-challenged Fluxer.

We’re rich(ish)!

Flux Factory is thrilled to announce that we have been selected to receive program support from The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts, over two years, in the amount of $60,000!

Summit Dinner Conversation at Flux

Date + time: October 25th, 7:30pm
Flux Factory is excited to host a Summit Dinner Conversation with Creative Time in our communal kitchen on October 25th, 2013!

The Flux Priority

Flux Factory broke into the Museum of the Moving Image, upon the request of artist Aram Bartholl. And then we made a video about it.