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14 Sculptors Inc. On the Rock 2017 Lecture Series: Rock Relics by Esther Grillo and Rockaway's History

Monday, July 17, 2017

5:30 p.m.7:00 p.m.

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This free event is associated with the current NYC Parks public art exhibition On the Rock 2017: An Exhibition of Sculpture. A multimedia presentation will be followed by a question and answer session with Rockaway historians Marty Nislick and James Supple with Christina Jorge and On the Rock project coordinators Christina Jorge and Esther Grillo. 

This public art exhibition features 16 sculptures, 15 artists, and 14 sites that celebrate the spirit and beauty of the Rockaways. The featured sculptures lining the seaside range from the intimate to the monumental. The exhibition will be on view through October 9, 2017 and displayed adjacent to the newly-completed boardwalk on Shore Front Parkway, Rockaway Beach, Queens from Beach 73rd Street to Beach 108th Street. 

For more information about this event, please call (718) 945-3131. Additional information is available on the 14 Sculptors website at 14Sculptors.com.

Image Credit: Esther A. Grillo, Rock Relics, 2017, image courtesy of the artist

Location

Seaside Library Accessible
116-15 Rockaway Beach Blvd., Rockaway Park, NY 11684
Queens
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Cost

Free  

Event Organizer

Art & Antiquities, 14 Sculptors

Contact Number

(212) 360-8114

Contact Email

artandantiquities@parks.nyc.gov

Categories

Accessible, Education, Art, History, Talks

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