From the people who brought us the LIC Flea & Food comes the Astoria Flea & Food, which debuted in a back lot at Kaufman Astoria Studios (34-12 36th Street) on Sunday and runs for the next seven weekends. Photographer Bradley Hawks was there, and he captured the wares of the 90 vendors that descend ... More >>
New York City is oh so very close to being a better city for film and television than Hollywood -- if the federal government would just get out of the damn way! At least that was the message today on the corner of 36th Street in Astoria, Queens, where Sen. Chuck Schumer, flanked by relevant neighb ... More >>
A mixed bag of American classics in Astoria. But no beaver.
Kaufman Astoria StudiosThe legendary buildingAstoria was once a center of silent films, thanks to the Kaufman Astoria Studios which produced over 100 films during the 1920s. And now, for the first time in nearly a century, the studio's former private commissary is open to the public--in the ... More >>
Moving images at the Whitney reflect the art world's slow embrace of experimental film