Elisa Contemporary Art

Elisa Contemporary Art is dedicated to promoting the appreciation and collection of art as a way to enrich and heal, lives, communities and the world. We represent artists from around the world, and donate a portion of our gallery sales to charity.


FAB (Fourth Arts Block) was founded in 2001 to establish and advance the East 4th Street Cultural District, between Second Avenue and the Bowery. The district is home to more than a dozen arts groups, 10 cultural facilities and 17 performances and rehearsal venues.

Festival of Ideas for the New City

This initiative in NYC involved scores of downtown organizations working together to imagine the future city. The festival included a three-day slate of symposia; a StreetFest along the Bowery on May 7; and over 100 independent projects and public events which took place on the weekend of May 7 and 8.

Flushing-Queens Library

Mon, Wed & Thurs 10 am-9 pm Tues 1-9 pm Fri 10 am-6 pm Sat 10 am-5:30 pm Sun closedThe print and media collections of the Flushing Library occupy two full floors. International language collections at the Flushing Library include book collections in Chinese, Korean, Russian, Spanish, and Indic languages, including Bengali, Gujarati, Hindi, Punjabi and Urdu. A large Graphic Novels collection also includes many popular titles of Manga. The large Young Adult fiction book collection includes such genres as mystery, science fiction, historical fiction and romance. The Young Adult non-fiction collection is integrated in the ...

Flux Factory

This incubator for art that is in dialogue with the physical, social and cultural space of New York City is based in a three-story converted greeting card factory in Long Island City, Queens.

Francis Martin Branch | New York Public Library

Mon: 11 am-7 pm Tues - Thurs: 11 am-6 pm Fri: 1 pm-5 pm Sat: 10 am-5 pmThe Francis Martin Branch of the New York Public Library was named after a distinguished Bronx judge (1879-1947) who served as the first District Attorney of Bronx County. The first floor houses separate adult and young adult collections as well as an extensive reference collection. The children's collection is on the spacious and sunny second floor. The branch is air-conditioned and fully accessible to persons who use wheelchairs.For more information on the branch, click here.

Godwin-Ternbach Museum at Queens College

Each exhibition at the museum offers an array of lectures, gallery talks, films, family and children workshops, concerts and tours, often in collaboration with academic departments and centers at the college.

Governors Island

This 172-acre island in New York Harbor was a quiet military installation under the jurisdiction of the U.S. Army from 1794 to 1966 and of the Coast Guard until 1996. It now hosts free art exhibitions, festivals and ticketed concerts and is accessible by a free ferry.

Grand Concourse Branch | New York Public Library

Mon - Thurs: 10 am-8 pm Fri & Sat: 10 am-5 pmBuilt in 1958, the branch is a two-story facility with adult, young adult and children's collections. A multi-use room is available for community group meetings as well as library programs.For more information on the branch, click here.

Greenwich House

Greenwich House Arts offers quality ceramic and music instruction to all ages and provides a series of classes, lectures, workshops, cultural events, exhibitions and performances that enrich and inform the Greenwich Village community.