Sue Jeong Ka / Zaid A Islam

BluMarble is a project by interdisciplinary artist Sue Jeong Ka, in collaboration with local residents of Jamaica, Queens. The project explores housing issues and real estate development, focusing on how they affect related communities. The project includes videos,...

Nicholas Fraser – Jamaica Flux / Effi Ibok

The alienation of workers to the products of their labor, most famously put forth by Karl Marx in the 19th century, is an issue that continues to play a central role in our current market-based economy. This is the view that capitalism prohibits workers from...

hannes bend – metaNoYa (2016) / Floor A Grootenhuis

metaNoYa is an interactive collaborative performance that takes place in the natural environment of the streets with the communities of Jamaica, Queens. metaNoYa is inspired by the ancient Greek word μετάνοια (metánoia). This refers to psychological rebuilding or...

Serpents and Tea / Eliesha Grant

When faced with the opportunity to be a part of Jamaica Flux: Workspaces & Windows 2016 and while preparing for her solo show in Maine this fall, Shervone Neckles thought, “How can I bring people in these communities together?” She wanted to have an “in” to get...