Finkelpearl Named Cultural Affairs Commish

BY JOE MARVILLI Staff Writer Mayor Bill de Blasio has added Tom Finkelpearl’s name to the list of open commissioner positions he is filling. On April 7, the Mayor announced the appointment of Finkelpearl as the City’s new Commissioner of the Dept. of Cultural Affairs. Finkelpearl is the executive director of the Queens Museum, the […]

Queens Museum Ready To Reopen

BY JOE MARVILLI Staff Writer After two years of construction, the new Queens Museum will open its doors this weekend. The $69 million expansion took over the adjacent ice rink, doubling the size of the museum to 105,000-square-feet, adding a significant amount of performance and exhibit space. The museum took the opportunity of the ice […]