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Tattooing was Illegal in New York City Until 1997

Smithsonian.com February 28, 2017   http://www.smithsonianmag.com/travel/tattoos-were-illegal-new-york-city-exhibition-180962232/ Tattooed New York On View at the New-York Historical Society until April 30th. 170 Central Park West, NY, NY 10024

The Magazine Antiques

Lift Trucks Project contributes to the “Tattooed New York” exhibit at the New York Historical Society.

The Huffington Post

Lift Trucks Project contributes to the “Tattooed New York” exhibit at the New York Historical Society.   ARTS & CULTURE Weird That Thomas Edison Kind Of Invented The Tattoo Gun, No? So much cooler than the electric light bulb. 12/26/2016 01:54 pm ET | Updated Dec 26, 2016 Thomas Edison is often billed as America’s greatest […]

Tattooed New York

Lift Trucks contributes pieces to this seminal exhibit exploring the history of NYC tattooers. Two early drawing by The Bowery artists; Samuel F. O’Reilly and Ed Smith. At the New York Historical Society Museum.

Indie Star Review

A century of ink: Tattoo exhibit in North Salem Michelle Falkenstein, For The Journal News A review “Of Pirates, Mermaids and True Love: 100 Years of Tattoo Art” (Sept. 21-Nov. 12)” at the Hammond Museum & Japanese Stroll Garden

Working Studio

Lift Trucks Project personnel mentors and works with a group of students from Escuela de Artes Plásticas y Diseno, a local art school. Work on the murals is underway, and the first mural is expected to be completed this summer. Work has begun with volunteer students from Escuela de Artes Plásticas. The young artists helped […]

James-Litaker

James Litaker

James Litaker graduated the School of Visual Arts, studied the Masters in Amsterdam and brought his drawing talent and renaissance eye back to the sights and sounds of Harlem and Greenwich Village.  Although still in love with the daily wonders and diversity of N.Y.C   James Litaker now resides and creates in Upstate N.Y.  

Carl Van Brunt

Triple Zero Drive By By Curator Pamela Hart You are viewing the fractal dimension – a meditation of shapes that repeats endlessly. These forms, called fractals, are like fun house mirrors. No matter how far you look into them, you see essentially the same thing over and over again. Artist Carl Van Brunt plays with […]

Art in America

  David Ebony, Managing Editor at Art in America Magazine visits Lift Trucks Project exhibit, The Unknowning Hand.