Long Island-based mixed-media artist Francine Perri makes steampunk collages and jewelry
Francine Perri is proof that you don’t have to go to art school to create gallery-worthy artwork. A self-taught mixed media artist in Long Island, New York, she’s seen her creations featured in gallery shows, magazines, coffee table books, and more.
The Enchanted City Steampunk Festival near Albany, New York is revived in a new format
The Enchanted City Steampunk Festival is back, sort of. In past years, the festival was an outdoor street fair that drew thousands to Troy, New York, near Albany. Now it’s been revived as a free Halloween-themed indoor gathering.
The new steampunk convention emphasizes entertainment, but also includes panels and more
Stabbing Westward, Rasputina, Victor Sierra, and a host of other musical acts will take the stage as Steampunk Con debuts June 21-23 in Piscataway, New Jersey. The convention will also feature panels, parties, vendors, and a costume contest.
All-star makers and musical guests lead the program for the steampunk fest in New Jersey
C.O.G.S. Expo, which arose in 2018 from the rubble of the Steampunk World’s Fair, will return May 17-19 to North Jersey with a program that includes panels, workshops, musical acts, gaming, contests, parties, vendors, and more.
This juried art exhibition is tied to the Morris Museum’s Murtogh D. Guinness Collection
The Morris Museum in Morristown, New Jersey plans a March 15 opening for “Simply Steampunk,” a juried exhibition featuring 18 kinetic sculptures by 12 artists. Running through August 11, it’s the second installment in the “Cache of Kinetic Art” series.
Flights of Fancy in New York’s Hudson Valley is a steampunk event with an aerial twist
Steampunks will take to the skies as Flights of Fancy returns to the Old Rhinebeck Aerodrome in Red Hook, New York, on Saturday, Sept. 29. The event will include biplane rides along with a “History of Flight Air Show” and other activities.
Thousands are expected for Saturday’s Enchanted City Steampunk Fair in Troy, near Albany
Troy, New York will become a Victorian fantasyland as The Enchanted City V Steampunk Fair takes place this Saturday. Highlights include an Inventor’s Challenge and appearances by Frenchy and the Punk and Steam Powered Giraffe.
The Sheraton Parsippany Hotel in New Jersey will host the steampunk event in May 2019
The organizers of C.O.G.S. Expo announced the location, theme and pricing for next year’s event. Scheduled for May 17-19, 2019, it will be held at the Sheraton Parsippany Hotel in New Jersey, notable for its medieval castle exterior.