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Paper Factory Hotel

Paper Factory Hotel

A Hotel Designed with the Arts in Mind This past Sunday we decided to invite some of our local artist friends over for another open studio #livepainting #meetup in our lobby.  This all happened during the hours of our weekly Sunday Brunch at Mundo, which if you haven’t already, you should …

The Paper Factory Hotel was pleased to welcome Erin Treacy, ArtHotel Residency winner for Paper Factory Hotel, and her friend, Suzanne Stroebe, for a Live Painting Session in our lobby in honor of Women’s History Month. The hotel provided the space, brushes, paint, easel, and food & drink for our guest artists as …

Paper Factory Hotel’s owner, Gal Sela, is doing everything he can to model his hotel into the go-to location for artists, musicians, and actors all over the world.  Positioning his hotel in the perfect location of LIC Queens, in the Kaufman Astoria Arts District which is home to the world-renowned Kaufman Astoria Studios …

Long Island City has some of the most impressive collections of art in NYC. The neighborhood was once an industrial manufacturing district, but over the years it has evolved into a vibrant artistic hub. The many warehouses and industrial buildings have been transformed into thought-provoking museums and galleries. Several artists also have their …

Are you a passionate music festival fan who’s always on the lookout for the next heart-stopping show? There’s a certain thrill that comes with booking tickets, getting to the venue and finding the perfect spot by the stage where you will be right in the heart of the action. Rousing …

Today is Follow Friday and we had a craving for something sweet. This craving lead us to one of our local bakeries, Sweets First. Located only a block away from our hotel at 35-04 35th St. at the corner of 35th avenue, this cozy bakery had the perfect cure for our sweet …

It’s in Queens by the Queens Tourism Council Start the new year right by enjoying more cultural events in Queens! Do you like sculpture, unique films, improvisation, theater, jazz, and performance art?  If so you’ll love this list. Jan. 1–4, Frozen in 3D, 3 pm. Fearless Anna sets off on an epic, PG …

Today is Travel Tuesday on our blog and as a part of our #YearInReview we’re revisiting our favorite press mentions of 2014.

Today is Music Monday on our blog and we’re kicking off our “Year in Review” with  three of our favorite female celebrity musical guests whom all are quite familiar with the word “Grammy.” ELLE VARNER A refill you say? Yes! A refill is what Elle Varner, the Grammy-nominated singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist from Los …

Today we visited our neighborhood coffee shop, Coffeed: Eatery, Rotisserie, and Charity. It’s #FollowFriday today and since we were craving some sandwiches and coffee for lunch, we thought we’d pay a visit to our neighbors over at Coffeed. We were greeted quickly by friendly faces and the smell of natural coffee aromas …