The Return of Whalemina

Local artist, Geoff Rawling resurrected a long-time treasure for Queens residents at the June 2018 Mermaid Day Parade. This vibrantly decorated sea creature, named Whalemina, was a mosaic statute that sat at the entrance of Rockaway Beach for decades until it was washed away byΒ  turbulent waves in 2012 during Hurricane Sandy. In 2014, Rawling […]

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BXTRA with Geoff Rawling

–Tatyana Turner Right on the outskirts of Bruckner Boulevard is an unassuming street in theΒ  Mott Haven section of the Bronx… a small creative enclave filled with artists who contribute the vibrancy of the borough.Β  On the outside, the area appears dull, with an industrial atmosphere and dated buildings. Inside one of the apartment buildings, […]

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