Queens Crossing, Flushing, NY I Press Release

Evoking the festive spirit, “Holiday Helpers” by artist Jason Krugman illuminated the plaza and stood at it’s tallest, a staggering 20 feet, to commemorate the thousands of victims effected by Hurricane Sandy and those who offered their continued support in 2012. Holiday Helpers was comprised of a 12-foot high Christmas tree and five various sized life-like forms referred to as Living Objects. As one placed the star on top of the tree, others wrapped décor around the surrounding light fixtures, all offering a helping hand in fostering the upcoming holiday season. Each whimsical Living Object held Hundreds of interior LED lights that radiated through translucent skin creating emotional warmth and beacons of light to imply hope in these trying times.