Toni-Lee Sangastiano Was Featured in Coney Island USA’s Ask the Experts
Toni-Lee Sangastiano was featured in Coney Island USA’s Ask the Experts lecture series, on a session held via Zoom on April 14, 2021. Ask The Experts is a lecture series hosted by Coney Island USA that gives the public the opportunity to interact with artists, authors, professionals, and performers. Coney Island USA is a non-profit organization that exists to defend the honor of American popular culture through innovative exhibitions and performances.
Sangastiano painted the “Freak Show Alley” mural for the Coney Island Brewery in 2019. Through her work, she documents and contributes to sideshow history through painted banners, classical oil paintings of show people and carnivalesque landscapes, and her scholarship.