Main Gallery

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26th Annual Members Exhibition:
December 2, 2016 - January 15, 2017

First Friday:
Jan. 6, 6-9pm

The Days the Artists Spoke: December 10, 1-5pm

Artwork Pick-up:
Jan. 17, 5-7pm,
Jan.18 & 19, 12-6pm

Closed to the Public:
December 24, 25, 31 & January 1
RoCo's Members

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Thank you RoCo Members! To show our gratitude, we’ve named an exhibition after you! Any member may enter one artwork maximum 36” x 36” x 36”.

Artists may join or renew their membership at the time of drop-off.

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Pax Kaffraria

Collaborative Exhibition at RoCo and The Memorial Art Gallery

Opening Reception at RoCo: February 3, 6-9pm

at RoCo:
February 3 - March 19

at MAG:
February 19 - May 7
Meleko Mokgosi Meleko Mokgosi (b. 1981, Botswana) makes figurative paintings that fit together to form “chapters” in large installations that suggest stories or narratives. This multi-venue exhibition at RoCo and MAG is the first time the chapters of Mokgosi’s project Pax Kaffraria are being exhibited together. Visit RoCo AND MAG for the fullest experience of Mokgosi’s monumental project in Rochester.


Special Events

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The Days the Artists Spoke:
December 10, 1-5pm

RoCo's Members

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The Days the Artists Spoke is a multi-day event of short, back-to-back talks by participating artists. Artists may sign up to speak about their work in the Members Exhibition or their creative practice. This is a unique event where visitors can learn more about many different regional artists.
Ross Fest & 6x6 Party Month Kick-off:
Thursday March 2, 6-8pm at RoCo
We’ve teamed up with WXXI to celebrate Bob Ross’s "Art for All" style and 6x6’s egalitarian approach to art making.


LAB Space
View the archive of past LAB Space exhibitions.

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Stay tuned!      


Public Art

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Pulse:
December 2, 2016 - April 2, 2017
Fitzhugh Karol Pulse consists of five totemic, undulating forms carved with chainsaw and handtools. The artist intends his pieces to be engaged with, touched, walked through and around. He uses scale, texture and repeating forms to connect visitors to the works. Karol uses tar to achieve the deep black surface.


RoCo Upstairs Gallery

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Stay tuned!      


The RoCo Room

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Ongoing

Various

Artworks for sale in support the Future Fund.

All proceeds from works ensure the future of contemporary art in downtown Rochester and support a permanent and stable base for Rochester Contemporary Art Center's continued growth.

View all donated Future Fund artworks available for purchase here.

 


ART-O-MAT

ART-O-MAT® is a repurposed cigarette vending machine that now offers original artworks for just $5.

The ART-O-MAT® offers small artworks in a recycled retro format.