6x6x2008

June 6, 2008 - July 6, 2008 Rochester Contemporary Art Center's International Small Art Phenomenon returns with thousands of artworks from all around the world! View and Purchase 6x6 Artworks from all years here: www.roco6x6.org Thank you for your support! Photos

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Alison Saar: Sculpture and Works on Paper

May 2, 2008 - June 1, 2008 Sculpture and Works on Paper, curated by Deborah Ronnen, presents a selection of works by sculptor and printmaker, Alison Saar. Saar explores issues surrounding identity, fertility, and aging in her life-size free-standing forms, wall sculptures, and works on paper. The artist uses a

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Extended Gestures by Jessica Julius

March 8, 2008 - March 30, 2008 Extended Gestures features artworks by Jessica Julius. Photos

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Michael Rogers/ Jack Wax

February 1, 2008 - April 6, 2008 Michael Rogers/Jack Wax brings together the work of Michael Rogers and Jack Wax. Rogers and Wax have a long history of working and exchanging ideas with one another. Both artists are well known for their unique, though somewhat divergent, use of glass in

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17th Annual Members Exhibition

Decmber 7, 2007 - January 6, 2008 The 17th Annual Members Exhibition: Re_Member presents artworks by RoCo's members. Photos

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The Apostacy

November 2, 2007 - December 1, 2007 The Apostacy presents work by Michael Bosworth (Buffalo, NY), whose installations combine new media and historical imaging technologies to engage the viewer in a questioning of current and past notions of the imaged experience. Photos

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ImageArt

September 28, 2007 - October 14, 2007 ImageArt presents artwork and poetry by artists who identify with the LGBTQ+ community. Photos

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Post: September 11

September 11, 2007 - September 23, 2007 Post: September 11 presents a unique archive of responses to 9/11, collected in New York City shortly after the events of September 11, 2001. Photos

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Descend/Decay by Andrew Fisher

August 8, 2007 - August 12, 2007 Descend/Decay features paintings by Andrew Fisher. Fear, anger, and desire, exaggerated absurdly to portray a nearly indecipherable hallucination or nightmare. -Andrew Fisher, on his work Photos

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For Drawing Sake

July 22, 2007 - October 14, 2007 For Drawing Sake features work by five artists working in both traditional and nonconventional drawing mediums.The exhibited artists are all affiliated with Monroe Community College's Department of Art. A variety of approaches to drawing are explored in this exhibition as each artist claims

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Clear

April 20, 2007 - May 20, 2007 Clear is an exhibition of photographs by Eric Le Roy that strive to record gestures that embody nonverbal communication. Photos

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Absence/Excess/Loss

April 20, 2007 - May 20, 2007 Absence/Excess/Loss is a group exhibition of installation-based work considering the process of repetition in relationship to memory and melancholia and how repeated objects relate to the act of mourning. Artists Maire Kennedy, Tara Parsons, Penelope Stewart, Andrea Cote, Daniela Rumpf, Wendy Kawabata, Sarah

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Upstate Invitational 2007

March 9, 2007 - April 8, 2007 Upstate Invitational 2007 features the work of five artists from the Rochester, Syracuse, and Buffalo regions. Artists Anne Havens, Dusty Herbig, Jason Smith, Mahine Rattonsey, Carrie Will Photos

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Beeline

January 26, 2007 - February 25, 2007 Beeline features work by Heather Page. Her works reveal her insecurity when crossing new locations and perspectives. Beeline features textures and patterns that mimic the landscape Page has traveled. Photos

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Makers & Mentors 2007

January 26, 2007 - February 25, 2007 Makers & Mentors 2007: Four Decades and a Reading Room features large scale portrait photographs by Joan Lyons and artists' books from the Visual Studies Workshop Press. Photos

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16th Annual Members Exhibition

December 1, 2006 - January 14, 2007 The 16th Annual Members Exhibition: [Object]ivity features artworks by RoCo's members. Photos

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Land-Tracking-Land

October 20, 2006 - November 19, 2006 Land-Tracking-Land presents a series of work examining artists' interpretations of cityscape, landscape, and architecture. Artists Kim Beck, Peer Bode, Arne Borgan, Terry Conrad, Andrew Deutsch, [dNASAb], Monica Duncan, Marius von der Fehr, Aaron Miller, Are Mokkelbost, Endre Tveitan, Matthew Underwood, Stephen Vitiello, Necole,

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Earth-works

October 20, 2006 - November 19, 2006 Earth-works presents works by Joe Fastaia that explore the vehicle of development and present trucks as a symbol for the change that an area of land in the artist's hometown undergoes. Photos

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The Flowery War

September 8, 2006 - October 8, 2006 The Flowery War presents a history of plans by artist Cindy DeFelice to alter the Soldier’s Monument in Caledonia, NY, which was approved, then prohibited from installation. Rather than displaying beautiful snapshots of the installation, DeFelice exhibits the war of lawsuits, village groups

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Horseplay

August 4, 2006 - August 27, 2006 Horseplay presents Ann Welles' paintings, which reflect upon her fascination with how toys and imaginative play resonate in the memories of both children and adults. Photos

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Systems + Propositions

August 2, 2006 - August 28, 2006 Systems + Propositions is a duo series exhibition featuring the work of Carin Mincemoyer and Julian Montague. Photos

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Little Windows on Big Water

July 7, 2006 - July 30, 2006 Little Windows on Big Water is an exhibition of work by Kathryn Gaspar Going. Her paintings demonstrate an acute awareness of the subtle differences between bodies of water such as the Atlantic Ocean and the Gulf of Mexico. Photos

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Up Against The Wall

July 7, 2006 - August 27, 2006 Up Against The Wall is a live-action drawing show and exhibition. Artists Jake Allen, Shawn Dunwoody, Kathleen Farrell, AJ Fries, Thomas Holt, Michael Moncibaiz, Masha Ryskin, Christine Walsh, Collette Watts, Adam Weekley Photos

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Black Factory

June 19, 2006 - June 20, 2006 The Black Factory is an interactive performance art installation on wheels, whose mission is to travel the country to start conversations about class, race, and difference. Photos

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Insatiable

April 21, 2006 - May 21, 2006 Insatiable presents work by Israeli-born artist Orit Raff and provides a photographic comparison of bakeries in the United States and in Israel. Photos

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Upstate Invitational 2006

March 24, 2006 - April 16, 2006 Upstate Invitational 2006 features works by five regional artists and includes installation, found objects, and photography. Artists Kelly Jacobson, Julieve Jubin, Gerald Mead, Judi Strahota, Nathan Sullivan Photos

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Linkages

March 3, 2006 - March 19, 2006 Linkages features work by Robin Cass. In this body of work she draws a line between the fragile nature of the human body and that of glass. Photos

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Ho Che Anderson: Images from King, Comic Books, and Beyond

February 24, 2006 - March 19, 2006 Ho Che Anderson: Images from King, Comic Books, and Beyond is an exhibition of drawings and sketches by graphic novelist Ho Che Anderson. A large portion of the exhibition features artwork for King, a three-volume comic book biography of Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Walkingposters

January 13, 2006 - February 12, 2006 Walkingposters presents work by Richard Metzgar. This body of work addresses a cycle of on-going investigations on urbanism that Metzgar has explored as a member of the art/architectural collective spurse. Photos

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Lift/Left

January 16, 2006 - February 12, 2006 Lift/Left is an installation by Deborah Jack using video, sound, text, and still images to present a central visual of a body moving through space and sea. The basis for the work is the myth of the flying Africans, enslaved persons who would

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15th Annual Members Exhibition

December 22, 2005 - Decmber 18, 2005 The 15th Annual Members Exhibition: Appendix presents artworks by RoCo's members. Photos

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Narcissive

October 19, 2005 - October 30, 2005 Narcissive by Emily Claman is an exploration of portraiture done in acrylic paints. Photos

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We Don’t Have Miracles, But We Do Have Guns

September 30, 2005 - October 14, 2005 We Don’t Have Miracles, But We Do Have Guns features new work by Kevin Kenific and includes paintings in oil, acrylic, pen, and pencil on canvas. Photos

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Mind’s Eye Pried

August 5, 2005 - August 28, 2005 Mind's Eye Pried features surreal paintings by Sean O'Connor. Photos

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(un)bound

August 5, 2005 - September 18, 2005 (un)bound is a juried exhibition in collaboration with the Rochester Institute of Technology's Special Collections. Included are traditional bound books, sculptural pieces, and quilts. Artists Brian Arnold, Roberly Bell, Jappie King Black, Ryan Boatright, Patricia Buckley, Stephanie Bursese, Colleen Buzzard, Nancy Chalker-Tennant &

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The Daze of Art: 21st Annual Art Auction

June 24, 2005 - June 25, 2005 The Daze of Art: 21st Annual Art Auction features silent and live bidding with guest auctioneer Richard Storms. Photos

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New Work by Joel Swartz

April 21, 2006 - May 21, 2006 New Work features photographs by Joel Swartz, whose work explores the relationships between people and everyday occurrences. Swartz chose to work with a limited palette of colors in each piece, which challenged him to concentrate on the subtle highlights and shadows of the

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Brooklyn Bridge

February 25, 2005 - March 27, 2005 Brooklyn Bridge is a group exhibition featuring the work of Thomas Brouillette, Shoshana Dentz, Sue Havens, and Erica Svec. Photos

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Makers & Mentors 2004

October 29, 2004 - December 19, 2004 Makers & Mentors: Stewart & Stewart is the first exhibition in the Makers & Mentors series. This father and son pairing present their combined body of work to illustrate the influence of their relationship. Photos

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Upstate Invitational

September 10, 2004 - October 17, 2004 The Upstate Invitational presents work from three regional artists: Myra Greene, Matthew Gehring, and Richard Harrington. Photos

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14th Annual Members Exhibition

July 30, 2004 - August 29, 2004 The 14th Annual Members Exhibition: Dialogues presents artworks by RoCo's members. Photos

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The Forgotten Ones

November 21, 2003 - January 11, 2004 The Forgotten Ones presents black and white photographs by documentary photographer Milton Rogovin (Buffalo, NY). The exhibition combines Rogovin's photographs of Buffalo over five decades with artifacts and audio installations by Sound Portrait Productions. Photos

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Atmospheres

November 21, 2003 - January 11, 2004 Atmospheresfeatures paintings by Evelyne Albanese. Albanese draws inspiration from her time growing up in Switzerland, and from her experiences with color and emotion within the natural environment. Her exhibited paintings take the form of abstract landscapes and are inspired by her home overlooking

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Upstate Invitational 2003

October 3, 2003 - November 1, 2003 Upstate Invitational 2003 presents the work of eight emerging regional artists from Rochester, Ithaca, Syracuse, and Hamilton, NY. The exhibited works include mixed-media glass sculpture, installation and interactive CDs, oil paintings, digital paintings, and photographs. Artists Sean Irwin, Philip Mallory Jones, Laura Ledbetter,

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Happiness is Electric Living

September 6, 2002 - November 8, 2002 Happiness is Electric Living is an installation by Allen C. Topolski as part of the Cultural View: Windows in Rochester project, in which the Sibley Center donates illuminated window space in return for one-year commitiments from various institutions to fill the window with

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Lawn D’Arts II

July 26, 2002 - August 25, 2002 Lawn D'Arts II provides a non-conventional exhibition space situated within artists' front lawns and accessible to the entire community. The participating artists create works composed of found objects, perennials, shrubbery, gardening tools, bird baths, Christmas trees, and many other front lawn accessories. The

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Making Sense

May 31, 2002 - June 21, 2002 Making Sense is a slideshow installation by Colleen Buzzard that explores perceptions of patterns, order, and significance; map making, text, collections, and charts are used to investigate these concepts. Photos

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Ossification

May 3, 2002 - July 5, 2002 Ossification is an installation by Lyn Parsons as part of the Cultural View: Windows in Rochester project, in which the Sibley Center donates illuminated window space in return for one-year commtiments from various institutions to fill the window with their own professional displays.

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Lawn D’Arts

July 28, 2001 - August 25, 2001 Lawn D'Arts is an exhibition of installations on front or side lawns composed of found objects, prevalent perennials, shrubbery, gardening tools, sprinklers, and other lawn features. Artists Marion Faller, Jean Fulton, Judy Levy, George Campbell McDade, Vincent Massaro, Jennifer Schwarting Photos

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Hide & Seek

May 7, 2001 - June 15, 2001 Hide & Seek: A Traveling Exhibition That Doesn't Move features the work and installations of artists living and working in the Rochester, NY area. Locations of the exhibition include a front lawn, a city elementary school, a website, a homeless shelter, and a

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