Home?

Home? is a multimedia exhibition organized by Stuart Larson, Todd Smith, and Elizabeth McDade. This exhibition encourages collaboration between area artists and asks questions including: What objects create comfort value? What are your positive or negative associations with the word home? Is home a physical or mental space? Artists Ann

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Recent Portraits and Figurative Work

Recent Portraits and Figurative Work presents oil and acrylic paintings by James Barbero.

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Upstate Invitational

Upstate Invitational 1997 is an exhibition of regional artists which investigates issues of personal iconography, growth, and desire through large scale abstract paintings, glass and fiber glass sculptures, photography, artists books, and installations. Artists Vincent Borrelli, Diane Cox, Chris Kienke, Elizabeth Lyons, Marion Wilson

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Tempo: The 27th Annual Exhibition

Tempo: The 27th Annual Exhibition is a group exhibition of twenty artists from Tempo, a group of female artists from the Upstate New York area. Their works include painting, photography, ceramics, cloisonné, and stained glass. Artists Pat Bacon, Jappie King Black, Kristine Bouyoucos, Loc Cross, Yvonne Cupolo, Margaret Evans, Lynn

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7th Annual Members Exhibition

The 7th Annual Members Exhibition features works in a wide variety of concept and media by members of the art center.

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A Visual Journey

A Visual Journey is an exhibit of paintings and sculptures by Lisa Raye Garlock, whose work examines the influences of family relationships, personal development, and family life-cycle stages.

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Exploding Palms & Other Drawings

Exploding Palms & Other Drawings features watercolors by John G. Hershaw, a visiting professor at the Rochester Institute of Technology, whose works are inspired by his journeys through Europe.

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Syracuse Photos

Syracuse Photos is a group exhibition of eight photographers and Syracuse University graduates. These photographs present explorations of ritual, portraiture, landscape, child behavior and identity, and female stereotypes. Artists Ariel Foster, Rebekah Modrak, Josefa Mulaire, Libby Rowe, Yvette Sobky, Bryan "Biff" Ward, Tracy Wascom, Kimberly L. Wolf

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Centripetal

Centripetal is an installation by William Ramage that examines the dynamics of perception, developments in art history, and the phenomenological experience. The installation's visual framework is a grid of perceptually perpendicular lines that map out the space with mathematical precision. The measured lines monitor the expansion of the space and transform

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Canadian Clay Currents

Canadian Clay Currents is a juried exhibition of 16 Canadian artists. The exhibition features a variety of functional, sculptural, and installation works primarily made of clay. The exhibited artists are involved in broadening the traditional definition of ceramics through developing new technological processes, tackling unique subject matters, and challenging the

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Intrinsic Art

Intrinsic Art is a group exhibition that investigates the nature of art and its inherent and essential qualities in various contexts. Artists Joel Carriero, Brian Cast, Kari Souders, Michael Spencer, Cynthia Stone

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Racism: Just Undo It

Racism: Just Undo It is the third annual Action Against Racism exhibition, which uses the arts to focus the community's attention on the need to promote racial harmony. The exhibited works include ceramic and wire sculptures, paintings, drawings, photography, and mixed media wall hangings.

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6th Annual Members Exhibition

The 6th Annual Members Exhibition presents works from member artists and includes a wide range of media, including painting, sculpture, printmaking, video, drawing, photography, and installation.

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Alchemical Tides

Alchemical Tides features work by Leslie Yudelson (New York, NY), whose black and white photography focuses on an interplay between organic and inorganic found objects.

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Process

Process features works by Bill Hoag, Paul Nugent, and Todd Smith. Hoag and Smith's collaborative project explores generation, degeneration, and regeneration through the use of organic materials which change over time through both human manipulation and natural processes. Nugent's work includes a series of drawings that explore the three leading

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Flaming Senses

Flaming Senses features work by Kevin Cook and Steven Dunning. The exhibition includes acrylic paintings and video screen images that express each artists' concern regarding gay men in political and sexual culture. Cook uses electronic image-processing to produce videos that challenge the conventions of commercial television, while Dunning uses photocopiers

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Arizona Scenes

Arizona Scenes features works in oil by William V. Mallette.

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Faces of the Human Race: A Multi-Cultural Celebration

Faces of the Human Race is a collaborative art celebration of multi-cultural awareness. It features the work of 100 students from Lyons Jr/Sr High School, who learned under the guidance of visiting artist Heather Diamond. The works reflect on the diversity of the human race.

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Bricollage and Postmodernism

Bricollage and Postmodernism is a group exhibition that explores the process of collecting information and objects in order to make sense from disconnected and disjointed materials. Artists Charlie Bremer, Richard Burkett, Lena Guyot, Bill Ray, Jim Stark, Alex Symington, Martha Bremer

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Inside the Cook Room

Inside the Cook Room is an installation by Sadie Bridger, whose works are united by the theme of spiritual and physical nurture. Bridger, sees the constructed environment as a metaphorical kitchen that feeds both body and soul.

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5th Annual Members Exhibition

The Fifth Annual Members Exhibition is an exhibition featuring works from over 200 members of the art center. Artists Carol Acquilano, Joan Allen, Solange Arana, Pat Bacon, J. Catherine Bebout, J. Todd Beers, Joseph Bergel, Jappie King Black, David Boyer, Al Bremmer, D. Sarle Brown, Belinda Bryce, Ed Buscemi, Lisa

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Local Hispanic Artists’ Exhibition

The Local Hispanic Artists' Exhibition features works by four Hispanic artists working in photography, printmaking, painting, and dance.

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Alfonso Volvo: Solo Exhibition

Alfonso Volvo: Solo Exhibition features forms derived from the elements of spoken language.

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Art As Healing

Art As Healing showcases the work of artists from throughout the US as they represent the cycle of violence, trauma, and recovery through art. Multiple aspects of healing are presented, including trauma, art therapy, victimization, sexuality, abuse, recovery, and survival. Artists Linda Condon-Howe, Andrew Fisher, William Hoag, Martha Schermerhorn, Sharon

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Progress at the End of the Millenium

Progress at the End of the Millennium reflects on our cultural and societal progress through installations, two-dimensional, and sculptural works Artists Liz Boettger, Shuei Sheng Chen, Taylor Conklin, Stuart Larson, Nancy Ghertner, Donna Oefinger, Tony Treadway

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Wendy Menzie: Paintings

Wendy Menzie: Paintings is a solo show featuring works by the exhibited artist.

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Upstate Invitational

The Upstate Invitational provides under-recognized artists with an opportunity to present their work. Seven artists are represented, with mediums ranging from wood sculptures and drawings, to mixed media and photographs. Artists Chris Dobbs, Torsten Gipperich, Gina Murtaugh, Richard Prisco, Jessie Sheffrin, Allen Topolski, Marian Wijnvoord

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Historic Abstractionism

Historic Abstractionism is a solo exhibition of works by Baiyou Han (Shanghai, China), who experienced the impact of the Cultural Revolution under Mao Zedong's rule. His paintings work to capture the essence of an event without concrete details.

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Reproduction in the Age of Multiples

Reproduction in the Age of Multiples is an international exhibition featuring the works of fourteen artists who use the technique or concept of "the multiple" within their work. Mediums include traditional printmaking methods, as well as chocolate and beeswax. Artists Pat Bacon, Nancy Chalker-Tennant, Chad Latz, Iva O'Conner, Hirotsune Tashime,

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Russian Art Exhibition

The Russian Art Exhibition presents works from Novgorod, Russia in collaboration with the Art-Sloboda Gallery and the Linkages-Sister Cities Project. The exhibition includes 101 original works of art with a broad range of style and theme. Over 75 artists are represented with works in oil, tempera, watercolor, printmaking, and lacquer.

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In the Face of AIDS: IIII

In the Face of AIDS: IIII is the last in a series of exhibitions curated by David Kwasigroh that feature works by poets and artists whose personal work deals with aspects of the AIDS crisis. Artists P. Parks Andrishok, Pat Bacon, Ava Cilberti, Josph Crivy, William Feeney, Robert Flynt, Michael

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4th Annual Members Exhibition

The 4th Annual Members Exhibition features works by over 250 members of the art center.

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Works by Laneri, Marvin, and Murphy

Works by Laneri, Marun, and Murphy is an exhibition featuring works by the three exhibited artists, Hope Laneri, Robert Marvin, Dennis Murphy.

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Remembering Forgetting

Remembering Forgetting is a solo exhibition featuring the work of Sherwin Mark.

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Interior Dialouges

Interior Dialogues is an international exhibition featuring the work of 23 photo-based artists who are recent recipients of graduate degrees. The exhibition centers around the question of how academic institutions shape and/or fuel the future of art making. The presented works examine the role of higher education in the development

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Carnaval, Carnaval!

Carnaval, Carnaval! features a series of black and white photographs by Spanish photographer Charlie Mansberger.

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Vanghost in the Machine

Vanghost in the Machine: Creativity and the Personal Computer is a group exhibition of electronically derived images by New York State Artists. Artists Michael Bowllan, Sadie Bridger, Harold Coogan, Walter Colley, Spencer Crommie, Terrance Cuddy, Kevin DiMagio, Nick D'Innocenzo, Susan Feldman, Mark Fiengold, Paul Garland, Ann Carol Goldberg, Kristen Kennedy,

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A New/ Old Twist on the Turtle and Life

A New/ Old Twist on the Turtle and Life features the work of Calvin Hubbard, who uses the image of the turtle throughout his work.

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TV Sucks Out Your Brain

TV Sucks Out Your Brain is an installation exhibition by six artists who address the issue of TV violence and its influence on the minds of both children and adults. Artists Jaye Arney, Cory Cottrell, Jason Dean, Nathan Mourey, Matt Nash

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Fibrous Extremities

Fibrous Extremities features works by 14 female artists from Upstate New York exploring the versatility of fiber as a medium. The exhibited fiber methods include handmade paper, batik, printed and painted fabrics, quilted works, basketry, and weaving. Artists Susan J Blumendale, Kristine T. Bouyoucos, Joanne Segal Brandford, Rhonda Cunha, Judith

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Fade to Black

Fade to Black features fiber works, sculptures, drawings, and prints by Jappie King Black.

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Figure

Figure features a diverse grouping of artworks that explore and present the human form and the concept of humanity. Artists Ted Aub, Alicia Bailey, Robert Flynt, Sari Gaby, Kioshi Ike, Rosa Labove, Rosaleen Marion, Bruce MacWhorter, Anne Arden McDonald, Michael Moretti, David Richardson, Robin Tressler

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AIDS: An Acquired Awareness

AIDS: An Acquired Awareness is an exhibition of works advocating for increased awareness of the risks and challenges of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS). Curated by David Kwasigroh, David Pruden, Pamela Susan Hawkins, and Ken Weimar.

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3rd Annual Members Exhibition

The 3rd Annual Members Exhibition features works by members of the art center in a variety of mediums, including painting, sculpture, video, installation, and performance art. The exhibition marks the 15th anniversary of the art center.

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Upstate Invitational

The Upstate Invitation is an annual exhibition that works to promote emerging cultural forces in the community and to bring attention to under-recognized artists in the area. The selected artists work in a variety of mediums including video and electronic imaging, sculpture, and mixed media. Artists Sigrid Erica Casey, Bob

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The Airport Artists’ Exhibit

The Airport Artists' Exhibit presents the work of six artists whose work will be featured in the newly renovated Greater Rochester International Airport. Artists Wendell Castle, Nancy Jurs, Ruth Manning, Richard Margolis, Peter McGrain, Bill Stewart

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Mythical Details

Mythical Details presents works by Peter McGrain, Debra Stewart, Brian Manning, and Bruce Klauck, who all explore realistically rendered elements re-composed into dream-world surrealist images.

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Tree

Tree is a group exhibition celebrating the significant role of trees and forests in the community and around the world, both as a physical resource and a spiritual icon. Artists Joan Lyons, Smith Dudley, Tom Lightfoot, Vincent Massaro, Mike "Cousin" Kelly, Terry Slade, Dan Rice, Pat Bishop, Sue Blumendale, Elizabeth

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The Arena Group: Forty Years of Modern Art in Rochester

The Arena Group: Forty Years of Modern Art in Rochester is a retrospective celebrating the 40th Anniversary of the Arena Group, the first group in Rochester to promote the work of emerging contemporary artists in the 1950s.

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Krysia Mnick and Joel T. Pickard

An exhibition featuring the work of Krysia Mnick and Joel T. Pickard. Mnick presents Angels and Others, shamelessly romantic pastels in progress, while Pickard shows Paintings of Sculptures I'll Never Make, preliminary sketches for his postcards series.

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