Witness: Leo Dodd & Paul Dodd

October 6 – November 12, 2017

Opening Reception: October 6, 6-9pm
Progressive Artist Talk: October 7, 12-1:30pm

Free admission for RIT students and VSW members
for the run of the exhibition


  RoCo presents Witness, featuring works by Paul Dodd and the late Leo Dodd. The exhibition contrasts their shared impulse to document and catalog different aspects of Rochester, NY.

The New Biennial
The New Rochester Biennial is dedicated to expanding the dialogue surrounding contemporary art and supporting collaboration between Rochesterís mid- sized venues. The Biennial will continue to bring artists and arts organizations together and instigate new curatorial models. For 2017, Rochester Contemporary Art Center, Visual Studies Workshop and Gallery r have each curated exhibitions that investigate collaboration, influence and partnership.

Place Making Processional
Curated experiences linking the three venues during the opening receptions.

Gallery r to VSW, departs Gallery r at 6:45 pm
VSW to RoCo, departs VSW at 8 pm
Visual Studies Workshop
October 6 - November 18
Progressive Artist Talk: October 7, 2 -3:30pm
VSW introduces Implement, the latest participatory art project initiated by Bridget Elmer and Emily Larned, co-founders of ILSSA, Impractical Labor in Service of the Speculative Arts.

Gallery r
October 6 - October 28
Progressive Artist Talk: October 7, 4-5:30pm
Gallery r presents an exhibition of RIT Alums Bethany Krull and Jesse Walp, two artists whose work spins natural and artificial environments through the use of ceramics, wood, and installation.

Supported by:

Exhibitions at RoCo are funded in part by:
The New York State Council on the Arts
The Farash Foundation
The Rochester Area Community Foundation
The Gouvernet Arts Fund
The Foster Charitable Trust
The John & Barbara Lovenheim Charitable Trust
The Samloff Family Fund
Louis S. and Molly B. Wolk Foundation
...and Members like you. Thank you!