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Join us on Saturday, July 27 from 1 - 4pm to express your unique artistry and celebrate our 2SLGBTQIA Community! Make and take your own Risograph posters & pins, sculpted accessories, and Polaroid portraits.


"Fleeting" showcases works by 2023-2024 Printmaking & Book Arts artists-in-residence Michaela Chan, Cronan Saint Ronan Kobylak, and Gwyneth Zeleny Anderson.

The show will be displayed in our Sunken Room Gallery until July 26.


adult courses


kids courses

Darkroom: Black and White Printing

This 2-day workshop is for anyone interested in learning how to make black and white prints in the darkroom or for those looking for a ...

Advanced DSLR Photography

Take your DSLR photography skills to the next level and improve your images by refining your workflow from capture to print. Learn to process your ...

Wednesday Workshop: Suminagashi

In this three-hour workshop, students of all skill levels can explore the ancient art of Japanese paper marbling. Students will walk away with 10+ sheets ...

Stay Retro

If you love photographing with film, want to get back into the darkroom or you took our Go Retro class and need more time to ...

Small Town Street Photography

Street Photography is a longstanding genre in the photographic world that blends art and journalism to document humanity as we go about our daily lives. ...

& Events

Positive Exposures: Faces of Change in Niagara Falls

Aug 02nd - Jul 31st

The “wet plate collodion” photographic process is one of the earliest types of photography. Invented in the mid-1800s, this process ...

They Who Swallow A Fly Reception

August 02nd, 6 p.m.

There once was a someone who swallowed a fly, Why oh why’d they swallow the fly? (I guess she’ll die) They Who Swallow A Fly is a collection of cyanotype ...

Good Intentions and Prayers for Peace: Sun Printing

August 03rd, noon

We will be creating cyanotype images on fabric using flowers, leaves, and natural materials with artist and former Flower City Arts Center Artist in Residence, Htet T. San, as a ...

This is a safe space.
A safe space is a space where the LGBTQI+ community can freely express themselves without fear. It is a space that does not tolerate violence, bullying, or hate speech towards the LGBTQI+ community.

Flower City Arts Center is supported by funding from the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Kathy Hochul and the New York State Legislature.