Event Archive


Wall-to-Wall: 2020 Members Exhibition


Dates: Friday March 13th, 2020 6 p.m. - Friday April 10th, 2020 5 p.m.

The Flower City Arts Center is excited to showcase the artwork of our talented members in our annual member exhibition Wall-to-Wall. Help us celebrate our talented community of makers! NEW: The ... read more

Studio 678 Photo Club Final Ceremony


Date: Friday March 27th, 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

CANCELLATION: We will be canceling BOTH Photo Club Studio 678 and 789 final ceremonies at City Hall on March 27 and James Monroe High School March 28. We are still ... read more

Studio 789 Photo Club Final Ceremony


Date: Saturday March 28th, 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.

CANCELLATION: We will be canceling BOTH Photo Club Studio 678 and 789 final ceremonies at City Hall on March 27 and James Monroe High School March 28. We are still ... read more

Artist Talk with Linda VanArtsdalen


Date: Sunday May 17th, 1 p.m. - 2 p.m.

Linda is an artist who has been exploring fiber arts for over 30 years. She combines fibers, felting, quilting, embroidery and photography and print making techniques in her artwork. Her ... read more

Saturday Afternoon Artist Talk with Jonathan Merritt


Date: Saturday May 23rd, 1 p.m. - 2 p.m.

Join us on Saturday, May 23rd for an artist talk with Jonathan Merritt. Jon received a Bachelor of Fine Arts from Alfred University in 2013 and is currently working on ... read more

Sunday Afternoon Artist Talk with Jennifer Pereña


Date: Sunday May 31st, 1 p.m. - 2 p.m.

Join us on Sunday, May 31st for an artist talk with Jennifer Pereña. Jen is a former Artist in Residence whose main focus over the last few years has been ... read more

Sunday Afternoon Artist Talk with Josi Etter


Date: Sunday June 7th, 1 p.m. - 2 p.m.

Coming up on Sunday, June 7th we will have visual artist, German citizen, and explorer, Josi Etter. Josi combines painting and photography to create visual stories. She studied photography and ... read more

Sunday Afternoon Artist Talk with Karlene Kantner


Date: Sunday June 14th, 1 p.m. - 2 p.m.

On Sunday, June14th we will welcome Karlene Kantner. Karlene is a ceramic artist and educator from Montana. Her work celebrates the learning process inherent in the relationship of the self ... read more

Sunday Afternoon Artist Talk with Michael Latragna


Date: Sunday June 21st, 1 p.m. - 2 p.m.

On Sunday, June 21st we will have Michael Latragna. Michael is a young artist who creates work with various hands-on mediums and processes such as focus stacking, lumen printing, and ... read more

Sunday Afternoon Artist Talk with Stephen Malloy Desormeaux


Date: Sunday June 28th, 1 p.m. - 2 p.m.

On Sunday, June 28 we are pleased to welcome Stephen Malloy Desormeaux (Steve MD). Steve's interest in photography began 12 years ago while taking pictures at Rochester's parks and beaches. ... read more

Connected


Dates: Saturday September 12th, 2020 11 a.m. - Wednesday September 30th, 2020 5 p.m.

"Connected" is an exhibition by Artist-in-Residence Fernando Muller. The exhibition features photographic portraiture, and many large scale works. Muller's work is centered around human experiences and human connection. He chooses ... read more

Momento Gaudium: Signa Vitae


Date: Saturday September 12th, 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.

"Momento Gaudium: Signa Vitae" is an exhibition by Artists-in-Residence Zara Davis & Karlene Kantner. The exhibition features individual works from each artist as well as selected paired pieces in presentation ... read more

Connected - Reception


Date: Saturday September 12th, 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.

"Connected" is an exhibition by Artist-in-Residence Fernando Muller. The exhibition features photographic portraiture, and many large scale works. Muller's work is centered around human experiences and human connection. He chooses ... read more

Momento Gaudium: Signa Vitae - Reception


Date: Saturday September 12th, 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.

"Momento Gaudium: Signa Vitae" is an exhibition by Artists-in-Residence Zara Davis & Karlene Kantner. The exhibition features individual works from each artist as well as selected paired pieces in presentation ... read more

Flower City Pottery Invitational: ANNOUNCEMENT


Dates: Thursday October 15th, 2020 6 p.m. - Sunday October 18th, 2020 4 p.m.

The 2020 Flower City Pottery Invitational (FCPI) was cancelled due to the pandemic, but we view this hiatus as an opportunity to reflect on the event’s history and areas for ... read more

Photo Garage Sale


Dates: Monday November 16th, 2020 10 a.m. - Wednesday November 25th, 2020 5 p.m.

Come check out our photography garage sale starting Monday. We have so many items for anyone from the budding photographer to the seasoned shooter. Looking for a good deal on ... read more

Heart-to-Art: Teaching Artist Virtual Showcase - Reception


Date: Thursday February 18th, 6 p.m. - 8 p.m.

You're invited to a round-robin style teaching artist meet-and-greet Zoom Happy Hour on Thursday, February 18 from 6-8pm. The meet-and-greet portion will be completely informal, with each teaching artist starting ... read more

Heart-to-Art: Teaching Artist Virtual Showcase


Dates: Thursday February 18th, 2021 6 p.m. - Friday April 2nd, 2021 11:59 p.m.

Join us for an array of activities planned to celebrate our Teaching Artists here at Flower City Arts Center. In our online virtual Gallery, we are showcasing pieces from each ... read more

Photogravure


Dates: Friday April 2nd, 2021 noon - Saturday May 1st, 2021 5:30 p.m.

"Photogravure" at Flower City Art Center is an exhibit featuring art work by the participants of Pat Bacon’s workshops. Photogravure is a photo-mechanical intaglio printmaking process. This process expands the ... read more

Photogravure


Dates: Friday April 2nd, 2021 noon - Saturday May 1st, 2021 5:30 p.m.

"Photogravure" at Flower City Art Center is an exhibit featuring art work by the participants of Pat Bacon’s workshops. Photogravure is a photo-mechanical intaglio printmaking process. This process expands the ... read more

Photogravure - Reception


Date: Friday April 2nd, 4 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

NEW! We will have an opening day Facebook Live showing for anyone who cannot attend at 4pm EST on Friday, April 2. Please be sure to follow us on Facebook ... read more

Photo Garage Sale


Dates: Friday June 4th, 2021 10 a.m. - Sunday June 6th, 2021 4 p.m.

Come check out our photography garage sale the first weekend in June. We have so many items for anyone from the budding photographer to the seasoned shooter. Looking for a ... read more

Cyanotype - Reception


Date: Friday June 4th, 4 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

FYI! We will have an opening day Facebook Live showing for anyone who cannot attend at 4pm EST on Friday, June 4. Please be sure to follow us on Facebook ... read more

Seconds from the Flame


Dates: Saturday June 5th, 2021 10 a.m. - Sunday June 6th, 2021 4 p.m.

Opening Sale: Saturday, June 5, 10am-4pm Last runs, prototypes, glaze imperfections - there are treasures to be had at special low prices at our seconds sale. The funds raised go ... read more

PABA Print & Garage Sale


Dates: Saturday June 5th, 2021 10 a.m. - Sunday June 6th, 2021 4 p.m.

Our Printmaking & Book Arts Department is holding a sale - find prints and other printmaking goodies at a discounted price. Perfect for art collectors and art makers. You'll be ... read more