Event Archive


Photography Artist-In-Residence Workshare


Dates: Friday August 4th, 2023 6 p.m. - Saturday September 30th, 2023 5 p.m.

Join us on September 1 from 6 - 9pm for a First Friday Reception of "Photography Artist-In-Residence Workshare." This exhibition provides a preview look at the current work produced by ... read more

The Fiber of Being: New Work by Hope Taylor


Dates: Friday August 4th, 2023 6 p.m. - Friday August 25th, 2023 5 p.m.

"The Fiber of Being" is a multimedia exhibition featuring Hope Taylor's new work in fabric, paper, and ink. This work presents meditations on the connection of the body and spirit ... read more

The Fiber of Being: New Work by Hope Taylor - Reception


Date: Friday August 4th, 6 p.m. - 9 p.m.

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First Friday Book Sale & Signing with Author Robin L. Flanigan


Date: Friday September 1st, 6 p.m. - 9 p.m.

Join us on First Friday, September 1 from 6 - 9pm in welcoming Robin L. Flanigan for a book sale and signing of her recently released book, "100 Things To ... read more

Aggregations: Ceramic Sculpture by Stephanie E. Hanes


Dates: Friday September 1st, 2023 6 p.m. - Saturday September 30th, 2023 5 p.m.

Join us on First Friday, September 1 from 6 - 9pm for the Opening Reception of "Aggregations." This exhibition showcases ceramic sculpture by artist Stephanie E. Hanes. Our galleries are ... read more

Photography Artist-In-Residence Workshare - Reception


Date: Friday September 1st, 6 p.m. - 9 p.m.

Join us on September 1 from 6 - 9pm for a First Friday Reception of "Photography Artist-In-Residence Workshare." This exhibition provides a preview look at the current work produced by ... read more

Hustle & Whimsy: A Tale of Two - Reception


Date: Friday September 1st, 6 p.m. - 9 p.m.

Join us on First Friday, September 1 from 6 - 9pm for the opening reception of "Hustle & Whimsy: A Tale of Two." This exhibition features work by Printmaking & ... read more

Aggregations: Ceramic Sculpture by Stephanie E. Hanes - Reception


Date: Friday September 1st, 6 p.m. - 9 p.m.

Join us on First Friday, September 1 from 6 - 9pm for the Opening Reception of "Aggregations." This exhibition showcases ceramic sculpture by artist Stephanie E. Hanes Our galleries are ... read more

Hustle & Whimsy: A Tale of Two


Dates: Friday September 1st, 2023 6 p.m. - Friday September 29th, 2023 5 p.m.

Join us on First Friday, September 1 from 6 - 9pm for the opening reception of "Hustle & Whimsy: A Tale of Two." This exhibition features work by Printmaking & ... read more

A Taste of the Arts: Expanding the Field Open House


Date: Friday September 15th, 4 p.m. - 6 p.m.

Join us next Friday, September 15, from 4 - 6pm for a Taste of the Arts Open House at Flower City Arts Center for our Expanding the Field after-school program ... read more

Exploring Ceramics with Dr. Sharif Bay - Artist Demo & Talk


Date: Saturday September 16th, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Join us in welcoming Dr. Sharif Bey, Ceramics Professor at Syracuse University’s School of Art, to the Flower City Arts Center’s Ceramic Studio! Dr. Bey will give a wheel demonstration, ... read more

Alternate Paths 2023


Dates: Friday October 6th, 2023 6 p.m. - Saturday October 28th, 2023 5 p.m.

Join us on First Friday, October 6, from 6 - 9pm for the opening reception of "Alternate Paths 2023". This exhibition features 13 artists working in alternative processes, including anthotype, ... read more

Alternate Paths 2023 - Reception


Date: Friday October 6th, 6 p.m. - 9 p.m.

Join us on First Friday, October 6, from 6 - 9pm for the opening reception of "Alternate Paths 2023". This exhibition features 13 artists working in alternative processes, including anthotype, ... read more

Flower City Pottery Invitational Opening Night Reception


Date: Friday October 13th, 6 p.m. - 9 p.m.

This is a unique opportunity for collectors, clay enthusiasts, and anyone who appreciates finely-crafted, handmade work to meet and talk with masters of the field and see a large body ... read more

Flower City Pottery Invitational 2023


Dates: Friday October 13th, 2023 6 p.m. - Sunday October 15th, 2023 4 p.m.

Flower City Arts Center is proud to welcome, for the seventh year, 20 premier ceramic artists from across the country to celebrate the best in contemporary clay. The event includes: ... read more

Cascades of Time: Evolution of New York State Waterfalls - Reception


Date: Friday November 3rd, 6 p.m. - 9 p.m.

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The Fire Within: FCAC Staff Showcase


Dates: Friday November 3rd, 2023 6 p.m. - Monday November 27th, 2023 5 p.m.

Join us for First Friday, November 3, from 6 - 9pm for the opening reception of "The Fire Within." View artwork created by our staff here at Flower City Arts ... read more

The Fire Within: FCAC Staff Showcase - Reception


Date: Friday November 3rd, 6 p.m. - 9 p.m.

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Cascades of Time: Evolution of New York State Waterfalls


Dates: Friday November 3rd, 2023 6 p.m. - Monday November 27th, 2023 5 p.m.

Join us on First Friday, November 3, from 6 - 9pm for the opening reception of "Cascades of Time: Evolution of New York State Waterfalls". This exhibition features archival images ... read more

Blooming Love: New Work by Alejandra Yuja Vaquiz - Reception


Date: Friday November 3rd, 6 p.m. - 9 p.m.

"Blooming Love" explores love, growth, and transformation through the eyes of Alejandra Yuja Vaquiz, Printmaking & Book Arts Artist-in-Residence. Join us for the opening reception on First Friday, November 3, ... read more

Blooming Love: New Work by Alejandra Yuja Vaquiz


Dates: Friday November 3rd, 2023 6 p.m. - Wednesday November 22nd, 2023 5 p.m.

"Blooming Love" explores love, growth, and transformation through the eyes of Alejandra Yuja Vaquiz, Printmaking & Book Arts Artist-in-Residence. Join us for the opening reception on First Friday, November 3, ... read more

Photo Garage Sale


Dates: Friday November 10th, 2023 3 p.m. - Sunday November 12th, 2023 4 p.m.

Join us for another awesome Photo Garage Sale! Stop by our Sunken Gallery for cameras, film, paper, lenses, filters, accessories, tripods, books, bags, picture frames, mat boards, enlargers, developing tools, ... read more

Paper Fair


Dates: Friday November 10th, 2023 4 p.m. - Saturday November 11th, 2023 5 p.m.

Stop by the Book Arts Studio to shop from a variety of artists at our Pop-Up Paper Fair! Browse handmade paper, stationery, marbled paper, Magnani, Hahnemuhle, and more! Find paper ... read more

2024 Friends of the Press Calendar


Dates: Monday November 20th, 2023 10 a.m. - Wednesday January 31st, 2024 5 p.m.

Our 2024 “Friends of the Press” calendar is now for sale! This calendar is a collaboration of over a dozen artists & friends of the Printmaking & Book Arts department ... read more

Power to the Flower Appeal


Dates: Friday December 1st, 2023 9 a.m. - Wednesday January 31st, 2024 11 p.m.

Flower City Arts Center, which has offered “Arts for All” for 53 years, is full of caring individuals who lift up and educate through the arts for people of all ... read more