Event Archive


History in the Making IV - National Juried Ceramics Exhibition


Dates: Friday September 18th, 2009 5:03 p.m. - Saturday October 24th, 2009 3 p.m.

Works by ceramic artists from around the country - juried by esteemed ceramicist Ron Meyers, Professor Emeritus at University of Georgia. Gallery hours Mon-Fri 11am-5pm, Sat NOON - 4pm, Sun ... read more

Personal Documentary


Dates: Friday September 18th, 2009 6 p.m. - Sunday November 8th, 2009 3 p.m.

Works by Natalie Best, Kris Dreessen, Goldee Hecht-Meyer, Mark Ovaska, Michael Parks, Tara Smelt Gallery hours Mon 9am-9:30pm, Tues-Thurs 9am - 6:30pm, Fri CLOSED, Sat 10am-5:30pm, Sun 11am- 3:30pm read more

Letterpress Calendar


Dates: Wednesday November 4th, 2009 11 p.m. - Friday January 29th, 2010 11 p.m.

Order our "Friends of Book Arts" letterpress calendar. Lovingly handmade by over a dozen of our dearest friends, this calendar showcases the craft of letterpress in all of its many ... read more

Firehouse Gallery Silent Auction


Dates: Friday November 6th, 2009 7:03 a.m. - Saturday November 7th, 2009 6 p.m.

Preview pieces from local, regional and national ceramic artists in our silent auction Friday, November 6. Auction to close on Saturday, Nov 7 in conjunction with the 6th Annual Great ... read more

5th (OOPS - 6th!) Annual Great Bowls of Fire Chili Cookoff


Date: Saturday November 7th, 3 p.m. - 6 p.m.

Sample 11 different meat, vegetarian and vegan chilis cooked by some local favorite restaurants, soft drinks, beer from Rohrbach Brewing Company and Custom BrewCrafters. Also select a handmade bowl from ... read more

RESULTS - Great Bowls of Fire Chili Cookoff


Dates: Sunday November 8th, 2009 11 p.m. - Sunday November 15th, 2009 11 p.m.

NOTE: THIS EVENT WAS ALREADY HELD ON NOVEMBER 7. Thank you to participating restaurants: 1. Tap & Mallet 2. O'Callaghan's - VOTED BEST OVERALL! 3. Natural Oasis 4. Sticky Lips ... read more

Holiday Sale


Dates: Friday November 13th, 2009 5:03 p.m. - Thursday December 31st, 2009 3 p.m.

Find the perfect gift! Loads of great ceramic items including mugs, bowls, platters, vases and more. Also selling handmade letterpress calendars, paintings, ornaments, photography and crocheted items. Support local artists! ... read more

Life Without Details - Pictorialism Revisited


Dates: Friday November 13th, 2009 6 p.m. - Sunday February 28th, 2010 3 p.m.

Work by Community Darkroom monitors. Gallery hours Mon 9am-9:30pm, Tues-Thurs 9am - 6:30pm, Fri CLOSED, Sat 10am-5:30pm, Sun 11am- 3:30pm (Note: Gallery will be closed Dec 25-Jan 3) read more

Valentines Day Card Challenge and Exhibit


Dates: Wednesday January 20th, 2010 1 p.m. - Sunday February 28th, 2010 10 a.m.

Submit your most outrageous, creative, romantic valentine's day card for our upcoming exhibit. Many mediums accepted and we mean every artist out there: painting, photography, letter press, wood, glass, clay ... read more

Fantastic Seconds Ceramic Sale


Dates: Tuesday February 2nd, 2010 10 a.m. - Saturday February 13th, 2010 3 p.m.

Offered for only 2 weeks. Beautiful work at bargain prices. Items that "didn't turn out the way I wanted" from local artists. Hours Mon-Fri 11am-5pm, Sat Noon-4pm, Closed Sun. read more

The Walking Hour - Ceramics by Sean O'Connell


Dates: Friday March 5th, 2010 5 p.m. - Saturday March 27th, 2010 3 p.m.

See the fabulous functional ceramic wares created by our studio manager, Sean O'Connell. Sean's work exemplifies historical decorative arts with an emphasis on surface decoration. Hours Mon-Fri 11am-5pm, Sat Noon-4pm, ... read more

Dance of Stillness, Photographs by Monika Ueffinger


Dates: Friday March 5th, 2010 6 p.m. - Sunday May 2nd, 2010 2:03 p.m.

Enjoy the details of the natural world as only Monika can capture it through the lens. She is a master of focusing on the small to connect with the audience ... read more

Photographer's Path 13


Dates: Sunday March 21st, 2010 2 p.m. - Friday April 30th, 2010 4 p.m.

Come to the Center at High Falls Fine Art Gallery and see work from local photographers including adults and youth from our programs at the Genesee Center for the Arts ... read more

Beauty in a Flash


Dates: Friday March 26th, 2010 5:03 p.m. - Monday May 3rd, 2010 4 p.m.

Our youth arts education program students from Studio 789 share the results of their year long journey through photography. These amazing young artists in grades 7 through 9 at Wilson ... read more

College Clay Collective


Dates: Friday April 9th, 2010 4 p.m. - Friday May 21st, 2010 4 p.m.

Current college students from across the country have submitted images for this show, our 3rd annual so that our juror, Bonnie Seaman, Senior Lecturer Dept of Art and Art History, ... read more

Works by Roycroft Master Artisan Laura Wilder


Dates: Friday April 9th, 2010 6 p.m. - Friday April 30th, 2010 4 p.m.

Come enjoy the works of this talented local artist and get a chance to speak with her about her latest methods and process on the opening night of this exhibit, ... read more

Proceed and Be Bold


Date: Monday April 19th, 6 p.m. - 7:03 p.m.

This stunningly photographed and craftily edited documentary covers the life and works of Amos Paul Kennedy Jr, an African American letterpress poster designer-and MUCH MORE! NOTE: The man himself, Amos ... read more

An Evening With The Arts-Auction and Carnival Benefit for the Genesee Center


Date: Saturday April 24th, 5 p.m. - 8 p.m.

Back again and sure to be better than ever! Our annual auction is spiced up with some carnival fun including live entertainment, music, food and great items for bidding. Art ... read more

The Banyan Deer - Book Signing and Reading


Date: Friday May 7th, 5:03 p.m. - 8 p.m.

Book Signing for newest release by Rafe Martin and illustrated by Richard Wehrman. This beautiful hardcover gift book is a moving story of compassion. The Banyan Deer highlights courage, triumph, ... read more

Sense of Place


Dates: Friday May 7th, 2010 6 p.m. - Thursday July 29th, 2010 2:03 p.m.

Photographs by: Bruno Chalifour, Robin Dettman, Debbie Piotrowski, Mark J. Watts. Opening reception - Friday, May 7, 7 - 9 pm. More info call (585)271-5920 Gallery Hours-Mon: 9a - 9:30 ... read more

Verdant Visions


Dates: Friday June 4th, 2010 5 p.m. - Friday June 25th, 2010 4 p.m.

Lori Mills, Associate Professor of Art, SUNY Brockport, brings her latest creations to our gallery to share with the public. read more

Maker(s) Mark(s)


Dates: Friday July 2nd, 2010 5 p.m. - Saturday July 24th, 2010 3 p.m.

This exhibition brings together two very different ceramic artists, a sculptor and a vessel maker, who find common ground through the language of mark making. Brooke Millecchia and Joe Fastaia read more

Cause and Effect


Date: Friday July 30th, 7 p.m. - 9 p.m.

What do you know about your history? Letterpress printer and book artist Jessica Peterson will pose this question as she brings her creation to the GCAE for a discussion and ... read more

Geo Cycle: Artists in Residence Exhibit


Dates: Friday August 6th, 2010 5 p.m. - Friday August 27th, 2010 4 p.m.

The culmination of a year of work by our artists in residence Ezra Sage and Samantha Stumpf. read more

History in the Making


Dates: Friday September 17th, 2010 5 p.m. - Saturday October 23rd, 2010 11 a.m.

The History in the Making exhibit showcases contemporary ceramic work from all across the country. Juried by Peter Beasecker from Syracuse University, this show attracts the top ceramicists in the ... read more