Event Archive

History in the Making - National Juried Ceramics Exhibition

Dates: Friday September 28th, 2007 5 p.m. - Saturday October 27th, 2007 4 p.m.

The Gallery at Genesee Pottery will hold a juried exhibition featuring original works in traditional and contemporary pottery that incorporate historically-based design elements, themes, materials or applications in the creation ... read more

30 Years of Eye Work

Dates: Friday September 28th, 2007 5:03 p.m. - Saturday January 5th, 2008 5 p.m.

Celebrating the 30th anniversary of Community Darkroom, former students, instructors and staff will exhibit their work through December. read more

4th Annual Great Bowls of Fire Chili Cookoff

Date: Saturday October 27th, 1 p.m. - 5 p.m.

Join us for the fun and festivities for the 4th Annual Great Bowls of Fire Chili Cookoff. Taste your favorites as local restaurants compete for your vote of the best ... read more

Holiday Studio Potter's Sale

Dates: Friday November 16th, 2007 5 p.m. - Friday January 18th, 2008 4 p.m.

Instructors, studio potters and members of the Genesee Pottery put on a grand showcase of their work for sale this holiday season. Come select your favorite for that special person ... read more

Potter's Potluck - Tour of Chinese Potteries

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

Join others from Genesee Pottery for good friends, fun and discussion of various pottery ideas. Next session features Gayle Erwin showing slides of her recent trip to search out the ... read more

Make your own Greeting Cards

Date: Saturday December 8th, 9 a.m. - noon

Whatever holiday or event you are celebrating, come in and create your own greeting card at this Saturday workshop. A single design will be created by each participant using our ... read more

Potter's Potluck - Sketchbooks

Date: Friday January 11th, 5:03 p.m. - 7:03 p.m.

Join others from Genesee Pottery for good friends, fun and discussion of various pottery ideas. January 11 will be a discussion and sharing of our artist sketchbooks. Bring a dish ... read more

Meet the Photographer

Dates: Friday January 18th, 2008 6 p.m. - Sunday March 30th, 2008 2:03 p.m.

Photographers Walter Colley, Andrew Davidhazy, Richard Margolis, Patricia Wilder and Will Yurman, all featured in our "Meet the Photographer" lecture series, exhibit their work in our gallery. You may register ... read more

Sale at Genesee Pottery

Dates: Friday February 1st, 2008 10 a.m. - Saturday February 23rd, 2008 4 p.m.

Come and gather up some great bargains as we again hold our "Seconds" sale at Genesee Pottery. The term "seconds" can be a bit misleading as many of these items ... read more

Valentines and Vandercooks

Date: Saturday February 9th, 9 a.m. - noon

Sign up for this workshop and make some unique cards for those special sweethearts in your life! Design and print a Valentine's Day card using letterpress techniques on one of ... read more

Evolution and Division - Ceramic work by Tim See

Dates: Friday March 7th, 2008 5:03 p.m. - Friday March 28th, 2008 4 p.m.

Syracuse pottery Tim See creates beautiful, fluid designs using his handmade deer-tail brushes. Come meet the artist at the opening, March 7 6:30-9:30 pm. Show runs through March 28. read more

Teapot Workshop and Kiln Fundraiser

Dates: Tuesday April 1st, 2008 11 a.m. - Saturday April 5th, 2008 4 p.m.

Chea Peng demonstrates the art and skill required to create teapot forms. Chea will demonstrate from noon to 2 with critique and practice from 2 til 5. Participation fee $25. ... read more

College Clay Collective 2008

Dates: Friday April 4th, 2008 5 p.m. - Friday April 25th, 2008 4 p.m.

Ceramic work from emerging college artists. Come and enjoy the creativity and exuberance that these students are willing to share with the community! Juror Richard Aerni has selected some outstanding ... read more

Electric Florets

Dates: Friday April 4th, 2008 5:03 p.m. - Sunday May 18th, 2008 4 p.m.

Geri McCormick presents a series of floral mandalas in oil pastels. Come learn more about this geometric pattern that represents the cosmos from a human perspective. read more

Potter's Potluck - Carol Townsend

Date: Friday April 4th, 5:03 p.m. - 7:03 p.m.

Join others from Genesee Pottery for good friends, fun and discussion of various pottery ideas. April 4 will feature Carol Townsend from Buffalo State. Bring a dish to share and ... read more

Photo Garage Sale

Date: Saturday April 26th, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Come check out this large collection of photographic equipment and supplies. Always a crowd - get here early in the day for best selection. Photo books, photo paper and film, ... read more

Pottery Olympics

Date: Saturday April 26th, 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Come join in the fun as we throw pots at the Genesee Pottery. This free event will support us and be a great time for all. Details to be coming ... read more

Mata Ortiz Pottery

Dates: Friday May 2nd, 2008 5:03 p.m. - Saturday May 24th, 2008 3 p.m.

Come enjoy the work of these potters from Mexico (see examples ) with Photography of Mexico by Joseph Sorrentino. The opening of our 2006 event drew over 150 people - ... read more

Sing Out

Dates: Friday May 2nd, 2008 7 p.m. - Saturday May 3rd, 2008 9 p.m.

This Musical review is being presented on Friday and Saturday evening, May 2 and 3, to benefit the programs of the Genesee Center for the Arts & Education. More than ... read more

Born to Look

Dates: Tuesday May 13th, 2008 11 p.m. - Monday June 30th, 2008 5:03 p.m.

Special selected photographic enticements from our own Marianne Pojman, Karlie Lanni and Sharon Turner. read more

An Evening with the Arts - 7th Annual Dinner Auction

Date: Friday May 30th, 5 p.m. - 8:03 p.m.

Don't miss our annual dinner auction. Tickets only $50. Call 244-1730 to get yours now. Join our auction chair, Terese Taylor of WARM 101.3, our board, our staff and your ... read more


Dates: Friday June 6th, 2008 5:03 p.m. - Friday June 27th, 2008 3 p.m.

Come see more of the work by our own studio manager, Chea Peng. Chea will share his latest with us and talk about the current themes that are motivating his ... read more

Holga's World

Dates: Monday July 7th, 2008 8 a.m. - Sunday September 7th, 2008 5:03 p.m.

Some people call it the fantastic plastic camera - we call the work produced from this marvel plain fantastic. Pat Cain shares his expert output with us. Come and enjoy ... read more


Dates: Monday July 7th, 2008 10 a.m. - Saturday July 26th, 2008 3 p.m.

Work from our artist in residence, Bethany Krull. Handbuilt forms representing natural elements. read more

3rd Rochester Memorial Art Gallery Biennial

Dates: Sunday July 13th, 2008 11 a.m. - Sunday September 14th, 2008 4 p.m.

This exhibit features work by Sue Leopard, a practicing artist who creates portions of her work in the Printing & Book Arts Center at the Genesee Center for the Arts ... read more