Event Archive

Meet the Photographer

Dates: Friday January 16th, 2009 6 p.m. - Saturday February 28th, 2009 2:03 p.m.

Works by five area photographers who are guest lecturers in our Meet the Photographer lecture series. Tim Toal, Chris Kogut, Doug McFarland, Christine Sevilla, Brian Arnold. read more

Expressive Figurative Works w/Emphasis on Surface Decoration

Date: Saturday January 31st, 8 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Workshop with Lisa Marie Barber, guest artist from Wisconsin for month of January in Firehouse Gallery. Come learn about her muse, method and materials. $60 per person. Space is limited. ... read more

Seconds Sale

Dates: Friday February 6th, 2009 10 a.m. - Saturday February 28th, 2009 3 p.m.

Find bargains during the eagerly-awaited annual seconds sale, where the forgotten platter, the left-behind mug, or the slight glaze imperfection can give you a gorgeous piece of work for pennies ... read more

Local Crime Faces by Paul Dodd

Dates: Friday February 6th, 2009 6 p.m. - Wednesday March 4th, 2009 4 p.m.

See this show featuring recent paintings by Paul Dodd with opening night entertainment by DJ Sam Patch. read more

Make a Handmade Paper Valentine [free]

Date: Saturday February 14th, 8 a.m. - 11 a.m.

Stop into Printing and Book Arts Saturday, February 14th, to make a handmade Valentine's Day card. In less than an hour, you can create one unique and very special note ... read more

Works by Alice Drew and Jillian Sokso

Dates: Friday March 6th, 2009 5:03 p.m. - Friday March 27th, 2009 4 p.m.

Lyrical prints by Jillian Sokso and beautiful, delicately-patterned functional hand built ceramics by Alice Drew. Hours daily 11-5, Saturday 12-4 and closed Sundays. See more at: Tete-a-Tete. read more

Book Arts Guild meeting

Date: Tuesday March 10th, 6 p.m. - 8 p.m.

This meeting is intended to discuss the purpose and vision of a Book Arts Guild. Please come and bring your friends and colleagues who may be interested to get in ... read more

12th Annual Photographers Path

Date: Sunday March 22nd, 2 p.m. - 5 p.m.

All are welcome to attend! This is a regional photography exhibition featuring photographs by over 100 area artists of all ages including the 11 senior members of Studio 789. See ... read more

Studio 789 Awards Ceremony and Exhibition Reception

Date: Friday April 3rd, 5:03 p.m. - 7:03 p.m.

All are welcome to attend! All Photo Club members will showcase their work in a multimedia slide show. Special guests (Norma Holland from Channel 13 and others) will present awards ... read more

College Clay Collective 2009

Dates: Friday April 3rd, 2009 5:03 p.m. - Friday April 24th, 2009 4 p.m.

Emerging artists currently enrolled in college programs throughout the country will be exhibiting their work. Juror Susan O'Brien, MFA from Louisiana State University and currently an instructor at University of ... read more

Self - an exhibit of photographs

Dates: Friday April 10th, 2009 6 p.m. - Sunday May 17th, 2009 2:03 p.m.

Photographs by Mark Carpenter, Monika Ueffinger, Jeno Horvath, Gilbert Maker and Pavel Romaniko. read more

Book Arts Guild Meeting

Dates: Tuesday April 14th, 2009 6 p.m. - Monday April 13th, 2009 8 p.m.

This is the second meeting of the newly formed Book Arts Guild. Please come and bring your friends and colleagues who may be interested to get in on the ground ... read more

Stimulus Pots

Dates: Friday May 1st, 2009 5:03 p.m. - Saturday May 30th, 2009 3 p.m.

New work by Genesee Pottery studio manager Chea Peng and local artist Josh Duttinger. This is sure to be a party - and all the beautiful people (and pots) will ... read more

Photo Garage Sale

Date: Saturday May 2nd, 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

Handmade Mother's Day Card

Date: Saturday May 9th, 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.

Drop into Printing and Book Arts Saturday, May 9th, to make a handmade Mother's Day card. In less than an hour, you can create one unique and very special note ... read more

Plumb Line

Dates: Friday June 5th, 2009 5:03 p.m. - Saturday June 27th, 2009 3 p.m.

Plumb Line is a collision of approaches to the ceramics medium and tradition. Three artists, Sasha Reibstein, Jones Von Jonestein and Peter Pincus will showcase a wide range of ceramic ... read more

Asymmetrical Press: A Retrospective

Dates: Friday June 5th, 2009 6 p.m. - Thursday July 30th, 2009 4 p.m.

Letterpress work from 1978 - 1994 by our own Mitch Cohen including classical and other styles. read more

Local Sustenance: The Rochester Public Market

Dates: Friday June 5th, 2009 6 p.m. - Saturday August 29th, 2009 3 p.m.

Margaret Miyake presents photographs and interviews celebrating the farmers and shoppers who support locally grown food. The Rochester Public Market has been in operation since 1905 at the same downtown ... read more

Candid Reflections

Dates: Friday July 10th, 2009 5:03 p.m. - Saturday July 25th, 2009 3 p.m.

Recent ceramic painted works by Phyllis Kloda, Art Department Chair, The College at Brockport. Gallery hours M-F 10am to 5pm, Sat noon to 4pm, closed Sunday. read more


Date: Friday July 17th, 5:03 p.m. - 8:03 p.m.

Come celebrate with us the new and improved building and facilities. Food, fun and live music provided by Margaret Explosion, Nate Rawls and the SWAN band and the Tin Can ... read more


Dates: Friday August 7th, 2009 5:03 p.m. - Friday August 21st, 2009 3 p.m.

Nicole Greene and Virginia Pfau reveal their individual bodies of work produced in their year-long stay as artists-in-residence at Genesee Pottery. read more

Fire Sale

Dates: Friday August 21st, 2009 8 a.m. - Saturday August 22nd, 2009 3 p.m.

Tag sale to benefit the arts programs of the Genesee Center for the Arts & Education. Help many people - those who are giving the items, those who are buying, ... read more

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