Event Archive

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

Racing Posters from Around the World

Dates: Friday July 18th, 2008 5:03 p.m. - Saturday July 19th, 2008 4 p.m.

Jim Malley of Mercury Posters presents this exhibit of various races, racing icons and hot cars from around the world. See items never before exhibited and feed your inner "indy" ... read more


Dates: Friday August 1st, 2008 5:03 p.m. - Friday August 29th, 2008 4 p.m.

Thrown, altered and slip covered forms from our artist in residence, Keith Johnson. Come view the body of work created by Keith - in his own unique style. Hours daily ... read more

Xerox Classic

Dates: Monday August 11th, 2008 8 a.m. - Sunday August 17th, 2008 4 p.m.

Come see this Nationwide Tour Event and watch as the top 25 players try to earn their PGA Tour card. Exciting up and coming golfers vie for a spot on ... read more


Dates: Friday September 5th, 2008 5:03 p.m. - Sunday November 2nd, 2008 4 p.m.

happ & chance present this exhibit featuring the art of Andy Gilmore, Davin Kuntze, Mary Lewandowski, Jennifer Maire and Julia Nitzsche. Reception with live music from LouLou and the Sharp ... read more

Community Darkroom Instructors Show

Dates: Friday September 19th, 2008 5:03 p.m. - Wednesday October 29th, 2008 5:03 p.m.

The quality of our educational program is due to the talent and creativity of our instructors. Come celebrate their talents at an exhibition of their work. read more

Artist Row at the Rochester Public Market

Date: Sunday September 21st, 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.

YES! The Friends of the Public Market is proud to sponsor the 4th Annual Artist Row Public Market Art Fair on Sunday September 21, 2008, from 10 am to 4 ... read more

History in the Making III: Ceramic Traditions, Contemporary Pots

Dates: Friday September 26th, 2008 5:03 p.m. - Friday October 31st, 2008 4 p.m.

This third annual national juried ceramics exhibition again is presented by Genesee Pottery. This year's juror, Linda Sikora of Alfred University, has selected the best of the best from among ... read more

Words and Music

Dates: Tuesday September 30th, 2008 9 a.m. - Sunday November 2nd, 2008 5 p.m.

Exhibit with work of many Rochester area visual artists in different media. Clay book sculpture from "Coming Together Through Clay" youth and senior ceramics project will be featured. This project ... read more

David Prakel - photographer and author

Date: Monday October 6th, 6 p.m. - 8 p.m.

British photographer and author David Prakel at Community Darkroom on Monday, October 6 7-9pm British photographer and author, David Prakel will share his unique perspective on photography as an educator ... read more

College Prep Workshop for HS Students

Date: Saturday October 18th, 9 a.m. - 11 a.m.

High School Students! Are you thinking of being an art major in college? Come get the information you need at this FREE workshop where art department and admissions staff from ... read more

5th Annual Great Bowls of Fire Chili Cookoff

Date: Saturday November 1st, 3 p.m. - 5 p.m.

Great chili recipes prepared by area restaurants will again vie for best chili in Rochester. $20 per person (max $60 for family of 4)Ticket price includes handmade pottery bowl, tasting ... read more

Letter Perfect

Dates: Friday November 7th, 2008 6 p.m. - Sunday January 11th, 2009 4 p.m.

Seeing letters in ordinary objects - and expressing this through fabulous photos. The alphabet comes to life in this exhibit by Community Darkroom Monitors. read more

Winter Show

Dates: Friday November 14th, 2008 5:03 p.m. - Tuesday December 30th, 2008 4 p.m.

Pottery, jewelry, paintings and photography from local and regional artists and craftsmen; beautiful hand-made art for the holiday season. Hours daily 11-5, Saturday 12-4, closed Sundays. read more

Racing Posters from Around the World

Dates: Friday December 5th, 2008 5:03 p.m. - Friday January 23rd, 2009 4 p.m.

See this vintage graphic design from the collection of Jim Malley, Mercury Posters. read more