Educating and inspiring all to create and enjoy the visual arts.

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The Flower City Arts Center is a community of makers, from the established artist to dabbler. Connect with us by joining as a member or enrolling in a class today.

59

adult courses

9

kids courses

Understanding White Balance

Do your color photos look lifeless or not quite as you remember? White balance is the key to impressive color in a photograph. Having a ...

Friday Fling: Ceramics

The perfect date night – come to the studio and learn to throw a bowl! We provide the clay, the tools, and of course the ...

Mini Journal Fling

Learn how to make mini journals for yourself or to give as gifts. In this introductory course, you will learn how to make a journal ...

Magic in the Darkroom (Ages 6-9)

Students will experience the magic of the darkroom by creating their very own photographs—without a camera! The word “photogram” means “light drawing” (Greek) and students, ...

Magic in the Darkroom (Ages 10-13)

Students will experience the magic of the darkroom by creating their very own photographs—without a camera! The word “photogram” means “light drawing” (Greek) and students, ...

Exhibitions
& Events

The Painted Photograph: Kallitypes by Jen Pereña


Jan 12th - Feb 16th

Jen Pereña presents a new body of work created during her five-month residency in the Photography & Digital Arts department. ...

The Painted Photograph: Kallitypes by Jen Pereña Reception


January 12th, 2 p.m.

Join us for the opening reception of The Painted Photograph: Kallitypes by Jen Pereña! 

Artist Talk & Kallitype Demo by Jen Pereña


January 26th, 2 p.m.

Join us for an afternoon with artist Jen Pereña as she shares with us the inspiration behind her exhibition The Painted Photograph: Kallitypes by Jen Pereña followed by a Kallitype demo in ...

Flower City Arts Center is supported by funding from the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and the New York State Legislature.