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

Image of The Genesee Center for the Arts & Education demonstrating their  program

The Genesee Center for the Arts & Education 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.

51

adult courses

5

kids courses

Advanced Wheel Throwing

For the accomplished potter, Chea will provide individualized attention, with the focus on refining your craft, and enhancing your own personal style. Also included is ...

Mud Slingers I (Ages 6-9)

Young artists will gain a complete understanding of the hand-built ceramic process, from working the clay, to creating and glazing their own unique visions! No ...

Mud Slingers II (Ages 10-13)

Young artists will gain a complete understanding of the handbuilt ceramic process, from working the clay, to creating and glazing their own unique visions! No ...

Intro to the Wheel

For beginners, this 8 week Intro covers the basics of wheel thrown, functional work. You will learn to master the cylinder, the gateway form to ...

Drawing

This 8 week drawing class covers the basics of the visual language, giving beginners confidence to accurately portray what they see, and will give intermediate ...

Exhibitions
& Events

The Artist Within: Annual Photography Volunteer Exhibit


Feb 12th - May 27th

For more than a decade the Genesee Center for the Arts & Education photography volunteers have allowed individuals to not ...

Spokes & Ink


June 04th, noon

Simply put, Spokes & Ink is a festival celebrating bike lovers and bike-inspired poster art. It’s a Monroe Ave mashup of cycling enthusiasts, local artists, cold beer, live music, unique ...

Friday Fling: Discover Darkroom Mysteries


June 10th, 6 p.m.

Advanced registration & payment required. Experience the magic of photography in a night of darkroom experimentation. Bring a date or your friends and have a drink on us while you create ...

This project is funded by a grant from the Arts & Cultural Council for Greater Rochester through support received from Rochester Area Community Foundation.