Event Archive


Good Things...come in small packages - Reception


Date: Friday November 9th, 6 p.m. - 9 p.m.

Join us for the opening reception of Good Things...come in small packages, 2018 read more

Family Photographs


Dates: Friday November 9th, 2018 6 p.m. - Saturday December 15th, 2018 5 p.m.

From the daguerreotype of the 1850’s, to Kodak’s snapshot craze a hundred years later, to the countless photos currently stored in your iCloud—the history of family photographs is almost as ... read more

Family Photographs - Reception


Date: Friday November 9th, 6 p.m. - 9 p.m.

Join us for the opening reception of Family Photographs! read more

MudBooks - Reception


Date: Friday November 9th, 6 p.m. - 9 p.m.

Please join us for the opening reception of MudBooks. Ceramic artist and book artists working together to create unique works of beauty. read more

MudBooks


Dates: Friday November 9th, 2018 6 p.m. - Thursday December 20th, 2018 9:30 p.m.

Come to see what the ceramic and book artists of Flower City Arts Center have created. The collaboration has resulted in a great display of artistic books proving that the ... read more

Wintercraft Open House & Holiday Sale


Date: Saturday December 1st, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Join us for our annual Open House! Come get in the holiday spirit by making crafts and shopping for holiday gifts; see free demos or participate in letterpress, ceramic, and book ... read more

A Herd of Prints


Dates: Friday January 11th, 2019 6 a.m. - Friday February 1st, 2019 5 p.m.

Studio Artist Maria Victoria Savka will exhibit new prints Animals have been my muses for quite some time. Their fur, feathers, and wool provide wonderful visual textures, but it’s their ... read more

Seconds From the Flame Ceramics Sale


Dates: Friday January 11th, 2019 10 a.m. - Saturday February 2nd, 2019 5 p.m.

Glaze oddities, prototypes, last season's designs, slight imperfections - this is your chance to purchase great works of handcrafted pottery very inexpensively! Get a dish for a deal and a bargain ... read more

Seconds From the Flame Ceramics Sale - Reception


Date: Friday January 11th, 6 p.m. - 9 p.m.

Join us for the opening reception of Seconds From the Flame, our annual ceramics seconds sale benefiting Ceramics at Flower City Arts Center. read more

A Herd of Prints - Reception


Date: Friday January 11th, 6 p.m. - 9 p.m.

Join us for the opening reception of A Herd of Prints, featuring new work by Studio Artist Victoria Savka. read more

The Painted Photograph: Kallitypes by Jen Pereña


Dates: Saturday January 12th, 2019 2 p.m. - Saturday February 16th, 2019 5 p.m.

Jen Pereña presents a new body of work created during her five-month residency in the Photography & Digital Arts department. From digital to darkroom, the photographs on exhibit are as ... read more

The Painted Photograph: Kallitypes by Jen Pereña - Reception


Date: Saturday January 12th, 2 p.m. - 5 p.m.

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

The Art of Being an Artist Lecture Series: The Artist and Community


Date: Thursday January 17th, 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

Please join us for a FREE special lecture series on the Art of Being an Artist by AIR Megan May. While an Artist is many things, they are first and ... read more

Artist Talk & Kallitype Demo by Jen Pereña


Date: Saturday January 26th, 2 p.m. - 5 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 ... read more

Valentine's Day Card Printing


Date: Saturday February 9th, 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.

Will you be our Valentine? Come join us in our Printmaking & Bookarts Studio and make a one of a kind Valentine's Day card. Create the perfect, thoughtful, hand-made gift ... read more

Chili Cookoff


Date: Saturday February 9th, 4:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

Select a beautiful handmade ceramic bowl from our Flower City potters. Sample a variety of meat and vegetarian chilis from over a dozen local restaurants. Vote for your favorites at ... read more

The Art of Being an Artist Lecture Series: Art, Ritual, and Healing


Date: Thursday February 21st, 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

Please join us for a FREE special lecture series on the Art of Being an Artist by AIR Megan May. While an Artist is many things, they are first and ... read more

KCC: Darkroom Experience


Date: Saturday February 23rd, 1 p.m. - 4 p.m.

Flower City Arts Center is thrilled to partner with the Kodak Camera Club to bring you an afternoon in the darkroom! Participants are invited to bring their negatives (35mm, 120, or ... read more

Wall-to-Wall: 2019 Members Exhibition


Dates: Friday March 1st, 2019 6 p.m. - Saturday March 30th, 2019 5 p.m.

The Flower City Arts Center is excited to showcase the artwork of our talented members in our annual member exhibition Wall-to-Wall. Help us celebrate our talented community of makers!Gallery Hours:Printmaking & ... read more

Wall-to-Wall: 2019 Members Exhibition - Reception


Date: Friday March 1st, 6 p.m. - 9 p.m.

Join us as we celebrate our members! Every year, every member of the Flower City Arts Center is welcome to submit art for our annual member exhibition. This reception is ... read more

Beer + Film (21+)


Date: Friday March 15th, 6 p.m. - 9 p.m.

**ADVANCED REGISTRATION REQUIRED** Join us for a pint during an evening of experimental film processing! Process up to two rolls of Black & White 35mm or 120 film using Guinness beer. ... read more

The Art of Being an Artist Lecture Series: Art and the Feminine


Date: Thursday March 21st, 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

Please join us for a FREE special lecture series on the Art of Being an Artist by AIR Megan May.While an Artist is many things, they are first and foremost ... read more

Studio 678 Awards Ceremony, Book Release, and Exhibition - Reception


Date: Friday April 5th, 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

***OFFSITE EVENT*** You are invited to attend our 2019 Studio 678 Awards Ceremony, Book Release, and Exhibition Reception at City Hall. Multi-media Presentation and Awards 6:30pm in City Council Chambers, ... read more

Linoleum Block Printmaking with Laura Wilder


Date: Saturday April 6th, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

You love block prints, and you would love to try block printing. But you hesitate to take this class because you’ve never done any printmaking. Or even any drawing. Or ... read more

Myths of the Sacred Wound - Reception


Date: Saturday April 6th, 5 p.m. - 8 p.m.

Join us for the opening reception of AIR Megan May's exhibition Myths of the Sacred Wound! read more