A Civil War Gunboat

A Civil War Gunboat
Military History Society of Rochester
250 North Goodman St., 2nd Floor
585-730-4041
The USS Agawam was a double ended gunboat. This 5 foot model by master ship modeler William Emerson took 2 years to research and 3 years to build. Bill has...

A First Friday Preview: Paladins - Art of the Warrior Spirit by Dan Caster

A First Friday Preview: Paladins – Art of the Warrior Spirit by Dan Caster
Whitman Works Company
1826 Penfield Rd.
585-420-8654
Kick off a special First Friday with a 5-9 pm Happy Hour preview of a new exhibition by Dan Caster titled, Paladins - Art of the Warrior Spirit. This new...

Allendale Columbia School Precipice Exhibition

Allendale Columbia School Precipice Exhibition
Gallery 4 - 8
250 N Goodman St. 4th Floor
585-473-0070
Visit Gallery 4-8 for the Opening Reception of Allendale Columbia School Honors and Portfolio Seminar Art Classes Precipice Exhibition. Located on the 4th Floor of the Anderson Arts Building.

An Evening of Imaginary Friends

An Evening of Imaginary Friends
Cat Clay
1115 E Main St, #242
585-414-5643
View artwork by Gretchen Arnold at Cat Clay. Plus, we're part of Art for Action - Hungerford United! 20 studios will champion a cause on First Friday. Cat Clay and...

Art for Action

Art for Action
Main Street Artists Gallery & Studio
1115 E. Main St.
585-233-5645
Main Street Artsits is taking part in the Hungerford’s building-wide special event. Our studio will be collecting gently used jeans (sizes 32 and up), men’s underwear (new, sizes medium to...

Art for Action - Hungerford Unite

Art for Action – Hungerford Unite
Constance Mauro Studio
1115 East Main St. #236

Constance Mauro Studio 236 will be collecting cat food for The Pet Adoption Network this First Friday. Proceeds from sales of $5 mini prints and $10 etchings will also be...

Art for Collectors

Art for Collectors
Rochester Art Club
1115 E Main St.
585-507-7154
Rochester Art Club members offer a diverse exhibit of art with the collector in mind. Savor the artwork of Jerry Alonzo, Kathy Armstrong, Chris Manaseri, Nancy Lane, Valerie Larsen, NWS,...

BFA Senior Exhibitions

BFA Senior Exhibitions
RIT City Art Space
280 E Main St., 1st Floor
585-242-9470
The second of two group exhibitions featuring projects by seniors in Ceramics, Furniture Design, Metals & Jewelry Design, Painting, Printmaking and Expanded Forms. Featuring Jared Alon, Zara Davis, Meredith Hardiman,...

Bob Conge: The Posters 1964 – 2019

Bob Conge: The Posters 1964 – 2019
Phillips Fine Art and Frame
1115 E Main St.
585-232-8120
Bob Conge: The Posters 1964 – 2019 at Phillips Fine Art is an exhibition of a selection of 50 posters that Conge designed and illustrated over the past fifty some...

Carbon Records: 25 Years of Cover Art

Carbon Records: 25 Years of Cover Art
Rochester Contemporary Art Center
137 East Ave.
585-461-2222
This exhibition presents album cover art by Carbon Records showcasing the record label's remarkable commitment to visual art and design. Carbon Records is a small independent record label based in...

Create A Garden Totem at The Tea Pottery, Studio 420

Create A Garden Totem at The Tea Pottery, Studio 420
The Hungerford
1115 E Main St.
585-469-8217
Brighten up your garden this spring by designing a whimsical Garden Totem. The handmade ceramic components are created by Jennifer at The Tea Pottery, studio 420, in The Hungerford. Jennifer’s...

Cut and Paste

Cut and Paste
Rochester Contemporary Art Center
137 East Ave.
585-461-2222
Cut & Paste features collage artworks by over 100 established artists, emerging artists, and collectives. Exhibiting Artists Include: Bonnie Barber, Lou Beach, Lydia Boddie-Rice, Tyler Bohm, Michaela Borg, Heather Brand,...

Fire & Transformation

Fire & Transformation
Gallery Q
100 College Ave. #100
585-244-8640
Rochester based artist, motorcycle enthusiast, sculptor, photographer, and explorer Mark Groaning brings his new work to Gallery Q in May and June. Mark Groaning’s creations are visual metaphors of memories...

First Friday at The Gallery at 321 East Avenue

First Friday at The Gallery at 321 East Avenue
The Gallery
321 East Avenue
585-313-9531
We invite you to the First Friday event at 321 East Avenue Rochester NY 14604. Live music, relaxed atmosphere, and art on display. Please come on in, you are welcome.

First Friday Wide Open Mic

First Friday Wide Open Mic
Writers & Books
740 University Ave.
585-473-2590
It's First Friday, so come take a book home or come sit in and WRITE! Every First Friday, we’re offering a discount in our bookstore: $3 paperbacks, $5 hardcovers, and...

Interactive First Friday with Roslyn Rose

Interactive First Friday with Roslyn Rose
Roslyn Rose Studio
250 E Main St., #101
201-910-1603
Roslyn Rose’s Gallery will be open for First Friday. This is a unique opportunity for you to see her work as well as talk to her about her creations. Roslyn...

Lorraine Staunch Metamorphosis

Lorraine Staunch Metamorphosis
Sylvan Starlight Creations
50 State St., Bldg C
585-209-0990
Welcome to Lorraine Staunch’s most recent transformative body of work yet. There is something for everyone from her lovely teapot series to her newest, never before seen Wild Abstracts that...

Mystical Videos by Alexis Gideon

Mystical Videos by Alexis Gideon
Rochester Contemporary Art Center
137 East Ave.
585-461-2222
Explore themes of spirituality, symbolism, and the allegorical with Rochester Contemporary Art Center's new exhibition, Mystical Videos by Alexis Gideon. The media installation features two short stop-motion works titled The...

Naked...Exploring the Human Form by the Arena Art Group

Naked…Exploring the Human Form by the Arena Art Group
Nu Movement
716 University Ave.
585-704-2889
Please join us for the Closing Reception of Naked...Exploring the Human Form presented by the Arena Art Group. This show features the new works of sixteen local artists who have...

New Visions, An Art Exhibition from Lynne Feldman’s Workshop Painting with Fabric

New Visions, An Art Exhibition from Lynne Feldman’s Workshop Painting with Fabric
Studio 402 in Anderson Arts Building
250 N Goodman St. #402
(585) 269-9823
The artworks in this exhibition were created by 22 different artists all of whom took a workshop, Painting with Fabric, taught by artist Lynne Feldman. Each of the works illustrates...

Photographs, Gelatin Silver Prints, and About Books

Photographs, Gelatin Silver Prints, and About Books
Richard Margolis Art + Architectural Photography
250 N Goodman St., 4th Floor #9
585-473-0070
Stop by Richard Margolis Art + Architectural Photography for Photographs, Gelatin Silver Prints, and About Books. Located in the Anderson Arts Building on the 4th Floor.

Physical Mythos by Zara Davis

Physical Mythos by Zara Davis
The Yards Gallery Space
50 Public Market Way

On May 3rd from 6-10pm, Zara Davis will be holding her BFA exhibition at the Yards Collective. Her show is a fusion of three-dimensional form and two dimensional figurative imagery....

Two Talented Local Artists at Tupelo Interiors

Two Talented Local Artists at Tupelo Interiors
Tupelo Interiors
215 Norris Dr
585-775-1380
Just in time for Mother’s Day! Local jewelry legend Colleen Griffin-Underhill will showcase her unique jewelry created from polymer clay, in organic shapes with a mid-century color palette. Her pieces...

Whose Woods These Are

Whose Woods These Are
Image City Photography Gallery
722 University Ave.
585-271-2540
The featured artist this month is David Bleich. His collection of images features some of the inspiring scenes found in the rare natural site, the temperate rainforest in the Olympic...

Works by Devin Mack

Works by Devin Mack
DL Home and Garden
283 Central Ave.
585-225-4663
View works by Devin Mack, local photographer, at DL Home and Garden on First Friday. DL Home and Garden is located at 283 Avenue, Rochester, NY.