First Friday Rochester Logo May 2, 2014 Events

Anderson Arts Building

250 N. Goodman St.
Rochester, NY 14607
(585) 737-2627

Art for the Body & Mind

We have art to challenge your mind, art to use, and art to wear at Anderson Arts. See inside the working studios of painters, sculptors, jewelers, weavers, photographers, potters, bead makers, and more.

Artisan Direct Rochester

565 Blossom Rd
Rochester, NY 14610

Cheryl Hrudka One-Woman Show

"Whether in traditional photography or her own "Altered Views", Hrudka's intends to pose more questions than answers with her work."

Beth Brown Art & Design Studio

250 N. Goodman St., Studio 212A
Rochester, NY 14607
(585) 732-0036

Open Studio

Beth Brown is a fine and decorative artist specializing in paintings, portraits, murals, illustration, signs, and graphic design. See Beth’s artwork on display in her studio as well as current drawing and painting projects created by her students.

Black Button Distilling

85 Railroad Street
Rochester, NY 14609
(585) 730-4512

The “Spirit” of Art!

Showcasing photography from Ivan Ramos and Wood working from Wine Barrel Woodworks

Cat Clay

Studio #242, Hungerford Bldg.
1115 East Main St. (at N. Goodman)
Rochester, NY 14609

Text & Texture: Prints by Chris Charles

Fresh designs using vintage typesetting & innovative letterpress techniques. Presented by Pop Up Roc. Additional parking at credit union & Greenovation. Please don’t park in front of Happy Feet or deli.

Fine & Splendid Things

1115 East Main Street Door #2, Studio 414
Rochester, NY 14609

Open studio


Anderson Arts Bldg, 250 North Goodman Street • S
Rochester, NY 14607

M is for Mother by Kathy Clem

“M is for Mother” is an exhibit celebrating mother’s love. This is an installation of shrines, flying doves, and the Letter M from Kathy’s Alphabet of Memories. For more information: and

Image City Photography Gallery

722 University Ave.
Rochester, NY 14609
(585) 271-2540

Cuba! Through 36 Eyes

Photographs, paintings, and fabric art underscore a creative inspiration Cuba provides – from a January 2014 Gallery Council of the Memorial Art Gallery sponsored, licensed trip - featuring Cuban and American Photographers and Rochester artists.

Nu Movement

716 University Avenue
Rochester, NY 14607
(585) 704-2889

Chas Davis

The Nu Movement Cooperative Studio will be featuring the work of local artist Chas Davis from 7-10pm. Come see some of Chas's new works that have never been shown in Rochester, NY while you enjoy live music and lite refreshments.

Rochester Contemporary Art Center (RoCo)

137 East Ave.
Rochester, NY 14604
(585) 461-2222

Dirty Dozen: The Outlaw Printmakers

View the exhibition Dirty Dozen: The Outlaw Printmakers in the Main Gallery, Surveying Print: 84 Years of editions from the Print Club of Rochester in the LAB Space, and check out the Print•a•Fair organized by the Print Club.

RoCo Upstairs

137 East Ave. Upstairs
Rochester, NY 14604
(585) 461-2222

Open Studios

Visit the studios at RoCo Upstairs featuring digital media, painting, fiber arts, handmade jewelry, and creators of the children’s book, “What’s Up With Yuk”.

The Shoe Factory Art Co-op

250 N. Goodman St. Studio 212
Rochester, NY 14607
(585) 732-0036

April Showers Bring May Flowers

Our gallery’s spring exhibit continues, highlighting the work of member artist Brandi Marino. Flowers are a cheerful and recurring theme in Brandi’s mixed-media paintings. Also on display is a variety of original artwork created by our House Artists.