Rochester's Black artists call 9th Floor home

A new studio and gallery space in downtown Rochester has become a place for Black visual artists to learn, create, and be inspired.

Art

City Council approves $200,000 for public art

The legislation represents the first allocations in years from the city’s “percent-for-art” fund.

Art

Frida Kahlo: the making of an art icon

An exhibition of photographs by Nickolas Muray at Corning's Rockwell Museum shows the making of artist Frida Kahlo's mythic image.

Art

Poetry and pistols

Is the pen mightier than the gun? Poet Matt Donovan finds out in "The Dug-up Gun Museum."

Literature

After courting artists, Bello doubles down on funding the arts

Monroe County Executive Adam Bello proposes doubling funding for arts groups to $1 million as he enters an election year.

Art

Susan Begy's mural 'Entanglement' connects Rochester's arts community

Susan Begy brings new meaning to the phrase "arts networking" with her mural "Entanglement" at Rochester Contemporary Art Center.

Art

Yoga teacher Anderson Allen blends movement with writing at 'Scribe and Move'

Yoga and creative writing go together in Anderson Allen's class at The Avenue Blackbox Theatre.

Literature

Geva Theatre's 'Somewhere' critiques Puerto Rican representation

"Somewhere" aims to be both an homage to "West Side Story" and a critique of the musical's relationship to Puerto Ricans, but falls short.

Theater

The Company Theatre's queer, punk 'Richard II' is a hidden gem

Queer relationships and political intrigue collide in "Richard II," the inaugural production by new Rochester troupe The Company Theatre.

Theater

JCC's 'On the Market' is a Hallmark comedy about grief

"On the Market," a romantic comedy about grief, offers syrupy escapism but only scratches the surface on love and loss.

Theater

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Oscar Movie Night @ Fairport Public Library

Oscar Movie Night @ Fairport Public Library

Join us on the 1st Thursday night of the month for an...
In This Moment 2: Revolution Reckoning Reparation @ Visual Studies Workshop

In This Moment 2: Revolution Reckoning Reparation @ Visual Studies Workshop

Book launch and discussion moderated by Hernease Davis. The In This Moment...
Opening Reception, Painting the Seasons, Greater Rochester Plein Air Painters @ Williams Gallery at First Unitarian Church

Opening Reception, Painting the Seasons, Greater Rochester Plein Air Painters @ Williams Gallery at First Unitarian Church

Thirteen artists exhibit in this show and sale of paintings titled "Painting...

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