Category: Art

Geneva’s public arts committee seeks resident feedback

Geneva’s public arts committee seeks resident feedback

The City of Geneva’s Public Art Committee is seeking resident feedback on ten proposed “Agents of Change” quotes as part of the City’s upcoming Downtown Revitalization Initiative (DRI) Streetscape project. The selected quotes will be etched into concrete seatwalls located along Castle ... MORE
Art, Events, Geneva, Life, Ontario County
$5,000 grant for St. Peter’s Community Arts Academy in Geneva

$5,000 grant for St. Peter’s Community Arts Academy in Geneva

The Nelson B. Delavan Foundation has given a $5,000 grant to the St. Peter’s Community Arts Academy for equipment and supplies. The Arts Academy continues to grow and its success has created the need for more financial support. Normally, the group classes ... MORE
Art, Geneva, Life, Ontario County
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St. Peter’s Arts Academy gets $5,000 grant from Delavan Foundation

St. Peter’s Arts Academy gets $5,000 grant from Delavan Foundation

The Nelson B. Delavan Foundation has given a $5,000 grant to the St. Peter’s Community Arts Academy for equipment and supplies. The Arts Academy continues to grow and its success has created the need for more financial support. Normally, the group classes ... MORE
Geneva tattoo artist opens up about art, journey, business

Geneva tattoo artist opens up about journey and downtown business

Billy described his career and journey that led to tattooing in downtown Geneva. “I grew up in LA, and when I finished school I moved to Rochester. I was already tattooing when I first moved up here, and I met someone up ... MORE
FLX WEEKLY: Mynderse Academy artist Grace Lando in-studio (podcast)

FLX WEEKLY: Mynderse Academy artist Grace Lando in-studio (podcast)

Mynderse Academy sophomore Grace Lando was be in-studio on this week’s edition of FLX Weekly on FingerLakes1.com. Grace recently had her artwork selected by First Lady Melania Trump to represent all of New York State for an art show in Washington D.C ... MORE
Mynderse sophomore’s art selected by First Lady for art show in Washington D.C.

Mynderse sophomore’s art selected by First Lady for art show in Washington D.C.

Mynderse Academy sophomore Grace Lando recently had her artwork selected by First Lady Melania Trump to represent all of New York State for an art show in Washington D.C. that will be hosted by the White House. Lando created a pencil drawing ... MORE
DAILY DEBRIEF: Smith Center stands tall during tough times in Geneva (podcast)

DAILY DEBRIEF: Smith Center stands tall during tough times in Geneva (podcast)

In this historic region – it’s not difficult to find organizations, or even buildings – that have stood through a lot. While the Finger Lakes region is rich with history, the Smith Center embodies that entirely. Standing mightily in historic, downtown Geneva ... MORE
DAILY DEBRIEF: Campuses in Geneva, Auburn highlight rich history of vinyl in radio (podcast)

DAILY DEBRIEF: Campuses in Geneva, Auburn highlight rich history of vinyl in radio (podcast)

Remember vinyl records? There are a couple local radio stations on college campuses in the Finger Lakes, which will be putting those old school tracks on the airwaves this weekend, and again over the summer. Both Hobart and William Smith Colleges and ... MORE
Organizers say Grassroots Festival is on this July

Organizers say Grassroots Festival is on this July

Organizers of the Grassroots Festival in Tompkins County say the show will go on this year. In an email to supporters on Monday, organizers said that efforts are being taken to keep the community informed along the way. It’s the 30th anniversary ... MORE
INSIDE THE FLX: Jeff Ludwig talks Seward House in Auburn (podcast)

INSIDE THE FLX: Jeff Ludwig talks Seward House in Auburn (podcast)

The Seward House in Auburn, New York is an historic landmark. It’s a space that serves a major role in local history, as well as American history. The Novel Coronavirus, or COVID-19 has made running a museum and local landmark a challenge, ... MORE
New exhibit opens at

New exhibit for Williams-Insalaco Gallery 34 at FLCC

Opening events for a new exhibit in Williams-Insalaco Gallery 34 at Finger Lakes Community College are planned for Thursday, March 12, starting with a talk by the featured artist, Karen Sardisco. The 2 p.m. talk will be followed by a hors d’oeuvre ... MORE
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FLX TRAIL WALK-THROUGH: The Ludovico Sculpture Trail in Seneca Falls (video)

FLX TRAIL WALK-THROUGH: The Ludovico Sculpture Trail in Seneca Falls (video)

Steve Fantone of Mossy Frog Studios produced this walk-through video of the Ludovico Sculpture Trail along the Cayuga-Seneca Canal in Seneca Falls. If you have never walked the entire trail and seen the art installments check out the video below…  ... MORE
Arthur Dove piece coming back to Geneva

Arthur Dove piece coming back to Geneva

More art with historical ties to the city of Geneva is making its way back to the community. A graduate of HWS has brought another piece of art by Artuur Dove back to the city. “The Old Brick Plant,” produced in 1937, ... MORE
FLAC Holiday Festival coming back to Auburn for second annual installment

FLAC Holiday Festival coming back to Auburn for second annual installment

While shopping, warm up at the gourmet hot chocolate bar, plus sample food vending by Jerome Richardson of Rich’s Backyard BBQ. Then, don’t forget to top it off with dessert made by Theresa Mendez of Moonflower Macarons. The Art Council will have ... MORE
Realizing a passion in Clyde

Realizing a passion in Clyde

When it comes to his painting, 84-year-old Harold Mann is just hitting his stride. Although he has dabbled in sketching and painting for much of his life, the anchor of Mann’s “golden years” has been his artwork. And it’s attracting a following ... MORE
Art, Clyde, Life, Wayne County