Category: Art

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
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
New studio in Skaneateles offers unique DIY workshops

New studio in Skaneateles offers unique DIY workshops

If you are looking for a unique handmade gift and want to make it yourself, Board & Brush may be the place for you. The company just opened studios in Fayetteville and Skaneateles that offer workshops that help visitors create and build handmade farmhouse style vintage signs and ... MORE
Keuka student art show offers ‘Visual Expressions’

Keuka student art show offers ‘Visual Expressions’

Keuka College students and recent alumni will show their artistic talent in painting, drawing, photography, sculpture, and other formats in the college’s annual student art show. Titled “Visual Expressions,” the show includes pieces by nearly 30 student and alumni artists. It runs ... MORE
Alicia Keys and husband to turn empty Macedon building into Art/Music campus

Sprawling space in Macedon to be converted into performing arts center by Alicia Keys, husband

The large, multi-building complex, located on a hill overlooking Route 31 in Macedon will soon change the Town forever. The former Jindal Films building at 729 Route 31 has a proposal to host a new Art and Music Campus. There had been ... MORE
Art, Life, Macedon, Wayne County
Waterloo students painting mural of video characters for Uproar Gaming

Waterloo students painting mural of video characters for Uproar Gaming

Eight Waterloo High art students love to paint. They also enjoy “gaming” or playing video games. Those two passions are coming together as art teacher Sarah Carey’s students are painting a special mural that will be placed in the new Uproar Gaming ... MORE
Student art featured at 6th Annual Finger Lakes Regional Student Painting Exhibition

Student art featured at 6th Annual Finger Lakes Regional Student Painting Exhibition

Eighty one Newark High School art students’ artworks depicting something “uncontrolled, unrestrained, undisciplined, unruly, rowdy or disorderly” are currently among the 294 on display in the Main Street Arts 6th Annual Finger Lakes Regional Student Painting Exhibition entitled “Wild!” The other 213 ... MORE
Skaneateles arts group accepting grant applications

Skaneateles arts group accepting grant applications

The Skaneateles Area Arts Council is now accepting applications for its 2019 grant awards. Individuals and groups within a 15-mile radius of the village of Skaneateles are eligible for the grants, including artists, choral groups, museums, schools, theaters and other nonprofits committed ... MORE