Constructed Realities: Artist’s Dioramas

Friday, August 23 through Friday, September 20, 2013 Closing Reception Friday, September 20, 6:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. Part of the Downtown Rochester Fall Gallery Stroll Gallery Talk Saturday, September 21, 2:00 p.m. Many of us grew up visiting museums devoted to science and natural history, or spent time in local history museums, nature centers and other institutions on family vacations. Some of the most irresistible features of such exhibitions are the dioramas created to educate visitors … [Read more...]

Art Center shows debut March 1

Some artists choose a medium or a way of working, and more or less stick with that. Other artists resist being pinned down to one kind of work. Scott Northrup is one of the latter. He is a film and video maker who also works in assemblage, photography, needlework, installation and other non-traditional media. His various methods and bodies of work inform each other, resulting in a rich and unexpected mix of imagery, ideas and outcomes. For his upcoming solo show at Paint Creek Center for the … [Read more...]