William Underhill: Casting a Legacy

On April 21, 2022, the Alfred Ceramic Art Museum will open an exhibition of sculptor William Underhill's extraordinary work. In large measure it focuses on vessel forms made from early 1960 to early 2000. Underhill is quite clear: I make metal bowls, bronze vessels cast by the lost wax process. The vessel is a primary […]

BIPOC Artist Residency

harder hall 1 Saxon Drive, Alfred, NY

Arts at Alfred University’s BIPOC (Black, Indigenous, People of Color) Artist-in-Residence program provides artists with opportunities to dive deeply into their artistic research and practice, and creative endeavors. The goal of the residency is to provide a cross-cultural destination at Alfred University for early-career BIPOC artists to enhance social/racial justice or combat structures of white […]

Free

The Bob and Bobble Show

Cohen Center Gallery 55 North Main Street, Alfred, NY

This whimsical show featuring YessireeBob: a photo-graphic collection of Bob signs by Judy Livingston and bobble head sculptures by Jesse "So Handsome" Plass, is the perfect show to keep your summer bobbing along.

Free

Patterson Library Octagon Gallery – Marla Julien Photography

Patterson Library Octagon Gallery 40 south portage st.,, Westfield, NY

Canadian artist Marla Julien My journey began with a new camera I got before a trip to Australia. There I took many, many pics … though when I got home and moved them to the computer I was rather disappointed in how they turned out. So I began the search for a class on how […]

Free

Session 1 Workshops Alfred Summer Arts

Alfred University 1 Saxon Drive, Alfred, NY

WORKSHOPS SESSION 1: JUNE 26 - JULY 1 -Augustine Uzor // Figure Painting -Patsy Rausch // From Rag to Relevance, Hand Papermaking -Rachel Davis // Shades of Blue: Indigo Dye, Shibori and Other Methods Alfred Summer Arts features four weeks of week-long arts workshops for all levels; artists, teachers, community members and anyone seeking hands-on […]

Alfred Summer Arts

SESSION 1: JUNE 26-JULY 1 - Augustine Uzor // Figure Painting - Patsy Rausch // From Rag to Relevance, Hand paper-making - Rachel Davis // Shades of Blue: Indigo Dye, Shibori and Other Methods SESSION 2: JULY 3-JULY 8 - George Ferrandi // Be Coming Birds - James Levy Jr. // Hip Hop - Erin […]

Session 2 Workshops Alfred Summer Arts

Alfred University 1 Saxon Drive, Alfred, NY

WORKSHOPS SESSION 2: JULY 3 - JULY 8 -George Ferrandi // Be Coming Birds sculpture / performance / collaboration James Levy Jr. // hiphop / dance -Erin Law // Embodied Practice in Times of Uncertainty movement / dance -William Carty // Ceramic Science Workshop -Lauren Lake // Sketchbook + Idea Development Alfred Summer Arts JUNE […]

Embroidery: Make your own Patch

Tri-County Arts Council 110 W. State Street, Olean, NY

Make your own patch! Learn the basics of embroidery and make some patches to decorate your wardrobe with. Students will walk away with a new patch and an embroidery kit to take home. Instructor: Gabrielle Egnater Date: July 9th and 16th, 2022 (Saturday) Time: 12:00-5:00pm Cost: $65 Artisan Members & Above $75 Basic/Family Members & […]

$65 – $75

Alfred Summer Arts Festival: Making Meaning in an Uncertain World

Alfred University 1 Saxon Drive, Alfred, NY

Alfred University invites you into an immersive five-day festival designed to embrace the creativity of the community in collaboration with local and international visiting artists, July 10th through 16th. FESTIVAL WEEK WORKSHOPS MORNING WORKSHOPS -Sandy Silva // Rhythm, Movement, and Voice -Kathy Kennedy // Low-Watt Radio & Echolocation -George Ferrandi // Still A Ray sculpture […]

Opening Night Alfred Summer arts Festival

Alfred University 1 Saxon Drive, Alfred, NY

Hosted at the Cohen Center for the Arts and the “Cohen Barn” in Alfred, NY, this evening will kick off our festival week of workshops and events. Come have a bite to eat, grab a drink, and mingle with the visiting and emerging artists. For your entertainment there will be live jazz and music by […]

Creating an Open System: Alfred Summer Arts Festival

Alfred University 1 Saxon Drive, Alfred, NY

This event is an informal opportunity to learn more about the creative methods of this years visiting and emerging artists. Expect a variety show format which will offer you the chance to peak inside the processes of these artists. From projected work, to musical interludes, to readings, to creative invitations you are invited to participate […]

Plein Air in the Pergola Garden with Katherine Galbraith

Patterson Library Octagon Gallery 40 south portage st.,, Westfield, NY

Plein air in the pergola garden is taught by Katherine Galbraith while being inspired by her knowledge and beauty of the surrounding. This is an oil painting class with an extensive supply list of paints and brushes. Call 716-326-2154 to reserve your spot and receive the supply list.

Free