The vision of the Arts Center Gallery is to be regionally and nationally recognized as an artistic institution that contributes to the cultural and educational life of students, faculty, and the larger community by providing a venue for high-quality, diverse artwork that advances intellectual exploration, aesthetic evaluation, and critical inquiry. Jim Quinn, Interim Director - Arts Center Gallery, carries on this vision. Exhibitions are curated under the direction of the fine art faculty at Nazareth College by invitation. Please call for hours during the summer 585.389.5073.
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday: Noon-5 pm
Friday and Saturday: Noon-8 pm
Sunday: Noon-5 pm
Monday - closed
The State of
Photography - Featuring works by educators from throughout Central and
Western New York.
***SPECIAL EVENT COMING UP:
Arts Center Gallery Talk Announcement:
The exhibit is a
sampling of the wide range of work being created by college level photography
educators in central and western New York.
24 photographers are
featured, representing 18 Colleges and/or Universities.The show is quite eclectic,
and presents a variety of technical and aesthetic approaches to
photography. Many of the photographers utilize digital tools, while
others explore historical techniques and processes. All of the
participants, however, view photography as a relevant and evolving art form
that will continue to endure.
On Thursday, February 26th, three of the photographers will be coming to the gallery at 6:00 pm to discuss their work. The photographers include Frank Cost and Susan McWhinney from RIT, and Romy Hosford from Robert Wesleyan College. One or two additional photographers may also be in attendance.
On Tuesday, March 3rd, there will be second gallery talk featuring different photographers. This talk will also begin at 6:00 pm.
This exhibit was organized by Paul Porell, Nazareth
College Art Department.
January 23 - March 7, 2015 (Extended by 1 day!)
Reception: Friday, January 23, 2015, 5 - 7 PM
Participating photographers include: Nick Brandreth, Process Specialist, George Eastman House International Museum of Photography and Film; David Bush, Assistant Professor, Bard College, Frank Cost Professor/Chair of Visual Media, School of Photographic Arts & Sciences , Rochester Institute of Technology; Sarah Cross, Assistant Professor, Cazenovia College; Steve Diehl, Associate Professor, Rochester Institute of Technology; Lacie Garnes, Assistant Professor, The School of Art Media and Technology, Parsons the New School for Design; David Gyscek, Skidmore College; Laura Heyman, Program Coordinator,/Photography, Department of Transmedia, Syracuse University; Romy Hosford, Assistant Professor, Robert Wesleyan College; Catherine (Kitty) Hubbard, Associate Professor of Art, The College at Brockport; Jan Kather, Media Artist, Elmira College; Angela Kelly, Associate Professor, Rochester Institute of Technology; Wes Kline, Assistant Professor , St. Lawrence University; Robert Knight, Assistant Professor of Art, Hamilton College; Janice Levy, Professor, Department of Media Arts, Sciences and Studies, Park School of Communications, Ithaca College; Jenn Libby; Lakshmi Luthra, Assistant Professor, Department of Art & Art History, Colgate University; Douglas Manchee, Associate Professor, Rochester Institute of Technology; Susan McWhinney, Associate Professor, Rochester Institute of Technology; Melissa Newcomb, Assistant Professor, Keuka College; William Osterman, Professor/Program Chair, Fine Art Photography, School of Photographic Arts and Sciences, College of Imaging Arts & Sciences, Rochester Institute of Technology; Kathleen (Kate) Parzych, Adjunct Professor, Daemen College; Paul Porell, Assistant Professor, Nazareth College; Gu Qunye, Dean of Digital Art and Communication, Shandong University of Art & Design; Patti Russotti, Associate Professor, School of Photographic Arts and Sciences, College of Imaging Arts & Sciences, Rochester Institute of Technology; Laura Snyder, Professor, Photography, Villa Maria College; and Peibei Wang, Shandong University of Art & Design.
Nazareth College Undergraduate Show
March 27 - April 19, 2015
Recent Past Exhibits
Nazareth Art Alumni Exhibition
November 7 - December 6, 2014
October 3 - October 31, 2014
Nazareth College 2014 Art Faculty Exhibit
August 22 - September 20, 2014
Shared Spaces 2014
Nazareth College Graduate Art Show
April 28 to May 11, 2014
Nazareth College Undergraduate Art Show
March 28 to April 18, 2014
INSIGHT "The Inner Nature of Things": An Exhibition Of New Sculptural Work By
Francesca Lalanne, Mahine Rattonsey, Kate Roberts, Jennifer Schinzing
January 24 to March 7, 2014
Larry Merrill: Tree as Photograph
November 1 to December 8, 2013
"In Process - Emerging Artists in Jewelry & Metalsmithing"
September 27 to October 25, 2013
Nazareth College Art Faculty Exhibit 2013
Nazareth College Art Faculty Show
August 23 to September 20, 2013
Nazareth College Shared Spaces 2013
May 31-June 14, 2013.
Nazareth College Graduate Exhibition - Art Education
The Graduate Exhibition - Art Education< br />May 3-May 12, 2013.
Nazareth College Undergraduate Art Show 2013
The Undergraduate Student Show
March 29-April 21, 2013.
Good Work: The Illustration Art Invitational
January 18-March 1, 2013
Contemporary African American Printmakers
Presented by Deborah Ronnen Fine Art
November 9 - December 21, 2012, and Dec. 31, 2012 5-10 pm.
Opening Reception: November 9, 5-10 pm.
September 28 - October 28
The Faculty Show
August 24 - September 19 Artist Reception: September 7, 5 to 9 pm.
The Fine Art Summer Show and Sale
June 29 - July 22, 2012
Opening Reception: June 29, 5 to 7 PM.
June 1-16, 2012
Opening Reception: Friday June 1, 5 to 7 PM
Local high school teachers exhibit their own artwork, along with the artwork of one of their students.
Nazareth College Graduate Art Show
May 4 - May 14, 2012
Opening Reception: May 11, 2012, 5 to 7 PM.
Nazareth College Undergraduate Art Show
March 23- April 22, 2012
Enlightened Earth: The Ceramics Invitational
January 20- March 10, 2012
Nazareth College Department of Art Faculty Show
November 11--January 1, 2012
Child Should Ask: Shawn Dunwoody and David Anderson
Sum of the Parts: Art Quilts of Pat Pauly
Shared Spaces 2011: The High School Art Teacher and Student Show
Nazareth College Art Dept. Annual Undergraduate Art Exhibition
March 25 - April 10, 2011
Artist Reception: Friday March 25, 2011 5-7 p.m.
Featuring the works of our undergraduate art students (Art Studio, GR/ILL, Art Education).
Torch Song: The Metals Invitational
January 21 - March 11, 2011
Artist Reception: Friday January 21, 2011 6-8 p.m.
Featured Artists: Graham Carson, Lynn Duggan, Loraine Cooley, Juan Carlos Caballero-Perez, Leonard Urso, Albert Paley, Chris Irick, Barbara Walter, Stephen Saracino, Tara Nahabetian, Victoria Moore, Patrice Case, Cappy Cournard, Suzanne Amendolara
Black & White: Art in Business Decision Making
November 28, 2010 - January 9, 2011
Artist Receptions: November 28, 5-7 p.m., December 10, 6-8 p.m., and January 7, 6-8 p.m.
Features the works of George Morgenstern.
Nazareth College Department of Art Faculty Exhibit
October 26 - November 13, 2010
Artist Reception: Friday November 12, 5-7 p.m.
Concurrence: Messina & Sardisco
September 1 - October 17, 2010
Features the works of Karen Sardisco—Monroe Community College Faculty and Mitch Messina—Nazareth College Faculty.
Netsky & Germanow
Opening Alumni Weekend, Netsky & Germanow features the prints of Nazareth faculty member, Ron Netsky and the sculpture of Jacquie Germanow.
Nazareth College Graduate Art Education Art Show
May 7 - 9, 2010
Demonstrating excellence as artists and educators, the show features the artwork of graduate art education majors.
Nazareth College Undergraduate Studio Art Show
April 6 - 25, 2010
The annual juried show of undergraduate studio art students' work.
Inside Out Haudenosaunee
February 14 - March 28, 2010
Curated by Peter Jemison, artist and director of Ganondagan State Historic Site, the show features artwork from Native American contemporary artists. Selected artists include art school, university-trained and self-taught artists. Drawing on their unique cultural identity, these artists respond to today's global concerns as Haudenosaunee and as artists.
Shared Spaces 2010: The High School Art Teacher & Student Show
January 15 - February 6, 2010
Celebrating the grand tradition of artistic mentoring, high school art teachers will be exhibiting their work with graduating art students. With more than 20 local districts participating, expect an exciting event showcasing master artists and their students.
Nazareth College Department of Art Faculty Exhibition
November 13 - December 13, 2009
The annual exhibition of art department faculty artwork.