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Past Exhibits 2014

 

 

Valerie Goodwin, African Burial Ground II, 2009

 

 

June 6 - August 17, 2014

Cartography: Artists as Map Makers
Art Quilt Maps by Valerie Goodwin

 

 

 

March 29 - May 25, 2014

Made in New York 2014

Made in NY is an annual juried exhibition featuring works by artists residing in New York State.This eclectic exhibition showcases photography, painting, sculpture, book arts and much more. This years jurors were, Michael Sickler and Kim Waale.

 

January 26 - March 16, 2014

Both Ends of the Rainbow 2014

This annual exhibition features over 1,000 works of

art by preK-12 grade students and senior citizens

from Cayuga County.

Past Exhibits 2013

October 27, 2013 - January 5, 2014

Quilts=Arts=Quilts 2013

Quilts=Art=Quilts 2013 is the Schweinfurth Art Center's 33rd annual juried quilt exhibition. The exhibition included 79 quilts by 70 artists that were chosen from 248 submissions by 199 quilters from around the world.

August 25 - October 13, 2013

Fertile Imagination: Art & Agriculture

Fertile Imagination: Art & Agriculture is a curated exhibition that features 84 works of art by 28 artists, focusing on the impact of regional agriculture through visual expression. The exhibition highlights artwork inspired by our region’s agriculture, including themes of farming, agri-business, land, environment, community and more. Works of art examine agricultural material culture and objects, issues, landscape, architecture, science, products, practices, and traditions.

May 26 - August 11, 2013

Innovators & Legends: Generations in Textiles and Fiber

Innovators and Legends: Generations in Textiles and Fiber is an exhibition of artwork by multiple generations of top-tier, internationally celebrated fiber artists.The exhibit was organized by the Muskegon Museum of Art for a national tour.

March 30 - May 12, 2013

Made in NY 2013

Made in NY is an annual juried exhibition featuring works by artists residing in New York State.This eclectic exhibition showcases photography, painting, sculpture, book arts and much more. This year Jurors Erika Fowler-Decantur and Jerome Witkin examined 556 entries by 288 artists, of which 61 were selected for the exhibition.

January 27 - March 17, 2013

Both Ends of the Rainbow

This annual exhibition features over 1,000 works of

art by preK-12 grade students and senior citizens

from Cayuga County.

Past Exhibits 2012

October 28, 2012 - January 6, 2013

Quilts=Art=Quilts 2012

Quilts=Art=Quilts 2012 is the Schweinfurth Art Center's 32nd annual juried quilt exhibition. The exhibition included 77 quilts by 61 artists that were chosen from 331 submissions by 190 quilters from around the world. The exhibition also included quilts by jurors Terry Jarrard-Dimond, Jan Myers Newbury, and Leslie Joan Riley.

September 1 - October 14, 2012

Fall Exhibitions 2012

The fall shows featured 95 artworks in two exhibitions:

  • Celebrating the Ordinary: A Photojournalist's Tribute to Norman Rockwell's America by Kevin Rivoli
  • Shared Space: Photographs by Joe Librandi-Cowan

June 1 - August 19, 2012

Summer Exhibitions 2012

The summer shows featured 79 artworks in three exhibitions:

  • Super Saturated: Pigment & Pattern

(Curated by Kenise Barnes)

  • Fold and Unfold: The Cloth and Quilts of Elin Noble
  • illuminations 2012: thérèse verley strodel

March 31 - May 20, 2012

Made in NY 2012

Annual juried exhibition featuring 75 contemporary works of art by 73 New York State artists. Artists in this year's exhibition were selected from 549 submissions by 294 artists. This eclectic exhibition showcases photography, painting, video, sculpture, book arts and more.

January 29 - March 18, 2012

Both Ends of the Rainbow

This annual exhibition features over 1,000 works of

art by preK-12 grade students and senior citizens

from Cayuga County.

Past Exhibits 2011

October 30, 2011 – January 8, 2012

Quilts=Art=Quilts 2011

Quilts=Art=Quilts 2011 is the Schweinfurth Art Center's 31st annual juried quilt exhibition. The exhibition included 82 quilts by 74 artists. Jurors were Terry Jarrard-Dimond, Elin Noble, and Cynthia Schira.

September 2 – October 23, 2011

Quietude: Paintings and Drawings by Chris Baker and Harry Bliss

This exhibition featured two artists from the Finger Lakes region that share long standing and prolific artistic careers. Both painters depict tranquil scenes best described as “quietude.” Derived from the title of Harry Bliss’ painting “Quietude,” – this state of stillness or calm is reflected in outdoor landscapes, interiors, and contemplative portraits.

June 11 - August 21, 2011

Summer Exhibitions 2011

The summer shows featured 74 artworks in three exhibitions:

  • New York Prints of Mind: Prints from Universal Limited Art Editions
  • Jane Dunnewold: Sacred Planet
  • Brian Roach: A Transgressive Look at Beauty

March 26 - May 29, 2011

Made in NY 2011

Annual juried exhibition featuring 77 contemporary works of art by 52 New York State artists. Artists in this year's exhibition were selected from 684 submissions by 356 artists. The selected artists come from cities and towns all over NYS from Brooklyn to Buffalo. This eclectic exhibition showcases photography, painting, sculpture, book arts and much more.

January 30 - March 13, 2011

Both Ends of the Rainbow

Both Ends of the Rainbow is the Schweinfurth Art Center’s annual exhibit of artwork by students in grades K - 12 from Cayuga County and local senior citizens.

Past Exhibits 2010

October 31, 2010 - January 9, 2011

Quilts=Art=Quilts 2010

Quilts=Art=Quilts is the Schweinfurth Art Center's annual juried quilt exhibition. The Art Center has long recognized the importance of quilts as a visual medium, and has been presenting quilts in an art gallery setting since 1981.

August 28 - October 17, 2010

Fred Yehl: A Retrospective

Landscapes: Neil Berger, Nancy Treherne Craig & Neil Berger

85 paintings depicting flowers, landscapes, animals and trees by 92 year old Skaneateles artist Fred Yehl were exhibited August 28 - October 17, 2010 along with over 30 contemporary landscapes by 3 NYS artists.

May 29 - August 15, 2010

Nancy Crow: Recent and New Work

The quilts of world renowned artist Nancy Crow were featured in a solo exhibition of her work at the Schweinfurth Art Center May 29 - Aug 15, 2010.  Nancy Crow has been the most significant quilt artist in the country for the past 30 years and she has been a leader in promoting and establishing quilting as a medium on par with other fine arts.

March 27 - May 16, 2010

Made in NY 2010

Annual juried exhibition featuring 73 contemporary works of art by 58 New York State artists. Artists in this year's exhibition were selected from 544 submissions by 282 artists. The selected artists come from 34 cities and towns all over NYS from Albany to Fredonia. This eclectic exhibition showcases photography, painting, sculpture, book arts and much more.

January 31 - March 14, 2010

Both Ends of the Rainbow

Both Ends of the Rainbow is the Schweinfurth Art Center’s annual exhibit of artwork by students in grades K - 12 from Cayuga County and local senior citizens.



Past Exhibits 2009

November 1 - January 10, 2010

Quilts=Art=Quilts 2009

Quilts=Art=Quilts is the Schweinfurth Art Center's annual juried quilt exhibition. The Art Center has long recognized the importance of quilts as a visual medium, and has been presenting quilts in an art gallery setting since 1981.

August 29 - October 17, 2009

Collage + Assemblage

Exhibit featured 22 contemporary artists with over 115 works of art that all were created utilizing at least three elements such as paper, cloth, wood, metal or found objects.

On View in Gallery Julius: Capturing a Moment: Work by Leigh Yardley

June 6 - August 22, 2009

Made In NY 2009

Annual juried exhibition featuring New York State artists. Two and three-dimensional work was considered including, but not limited to, photography, sculpture, ceramics, painting, drawing, fiber and digital art.

Stanford Kay

March 21 - May 23, 2009

Readings and Artist Made Books

Readings was a small group exhibition featuring sculpture, paintings and photographs of books by Adam Bateman, Stanford Kay and Buzz Spector.  These three artists explore the book, each in their own way: as subject, object and material.  They focus on content and their relationship to it as an object. Artist Made Books featured the work of eight regional book artists. Their work explores traditional printmaking processes, altered books and digital techniques.Roadside featured photographs by Auburn artist Susan Brooks Talbot.

 

January 25 - March 8, 2009

Both Ends of the Rainbow

Both Ends of the Rainbow is the Schweinfurth Art Center’s annual exhibit of artwork by students in grades K - 12 from Cayuga County and local senior citizens.

Past Exhibits 2008

Terry Jarrard-Dimond, Amulets, 2007

November 2, 2008 - January 4, 2009

Quilts=Art=Quilts 2008

This year’s exhibition featured 87 quilts by 68 artists, showcasing some of the finest examples of contemporary quilting from around the country.  The 2008 jurors, Cynthia Corbin, Bruce Hoffman and Denys Schmidt, chose from over 360 entries by over 215 quilters and selected quilts for their overall visual impact, design and originality.

August 31 - October 18, 2008

Highways & Byways: American Road Culture

This exhibit included 74 works of contemporary art by 18 artists from around the country. Their work is inspired by, related to, or depicts American highways & byways and includes an array of media from graphic paintings to retro photographs.

Jamie Ashlaw, Little Gem Diner

Made in NY 2007

Made in NY 2008

June 21 - August 23, 2008

Made in NY 2008

Annual juried exhibition featuring New York State artists. Two and three-dimensional work will be accepted including, but not limited to, photography, sculpture, ceramics, painting, drawing, fiber and digital art.

April 26 - June 14, 2008

Unsung Heroes: African American Soldiers in the Civil War: Photographs by William Earle Williams Produced by William E. Williams and Light Work in Syracuse, NY. Emancipation and Denigration: Thomas Nast Pictures Black America Curated by Jay G. Williams, the Walcott-Bartlett Professor of Religious Studies at Hamilton College and organized by Emerson Gallery, Hamilton College, Clinton, NY. Uncovering the Path to Freedom: Photographs of the Underground Railroad by William Earle Williams Organized by the Emerson Gallery, Hamilton College, Clinton, NY.

Three exhibits exploring key moments in African American history through photography and political satire.

For Edward

Old Fort House, Fort Edward, NY, 2001 from Uncovering the Path to Freedom

Nick Lamia, untitiled, 2008

March 8 – April 19, 2008

Mixed Paint

The Art Center’s spring exhibition, Mixed Paint, featured 12 contemporary artists from New York State including Mary Begley, Buffalo, Stephen Carlson, Syracuse, Rachel Harms, Skaneateles, Melissa Johnson, Marcellus, Nick Lamia, Brooklyn, David Mann, New York City, Christopher McEvoy, Brooklyn, Iona Park, Saratoga Springs, NY, David Schirm, Buffalo, Robert Sherrill, Cortland, Ludwig Stein, Syracuse, Kathleen Thum, Saratoga Springs.  This exhibit showcases painters working in various nonrepresentational styles.

January 27 - February 24, 2008

Both Ends of the Rainbow

Both Ends of the Rainbow gives children and seniors in our community the unique opportunity to display their work in a professional art gallery.  It offers a memorable and positive experience not only for those participating in the exhibit but also for many of their peers, families and friends. 

Past Exhibits 2007

Emily Richardson,
Spooky Woods

Quilts=Art=Quilts
November 4, 2007 - January 6, 2008
This year's exhibition will feature 89 contemporary quilts by 80 artists from around the country, Canada, Ireland & Japan. Our 2007 jurors Liz Axford, Nancy Halpern & Jonathan Holstein reviewed 331 quilts by 194 artists.

Context: Art, Words & Letters
September 1 - October 27, 2007
Featuring drawings, paintings and two-dimensional designs by four New York State artists, Stacey Fisher, Deb Hall, Tom Mazzullo & Louise P. Sloane, this exhibit explores the use of text in visual imagery.

Revelation: Lane Twitchell, Drawing & Painting
September 1 - October 27, 2007
Lane Twitchell is an artist working in Brooklyn who creates large-scale, vividly-colored paintings from intricately folded and cut paper.  The artist's elaborate, repetitive designs reference religion, landscape, suburbia and modern art. The exhibition will include 15 works. An an illustrated catalog featuring an essay by the curator, Thomas Piché Jr., will accompany the exhibition.

Made in NY 2007
June 30 - August 25, 2007.
84 contemporary works of art by 68 NYS artists were chosen Made in NY 2007. This year's exhibition will include a wide variety of media including paintings, sculpture, textiles, works on paper, multi-media installations and more.

Hope Zaccagni, Three in Miller, Oil on panel

Frank A. Barney: A Man Of His Time

Frank A. Barney: A Man Of His Time
Frank A. Barney: A Man Of His Time, May 5 - June 23, 2007.  A prolific artist who resided in Auburn, NY for over 70 years. Barney is most well know for his paintings of the Finger Lakes region, though he was well traveled and he was associated with some of the important artists and art movements of his time including the American Barbizon and the American Impressionist painters.

Drawing on Purpose
Drawing on Purpose, March 10 - April 28, 2007.  This exhibit will showcase drawing that is purposeful and gives audiences the opportunity to see the work of regional artists.

Drawing on Purpose 2007

Both Ends of the Rainbow 2006

Both Ends of the Rainbow
Both Ends of the Rainbow, February 3 - March 3, 2007.  Annual exhibition featuring artwork by school children and senior citizens.

Past Exhibits 2006

Quilts=Art=Quilts 2005

Quilts=Art=Quilts
Quilts=Art=Quilts 2006, November 4, 2006 – January 7, 2007.  The prospectus for the 25th annual juried quilt show, Quilts=Art=Quilts, is now available. Jurors: Ann Clarke, M. Joan Lintault, Robert Shaw.

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Facets of Perception
by Zeuxis, An Association of Still Life painters will be on view September 2 – October 28, 2006.  The impulse behind this exhibit was to discover how each artist would deal with a particular requirement—the inclusion of a simple tumbler within their paintings.

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Ryan Jackson, Antics of the Suit:  The Twirler

Made in NY 2006

On View June 24 - August 26, 2006


71 New York State artists were chosen for the Schweinfurth Art Center’s annual juried exhibit which will feature 83 works of art including paintings, sculpture, textiles, works on paper, multi-media installations and more.

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Brush Strokes & Land Marks

April 29 - June 17, 2006. A group exhibition featured landscape paintings by established regional and nationally known artists.

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Karl Heerdt, Monin's Marsh II, 2004

Sculpture: Carved, Cast & Constructed,

Rina Peleg, Raw Earth

Sculpture: Carved, Cast & Constructed,
March 5 - April 22, 2006. This exhibit featured 9 contemporary artists who worked with three dimensional forms in a variety of media including wood, glass, metal, clay, bronze, fiber, found objects and mixed media installations.

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Both Ends of the Rainbow
January 28 – February 25, 2006
Annual exhibition featuring works by local
school children and senior citizens.

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Both Ends of the Rainbow 2005
Past Exhibits 2005
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Both Ends of the Rainbow
January 29 – February 27, 2005
Annual exhibition featuring works by local school children and senior citizens.
Both Ends of the Rainbow 2005
Go Figure Go Figure
March 5- April 24, 2005

Exhibit of 12 regional contemporary artists who work with the human figure in a variety of media including drawing, painting, printmaking, photography and sculpture as they explore the physicality of the human body as well as issues of personality, memory, mood, gender roles and contemporary history.
COLOR THEORY
April 30 – June 19, 2005
A contemporary abstract painting exhibit curated by Kenise Barnes featuring 9 painters from the New York City area. Views in Black & White: Photographs from the Permanent Collection, exhibit included over 50 natural landscape photographs including 2 by renowned photographer Ansel Adams.
Gallery Julius: Face It: ‘Traditigal’ Imaging Inside and Out
by Richard Harvey.
COLOR THEORY
Made in NY 2005 Made in NY 2005
June 25 - August 28, 2005
Annual juried exhibition of fine arts by New York State Artists. Jurors: Margo Mensing and Marion Wilson.
Gallery Julius: Photographs by Merit Esther Engelke.
As the Crow Flies
September 4 – October 30, 2005
A group exhibit including paintings, collage, sculpture, installations, artist books and mixed media drawings inspired by crows. Gallery Julius: Kids Crow Art.
As the Crow Flies
Quilts=Art=Quilts Quilts=Art=Quilts
November 5, 2005 – Janunary 8, 2006
24th annual juried quilts show featuring 93 traditional and innovative quilts. Jurors:  Jeannette DeNicolis Meyer and Paula Nadelstern.
Past Exhibits 2004
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Domestic Bliss: Refrigerator Art & More Domestic Bliss: Refrigerator Art & More
February 1 - March 28, 2004
Featured installations, paintings, sculpture and photography, this exhibit explores issues of domesticity and the artist's interpretations of "home."
Both Ends of the Rainbow
April 3 - May 2, 2004
Annual exhibition featuring works by
local school children and senior citizens.
Both Ends of the Rainbow
WATERCOLOR: Still Lifes, Landscapes & Abstractions WATERCOLOR: Still Lifes, Landscapes & Abstractions
Roger Freeman Photographs: Minor League Baseball
Sharon Gordon: New Paintings

May 8 – June 27, 2004.
Gallery Julius: Side by Side: Work by SUNY
Oswego BFA Students

Made in NY 2004
July 3 - August 22, 2004
Annual juried exhibition of fine arts by New York State Artists. Jurors: Al Bremmer & Sarah McCoubrey
Gallery Julius: Aesop’s Fables by Fred Yehl
Made in NY 2004
John McQueen: A Weakest Verb, Curated by Ian Berry John McQueen: A Weakest Verb,
Curated by Ian Berry

September 4 – October 31, 2004
Also on view Material Evidence: Clay, Fiber, Glass:
Work by Erika Carter, Ann Clarke, Rick Hirsh, Elizabeth Lyons
Gallery Julius: Color, Light & Shadow by Hilary Gifford
Quilts=Art=Quilts
November 6, 2004 – January 9, 2005
23rd annual juried quilts show featuring 104 traditional and innovative quilts. Jurors: Emily Richardson, Mary Lou Schwinn, Joan Shay
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