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Visit the Art Center for free admission from 5-8pm on the First Friday of every month. First Fridays often include artist demonstrations, art making activities, live music and light refreshments. Visit this website for updates or call us at 315.255.1553 for details about upcoming First Fridays.   

Auburn's First Friday is sponsored by Auburn's Historic & Cultural Sites Commission, Auburn Downtown Business Improvement District, and the Fred M. Everett and Ora H. Everett Charitable Trust. For more information about activities at other Auburn sites on First Friday, please visit the Auburn Business Improvement District's website www.auburndowntown.org or call 315.252.7874. 

Friday, April 7
Join us for an interactive demonstration by artists Lorne Covington and Douglas Quin, creators of "Paradise," an immersive sound installation which responds to your movements within the exhibit space. Learn how the artists integrate sound recordings from around the world and utilize cutting-edge technology like motion cameras to map the positioning and movement of exhibit visitors. The artists will give a short lecture at 6pm, and be available from 5:30-8pm for demonstrations.The presentation made possible in part with public funds from the NYSCA 2017 Electronic Media and Film Presentation Funds Grant program, administered by the ARTS Council of the Southern Finger Lakes
 
Opportunity to view other new spring exhibitions also: "Made in NY 2017: Envisioning the Future," and Theresa Daddona-Traub's "What Makes a Heart Bleed?" Light refreshments will be served. Free and open to the public.