Rochester Contemporary Art Center

Venue  |  Exhibitions
Rochester Contemporary Art Center
137 East Ave
Rochester, NY 14604
Venue Type: Gallery
Open hours
Wednesday - Sunday 1:00-5:00 p.m.
585 4612222
Gallery type
Non-Members: $2 / Members: Free

Rochester Contemporary Art Center is a venue for the exchange of ideas. As a center for thoughtful contemporary art we provide unique encounters for audiences and extraordinary opportunities for artists.

To support this mission, Rochester Contemporary Art Center:

  • Offers thoughtful contemporary art programming of all disciplines.
  • Presents the work of both renowned and emerging artists from around the world.
  • Provides exhibition, educational and networking opportunities for local artists.
  • Initiated and administers First Friday Citywide Gallery Night for the City of Rochester.
  • Fosters collaborative partnerships with other arts organizations and artists.
  • Builds community by bringing artists, patrons, students, teachers and enthusiasts together.
  • Is a social gathering place for artists, audiences, and the local community.
  • Is a neighborhood anchor for artistic activity and unique encounters in downtown Rochester.
  • Maintains organizational integrity and fiscal responsibility.