Home: Anderson Alley Artists
Jan Hewitt TowsleyVisit this artist's listing
Medium: Weaving: Contemporary & Traditional
We are the heart of Rochester's "Neighborhood of the Arts," surrounded by the Memorial Art Gallery, Village Gate, ARTWalk, Craft Company #6, the Flatiron Building and the George Eastman House. Dozens of artists work in various media in our studios. See their work in the Artists section.
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Anderson Arts Building has joined in First Friday - Citywide Gallery Night. Each First Friday will feature a different art theme. Visit our building and artist's studios on the First Friday of each month, from 6–9 PM.
The dates are: Apr 4, May 2, and Jun 6, 2014.
Many artists open their studios for our Open House.
The dates are: Apr 12, May 10, and Jun 14, 2014.
We also organize open studios twice a year (and sometimes have other special events).
Our Holiday Gala Open Studio
Friday, December 5th, 2014, from 5–10 PM and
Saturday, December 6th from 11 AM–5 PM. (Note extended hours.)
In 2015, our spring event, Arti Gras, will be on: TBA
All events at the Anderson Alley Artists Studios are free and open to the public. Children are welcome too!
A Little about the Events
The artists work in fiber, painting, printmaking, pastels, ceramics, drawing, textiles, photography, mixed media, sculpture, weaving, jewelry, and book and lettering arts. You are invited to see demonstrations, ask questions, and spend a couple of hours in a very creative place!
This is a unique opportunity to visit artists in their own studios and to purchase original, one-of-a-kind artwork. Commissions are accepted and Gift Certificates are available.