Weeks Gallery 2017-18 Season

Exhibition Hours: M-F: 11 a.m. - 4 p.m., Sat 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. and by appointment. For tours and appointments contact Patricia Briggs at 716.338.1301. Visit the Weeks Gallery Facebook page for more information.

All events are free and open to the public.

The Weeks Gallery is located on the second floor of the Arts and Sciences building (ARCS) next to the Scharmann Theatre, on the Jamestown Campus.

JCC Art Department Faculty  |  September 11 - October 13

Painting, sculpture, ceramics, photography, video, and graphic design by art department faculty.

September 14, 6-8 p.m. | Reception
Meet the artists and enjoy refreshments and hors d'oeuvres.

September 27, noon-1 p.m. | Poetry reading
English department faculty read their poetry.

October 5, noon-1 p.m. | Discussion with art department faculty

Disbro artworkMiller artwork

American Scene: Life During the 1930s |  November 6 - December 14

Fine art prints depicting life in America during the Depression Era. Works from the collection of Marlin Casker, SUNY Oswego, and Indiana State University.

November 9, 6 p.m. | Presentation by SUNY Fredonia history professor Ellen Litwicki
Litwicki presents a talk about life in America during the Great Depression era in the Weeks Reception Hall, with a catered reception in the lobby to follow.

November 14, noon-1 p.m. | Meet local art collector Marlin Casker
Casker's fine art prints are the foundation of the exhibition.

1930s artwork

Art/Patient/Advocate: Elizabeth Jameson and Ted Meyer  |  February 13 - March 27, 2018

Artists use body scars, brain scans, and photographs, offering patients and caregivers new ways of visualizing disease.

February 15, 6-8 p.m. | Artist presentation
Artist Ted Meyer presents a talk about his book of photography entitled Scarred for Life at Scharmann Theatre. Catered reception in the lobby following the talk.

March 8, noon-1 p.m. | Exhibition tour
Informal tour of the exhibition by gallery director Patricia Briggs.

 woman in wheelchair artwork   

JCC Juried Student Art & Design 2018 |  April 26 - May 10

Student artwork exhibition

April 10-18 | Student submissions
Students are invited to enter their artwork in the competition.

April 26, 6-8 p.m. | Reception and awards ceremony

May 1, noon-1 p.m. | Discussion with art department faculty
“What Makes it Good?” informal noontime discussion with art department faculty members about how artworks are evaluated.


 

Center Gallery Fall 2017 Season

Exhibition Hours: M-Th: 8 a.m. - 7 p.m., F 8 a.m. - 3 p.m. 
* The gallery is closed on college holidays.

The Center Gallery is located on the second floor of the College Center (COLL) building, on the Cattaraugus County campus.

Southern Tier Biennial  |  September 23 - October 27

A professionally juried contemporary art exhibition open to artists living in the nine counties of the Southern Tier: Allegany, Broome, Cattaraugus, Chautauqua, Chemung, Steuben, Schuyler, Tioga, and Tompkins.

September 23, 4:30-6:30 p.m. | Reception
Meet the artists and enjoy refreshments and hors d'oeuvres and live entertainment by The State Street Ramblers. Need transportation to the reception? Contact Patricia Briggs.

Kanazawa artworkPanebianco artwork

From Turtle Island: Our Traditional Expressions |  November 3 - December 7

Thirteen artists share their traditional cultural art forms to raise the local and regional profiles of Native artists. Organizers Penelope Minner (Seneca, Turtle Clan, basket making) and Peter Jones (Onondaga, Beaver Clan, sculpture), hope the exhibition enlightens visitors to the past, present, and future of their people and traditions.

November 3, 6-8 p.m. | Reception
Meet the artists and enjoy refreshments and hors d'oeuvres. Need transportation to the reception? Contact Patricia Briggs.

Jones Turtle Island artworkHaynes Turtle Island artwork

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