171 Cedar Arts Center
171 Cedar Street
CorningNY  14830
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171s Houghton Gallery


 

171 Cedar Arts Center's Houghton Gallery is one of the area's premier visual arts venues. The gallery presents engaging work by today's artists, primarily from New York State.

 

Exhibitions, opening receptions, and gallery talks are free of charge. Special lectures and group tours can be arranged. Request to be added to the gallery mailing list or email list by contacting

 

Gallery hours are typically Monday - Thursday 9am-9pm, Friday 9am-8pm, and Saturday 9am-2pm. Call ahead on the weekend or late weeknights, as the Center's hours can vary due to class schedules.

 

Current Exhibition:

ROOTS & BLOSSOMS | PAST & PRESENT: an exhibition of artwork created by former and present-day students of 171 Cedar Arts Center and 2018 National Youth Art Month Exhibition

On Display: March 9-23

Opening Reception: March 9, 2018, 4-7 PM in 171's Houghton Gallery, located at 155 Cedar Street, Corning, NY

 

Upcoming Exhibitions:

Co-starring
P.J. ZIMMERLINK
DANIEL REIDY
On Display: April 6 May 26, 2018

Reception: Friday, April 6, 5 8 PM

 

The Work Of Alfred Valerio

On Display: June 7 - 29

Closing Reception: Friday, June 29, 5 - 8 PM

 

Summer Mosaic

Public Exhibition: July 16 - 18, 2018

Private Preview (Ticketed Event) First day to purchase artwork: July 19

Mosaic Bash (Ticketed Event) Second day to purchase artwork: July 20

New Moon Sale (Free to the public) Final two days to purchase artwork: July 21 and 22

 

Garden of Fire Exhibition

Evolving Creation and Display of Artwork: July 30 - August 17, 2018

Student and Public Reception: Friday, August 10, 11 AM - 7 PM

 

The Work of Rob Houghton

On Display: August 31 - October 13, 2018

Opening Reception: Friday, August 31, 5 - 8 PM

 

Plein Air Painting and Poetry: The Work of Bridget Bossart van Otterloo and Michael Czarnecki

On Display: October 26 - November 16, 2018

Opening Reception: Friday, October 26, 5 - 8 PM

 

pARTners: 171 and West End Gallery Feature The Work of Brian Keeler

On Display: November 30, 2018 - January 11, 2019

Opening Reception: Friday, November 30, 2018

 

The Work of Beth Landin

On Display: January 21 - February 15, 2019

Opening Reception: January 25, 2019, 5 - 8 PM

 

Past Exhibitions: 

The Ritual Table: A Place of Memory; A State of Mind

Featuring: Bridget Bossart van Otterloo, Geoff Heywood, Aaron Kather, Chris Longwell, Martha Manikas-Foster, Eugenia Meltzer, Abby O'Brian, Rita Rhodes, Laura Sanz, Jacques Schickel, Amanda Warren

February 9-24, 2018

Opening Reception: February 9, 2018, 5-7PM in 171's Houghton Gallery

 

Buechner Family Exhibit: Generations of Creativity - Presented by West End Gallery

December 1, 2017 - January 26, 2018

 

Satyavani Pippalla Akula | An Artist Explores Consciousness

September 8 - October 13, 2017

Closing Reception: October 6, 6pm

 

Samantha Calkins GAZE: Paintings and Photography

August 11-29, 2017
Reception: August 11, 2017, 7pm

 

Summer Mosaic Fundraiser

July

 

Laura Charles: Of Witches and Maidens: Reimagining and celebrating female characters in myth, folklore, and pop-culture.

On display through June 16, 2017
Reception: May 12, 2016

 

WISHI WASHI Featuring Bradford Leiby

April 1- 30, 2017

 

National Youth Art Month a Program of The ARTS Council of the Southern Finger Lakes

March 1-31, 2017

Reception: March 10, 5-7pm, 155 Cedar Street, Corning

 

Memoirs: A Biographical Photography Exhibition

by Emilee Andrews

A tribute to the elderly, featuring images and stories of people aged 70+ throughout the Southern Tier

February 3-24, 2017

Opening Reception: February 3, 5-7pm

 

West End Gallery Presents: Director's Choice in the Houghton Gallery

December 2, 2016 - January 27, 2017

 

The Art of Color Paintings by Lucretia West
October 7 - November 26, 2016
Houghton Gallery Opening Reception: October 7, 5-7pm

Drake House, 155 Cedar Street, Corning

 

Paula DiSanto Bensadoun & Nancy Ridenour - Wing Beats & Flowering Moments

September 9 - 30, 2016

Reception: September 9 | 5:30 - 7:30 PM

nancyridenourartist.zenfolio.com

 

The Figure as a Functional Object: A Retrospective of Teapots, Tea Caddies, and Ceramic Sculpture

by Eugenia Frith Meltzer

August 8 - 26, 2016
Reception: August 5 | 5 - 7 PM
eugeniafrithmeltzerceramics.com