ACYC Yates County Arts Center Arts Center of Yates County
ACYC Social Network Arts Center of Yates County Facebook ACYC Flickr ACYC YoyTube ACYC on Twitter
ACYC hr
     
Arts Center of Yates County Juried Show

Upcoming Events

Welcome to the Arts Center of Yates County. This website will keep you up to date with events, exhibits, workshops, and all things concerning the arts in Yates County, NY. Check back often and don’t forget to join us on Facebook & Twitter!

January - February "Perspectives" Newsletter

Dates: February 28, 2017
Read the latest issue of PERSPECTIVES our Arts Center newsletter! Winter classes and workshops, Exhibit news, Volunteer recognition, Sunny Point updates, and so much more! CLICK HERE to access the current "Perspectives" issue.

Art of Wine - August Diemel from Keuka Springs

Dates: March 7, 2017
Back by popular demand!  Local winemakers discuss their art and illustrate with tastings.  An in-depth look at local wines and how they are made - come to one, several or all!  Must be 21 years of age to take these classes.  August Diemel will demonstrate for Keuka Springs.  Each class $12 members, $15 for not-yet-members. Call the Arts Center at 315-536-8226 to register!

Art of Wine Class - Ray Spencer of Water Street Wines and Spirits

Dates: March 21, 2017 - March 21, 2017
Back by popular demand!  Local winemakers discuss their art and illustrate with tastings.  An in-depth look at local wines and how they are made - come to one, several or all!  Must be 21 to take these classes.  Each class $12 members, $15 not-yet-members.  Ray Spencer from Water Street Wines will be teaching this workshop.  Please call the Arts Center at 315-536-8226 to register. 

Artisan Cheeses of Western New York

Dates: March 23, 2017 - March 23, 2017
The northwestern area of the Finger Lakes is producing some of the most interesting and most thoughtfully created artisan cheeses in the state.  Cornell Cooperative Extension Dairy Processing Specialist (and Harvest NY team member) Carl Moody will share what cheesemakers are doing in the region as well as samples of some of their best work.   Instructor: Carl Moody.  $12 members, $15 not-yet-members.  Please call the Art Center at 315-8226 to register.

Rhapsody in Blue

Dates: March 24, 2017
“Rhapsody in Blue” is the second exhibit in 2017 to focus on the theme of Earth Art. Featuring work from photographer Howard LeVant and glass artist Eli Applebaum, the exhibit will include works from many local and regional artists that focus on the blues of the sky and streams, ponds, lakes and oceans.The opening reception for Rhapsody in Blue will be held on Friday, March 24 from 5-7 pm at the Arts Center of Yates County’s Flick Gallery. Read More

Painting with Pat

Dates: April 5, 2017 - April 26, 2017
Explore still oil painting with award-winning artist Patricia Tribastone. The class will covers a variety of techniques and studio activity.  April 5, 12, 19 and 26, 2017 - 11 AM to 3 PM.

Golden Paints Lecture - The A to Z of Acrylics

Dates: April 8, 2017 - April 8, 2017
Learn how acrylics can be used as grounds for other media, get key information on color mixing for brilliant hues and blending and explore the use of gels to create unique textured surfaces. Advance registrants receive free product samples!  $5.00.  Instructor:  Patti Mollica.  Call the Arts Center at 315-536-8226 to register.

Golden Paints Workshop - The A to Z of Textures and Surfaces

Dates: April 8, 2017 - April 8, 2017
Experiment with a variety of materials offering dramatic textural possibility for watercolor, pastel, acrylic and oils!  Participants will receive 12 pretreated surface panels, product samples and have the use of Golden products during class.  $55 members, $60 not-yet members.  Call the Arts Center at 315-536-8226 to register.

OUT OF SCHOOL ART for KIDS

Dates: April 14, 2017 - April 22, 2017
Creative classes for Kids during the April school break! Kids can try Tortilla Making; Playing in the Dirt, Flubber, Fairy Houses, Splatter Painting, Rope a Dope, Magazine Silhouettes... and more! Visit our WORKSHOP page for details! Call 315-536-8226 to save your child's spot.

CALL for ARTISTS!

Dates: April 20, 2017
ARTISTS Enter Jan 1 - April 20, 2017 - The 2017 Painting and Photography Juried Show at the Arts Center of Yates County will be held from June 5th-July 6th, 2017. You may view the Prospectus for the show on-line at the Art Center of Yates County website. The Prospectus gives all the details of how to enter the show as well as all the dates.SEE IMAGE LINK at Top of Page. Entries will be accepted from January 1 - April 20th. ."ACYC Entry Page on ShowSubmit" Call 315-536-8226 for more information.

Sixth Annual B&B Tour

Dates: April 22, 2017
The Sixth Annual Arts Center Bed and Breakfast Tour will be held on Saturday, April 22 from 11 am to 5 pm. This popular fundraising event highlights the art of hospitality as expressed by some of our region’s finest lodgings, this year along the western shore of Seneca Lake. Tickets for the tour are $30 per person in advance, $27 per person for groups of three or more and $34 per person day of the event. Tickets will be available starting mid-March at the Arts Center.  CLICK HERE for details!  

March - April "Perspectives"

Dates: April 30, 2017
Spring is just around the corner! Read the latest issue of PERSPECTIVES - our Arts Center newsletter! New classes and workshops, Exhibit news, B&B Tour, Juried Show, Volunteer recognition, Sunny Point updates, and so much more! CLICK HERE for the March 2017 issue of "Perspectives"

Rediscovering Art with Mr. Gillespie

Dates: May 4, 2017 - May 11, 2017
Rediscover the fun of drawing, painting and expressing yourself artistically with noted artist (and popular former Penn Yan School art teacher)  Bob Gillespie.  No experience or prerequisites (except middle school art class with Mr. G?) necessary.  $32 members, $40 not-yet-members.  Instructor:  Bob Gillespie.  Please contact the Art Center at 315-536-8226 to register.

Check out our 2017 Exhibit schedule

Dates: December 31, 2017
See what Exhibits are on the 2017 calendar! Click Here

 
Art Center Maps
ACYC Penn Yan
ACYC Sunny Point
 
Arts Center Calendar
February 2017
SMTWTFS
 1234
567891011
12131415161718
19202122232425
262728 
 

Site Search

 
ACYC Logo ARTS CENTER OF YATES COUNTY
127 Main St., Penn Yan NY 14527
Open Monday - Friday 10 am to 4 pm
Sat. 9 am to 1 pm,  Ph: 315.536.8226
Email: info@artscenteryatescounty.org
     
ACYC
Arts Center of Yates County
NYSCA

©2017 Arts Center of Yates County  •   127 Main Street, Penn Yan, NY 14527   •   info@artscenteryatescounty.org   •   Ph: 315.536.8226g   •   Programs at the
Arts Center of Yates County are supported in part with public funds from the New York State Council on the Arts State & Local Partnership Program.
Web Site Design by www.DougAmey.com   •   Database Programming by The Gain Company