Exhibitions & Events

Western New York Artists X8 

Opening Reception:
Saturday, November 2,
On view until November 29, 2019

This exhibition will showcase eight artists residing in Western New York who work in various media including painting (both representational and non-representational), printmaking, mixed media and sculpture (carved stone, cast bronze and other natural materials).

Artists will include:
George Gilham • Kaitlyn Gilham • Norma Joy • Eric Knerr • Susan Nowak • Joseph Orffeo • Rose Popper • JoAnn Vanderheite

Thursday, December 5, 2019

see it. buy it. take it off the wall.

Join us for this unique opportunity to purchase an
original 5 x 7 piece of artwork for just $20.

Hundreds of 5 x 7 sized original pieces of artwork are exhibited on the main gallery wall in the Carnegie Art Center. Each piece is donated by award-winning, local artists, committed to supporting the arts and programing within our community.

Learn more HERE

Professional Headshots for Artists
Thursday, Nov 14, 4-8PM and
Saturday, November 16, 12-4PM

Sign up for a time slot HERE: 

The headshot you submit with your portfolio is often times the first face a gallery or buyer puts to your work. It can be your avatar, your stand-in, and it helps speak for you when you’re not present.

The Carnegie Art Center will host a two day photography session for artists, musicians and people working in the arts to get their professional headshots taken by local photographer, Raul J. Marrero.

Each participant will be able to select a 20 min slot time with the link below.

Members of the Carnegie will be able to choose 2 digital images.
Non-members can choose 1 digital image.
We will check your membership status when you arrive for your photo shoot.

Each session will cost $30.

We will provide all of the photography equipment needed including a gray backdrop and someone to edit the photos. You may bring props with you. All participants will be able to choose between a black and white image or color.

Register here to secure a time slot:

We will send you a conformation email with payment options.

Participants of the headshot sessions will also receive an exclusive 10% discount to get a digital image of their artwork at Pencil in the River Studio Inc.. Located directly down the street from the Carnegie, Pencil in the River has been creating high quality images for artists for over 20 years. 
More information will be provided for participants of the headshot series only.

Proceeds from the photo series will support the photographer and the Carnegie Art Center.

8th Annual Holiday Trunk Show!
Saturday, December 14

You are invited to the 8th Annual Holiday Trunk Show on Saturday, Dec. 14th, 12-5pm at the Carnegie Art Center! This will be a perfect place to get all your Holiday shopping done. We will have 20+ vendors on site selling handcrafted items.

The Holiday Trunk Show will showcase high quality artwork and handmade gifts made locally by artists and craftspeople of WNY.

List of participating artists coming soon!
Join the Facebook event page HERE