Exhibitions & Events

Collages & Assemblages
From the Gerald Mead Collection

Opening Reception:
Thursday, September 5, 6-8PM
Tour of Exhibition w/ Gerald Mead: 
Wednesday, September 18 at 6PM
On View until October 4, 2019

This exhibition consists of over 50 collages and assemblages by artists associated with Western New York by birth or residency, and includes emerging artists as well as those with national and international reputations. The artworks were selected from the extensive collection of Gerald Mead, a noted Buffalo artist and educator. Included are works by many of the region’s most noteworthy historic and contemporary artists whose have worked in collage or assemblage including Nancy Belfer, Larry Bell, Susann Denny, Seymour Drumlevitch, Jack Edson, Joyce Hill, Cletus Johnson, Wes Olmsted, Russell Ram and Richard Rockford among others.

Call for Artists: Wine Can Label Art Contest
Deadline to drop off or mail artwork: Sept 7, 2019
The Carnegie Art Center is partnering with Cuvee Imports to host a wine can label art contest!
The winner will have their design printed on the Enchanté Rose wine can label which will be distributed throughout New York State by Cuvee Imports!
Learn more and submit your artwork here:


“Uncork Your Creativity” Event
September 14, 2019

Tickets can be purchased HERE

“Uncork your Creativity” will be a ticketed event where attendees 21+ can enjoy beer and wine samples from local breweries and wineries in addition to kombucha, food vendors and artist vendors.

Tickets are:
$20 pre-sale
$25 day of the event

Tickets include…
🍺 Craft Beer & Wine Samples
🎷 Live music from Matt’s Music Inc. and other local bands
🎟️ Raffles & prizes
🌼 Admission to the Carnegie Art Center’s galleries
– Art Activities including a screen printing workshop by the Western New York Book Arts Center and more!

*This event will announce the winner of a wine can label art contest!
Any artist who is a member of the Carnegie Art Center can submit a design for the contest. The winner’s artwork will be printed on a real wine can label for Enchanté Rose by Cuvée Imports.

Learn more about the contest here:

“Uncork your Creativity” is a fundraiser for the Carnegie Art Center. Thank you to our sponsors: Cuvée Imports

To become a sponsor or get involved, email info@carnegieartcenter.org or call 716-694-4400.

Patterns and Growth:
Works by Cindi O’Mara & Friends
Opening Reception: Thursday, October 10, 6-8pm
Artist Talk: Thursday, October 17 at 6PM
On view until November 1