New art exhibit reception is Friday at Houghton University

An Artists Among Us initiative will hold a free artists reception Friday for a new exhibit at Houghton University.

Over a dozen students from Auntie’s Place, a teaching studio at Rushford, are displaying works in the Community Gallery at the basement level of Wesleyan Chapel at 1 Willard Avenue from 9AM to 6PM daily, through Sunday, May 12.

The exhibition reception, from 6PM to 8PM, April 5, will introduce works by Karen Barber, Barbara Caldwell, Ida Case, Linda Fiegl, Lorraine Hasper, Winnie Hettinger, Bonnie Leigh, Gail Kedzierski, Sally Miller, Lilly Milliman, Jean Nevinger, Sarah Phillips, and Carol Whitney.

Artists Among Us is an initiative of The Fountain Arts Center of Belmont which features the work of artists that rotates through several sites throughout Allegany County.

Students from Auntie’s Place Studio, managed by Sarah Phillips, will be displaying works created in oils, acrylics, colored pencil, watercolor, scratchboard, and mixed media.

Further information is available at or (585) 268-5951.