Welcome to

Main Street Arts

April 20, 2024 -
May 29, 2024

Exhibitions

Find out about our current and upcoming exhibitions and see our entire exhibition history, which dates back to 2013.

Youth Programs

Do you have a young artist in the family? Find out about our After School Art Experience and Art Saturdays programs.

Art Resource Library

The Robert and Francie Marx Art Resource Library located on our second floor houses a collection of over 1,500 books.

Shop

A unique selection of artwork made by artists living and working in the Finger Lakes and western New York.

Workshops & Events

Learn more about upcoming in-person opening receptions, artist talks, workshops, film screenings, as well as online exhibition walkthrough events.

Recent Posts

Take a peek inside the creative process of artists included in our exhibitions by reading Inside the Artist’s Studio posts on our blog! You’ll also find posts from past artists in residence and from our director.

I am a landscape painter living in the Hudson Valley of New York working primarily in pastels and encaustics. After a career as an
Pictured: Elizabeth in her studio I had a friend a couple of Christmas’s ago take me aside to say “I really like your paintings,
In 1976, after studying and teaching art history, I decided to focus on the creation and study of paintings. In graduate school in New

Recent Posts

Take a peek inside the creative process of artists included in our exhibitions by reading Inside the Artist’s Studio posts on our blog! You’ll also find posts from past artists in residence and from our director.

I am a landscape painter living in the Hudson Valley of New York working primarily in pastels and encaustics. After a career as an
Pictured: Elizabeth in her studio I had a friend a couple of Christmas’s ago take me aside to say “I really like your paintings,

Recent Posts

Take a peek inside the creative process of artists included in our exhibitions by reading Inside the Artist’s Studio posts on our blog! You’ll also find posts from past artists in residence and from our director.

I am a landscape painter living in the Hudson Valley of New York working primarily in pastels and encaustics. After a career as an

Cultivating a creative community

Main Street Arts is a nonprofit arts organization and art gallery specializing in showcasing contemporary art and fine craft from emerging and established Upstate New York artists. Located in the historic, picturesque village of Clifton Springs, NY, Main Street Arts’ mission is to promote the work of artists, encourage the creation of art, foster art education, and to increase community outreach through the arts.

Closed 7/28 through 8/3:

We will be closed to the public Friday, July 28 through Thursday, August 4 as we install our next exhibition, Inspired By Nature. Please join us for the opening reception on Friday, August 4 from 5 to 8pm!