Gabrielle Cohen

At the end of last year, I was thrilled to receive a research grant to create a body of work investigating the technological advancement of fabrication methods. I initially started thinking about this topic in the context of furniture. I was interested in the differences between how hand-made and machine-made furniture was produced and what […]

Amanda Lai

Amanda Lai in her studio

Working in multiple mediums, I often find it difficult to define what “type” of artist I am. My work draws influence from a variety of domains, including performance art, traditional painting, and new media, however, I would describe myself most closely as a storyteller.  I am have lived in the Finger Lakes Region for most […]

Hanging Jewelry on The Wall

A grouping of work in Multifaceted

From the Director—A series that offers a behind-the-scenes look at the exhibitions and events that take place at Main Street Arts, as well as insight from the director’s perspective on the artwork and artists featured. As with all of our exhibitions, I have been looking forward to installing our current show, Multifaceted: An Exhibition of Fine Jewelry. One of […]