Past Exhibits

Excellence in Fibers VII

May 28 to Aug. 14, 2022

View some of the best fiber artworks as curated by Fiber Art Now national magazine in this annual exhibit. Categories include wall/floor works, sculptures, wearables, and more.

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Here/Hear

May 28 to Aug. 14, 2022

Artist Quinn Hunter, a North Carolina native, displays pieces from two of her recent series that revolve around the erasure of Black bodies and culture.

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In God’s Voice: A Celebration of the Spirituality of Harriet Tubman

May 28 to Aug. 14, 2022

Syracuse artist and storyteller Vanessa Johnson examines Harriet Tubman’s faith through the quilts and fiber art in her Emerging Artists Project exhibition at the Schweinfruth and Cayuga Museum

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Made in NY 2022

March 26 to May 15, 2022

Enjoy some of the best works by artists who live in New York State in this annual juried exhibit at the Schweinfurth, now in its 26th year. The 2022 edition includes 77 pieces by 70 artists.

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Recycled Light: An Ode to Neon

March 26-May 15, 2022

Recycled Light is an immersive, interactive installation made from discarded neon lighting salvaged over 20 years by Skaneateles artist Lorne Covington.

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Im-pressed Muses

March 26 to May 15, 2022

Owasco artist Victoria Savka displays her prints of animals in the Schweinfurth’s Gallery Julius

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Both Ends of the Rainbow 2022

Feb. 6 to March 12, 2022

This annual exhibit features more than 1,000 works of art created by pre-K to 12th-grade students in the Cayuga-Onondaga BOCES district as well as seniors who are Schweinfurth members or live in Cayuga County.

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Three Lakes Sampler

Feb. 6 to March 12, 2022

This exhibit includes artwork by students in the Talented and Gifted Program run by Cayuga Onondaga BOCES. It runs in conjunction with Both Ends of the Rainbow exhibition.

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Detail from "Sun's Gonna Shine in My Back Yard Some Day" by Mary Alexander from Hubbard, Ohio

Quilts=Art=Quilts 2021

Schweinfurth Art Center’s 40th annual “Quilts=Art=Quilts” exhibition features 72 artworks from 61 national and international artists.

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