Genesee Pottery (at the Genesee Center for the Arts & Education in Rochester, NY)

September 2015-August 2016
Application Deadline: April 15, 2015
year-long residency program in a community ceramics studio in
Rochester, NY. Residents are given materials at cost, and free firing,
as well as studio space and 24/7 access. The Residents agree to a
combined 15 hours of studio/gallery/teaching per week. The
residency begins September, 2015 and runs through August, 2016.
Applicants are juried by a staff panel and emphasis is put on the
portfolio’s quality of work and the candidates expressed desire to be a
part of a community studio. There is no bias or preference for
functional work over sculptural or vice-versa.
Please complete the application below and submit with the following required items:
  • CD with 15-20 images of recent (within a year) work (300dpi jpgs)
  • Written descriptions of images, including size, materials and titles
  • CV/Resume
  • Artist statement 
  • 2 letters of recommendation 
Mail your completed application with the above materials to: 
Genesee Pottery, 713 Monroe Avenue
Rochester, NY 14607.
Questions about the residency or your application? 
Contact: Kate Whorton at or (585) 271-5183