Who Are We?
ArtAwake is organized by a team of students at the University of Rochester and is a collaboration of a myriad of local organizations. Since 2008, the annual festival has already transformed four vacant buildings in Rochester through the participation of hundreds of local artists and musicians with over 1,500 average attendees. The 6th Annual ArtAwake will be held on on April 20th, 2013.
From The Blog
With just under a week to go we are getting very excited about ArtAwake 2013! We have spent the past two weekends cleaning and preparing the site. It has been quite the task! However, we are pleased to say that it is looking great. We have the walls up and we are ready to hang [...]Read Post
Art is awake! We discovered him sleeping outside the Memorial Art Gallery and followed him as he brought Rochester to life on his way to the site of ArtAwake 2013, the Sibley Building. Visit the ArtAwake 2013 tab on the main website to watch the video! Also, visit the ArtAwake Facebook page for pictures of [...]Read Post
The performance schedule for ArtAwake 2013 is almost finalized! Check back for updates in the next few days. As a sneak preview of what you can expect from this year’s lineup, here is our first featured performer: percussionist Peter Ferry Peter Ferry is a musical explorer. A self-described solo percussionist, he has ventured into unique [...]Read Post
Hi everyone, and welcome to the ArtAwake 2013 blog! We’ll be keeping you updated on the festival’s progress as well as some cool things happening in the arts around Rochester. First up: this year’s location. We’re pleased to announce that ArtAwake 2013 will be held on April 20th in the Sibley Tower Building at [...]Read Post