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34th Storrs All High Photo Show @ Kenan House Gallery
Apr 7 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm

For the 34th year, the Kenan Center in Lockport will present the Storrs All High Photo Show, featuring photos by students from regional high schools. April 7, 2-5PM.


The show opens Sunday, April 7 with a free public reception from 2 to 5 p.m. at the Kenan Center House Gallery, 433 Locust St., Lockport.

Awards will be presented at 3 p.m. Gallery hours are Monday-Friday, noon to 5 p.m.; Saturday and Sunday, 2 to 5 p.m. The exhibit continues through Sunday April 28.

Participating schools will be announced soon.

Sixteen category awards will be presented. They are: Best School Overall, Best of Show, Student Processed and Best of Show Commercially Processed; Black & White, Color, Urbanscape; Landscape, Floralscape, Portrait, Waterscape, Computer Generated, Still Life, Journalism/Documentary; Sports, Architecture, and Animal. In addition, one student form each school is recognized with a merit award. Photographer Lianna Hogan, BFA is this year’s juror who will select awardees.

The exhibit is named in honor of Lockport artist, William Storrs, who passed away in 2005. An accomplished artist and long-time contributor to visual arts programming at the Kenan Center, Storrs was instrumental in starting the All High Photo Show which was designed to showcase the photographic work of high school students throughout Western New York, and was an active participant in the installation of the works as well as the awards presentation.

Kenan House Gallery Hours
M-F, Noon-5 p.m.; Sat & Sun, 2-5 p.m.

2019 Kenan House Gallery Exhibit Sponsors

Grigg Lewis Foundation, Kenan Arts Council, William R. Kenan, Jr. Charitable Trust, M&T Bank, Mr. & Mrs. Samuel F. Ward, Kenan Quilters’ Guild.

Ladies Night Karaoke @ Taylor Theater on Kenan Campus
May 3 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm

You read that right! The Kenan Center will be hosting a Ladies-Only Karaoke Night inside our beautiful Taylor Theater. Ever dream of taking the stage to your favorite tune? Well here is your chance!


On Friday, May 3rd the Kenan will host our first ever Ladies Night Karaoke – fully equipped for a good time with a cocktail lounge, photo booth, appetizers and guest bartender mixing up specialty cocktails! This event is 21+ only.

$30 include 3 hours of karaoke, unlimited appetizers and your first drink! Limited tickets available – get yours here!

Proceeds support the Kenan Montessori Preschool.

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Kenan Center is a 501 (c) (3) non-profit organization.