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Gallery

The Kenan House Gallery features local and regional fine art exhibits with a strong focus on Western New York artists, located in the Kenan House, 433 Locust Street, Lockport. An active exhibition space since 1966 when it featured the works of Charles Burchfield, the Kenan Center House Gallery averages eight exhibits annually of local and regional artists. Committed to fostering artistic expression in young people, the gallery also includes a high school photo exhibit on its calendar each year.

2022 at the Kenan House Gallery

Kenan House Gallery Hours

May 1—May 22: Monday-Friday, 12–4 pm, Saturday and Sunday 2-4pm and May 23—June 12: Monday-Friday, 12-4pm & Sunday, 2-4pm.
*The Gallery is closed Easter Weekend on Friday, April 15, Saturday, April 16 and Sunday, April 17th.

If traveling, call (716) 433-2617, Monday-Friday before 5 pm, to confirm that the Gallery is open the day you wish to visit. Follow the Kenan Center on Facebook or Instagram for closing announcements. Masks are strongly suggested in the gallery. No admission; $5 donation is greatly appreciated.

Support for the Kenan House Gallery Exhibitions is provided by, the Kenan Arts Council, Grigg Lewis Foundation, Kenan Quilters’ Guild, Mr. & Mrs. Samuel F. Ward, William R. Kenan, Jr. Charitable Trust, and M&T Bank.

EXTRAORDINARY FORMS VI: FOCUS ON FIBER
May 1 – June 12, 2022

Works by Jozef Bajus, Nancy Belfer, Véronique Côté, Jack Edson, Leanne Goldblatt, Ani Hoover, Barbara Murak and Kurt Treeby. Guest Curated by Dr. Gerald Mead. This exhibition features work in a wide range of fiber media and techniques by eight WNY artists. “Extraordinary Forms” is a periodic exhibition series begun in 2007 to showcase exceptional work in craft media.

Opening Reception: May 1, 2-4pm. Hosted by the Kenan Arts Council.

Kenan House Gallery Hours
Monday-Friday, Noon–4 pm, Saturday and Sunday, 2-4pm

*The Gallery is closed on the following dates due to private events:

  • Saturday, May 7th
  • Friday, May 13th
  • Sunday, May 15th
  • Saturday, May 28th
  • Sunday, May 29th
  • Monday, May 30th
  • Saturday, June 11th

If traveling, call (716) 433-2617, Monday-Friday before 5 pm, to confirm that the Gallery is open the day you wish to visit. Follow the Kenan Center on Facebook or Instagram for closing announcements. Masks are strongly suggested in the gallery. No admission; $5 donation is greatly appreciated.

Support for the Kenan House Gallery Exhibitions is provided by, the Kenan Arts Council, Grigg Lewis Foundation, Kenan Quilters’ Guild, Mr. & Mrs. Samuel F. Ward, William R. Kenan, Jr. Charitable Trust, and M&T Bank.

WILDLIFE EXHIBITION
August 14 – September 25, 2022

More to come.

NIAGARA FRONTIER WATERCOLOR SOCIETY FALL EXHIBITION
October 2 – November 13, 2022

More to come.

COVID Guidelines

Kenan Center encourages program participants to wear masks to their level of comfort and for their personal safety.  While wearing a mask is not currently required, the Kenan Center reserves the right to modify its mask wearing requirements as conditions warrant, or as may be dictated by New York State and the Niagara County Department of Health.

If traveling, call (716) 433-2617, Monday-Friday before 5 pm, to confirm that the Gallery is open the day you wish to visit. Follow the Kenan Center on Facebook or Instagram for closing announcements. Masks are strongly suggested in the gallery. No admission; $5 donation is greatly appreciated.

Support for the Kenan House Gallery Exhibitions is provided by, the Kenan Arts Council, Grigg Lewis Foundation, Kenan Quilters’ Guild, Mr. & Mrs. Samuel F. Ward, William R. Kenan, Jr. Charitable Trust, and M&T Bank.

For weather related closing information please click here.

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