Current & Upcoming Exhibitions
Chronicles of the Chronic
August 26, 2023 - March 31, 2024
"Chronicles of the Chronic" is a group exhibition that features regional, national and international artists whose experience of living in chronically ill bodies directly influences their artistic practice on a physical, emotional and creative level.
Zumbro Bend: Three Desiring Bodies
November 18, 2023 - March 24, 2024
"In Zumbro Bend: Three Desiring Bodies," Minneapolis based visual artist Pete Driessen installs three separate site-specific works, each a different abstracted fork in the river ecosystem.
Programs at the Center
Free Family Days
Select Sundays | 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Join us at Rochester Art Center for a day filled with artistic wonder and family-friendly fun! We invite you to immerse yourselves in the world of creativity through hands-on art activities and engaging guided tours of our captivating exhibitions.
Drop In Tours
Saturdays & Sundays | 1:00 PM
Enjoy an in-person, guided tour of the Rochester Art Center and find out about the museum’s local history, stunning architectural design, and current exhibitions.
Arts & Culture
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Art can stimulate both the emotions and the intellect. It can inform and inspire. Commune with creativity and find your center. Come for world-class exhibitions and dynamic interactive programs, and discover welcoming and diverse opportunities that encourage questioning, creativity, and critical thinking.
Art Center memberships include free access to the galleries, our weekly e-newsletter, discounts on ticketed workshops and other events, and 10% off in the Gallery Shop all year round. Your participation makes the arts happen in Rochester. Join us, and thank you for supporting the arts!
Adults ---- $8
21 & Under ---- FREE
Members ---- FREE
Wednesday to Sunday
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Wheelchair and stroller accessible.
Service animals are welcomed.
For special arrangements call us at 507-722-2552.
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Funding for the many programs presented by Rochester Art Center comes from a wide variety of sources: Foundations, Governments, Small Businesses, Corporations, and Individuals. Their support provides Rochester Art Center the opportunities to offer the community with:
exemplary exhibitions | stimulating art education and public programs | engaging community-oriented collaborations
Rochester Art Center gratefully acknowledges all of our donors for their generous support.