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Corn Hill Arts Festival, 50 Years of Poster Art

Perhaps the most graphic way of reviewing the entire 50-year history of the Corn Hill Arts Festival is through an examination of its festival posters. CHNA’s newest book, Corn Hill Arts Festival, 50 Years of Poster Art, written by Corn Hill author Rob Goodling, contains full-page images of these posters along with fascinating interviews that […]

“Let the Sun Shine In” Parade to Celebrate 50th Corn Hill Arts Festival

By Elaine Lennox, Corn Hill Arts Festival Sponsor/Media Chair The 2018 Corn Hill Arts Festival will celebrate its roots which began in 1969 on Greenwood Street. Fifty years ago, the early organizers were mostly young adults and college art students attending the downtown RIT campus. They chose to live in Corn Hill because of the […]

Wanted:1971 Corn Hill Arts Festival Poster

To celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Corn Hill Arts Festival this summer, images of all the posters will in the near future be placed on display at the Rochester Contemporary Art Gallery. But the 1971 version is apparently AWOL and the Corn Hill group, in cooperation with ESL Federal Credit Union, is asking for […]

Introducing the new Corn Hill Arts Festival Branding!

In preparation for this summer’s 50th annual Corn Hill Arts Festival, the arts festival committee is proud to announce the new branding for this and future festivals. Our committee met with our media partner, Archer Communications for several sessions in September and October to decide on the new logo and tag line. We felt that it […]

Save the Date: Celebrate 49 Years of the Corn Hill Arts Festival

Save the Date: March 23, 2018 This summer, on July 14 & 15, Corn Hill will celebrate its 50th Corn Hill Arts Festival. Our festival started very humbly, as the ‘Greenwood Area Arts Show’ in 1969. Fast forward to 2018, and our festival is now consistently ranked as one of the top art shows in […]

ESL Announces Corn Hill Arts Festival Poster Sweepstakes

At this year’s poster unveiling event, ESL formally announced its Corn Hill Arts Festival Poster Sweepstakes. Now through the conclusion of the festival, each of ESL’s 20 branch locations will be displaying the 2017 poster art. Members of the community are encouraged to stop into their local ESL branch and enter to win one of […]

Volunteers Needed: Corn Hill Arts Festival Prize Patrol

We need a few volunteers to help out with our Prize Patrol wagons on Saturday, July 8 from 2-5 pm. We will need help decorating our prize wagons with balloons and volunteers to ride along, helping to give away ribbons and cash awards to the Festival’s top artists. If interested, please contact Ira at [email protected] […]

Congratulations to the 2016 Corn Hill Arts Festival Artist Winners

Congratulations to the following artists who were awarded prizes at the 2016 Corn Hill Arts Festival: Mixed Media/Other ★ #1-Richard Birkett ★ #2-Joseph Carr #3-David Leady Woodworking ★ #1-John Baun ★ #2-Philip Rose #3-Randolph Hughes Pottery/Ceramics ★ #1-Michael Natale ★ #2-Julianna Drumheller #3-Kimberlyn Bloise Sculpture/Glass ★ #1-Vasil Ivanov ★ #2-Irene Singer #3-Mary Catherman Weaving/Textile/Leather ★ […]

2016 Corn Hill Arts Festival Poster Unveiling

The 2016 Arts Festival Poster will be unveiled at ESL Headquarters, 225 Chestnut Street on Wednesday the 8th of June at 2:20 p.m. Rachel Cordaro, a long time arts festival artist vendor, has been chosen as this year’s poster artist. The unveiling of this poster is a much-anticipated event by all in our Corn Hill […]

2015 Artist Award Winners – 2015 Corn Hill Arts Festival

Congratulations to our 2015 Award Winners!! Featured Poster Artist – Jim Mott Jewelry ★ 1st Place: Victor Silva ★ 2nd Place: Dana Stenson 3rd Place: Oscar Rivero Painting ★ 1st Place: Laura Wilder ★ 2nd Place: James & Amy Greenwald 3rd Place: Sherry Davis Woodworking ★ 1st Place: John T. Baun ★ 2nd Place: Joshua […]