Visual Studies Workshop is known for bringing Rochester intriguing gallery exhibitions, captivating lectures and screenings, and unique community workshops. Its media-studies programs include photography, visual books, digital imaging, film, and video. On Friday, April 11, Visual Studies will host its annual benefit auction and social. More than 200 alumni and artists have donated photography prints, books, and more for the one-night event. Donated items and participating artists are updated almost daily on Facebook (search for Visual Studies Workshop), Twitter (@VSWNews), and Instagram (vswnews). The auction will include food, drinks, music, and a silent auction as well.
The event take places Friday, April 11, 6-9 p.m. at the Visual Studies Workshop, 31 Prince St. A charitable donation of $20 is requested for admission (students and VSW members are offered a discount of $10). Tickets can be purchased at vsw.org. For more information call 442-8676 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.