Explore Rochester's past, present, and future through its public art. This guided tour of the South Wedge will highlight the works of local and visiting artists as they give you a view of the city through their lenses and brushes.Please note: This class is an active walking tour. Please wear appropriate clothes for the weather and walking shoes. Class photo by Quajay Donnell.
This class is appropriate for ages 14+Location
: This class is a walking tour that starts and ends outside the Douglass Recreation Center and Anna Murray Douglass School, located at 999 South Ave, Rochester, NY 14620.
If you would like to request a sign language interpreter, please fill out our contact form. Please also let us know if you have any preferences (seating, vision access, etc).
About the teachers
:Chris Thompson (he/his/him) is an engineer, writer, humorist, and activist who made Rochester, New York his home in 2008. He is a regular contributing writer for 540Blog and a food writer for Rochester City Newspaper, He often uses humor to educate about current events and history on his own on Instagram and Twitter at @ChronsOfNon. Additionally, Chris is co-host to the local food video podcast Refined Taste with Dario and Chris.
Quajay Donnell is a Rochester, NY based photographer and writer with a passion for public art and capturing his community. He's a crew photographer for WALL\THERAPY, and his work has been published in Departures Magazine, The Washington Post, CITY, The Democrat and Chronicle, 585 Magazine, The Waterbury Observer and seen on WXXI (Rochester, NY).
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