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This site is being sponsored by CNY Creators and Pinnacle International Center, a 501 C3 non profit that has an office and other facilities at the South Side Innovation Center. The President of Pinnacle is Peter Svoboda, who is also the curator of the 3rd floor Gallery/Maker and Event space  named " The Station" at the historic train station at 400 Burnet, at the corner Catherine and Burnet. Our goal is to have positive inputs in the culture and in people's lives. If you join the site you will have your own page and can have photos and connect to others. You will also receive emails and updates that may be of interest to you. IF NOT ALREADY A MEMBER JOIN BY GOING TO THE JOIN TAB. THERE IS NO COST TO JOIN.


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Art Available - Gallery 1

Hope by Ron Warford, 40' x 30 " Graphite on Black Board, Framed $900
Mr. Warford's work was selected by the Smithsonian Institution for a national traveling exhibition in 1973. He was one of the initial founding and teaching members at the Folk Art Gallery in Syracuse. His work spings from his imagination and is masterfully executed. Tel (315) 391-5115 for more info or to purchase. One of the presidents of a local art guild referred to Ron's work as  "master works" for their power and quality.

Strength , by Ron Warford. 20 " X 30"   $750.

Home is Where the Hearth Is by Jaws. This piece took 600 hours. Amazingly, to produce this the artist had to put the snowflakes  in first on a white fine piece of paper and then build everything around it. Think about it - this amazing work, and other pieces of the artists work can be seen at CNY Artists Gallery, which purchased this piece in 2013.


Dream Horse by M. Smart - $450

Frank Cetera's Blog (5)


The Alchemical Nursery's Trash Transformer Project has enabled and facilitated the creation of artworks from castoff, waste products, and discarded materials starting in 2009 with the mission of demonstrating the problem of over-consumption, rampant consumerism, and excessive use of resources in our culture.


In both 2009 and 2010, we hosted a traveling exhibit of the…


Added by Frank Cetera on June 10, 2011 at 10:50am — No Comments

2011 Community Permaculture Design Open Announcement

Be part of a crowdsourcing effort to create an urban edible forest garden in the City of Syracuse, NY.

The Best Design, selected by a panel jury, will receive a $250 cash award and be implemented on the property of the Rahma Free Health Clinic at 3100 South Salina St in Syracuse.  Submissions are due by April 1, 2011 with the Best Design and two Honorable Mentions announced at the Upstate NY Glossary Link… Continue

Added by Frank Cetera on February 22, 2011 at 6:30am — No Comments


The Trash Transformer Project entered it's second year in 2010 with 8 artworks on exhibit representing the talents of 7 contemporary artists form the Central NY region. With a grant from the Cultural Resources Council, The Alchemical Nursery was able to provide these artists either $50 or $100 stipends for their pieces, and support their lifestyles while demonstrating our message in art.

The pieces included a diversity of methods including paint and ink on wood, mini and full…


Added by Frank Cetera on December 14, 2010 at 12:20pm — No Comments

Can Artists Save Syracuse's Westside?

Not sure if this has been posted before on thie site or not, but it bears so if that is not the case.

This article highlight some of the movers and shakers, and the heartfelt and committed projects and community efforts that have been integral in helping to rebuild the Near Westside. A must read if you are curious as to what has been transpiring in the grassroots arts and culture movement in this neighborhood.…


Added by Frank Cetera on December 13, 2010 at 6:05pm — No Comments

2010 Trash Transformer Project artworks final exhibition

The final exhibition of the 2010 Trash Transformer Project artworks will be at the (R)evolution re:IN:force show on Saturday Oct 9 at the Case Warehouse on 112 Wyoming St in Syracuse. For full details and to see the artworks (which will be available via silent auction), please visit:…


Added by Frank Cetera on October 4, 2010 at 9:42am — No Comments

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