News From The Hungerford

AirigamiBalloon Manor Returns to Sibley

Airigami will once again present Balloon Manor, February 23-March 8
Balloon Manor: The Amazing Air-Filled Under-Sea Adventure

Dive five stories down and journey through the briny deep world of Atlantis! Discover a mighty pirate ship and its hapless crew battling a giant octopus! Will they be rescued by the Mermaid Queen? You won’t believe your eyes as this tale unfolds in a 5-story, 40,000-balloon sculpture.

The Amazing Air-filled Adventure will be an order of magnitude larger than the sample piece (pictured above) made in preparation for the large installation.

This feature sculpture at the Sibley Building (250 East Main Street, Rochester, NY 14604) will be free for the public to view and enjoy.

• FREE! Watch Balloon Manor being built February 23-26, 10am-6pm
Watch as over 60 artists and volunteers inflate and assemble over 40,000 balloons into a 5 story undersea sculpture.

• FREE! View the completed sculpture February 27 – March 7, 10 am – 7 pm; March 8, 10am-3pm
Give yourself some time as the sculpture will fill five stories.

• FREE! Fifties First Friday: Enchantment under the Sea, March 6,  6 – 9 p.m.
Dance the night away, or stand awkwardly in a corner while you relive your prom night at our Enchantment Under the Sea Dance. We’ll rock around the Sibley clock, and explore all 5 stories of the Balloon Manor sculpture.

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The Hungerford“Tigress” to Hang in the Salmagundi Club (NYC)

Suzi Zefting-Kuhn (Rochester Art Club and Main Street Artists) has a pastel pencil drawing accepted into the 2015 Salmagundi Club Spring Auction Member Exhibit. The painting, titled ’Tigress’ will hang in the exhibit from March 2nd- March 27th. The Salmagundi Club (NYC) is the oldest active art organization in the country.

The HungerfordGuest, Jen Born in Hungerford 318

On First Friday, March 6, Hungerford 318 is very excited to host mixed media artist, Jen Born, of ps enjoy your life. Her whimsical Enjoyablocks, coasters, wine stoppers & more have been Sharpie-fied and painted in a way that can’t help but make you smile. Come get Bornified with us on First Friday, March 6, 6-9pm!

The HungerfordInaugural Event in New Temple

Enkyoji Buddhist Temple of Rochester will hold it’s first Service Sunday, March 1st 2015 in suite #436 Hungerford Building 4th floor from 10:30am to Noon.

This is our inaugural event in our new Temple! The opening of a new Temple is a very rare and auspicious event, please come and share in our celebrations.

All faiths are welcome!

The Temple is a dojo, a place of Buddhist training.

Without practice, there is no Buddhism.

?? Gassho (hands in prayer),

?? Kanyu Kroll Houshi

Allison Nichols, Suite 258

Allison Nichols, Suite 258

Allison Nichols, Suite 258


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