Students Receive Unique Sculptural Experience

The Ashford Hollow Foundation has been teaching youth the skills of metalworking for many decades now. Currently, our outreach goes beyond the Essex Art Center and heads all the way into classrooms across WNY. Last week, we kicked… Read More

Sculpture Reception

Opening Reception at GSP September 10, 2011 3pm at Mill Valley Site of Griffis Sculpture Park “Nuggette” by Coral Lambert and “Fallen Fruit” by Matter Practice will be celebrated as the two newest acquisitions of Griffis Sculpture Park…. Read More

Drum Circle

Drum Circle at GSP Join the metal giants in the fields at Rohr Hill on Saturday night. We will drum to the beat of the setting sun. All are welcome and this is a free event. Some drums… Read More

Success of Summer

Sculpture Repair Day In early summer, a crew of  25 volunteers and 4 portable welders made important repairs to about 20 sculptures in need throughout the park. Without the help of dedicated men and women in our community… Read More

Survival Tour

Earth Spirit will lead a guided tour through Griffis Sculpture Park’s forests on Saturday July 30 at noon. They will teach about life saving techniques such as foraging, shelter building, and navigation. Space is limited so sign up… Read More

Simon Griffis Memorial Celebration

June 25th, 2011 | 5:30 pm to 12 AM :: Essex Arts Center Music Starts at 5:30pm :: Music by Soul Committee, Sonic Garden, 12/8 Path Band, Aircraft, Lazlow Hollyfeld, Stop Making Sense, Nick Gordon & the Family… Read More

Vertical Constructions at GSP

Vertical Constructions is a graduate studio in the Material Culture Graduate Research Group that explores the design and construction of vertical structures. It concentrates on 3 primary objectives: 1) on the differences between stereotomic (mass) and tectonic (stick)… Read More

UB’s “The Living Wall” returns to Griffis Sculpture Park

  The freshman studios in UB’s Architecture Department are bustling with excitement. Around 80 students will put their carpentry skills to the test as they attempt to build the second installation of “The Living Wall”. For the next… Read More

Griffis Sculpture Park Moonlight Snowshoe Tour February 19, 2011

Griffis Sculpture Park Moonlight Snowshoe Tour February 19th, 2011

Boys & Girls Club Art Show January 6

Our team of Artist Teachers has installed another breathtaking exhibition of Boys and Girls Club artwork. The Boys and Girls Club of Buffalo is a long standing partner with the Ashford Hollow Foundation. Together, we bring an unique… Read More