Rochester, NY has a wealth of arts and culture for a mid size American city. Home the the Eastman School of Music, the RIT College of Arts and Sciences, the Memorial Art Gallery, the George Eastman House and numerous artist communities including the Hungerford Building on Main Street.
Albert Paley has worked in Rochester as an active artist for over 50 years. All of his monumental, public sculpture is built at his studio site in the northwest corridor of the city. This picture is of a monumental sculpture fabrication taking place in the studio yard. When fabricating works of this size, work can easily be seen from the 490 expressway.