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MFA Alum Gary Sczerbaniewicz Accepted in Yaddo Residency

November 17, 2016  by: Natalie Fleming

Congratulations to MFA Alum Gary Sczerbaniewicz, who has been accepted to the Yaddo residency. Yaddo is a retreat for artists located on a 400-acre estate in Saratoga Springs, New York. Its mission is to nurture the creative process by providing an opportunity for artists to work without interruption in a supportive environment. Yaddo offers residencies to professional Read More

Tonight: “Artist to Artist” at Benjaman Gallery, Co-curated by MFA Alum Dana Tyrrell

November 4, 2016  by: Natalie Fleming

Artist to Artist,  Co-curated by MFA alumnus Dana Tyrrell, opens at Benjaman Gallery, tonight, Friday November 4, 2016,  from 6-10pm.  The exhibition features the artwork of Robert & Jeanette Blair, Ray Bonilla, MFA alum Tricia Butski, Charles Burchfield and Alberto Rey. Artist to Artist examines the intertwining and constantly growing branches of influence across generations of artists. The Read More

UB Department of Art Alum Stella Marrs is Squeaky Wheel Workspace Resident & Co-Creator of Viral “Pussy Grabs Back” Meme

October 21, 2016  by: Natalie Fleming

UB Department of Art Alum Stella Marrs, co-creator of the Viral “Pussy Grabs Back” Meme and current Squeaky Wheel Workspace Resident, will transform the Squeaky microcinema into a late-night disco party tonight! DISCO DEPLOYMENT UNIT: The Sound of Female Desire Friday, October 21st, 2016 10pm – 12pm @ Squeaky Wheel (Enter through office door at 617 Read More

Protean Exhibition at UB Art Gallery, 10/27 – 12/10

October 17, 2016  by: Natalie Fleming

PROTEAN On View: October 27 – December 10, 2016 Reception: October 27, 5 – 7pm UB Art Gallery, Second Floor 201 Center for the Arts Artwork that communicates a single concept through a variety of materials and processes allows the viewer a dimensional look at the process and viewpoint of the artist. Protean highlights artists Read More

Announcing the Fall 2016 Department of Art Speaker Series

September 1, 2016  by: Natalie Fleming

  Mondays 6:30 – 8:30pm Center for the Arts 112 Lectures are free and open to the public Previous Speaker Series Visiting Artists List Video Archive of Previous Lectures Sept 12 JENS HAUSER Jens Hauser is a Copenhagen and Paris based media studies scholar and art curator focusing on the interactions between art and technology. Read More

With and Without Symposium and Exhibition 9/1-10/8

August 22, 2016  by: Natalie Fleming

You are cordially invited to two events, the symposium and the art exhibition, related to the academic exchange program between the Academy of Arts & Design, Tsinghua University, Beijing, and the Department of Art, University at Buffalo. ——————————————————- With and Without Agreement Symposium Thurs., Sept. 1, 2016, 6-8p Department of Art Gallery, B45 Center for the Arts Read More

MFA Alum Gary Sczerbaniewicz Wins 2016 NYFA Fellowship

July 20, 2016  by: Natalie Fleming

Congratulations to Department of Art MFA Alumnus Gary Sczerbaniewicz, winner of a 2016 New York Foundation for the Arts Fellowship in the category of Architecture / Environmental Structures / Design. The Artists’ Fellowship Program makes unrestricted cash grants of $7,000 to artists working in 15 disciplines, awarding five per year on a triennial basis. The Read More

Albright-Knox Announces Installation of Work by Shasti O’Leary Soudant

July 15, 2016  by: Dom

The Albright-Knox Art Gallery announced the installation of three new public art works in Buffalo, including Gut Flora, a sculpture by artist Shasti O’Leary Soudant (MFA 2011). It will be installed in the new Allen Street NFTA Metro Rail station that opens into the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences building downtown. The work [consisting of a half Read More

MFA Alum Tommy Nguyen in Exhibition at El Museo – Opens 7/8/16

July 6, 2016  by: Natalie Fleming

El Museo will present a solo exhibition of MFA alumnus Tommy Nguyen’s new work, entitled TURBOGRAFX 16.  The exhibition opens Friday, July 8th, with an artist talk and reception from 7-9 PM and will run until July 30th, ending with a film screening and interview from 5-7 PM. Now living and working in New York Read More

Unknown Knowns: An Exhibition by MFA Alum Gary Sczerbaniewicz Opens Tonight 6/24 at BT&C Gallery

June 24, 2016  by: Natalie Fleming

BT&C Gallery presents Unknown Knowns, an exhibition of new works by UB Department of Art Alum Gary Sczerbaniewicz. The exhibition opens Friday, June 24th with a public reception 6-9 pm and will run through July 30th, 2016. BT&C has open gallery hours during exhibitions Fridays and Saturdays, 12-5pm, or anytime by appointment (716-604-6183 or ————————————————————– Read More

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