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Millie Chen: Four Recollections, Review in Hyperallergic

March 14, 2018  by: Dom

Millie Chen: Four Recollections is a new installation conceived during Professor Chen’s artist-in-residence at CU Boulder between September 11 and October 12, 2017. It will remain on view until July 21, 2018. From Hyperallergic: Millie Chen seems to acknowledge the fallibility of memory in “egg MUSEUM.” She gives the objects new lives, highlighting what connects Read More

Poetics Plus: Book Art & Design Workshop

February 1, 2018  by: Jeff Sherven

Fredrik Averin & Charles Alexander will present a free two-day workshop open to UB students, faculty, & staff. To register & information email Sean Pears at Sunday, Feb 4, WNY Book Arts Center, 468 Washington St. • 12-1: 30 pm: Introduction to book art and design • 1:30-3pm: Hands-on workshop with concrete poetry, design, and book Read More

Art Opening Jan. 26, George Afedzi Hughes

January 24, 2018  by: Mark Snyder

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Opening Reception, Friday January 26, 5:00-8:00 pm with Artist’s Talk   Associate Professor George Afedzi Hughes’ solo exhibition is currently on display at Buffalo Arts Studio. Refreshments will include donation based wine and beer as well as delicious offerings provided by Ashker’s. This event is free and open to the public.

Student Design Competition: BrandHack at UB, January 27, 2018

January 17, 2018  by: Dom

When: January 27, 2018 10am-4pm (lunch provided) Where: UB Center for the Arts, Room 144 BrandHack, presented by AAF Buffalo, a local chapter of the American Advertising Federation, is an event where teams of 4–5 students assemble a creative campaign for a local non-profit. The students work together to create a logo, tagline, and a larger creative piece Read More

Print Media @ Last Minute Panic Buying This Weekend

December 14, 2017  by: Jeff Sherven

UB’s Print Media Program and the 10th Annual Last Minute Panic Holiday Marketplace Come see and purchase prints from students and alums. Friday, December 15th / 4-8pm & Saturday, December 16th / 11-5pm 468 Washington Street, downtown Buffalo • FREE & open to the public

Alumni Show Closing Reception

November 27, 2017  by: Mark Snyder

MFA Alumni Show

Closing Reception Thursday, Dec. 7th from 5-7pm Join us for the closing reception of the University at Buffalo’s Masters of Fine Art Alumni Show, Thursday, December 7th, from 5-7pm, in the Department of Art Lower Gallery (CFA B45). Come, meet the artists, enjoy some food and drinks all while taking in these really wonderful works on Read More

FUTURE: the 2018 Western NY High School Art Exhibition

November 22, 2017  by: Mark Snyder


The Department of Art is hosting its yearly regional exhibit of WNY High School students’ work, chosen by area high school Art Teachers. image from 2017 exhibition This year’s exhibit entitled FUTURE: Western New York High School Exhibition; is scheduled February 12 – March 16, 2018 -the reception is Thursday, March 15th, 5-7pm. The number Read More

Design Students Portfolio Seminar, Nov 11th, CFA

November 6, 2017  by: Mark Snyder

Portfolio Seminar

Learn how to build a better portfolio. Join us for a rousing discussion of what the experts are really looking for from an entry-level designer, intern, or freelancer at our annual Portfolio Seminar on Saturday, November 11. Get the inside perspective from professionals to be prepared for your next interview. You’ll even get the chance to see a winning Read More

UB GRADUATE OPEN STUDIOS, Nov 9th, 6:00 – 9:00 PM

  by: Mark Snyder

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  Please join us Thursday, November 9th from 6:00-9:00pm for our annual Graduate Open Studios event. Open Studios is an opportunity for the public to meet the next generation of artists at UB. Students in UB’s graduate programs in Art and Media Study invite the public into their studios to engage with their work in more intimate Read More

WNYBAC’s 3rd Annual Liquor & Letterpress

November 1, 2017  by: Jeff Sherven

Get in the spirit! WNYBAC is hosting its 3rd Annual Fund-Raiser * Liquor & Letterpress * this Saturday, November 4th 6-9p.m. Come for an evening of local sips & letterpress printing on their antique presses. Art & basket auction, prizes, 50/50 raffle, and fun! Make a bag full of hand-printed goodies to take home. Visit for more

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