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Power Animal: The Relief Prints of Brian Hensen at WNYBAC

November 1, 2017  by: Jeff Sherven

Power Animal is an exhibition of relief prints by UB Department of Art Alum Brian Hensen. Its Opening Reception is Friday, November 10, 2017, 6-9pm at the Western New York Book Arts Center 468 Washington St. in Buffalo. The event is free and open to the public. Hensen will lead an artist’s talk and workshop on Saturday, December 2nd from Read More


November 16 and 17, 2017: Microbial Aesthetics: Science, Philosophy, Ethics and Art Meet the Microbes.

October 31, 2017  by: Mark Snyder

Join the Department of Art’s Paul Vanouse and the Coalesce Center for Biological Art as they present: Microbial Aesthetics: Science, Philosophy, Ethics and Art Meet the Microbes. November 16 and 17, 2017 University at Buffalo & Hallwalls Art Center A two-day symposium to propose and discuss methods and aesthetics of engagement with microbial life from multidisciplinary Read More


Millie Chen: Origins Invited Talk, CU Boulder, October 6

October 1, 2017  by: Dom

Professor Millie Chen, UB Department of Art, will present a talk at 2 P.M. on October 6, 2017 at University of Colorado Boulder. How are culture, politics, economics and ecology inscribed on an object? How can the interpretation of an object, be it mythologized or banal, challenge our assumptions about history, technology and science? What drives the research and Read More


Tonight, 3/1, Artist Talk by Paul Vanouse at Hallwalls

March 1, 2017  by: Natalie Fleming

Wednesday, March 1 at 7:00 p.m. – FREE Professor Paul Vanouse will give an artist talk at Hallwalls Contemporary Arts Center. Vanouse’s work begins in the lab where bacteria grown in petri dishes, DNA, and the enzymes used to cut those strands, comprise his material toolbox. At first glance, his scientific experimentation and processes imply a Read More


Today at 4PM – Professor Paul Vanouse, “Islands of Anomaly in a Sea of Sameness: Making Pictures with DNA”

December 9, 2016  by: Natalie Fleming

Friday, December 9th at 4PM UB Coalesce Center for Biological Art 359 Hochstetter Hall Paul Vanouse, Professor of Art and Director of Coalesce, will present: “Islands of Anomaly in a Sea of Sameness: Making Pictures with DNA” Paul will give a talk followed by a brief tour of Coalesce Center for Biological Arts. Coalesce is UB’s new Read More


Alum Stacey Robinson in El Museo Solo Exhibition 12/2, Artist Talk at UB 12/5

December 2, 2016  by: Natalie Fleming

UB Department of Art MFA Alum Stacey Robinson will open a solo exhibition, Branding the Afrofuture, at El Museo on Friday, December 2nd, from 7-9PM.  At 6:30 PM on Monday, December 5th, Robinson will return to the UB Center for the Arts as the final speaker in the 2016 Department of Art Speaker Series. Through Branding Read More


“Soil” Talk by Bioartist Nicole Clouston on Friday, 11/18

November 17, 2016  by: Natalie Fleming

GEM Artist-In-Residence – Nicole Clouston – SOIL Friday, November 18, 2016 Time: 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm Location: Center for the Arts 144 Cost: Free and open to the public The project takes soil as its medium, engaging the vast array of microbial life present within it and the ways in which we are connected to Read More


Professor Millie Chen – Upcoming Artist’s Talk at Hallwalls

November 15, 2016  by: Natalie Fleming

Wednesday, November 16 at 7:00 p.m. Hallwalls Contemporary Arts Center FREE Millie Chen Artist’s Talk Department of Art Professor Millie Chen’s work is often multidimensional, using video, installation and experiential aspects to address social characteristics of modernity. Recently, she worked in collaboration with the PED collective, creating an audio bicycle tour intended to uncover layers Read More


Roundtable Discussion Tomorrow Night: What Does It Mean To Be Human?

November 14, 2016  by: Natalie Fleming

Roundtable Discussion: What Does It Mean To Be Human? Featuring RPI Department of Art Professor Kathy High, UB Department of Transnational Studies Professor LaKisha Simmons, and UB Department of Art Professor Jasmina Tumbas 6PM, Tuesday, November 15th Department of Art Gallery, B45 Center for the Arts All are welcome What does it mean to be Read More


Professor George Afedzi Hughes – Upcoming Artist’s Talk at Hallwalls

October 18, 2016  by: Natalie Fleming

Please join Professor George Afedzi Hughes on Wednesday, October 19th for an Artist’s Talk at Hallwalls Event is at 7 PM. Admission is FREE. Hughes’ work uses the history of colonialism as a basis to highlight parallels between that violent history and contemporary global conflicts. ln today’s informational age global occurrences of violence reach us Read More


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