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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

UB Dept of Art: Morrison Scholarship Application Fall 2017

October 30, 2017  by: Mark Snyder

Aleah Michele - The Cube

MORRISON SCHOLARSHIPS AVAILABLE NOW FOR FALL 17 Previous Morrison Scholarship Winners Application Form: Morrison_Appl_fall 17 The Morrison Scholarship is intended to assist art program majors in need of financial support towards completion of their degree.  Awards must be used for costs incurred for tuition or supplies. Undergraduate accepted art majors in good standing with financial need and Read More

Deadline Dec 8, 2017 for the 2018 Rumsey Scholarship Application: UB Sophomores and Juniors

October 25, 2017  by: Mark Snyder

Rumsey Travel Image

Attn. UB Department of Art and Art History Sophomores and Juniors: Looking for an opportunity to develop your scholarship and artistic practice this summer? The UB Department of Art’s Rumsey Scholarship provides funding for summer travel to one or two talented students entering their sophomore or junior year in this annual competition. APPLICATIONS AVAILABLE ONLINE or in CFA 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

Department of Art Gallery Schedule Fall 2017–Spring 2018

September 1, 2017  by: Admin

Prelude: Works by Incoming Department of Art MFA Students August 21-October 6, 2017 Reception: Thursday, September 7, 5:00–7:00 p.m. Selections from the 2016-2017 Department of Art Senior Thesis Exhibition October 19 – December 8, 2017 Reception: Thursday, October 19, 5:00–7:00 p.m. From Now On: Western New York High School Exhibition High School Art & Media Study Day: Friday, March 16 February 12 Read More

Screening & Discussion: GUAO with UB graduate & filmmaker Eduardo Velázquez & Jonathan Katz

August 31, 2017  by: Admin

September 14, 2017, 9:00 p.m. Hallwalls – 341 Delaware at Tupper Free and open to the public Eduardo will open with a brief talk and introduction to the film, and following the film there will be a discussion with Eduardo and Jonathan Katz, Director of the Visual Studies PhD program at UB. Synopsis: Set in Read More

UB @ WNYBAC BookFest & Wayzgoose

July 3, 2017  by: Jeff Sherven

WNYBAC’s 6th BookFest is this Saturday, July 8th, N00n to 5 pm. It UB’s Print Media Program will be “Steam Roller” printing & have a vendor table of print wares for sale. Amanda Maciuba, Brian Hensen, Mijin Shin and Jeff Sherven will be printing.  Jenna Curran will be assisting event activities. Rachel Shelton will be Read More

All Wright Now: Buffalo’s Arts and Crafts Legacy — now through October 29

May 24, 2017  by: Natalie Fleming

ALL WRIGHT NOW Exhibition and Conference EXHIBITION Wright’s Larkin: Arts and Crafts in Industry On view now through October 29, 2017 Free and open to the public M–F, 9 a.m.–4 p.m. Hayes Hall is easily accessible on the Metro Line at the University Station and free parking is available on campus in the NFTA park Read More

“The Continuous Journey” by MFA Joseph Frank at Squeaky Wheel Tonight

May 19, 2017  by: Natalie Fleming

Opening Friday, May 19, 2017 Squeaky Wheel 6–9pm On View through June 2, 2017 Free and open to the general public This exhibition features an extensive series of paintings by MFA student Joseph Frank. The series tells the story of a person who struggles to make sense of the world around him, as he interacts Read More

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