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This Week in the Project Space: UB Sustainability

April 17, 2017  by: Natalie Fleming

UB Sustainability presents SustainABILITY: an art exhibition, bringing to light the subject of sustainable living through art. The show uses “recycled” artworks that you may or may not have seen before, touching upon the subjects of recycling, waste, sustainability, and the environment, and will feature UB students, staff, and faculty. SustainABILITY: an art exhibition will be on Read More


Closing Reception for “The Continuous Journey,” MFA Thesis Exhibition by Joseph Frank

April 14, 2017  by: Natalie Fleming

The Continuous Journey, an MFA thesis exhibition by Joseph Frank, will have a closing reception tonight from 8-10PM at Sugar City Gallery, 1239 Niagara Street, Buffalo, NY. This exhibition features an extensive series of paintings made by Frank, which tell the story of a person who is born into a life that he does not choose. As he Read More


Open Figure Canceled Tonight 4/12

April 12, 2017  by: Jeff Sherven

Tonight’s model could not make tonight’s session and no other was available to cover the session. Our apologies for any inconvenience this may cause. Open Figure Drawing resumes next Wednesday, April 19 and runs through Wednesday, May 10th.   drawing by joe fine


lll at Ease: Dis-ease in Art

April 11, 2017  by: Natalie Fleming

Ill at Ease: Dis-ease in Art April 13 – May 12, 2017 Opening Reception: Thursday, April 13, 5:00 – 7:00 p.m. Department of Art Gallery B45 Center for the Arts University at Buffalo, North Campus What is illness? Where is it? How does it mark bodies and spaces? Ill at Ease explores these questions, tracing the contours of illness, Read More


Tonight – MFA Thesis Show “Grave Matters” by Jenna Curran Opens at Box Gallery

April 7, 2017  by: Natalie Fleming

Grave Matters is an exhibition that explores the interpersonal relationships of the termially ill and a person’s right to die. Reception : April 7th, 7-10PM Box Gallery, 667 Main Street, Buffalo, NY 14203 Jenna Curran is a printmaker and sculptor from Rochester New York who received her BFA from the New York State College of Read More


Professors Millie Chen and Warren Quigley in Exhibition at El Museo on Friday

April 6, 2017  by: Natalie Fleming

Rock: Millie Chen, Warren Quigley El Museo, 91 Allen Street, Buffalo, NY April 7–29, 2017 Opening reception: Friday, April 7, 2017, 7–9pm (artist talks at 7:15) Gallery hours: Wednesdays–Saturdays 12–6pm and by appointment Rock is cosmic, ancient and perpetual. Rock is hard. Rock endures through human pain and suffering. Rock is matter-of-fact, down-to-Earth, irrefutable. Their exploratory dialogue Read More


Tonight – Reception for “Lipstick & Landscapes,” A Project Space Exhibition by Akasya Crosier

April 5, 2017  by: Natalie Fleming

Lipstick and Landscapes is a mixed media show featuring work by Akasya Crosier, a senior at UB studying Studio Art and Communication. Her artwork explores themes of travel, idealized spaces, and personal identity. Stop by after classes to enjoy some bright colors, food, and friendly people.  The opening reception is on Wednesday, April 5th from 6-9 Read More


JAVIER SANCHEZ: MASO, MFA Thesis Exhibition Opens Tonight at Big Orbit

April 1, 2017  by: Natalie Fleming

MFA student Javier Sanchez‘s thesis exhibition, Maso, will open tonight, April 1st, from 8-11pm, at CEPA Gallery’s Big Orbit Project Space. For his exhibition, Sanchez has created a site specific video installation that reflects on notions of mythology and cultural identity. Born near Mexico City, Mexico, Javier Sanchez is a multidisciplinary artist who currently lives Read More


MFA Thesis “Disruptive Bodies” by Morgan Arnett Opens Tonight

March 31, 2017  by: Natalie Fleming

Disruptive Bodies is a multimedia exhibition by MFA student Morgan Arnett exploring the monstrous feminine, which draws inspiration from science fiction and horror films and investigates themes of feminism, cinema, and abjection. The opening reception will be at Main Street Gallery on March 31 from 6-9pm. The show will be up until April 5.


Tonight – Closing Reception for the Protestant Aesthetic, an MFA Thesis Exhibition by J. Eric Simpson

  by: Natalie Fleming

A play on Max Weber’s the Protestant Ethic –  the Protestant Aesthetic is an MFA thesis exhibition by student J. Eric Simpson. Exhibited within the medieval Christian architecture of Karpeles Manuscript Library, Simpson uses the the space to create site-specific installations exploring Protestantism’s present and historic involvement with the capitalist system. On the 500th anniversary of Protestant Christianity, this exhibition sheds light on the religion Read More


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