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February 16th UB Department of Art Alumni Reception at the College Art Association Annual Conference

January 31, 2017  by: Natalie Fleming

The UB Department of Art is hosting an alumni reception at the College Art Association Annual Conference in New York City on Thursday, Feb. 16. Join Joan Linder, chair of the UB Department of Art, at the reception to reconnect with art alumni, faculty and students. All those attending the conference, or who are in 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


Exhibition Curated by Professor Jonathan Katz & PhD Student Andrew Barron Opens at the Leslie Lohman Museum

July 15, 2016  by: Natalie Fleming

A Deeper Dive, an exhibition curated by Professor Jonathan Katz and PhD student Andrew Barron opens July 15th at the Leslie-Lohman Museum of Gay and Lesbian Art.  There will be an opening reception from 6-8PM.  The exhibition will be on view until September 25, 2016. This thought-provoking and compelling exhibition visually explores the impact of Read More


Drama Queer: Seducing Social Change – Exhibition in Vancouver Curated by Professor Jonathan Katz and PhD Student Conor Moynihan

June 20, 2016  by: Natalie Fleming

Drama Queer: seducing social change, an exhibition curated by Professor Jonathan D. Katz and PhD student Conor Moynihan will be a feature of Vancouver’s Queer Arts Festival. This exhibition explores the role of emotion in contemporary queer art as a form of political practice. As a mechanism to coalesce feelings and direct them with activist intent, emotion Read More


Open Call for Work – “Ill at Ease: Dis-ease in Art” curated by PhD Student Conor Moynihan

June 6, 2016  by: Natalie Fleming

Open call for work in an exhibition curated by Visual Studies PhD Student Conor Moynihan in the Department of Art Gallery in Spring 2016. Ill at Ease: Dis-ease in Art is an exhibition centered around the topic of illness—biological, physical, mental, societal, environmental—and, paradoxically, health. Bound up in an often tense position within American culture, illness and health Read More


UB Department of Art Alum Michael Beitz Creates Public Artwork for North Campus

May 20, 2016  by: Natalie Fleming

Whippy, the new work of public art by UB Department of Art MFA Alum Michael Beitz (2009), was installed recently on Founders Plaza near Baldy Hall and the Student Union on North Campus as part of the Small Facility and Grounds Spaces initiative. Beitz’s work is part of an effort to improve the UB experience for Read More


NATURAL PROCESSES: MFA Thesis Exhibition by Max Collins Opens Sunday at the Castellani Art Museum

May 12, 2016  by: Natalie Fleming

Max Collins: Natural Processes  May 15 – September 11, 2016 Opening reception, with artist talk at 3:00 p.m., Sunday, May 15, 2:00 – 4:00 p.m Castellani Art Museum, Niagara University, NY Natural Processes is a the culmination of integrative learning partnerships the artist developed with Niagara University students and regional primary and secondary schools including Stella Niagara Education Read More


UB Senior Thesis Exhibition “Vertices” at High-Temp on Saturday, May 7th

May 2, 2016  by: Natalie Fleming

Please join us at Hi-Temp Fabrication for the opening of the 2016 UB Senior Thesis Show, Vertices, on view on Saturday, May 7th, from 5PM – 9PM.  


After the Fall: MFA Thesis Exhibition by Alyssa Crane Opens Friday, 5/29

April 27, 2016  by: Natalie Fleming

Please join MFA student Alyssa Crane for the opening reception of her MFA thesis exhibition, After the Fall Reception: Friday, April 29th, 7 – 11pm Main Street Gallery, 515 Main Street, Buffalo, NY Refreshments and drinks will be provided On view April 29th through May 5th 2016 “We may speculate: Under the spell of The Read More


Join MFA Students Liz Black, Gareth Lichty, & Todd Smith at Silo City for a One Day Exhibition

April 25, 2016  by: Natalie Fleming

Please join MFA students Liz Black, Gareth Lichty, and Todd C. Smith for a one day exhibition on April 30th from 2-8PM at Silo City, Buffalo. Liz Black – Mischievous Mold Gareth Lichty – Camber Todd C. Smith – Inward Out: Spontaneous Reverberations Saturday, April 30th 2-8PM Silo City Child St. Buffalo, NY 14203


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