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

October 25, 2017  by: Mark Snyder

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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


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


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


MFA Student Mizin Shin to Give “Non-Toxic Intaglio” Demo at SGCI Atalanta 2017

March 13, 2017  by: Natalie Fleming

MFA student Mizin Shin will give a demonstration at the 2017 Southern Graphics Council International Conference in Atlanta, Georgia, on March 15th – March 18th, 2017. This demonstration primarily shows a non-toxic intaglio technique. By employing acrylic plates (or “plexiglass”) as a matrix, we can utilize a material that is not only easily accessible but also inexpensive. Read More


Spring 2017 Full Credit Master Class with Filmmaker Isaac Julien

December 1, 2016  by: Natalie Fleming

  Full Credit Master Class with acclaimed filmmaker Isaac Julien WBFO Visiting Scholar in the Arts Competitive Selection Process now open through January 8th This spring students in all disciplines will have an unprecedented opportunity to participate in an intensive master class with the internationally acclaimed British artist and filmmaker, Isaac Julien. His early films Read More


The Measure of All Things Exhibition: Rethinking Humanism through Art, 10/13 – 12/10

October 10, 2016  by: Natalie Fleming

Please join us for the opening of The Measure of All Things: Rethinking Humanism through Art on Thursday, October 13th from 5-7.  The exhibition features sixteen artists whose work calls on us to rethink our reliance on the philosophy of humanism, including three MFA students in the Department of Art, Rachel Shelton, James Eric Simpson, and Read More


With and Without Symposium and Exhibition 9/1-10/8

August 22, 2016  by: Natalie Fleming

You are cordially invited to two events, the symposium and the art exhibition, related to the academic exchange program between the Academy of Arts & Design, Tsinghua University, Beijing, and the Department of Art, University at Buffalo. ——————————————————- With and Without Agreement Symposium Thurs., Sept. 1, 2016, 6-8p Department of Art Gallery, B45 Center for the Arts Read More


Prelude: Works by the Incoming Department of Art MFA Students on View 8/25 – 10/1

August 18, 2016  by: Natalie Fleming

  Please join the Department of Art in welcoming the MFA class of 2018 to the University at Buffalo and the Western New York arts community at their first exhibition, Prelude: Works by Incoming Department of Art MFA Students, on view in the Department of Art Gallery from August 25th until October 1, 2016. Artists: Lindsey Baeder Bernard Dolecki Julio Read More


MFA Alum Gary Sczerbaniewicz Wins 2016 NYFA Fellowship

July 20, 2016  by: Natalie Fleming

Congratulations to Department of Art MFA Alumnus Gary Sczerbaniewicz, winner of a 2016 New York Foundation for the Arts Fellowship in the category of Architecture / Environmental Structures / Design. The Artists’ Fellowship Program makes unrestricted cash grants of $7,000 to artists working in 15 disciplines, awarding five per year on a triennial basis. The Read More


Incoming MFA student Pam Glick has NY Times “What to See” Exhibition at White Columns

July 13, 2016  by: Natalie Fleming

Paintings by incoming MFA student Pam Glick are currently on view at White Columns, NY until July, 16, 2016.  New York Times critic Roberta Smith places her show in “What to See in New York Art Galleries This Week,” describing Glick’s work as “assertively offhand,” and stating that Glick “seems to be in her prime.” Glick’s exhibition comprises of Read More


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