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UB Honors Today Highlights Art History Graduate Patricia Gomes’ Senior Honors Thesis

June 6, 2016  by: Natalie Fleming

The Spring 2016 UB Honors Today issue highlights the senior honors research project of art history major Patricia Gomes.  Gomes, a dual citizen of the United States and Brazil, was rewarded the Honors College Research and Creativity Fund to travel to Brazil to build relationships with Afro-Brazilian artists for a paper that focuses on the Read More


“P” is for Pride and Poutine: Fundraiser on May 31st for Queer Studies at UB

May 19, 2016  by: Natalie Fleming

Show your support for Queer Studies at UB “P” is for Pride and Poutine Tuesday, May 31 6:30 – 9:00 pm Allen Street Poutine Company 242 Allen Street, Buffalo, NY Free admission It’s Pride Week, and the owner of Allen St. Poutine Company is opening the restaurant especially for queers on Pride! Come celebrate over Read More


Carl Spartz in MFA Thesis Exhibition on Friday, May 13th

May 10, 2016  by: Natalie Fleming

  The name Czolgosz offers a lingual problem to nine-tenths of those who attempt to pronounce it. A reimagining of events surrounding the shooting of Pres. William McKinley by Leon Czolgosz at the 1901 Pan-American Exposition in Buffalo, N.Y. Carl Spartz UB Department of Art MFA Thesis Exhibition Friday the 13th of May, Twenty-Sixteen 8 Read More


Re-Riding History Exhibition on View until May 6th

April 6, 2016  by: Natalie Fleming

Image: Jolene Rickard, Fight For The Line, 2012, Installation, media projection and metal sign Re-Riding History: From the Southern Plains to the Matanzas Bay March 31st – May 6th Exhibition Reception: April 14th, 5-8PM 5:30PM Curatorial Remarks – Emily Arthur & Marwin Begaye 6:00PM  Lecture – Apology or Reconciliation? The Boarding School Legacy and Native Americans by Dr. Jolene Rickard and Ruchatneet Printup Read More


Coalesce Center for Biological Art Inaugural Events Wednesday (3/23) – Friday (3/25)

March 17, 2016  by: Natalie Fleming

Invitation to inauguration: We are pleased to announce the inauguration of Coalesce Center for Biological Art on Wednesday, March 23, from 4-6 PM, in 308, 359 and 363 Hochstetter Hall on UB’s Amherst Campus. Coalesce is a hybrid studio laboratory facility dedicated to enabling hands-on creative engagement with the tools and technologies of the life sciences.  Coalesce is Read More


Four Exhibitions on View in the Center for the Arts, University at Buffalo

February 25, 2016  by: Natalie Fleming

Please join us in the Center for the Arts Tonight, Thursday, February 25th, from 5-8 pm for the receptions of four new exhibitions, From Now On, The Annual Western New York High School Exhibition in the Department of Art Gallery, 3D Precision Production in the Project Space, Eleven: The Department of Art MFA Class of 2017 in the Second Floor UB Art Gallery, Read More


Huffington Post Profiles UB Department of Art Professor John Jennings

January 4, 2016  by: Natalie Fleming

Portrait of Professor John Jennings

As a diversity of voices sounds anew to effect change — and as movements coalesce around related causes — it’s worth remembering one essential from the realm of artistic commentary: Black cartoonists need to be a prominent part of our ongoing national conversation, says Michael Cavna of The Washington Post. There is one artistic voice that stands Read More


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