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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


MFA Alum Joshua Unikel at ACAF Residency in Shanghai

June 12, 2017  by: Natalie Fleming

MFA Alumnus Joshua Unikel will be in Shanghai for a residency through the ACAF China Fellowship Program.  During this residency, Unikel will work on a new body of work, titled Suspicious Registration, which uses graphic design as visual essay to explore sociocultural as well as print media issues related to access, cross-cultural miscommunication, and the politics Read More


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


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


2017 High School Art and Media Study Day | Friday, March 17

March 1, 2017  by: Dom

The Departments of Art and Media Study invite high school students and teachers to this year’s Art and Media Studies Day on Friday, March 17, 2017.  This annual event offers workshops and portfolio reviews with UB faculty and staff. > 2017 Art and Media Studies Day Brochure (Complete 20MB PDF) | Front (204kb JPG) | Back (245 kb JPG) Schedule of Events: ARRIVAL & BREAKFAST Read More


This Week in the Project Space: “Body – Object” Works by Three MFA Students in the Department of Art

February 16, 2017  by: Natalie Fleming

This week in The Project Space: Body – Object, select works by MFA students Natalie DiIenno, Bethany Moody, & James Eric Simpson.  Their work will be on view until Saturday, February 18th.


UB Graphic Design Students Win BrandHack 2017

  by: Dom

First Place winning team, from left to right: Luminous Media Art Director John English and UB Students Mitchell Krumm, Rachel Coan, Casey Ridings, Nick Jensen, and Brieanna Bourdage.

January 28, 2017: The UB Department of Art hosted this year’s annual BrandHack event. In its 10th year, this fun, fast-paced competition partners professional Art Directors with student graphic designers to create a new brand identity system for a local non-profit in under four hours! This year’s client was Danceability, a local non-profit dance studio that Read More


UB Dept of Art at AK Teens College Art Career Day

February 8, 2017  by: Jeff Sherven

UB’s Department of Art will represent at the Albright-Knox College Art Career Day this Saturday, February 11, 1 to 4 pm at the Albright-Knox Art Gallery auditorium. Professor George Hughes and Instructional Support Technician Jeff Sherven will provide information on the Department of Art’s programs and career pathways to consider. Come pay us a visit to discuss the Read More


UB Open Figure Drawing Begins Tomorrow

January 31, 2017  by: Jeff Sherven

Spring OFD will run from February 1 to May 10, 2017 There will be no session March 22 during spring break These are non-instructional figure drawing sessions proctored by a graduate student from our MFA program. WEDNESDAYS  Feb 1 to May 10 (no session Mar 22) TIME                 Read More


MFA student Mijin Shin’s work showcased at IPCNY

January 10, 2017  by: Jeff Sherven

International Print Center New York showcases the work of UB MFA Graduate Student Mijin Shin. Get the Idols and Impossible Structures: New Prints 2017/Winter press release.