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Ill At Ease Exhibition Open Call For Work – Extended Until January 6, 2017

November 29, 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 2017. 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 structure the ways we interact Read More


Film Screening for 27th Annual Day With(out) Art on World AIDS Day

November 21, 2016  by: Natalie Fleming

The UB Department of Art, Visual AIDS, the Center for Global Media in the UB Department of English, Queer Studies Research Workshop, Leslie Lohman Queer Art Series, Pride Center of WNY, Gay and Lesbian Youth Services (GLYS), and UB Student Health Services will observe the 27th annual Day With(out) Art on World AIDS Day by Read More


3-D Gnostics: Performances for Software by Yvette Granata

October 26, 2016  by: Natalie Fleming

Today is the last day to visit 3-D Gnostics: Performances for Software in the Project Space, an installation of media art research by Yvette Granata. The space displays work-in-progress from Yvette’s artistic research as a PhD student in the UB Media Study Department’s theory and practice program. Works include video, animation, and other various media as documentation of her current Read More


Spotlight Super/Quick at Squeaky Wheel – This Wednesday at 7pm

October 3, 2016  by: Natalie Fleming

Please join the UB Department of Art graduate students this Wednesday night from 7-9 PM at Squeaky Wheel for Spotlight: Super/Quick! University at Buffalo graduate and PhD students from Art, Visual Studies, Media Study, and more, will make fun and dynamic 5-7 minute presentations and performances on a range of topics and their current research. Including presentations 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


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


Albright-Knox Announces Installation of Work by Shasti O’Leary Soudant

July 15, 2016  by: Dom

The Albright-Knox Art Gallery announced the installation of three new public art works in Buffalo, including Gut Flora, a sculpture by artist Shasti O’Leary Soudant (MFA 2011). It will be installed in the new Allen Street NFTA Metro Rail station that opens into the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences building downtown. The work [consisting of a half Read More


Position Available: Graphic Design Instructor, Fall 2016 and Spring 2017

July 14, 2016  by: Dom

The Department of Art at University at Buffalo (North Campus) is in need of instructors for fall and spring semesters to teach courses in our Graphic Design concentration area. Courses include: typography (beginner and advanced), publication design, interactive design (using Processing), design for mobile platforms and graphic design history. Our courses this fall are only Read More


Acclaimed Artists Named to CAI Residencies – Stella Ebner Visits Print Media Studios 2/20-3/5

July 11, 2016  by: Natalie Fleming

UB’s Creative Arts Initiative (CAI), an innovative program launched earlier this year dedicated to creating and producing new artistic work, has announced its first class of residencies and a full schedule of events for the 2016-17 academic year. The inaugural class of nationally and internationally recognized artists and performers represents a university-wide commitment to creative Read More


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


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