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Opening for Lisa DeAbreu’s “What Truly Terrifies Me” in the Project Space Tonight

March 29, 2016  by: Natalie Fleming

This evening at 6:00 PM, please join Department of Art undergraduate Lisa DeAbreu for the reception of her solo exhibition What Truly Terrifies Me.  The exhibition will be on view through Saturday, April 2nd, in The Project Space, CFA 155. Lisa states: “With these works I wanted to remind my audience of what is going on Read More

UB Alumni and Faculty on View in “Archiving Western New York: Select Artists from the Gerald Mead Collection”

February 26, 2016  by: Natalie Fleming

The University at Buffalo is well represented in a major exhibition & catalog Archiving Western New York: Select Artists from the Gerald Mead Collection on view at the Marion Art Gallery in the Rockefeller Arts Center at SUNY Fredonia through February 28. Included in the exhibition is work by current faculty members Millie Chen,  Adele Henderson, Joan Read More

Bittersweet, A Photo Exhibition by Mike Rosario Opens Tonight at 308 Gallery

December 10, 2015  by: Natalie Fleming

Ten photographs created by photography student Mike Rosario will be on display at Project 308 Gallery on Thursday, December 10th, Tuesday, December 15th, and Wednesday, December 16th. This series is a representation of how people are affected by symptoms of illnesses, stimulating an opportunity for viewers to reflect on how we manage and experience illnesses. The artist Read More

Prof. John Jennings in NBC News: Afrofuturism and the Power of Black Imagination…Can You Dig It?

December 7, 2015  by: Dom

Professor John Jennings is co-curator of a new exhibit at the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture in Harlem titled UnveilingVisions: The Alchemy of the Black Imagination which “confirms that Afrofuturism is part and parcel of the zeitgeist by adding current trends concerning human and technological obsolescence, time, futurity, and economic and ecological forecasting in Read More

26th Annual Day With(out) Art on World AIDS Day Panel Discussion and Video Screening

November 17, 2015  by: Natalie Fleming

Shan Kelley, “With Curators Like These, Who Needs A Cure,” 2015. oil paint, semen, resin on wood, 5×7 in. Newly produced video RADIANT PRESENCE to screen at UB followed by a panel discussion on HIV/AIDS Event recognizes 26th Annual Day With(out) Art on World AIDS Day 2015 In recognition of the 26th annual Day With(out) Read More

Exhibition Opening – Working Title: Artists on the Edge of Lake Erie

October 30, 2015  by: Natalie Fleming

Exhibition Dates: November 12 – December 12, 2015 Reception: Thursday, November 12, 5-7PM Department of Art Gallery Working Title: Artists on the Edge of Lake Erie is an exhibition that explores the practice and process of artists working in postindustrial cities along the edge of Lake Erie. Shying from the ‘rust belt’ moniker, the exhibit makes Read More

Join Us for Three Exhibition Receptions in the Center for the Arts on Thursday, September 24th

September 22, 2015  by: Natalie Fleming

  Please join us in the Center for the Arts on Thursday, September 24th, from 5-7 pm for the receptions of three new exhibitions, Say Hello to Our New MFAs in the Department of Art Lower Gallery, A Prospective Glance: Selections from the Department of Art Senior Thesis 2015 in the Department of Art Second Read More

Prof. Millie Chen in UB Sustainability News

January 23, 2015  by: Dom

Prof. Millie Chen on Gulangyu

Professor Millie Chen was interviewed by UB Sustainability regarding her practice and thoughts on sustainability: I address sustainability issues in all art courses that I teach. One of my courses, Installation: Urban Space, directly engages the city of Buffalo through researching specific urban locations toward the creation of site-specific installations. > Read more from UB Sustainability

Inquisitive Lens: Marion Faller

October 8, 2014  by: Dom

Marion Faller: Butter Lambs and Easter Eggs, Penney’s Dairy, Broadway Market, Buffalo, NY, Spring 1988

Burchfield Penney Art Center celebrates the work of late UB Professor of Photography Marion Faller On View Friday, October 10, 2014–Sunday, March 29, 2015 From: Burchfield Penney Art Center, October 8, 2015 Photographer and social documentarian Marion Faller (1941-2014) emerged from an academic tradition in photography. Her work began as formal black and white compositions of Read More

Cradle to Grave II- Exhibition opening September 25th 2014

September 10, 2014  by: Dom

  Cradle to Grave: Re-Appropriation, Obsolescence, and the Arts September 25th- October 18th, 2014 Opening reception Thursday September 25th 5:00 pm-7:00 pm Lower Gallery Center for the Arts University at Buffalo The Cradle to Grave exhibition challenges participants to use and incorporate seemingly outdated art and technology artifacts in innovative works of art. This year over forty artists, Read More

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