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Tonight – MFA Thesis Show “Grave Matters” by Jenna Curran Opens at Box Gallery

April 7, 2017  by: Natalie Fleming

Grave Matters is an exhibition that explores the interpersonal relationships of the termially ill and a person’s right to die. Reception : April 7th, 7-10PM Box Gallery, 667 Main Street, Buffalo, NY 14203 Jenna Curran is a printmaker and sculptor from Rochester New York who received her BFA from the New York State College of Read More


Tonight – Reception for “Lipstick & Landscapes,” A Project Space Exhibition by Akasya Crosier

April 5, 2017  by: Natalie Fleming

Lipstick and Landscapes is a mixed media show featuring work by Akasya Crosier, a senior at UB studying Studio Art and Communication. Her artwork explores themes of travel, idealized spaces, and personal identity. Stop by after classes to enjoy some bright colors, food, and friendly people.  The opening reception is on Wednesday, April 5th from 6-9 Read More


MFA Thesis “Disruptive Bodies” by Morgan Arnett Opens Tonight

March 31, 2017  by: Natalie Fleming

Disruptive Bodies is a multimedia exhibition by MFA student Morgan Arnett exploring the monstrous feminine, which draws inspiration from science fiction and horror films and investigates themes of feminism, cinema, and abjection. The opening reception will be at Main Street Gallery on March 31 from 6-9pm. The show will be up until April 5.


Tonight – MFA Thesis Exhibition Sigils: Rhetoric by Erik Miller

March 24, 2017  by: Natalie Fleming

Please join MFA student Erik Miller for the opening of his MFA thesis exhibition, Sigils: Rhetoric at 515 Main Street Gallery at 6PM tonight, March 24th. Sigils:Rhetoric is an exploration and explication of rhetoric and control as presented by the church and state in relation to deviants and witches, along with the countermovements it spawned. Read More


Rumsey Travel Scholarship Competition & Exhibition 3/30 – 5/6

March 22, 2017  by: Natalie Fleming

The University at Buffalo Art Galleries and Department of Art present the 2017 Rumsey Travel Scholarship Competition & Exhibition, showcasing the work of sophomore and junior students from the Department of Art as they compete for the annual Rumsey Scholarship. March 30 – May 6, 2017 Opening Reception: Thursday, March 30th, 5:00–7:00PM UB Art Galleries, 2nd Floor Center Read More


This Friday 3/10 MFA Thesis Show “Ataraxy” by Rachel Shelton

March 6, 2017  by: Natalie Fleming

This Friday, March 10th from 6-9PM, join Rachel Shelton for the opening of her MFA thesis show, Ataraxy at Benjaman Gallery.  A portion of the proceeds from this exhibition will be donated to Planned Parenthood of Central and WNY. Ataraxy is a body of printed works that presents the ingestion and digestion of the philosophies Read More


Alum Gerald Mead in Solo Exhibition at Studio Hart 3/3

March 2, 2017  by: Natalie Fleming

An exhibition of small scale assemblages by alumnus Gerald Mead (MFA 2008) titled Mining the Archive: New Works by Gerald Mead will open at Studio Hart (65 Allen St. Buffalo, NY) on Friday, March 3, 6-9 pm. The exhibition will remain on view through March 25.


Professor Reinhard Reitzenstein’s Solo Exhibition Opens 3/4 at Olga Korper Gallery

February 28, 2017  by: Natalie Fleming

Professor Reinhard Reitzenstein‘s solo exhibition of new drawings, sculpture, and video, The Forest at 4AM, will open at Olga Korper Gallery on March 4th. The show will be on view until March 25th, with a formal reception held Saturday, March 4th from 2-5pm. Reitzenstein will be present for every Saturday for the duration of the show.


02.09.17 Department of Art MFA Class of 2018 Exhibition

January 30, 2017  by: Natalie Fleming

Please join the Department of Art MFA Class of 2018 for the opening of their exhibition on February 9, 2017. Artists include: Lindsey Baeder Bernard Aaron Dolecki Julio Enrique Flores Aleah Ford Pam Glick Gabrielle Heard Andie Jairam Kyla Kegler Kate MacNeil Sepideh Pourhang Law Eh Soe The exhibition will be on view from February Read More


Opening 2/2/17 – Thereafter: Selections from the 2015-16 Department of Art Senior Thesis Exhibition

January 23, 2017  by: Natalie Fleming

Thereafter is a group exhibition showcasing new works by select alumni from the UB Department of Art Class of 2016.  Artists include Michael Beyser, Kimberly Horton, Zachary Paolini, and Rebecca Wing. This exhibition is curated by Rachel Shelton, MFA Student and Curatorial Graduate Assistant in the Department of Art. On View: February 2 – March 4, 2017 Reception: February 2,  5-7 Read More


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