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Tonight: “Artist to Artist” at Benjaman Gallery, Co-curated by MFA Alum Dana Tyrrell

November 4, 2016  by: Natalie Fleming

Artist to Artist,  Co-curated by MFA alumnus Dana Tyrrell, opens at Benjaman Gallery, tonight, Friday November 4, 2016,  from 6-10pm.  The exhibition features the artwork of Robert & Jeanette Blair, Ray Bonilla, MFA alum Tricia Butski, Charles Burchfield and Alberto Rey. Artist to Artist examines the intertwining and constantly growing branches of influence across generations of artists. The 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

MFA Alum Tommy Nguyen in Exhibition at El Museo – Opens 7/8/16

July 6, 2016  by: Natalie Fleming

El Museo will present a solo exhibition of MFA alumnus Tommy Nguyen’s new work, entitled TURBOGRAFX 16.  The exhibition opens Friday, July 8th, with an artist talk and reception from 7-9 PM and will run until July 30th, ending with a film screening and interview from 5-7 PM. Now living and working in New York Read More

Unknown Knowns: An Exhibition by MFA Alum Gary Sczerbaniewicz Opens Tonight 6/24 at BT&C Gallery

June 24, 2016  by: Natalie Fleming

BT&C Gallery presents Unknown Knowns, an exhibition of new works by UB Department of Art Alum Gary Sczerbaniewicz. The exhibition opens Friday, June 24th with a public reception 6-9 pm and will run through July 30th, 2016. BT&C has open gallery hours during exhibitions Fridays and Saturdays, 12-5pm, or anytime by appointment (716-604-6183 or ————————————————————– Read More

UB Department of Art Alum Michael Beitz Creates Public Artwork for North Campus

May 20, 2016  by: Natalie Fleming

Michael Beitz

Whippy, the new work of public art by UB Department of Art MFA Alum Michael Beitz (2009), was installed recently on Founders Plaza near Baldy Hall and the Student Union on North Campus as part of the Small Facility and Grounds Spaces initiative. Beitz’s work is part of an effort to improve the UB experience for Read More

Breathe: Environmentally Conscious Art Exhibition, Featuring MFA student Liz Black, Opens Tonight

April 22, 2016  by: Natalie Fleming

Tonight at 6PM, Manuel Barreto presents a variety of artists displaying work that encourages sustainability.  Artists participating in this show include: MFA alum Ruby Merritt, MFA student Liz Black, with Andrew Clark, Marissa Lehner, Ashley Johnson, and Kayla Leach. Green Window City Display by Department of Art student Austin Laughlin.

Tonight – Alumna Harumo Sato in Solo Exhibition at WNYBAC

March 25, 2016  by: Natalie Fleming

Opening Reception of UB Department of Art Alumna Harumo Sato: Mogu Mogu ~ Munch Munch Friday, March 25th, 6-9pm On View March 25th-April 29th, 2016 The Western New York Book Arts Center (WNYBAC) presents Mogu Mogu ~ Munch Munch, an exhibition by Harumo Sato, on view from March 25 through April 29, 2016. The exhibition 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

Bodily Echo, Featuring the Work of MFA Student Ashley Powell, though Feb 24 at Dreamland

February 5, 2016  by: Natalie Fleming

Tricia Butsky

Tonight at Dreamland: Opening reception for Bodily Echo from 6-10PM.  The show is curated by Department of Art alum Dana Tyrrell and features the work of Jaime Schmidt, fellow alum Tricia Butski, and current MFA student Ashley Powell.  The exhibition will run through February 24, 2016.

Exhibition Opening Nov. 12th – Re:res Contemporary Interpretations of the Cravens World Collection

November 4, 2015  by: Natalie Fleming

  Re:res Contemporary Interpretations of the Cravens World Collection November 12–December 12, 2015 Opening Reception Thursday, November 12, 2015 5:00–7:00pm UB Art Gallery Second Floor, CFA Re (with reference to): res (a thing, matter or object) This exhibition presents the work of artists Skylar Borgstrom, Caitlin Cass, AJ Fries, Kristine Mifsud, Carl Spartz, Marc Tomko, Read More

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