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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

“Soil” Talk by Bioartist Nicole Clouston on Friday, 11/18

November 17, 2016  by: Natalie Fleming

GEM Artist-In-Residence – Nicole Clouston – SOIL Friday, November 18, 2016 Time: 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm Location: Center for the Arts 144 Cost: Free and open to the public The project takes soil as its medium, engaging the vast array of microbial life present within it and the ways in which we are connected to Read More

Join Us for OPEN STUDIOS | OPEN CFA on Thursday, November 5th

October 19, 2015  by: Natalie Fleming

Join us for our annual OPEN STUDIOS | OPEN CFA on Thursday, November 5th, from 5:00 – 8:00 PM, featuring graduate students from the Departments of Art, Media Study, Music, and Theatre & Dance.  MFA students invite the community into their workspaces, providing the opportunity to discuss works in progress directly with the artists.  There Read More

Drawing With The Body And Beyond | The Big Draw, Oct 26, 2012

November 19, 2012  by: Dom

Drawing With The Body And Beyond from ubVisualStudies on Vimeo. As part of “The Big Draw” at the Center for the Arts on October 26, students in Prof. Reinhard Reitzenstein’s sculpture classes fashioned drawing apparati that extend either the head or hands of a participant. Enabling people to draw with these extensions heightens the performative Read More

Call for Entries: CFA Atrium Cafe Mural Contest – Deadlines Extended

November 16, 2011  by: Dom

  Update: Winning teams of up to 6 VS students will receive $300 in Gift Certificates from Campus Dining & Shops, to be shared by however many are on the team. The entire interior of the Cafe does not need to be covered with your mural. You may choose to cover large areas in solid color, Read More

NLXL & TypeCon 2008 at the UB Center for the Arts

July 1, 2008  by: Dom

The Department of Art is inviting you to the TypeCon 2008 conference events in the UB Center for the Arts Main Stage Auditorium, on Thursday night, July 17 This will be the opening session for the conference with introductions preceding a presentation by the conference keynote speakers, a team of three NLXL designers from The Read More

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