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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

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

Call for Work – The Measure of All Things: Rethinking Humanism through Art

July 18, 2016  by: Natalie Fleming

The Measure of All Things: Rethinking Humanism through Art Department of Art Gallery, University at Buffalo October 13 – December 11, 2016 Reception: Thursday, October 13, 2016 Submissions must be received electronically by 11:59 pm EST on Friday, August 19, 2016, to be considered. In May 2016, a four-year-old boy fell into an exhibit at Read More

Exhibition Curated by Professor Jonathan Katz & PhD Student Andrew Barron Opens at the Leslie Lohman Museum

July 15, 2016  by: Natalie Fleming

A Deeper Dive, an exhibition curated by Professor Jonathan Katz and PhD student Andrew Barron opens July 15th at the Leslie-Lohman Museum of Gay and Lesbian Art.  There will be an opening reception from 6-8PM.  The exhibition will be on view until September 25, 2016. This thought-provoking and compelling exhibition visually explores the impact of Read More

Drama Queer: Seducing Social Change – Exhibition in Vancouver Curated by Professor Jonathan Katz and PhD Student Conor Moynihan

June 20, 2016  by: Natalie Fleming

Drama Queer: seducing social change, an exhibition curated by Professor Jonathan D. Katz and PhD student Conor Moynihan will be a feature of Vancouver’s Queer Arts Festival. This exhibition explores the role of emotion in contemporary queer art as a form of political practice. As a mechanism to coalesce feelings and direct them with activist intent, emotion Read More

Professor Jasmina Tumbas Curates Selma Selman’s 1st U.S. Solo Exhibition at Dreamland

February 19, 2016  by: Natalie Fleming

Selma Selman. Me postojisarav – Postojim – I exist. March 4 – March 25, 2016 Opening and Performance: March 4, 8:00pm. Dreamland, Buffalo, NY (387 Franklin St.) Curated by Dr. Jasmina Tumbas, Assistant Professor, Department of Art, University at Buffalo. Dreamland showcases the first U.S. solo exhibition of Selma Selman, Bosnian artist of Roma origins, currently based Read More

TRANSmaterIAL, An Exhibition Curated by MFA Student Alicia Marvan, Opens Saturday

April 29, 2015  by: Natalie Fleming

TRANSmaterIAL: material explorations in art, design and architecture UB Anderson Gallery May 2nd – August 16th, 2015 Curated by Alicia Marván, UB Department of Art MFA Student Reception Saturday May 2nd, 6-8pm 1 Martha Jackson Pl Buffalo, NY 14214 The exhibition showcases recent work by artists, designers and architects currently living and working in Buffalo, New Read More

Classical Nudes and the Making of Queer History – An Exhibition Curated by Dr. Jonathan Katz

January 5, 2015  by: Natalie Fleming

Classical Nudes and the Making of Queer History, an exhibition curated by Dr. Jonathan Katz, closed yesterday after being on view at the Leslie Lohman Museum of Gay and Lesbian Studies since October 17, 2014.  The exhibition focused on historical representations of the classical nude as expressions of same-sex desire.  The exhibition was recently reviewed in The Gay and Read More

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