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lll at Ease: Dis-ease in Art

April 11, 2017  by: Natalie Fleming

Ill at Ease: Dis-ease in Art April 13 – May 12, 2017 Opening Reception: Thursday, April 13, 5:00 – 7:00 p.m. Department of Art Gallery B45 Center for the Arts University at Buffalo, North Campus What is illness? Where is it? How does it mark bodies and spaces? Ill at Ease explores these questions, tracing the contours of illness, 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


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


2016-17 Call for Work for Local High School Artists – From Now On: Western New York High School Art Exhibition

November 28, 2016  by: Natalie Fleming

  UB DEPARTMENT OF ART WESTERN NEW YORK REGIONAL HIGH SCHOOL ART EXHIBITION We invite all area high schools to submit one to four pieces of their best student work. A maximum of four works from each school is guaranteed acceptance into the exhibition. EVENT DATES AND TIMES March 14- April 6, 2017 Exhibition Reception Thursday, April Read More


Roundtable Discussion Tomorrow Night: What Does It Mean To Be Human?

November 14, 2016  by: Natalie Fleming

Roundtable Discussion: What Does It Mean To Be Human? Featuring RPI Department of Art Professor Kathy High, UB Department of Transnational Studies Professor LaKisha Simmons, and UB Department of Art Professor Jasmina Tumbas 6PM, Tuesday, November 15th Department of Art Gallery, B45 Center for the Arts All are welcome What does it mean to be Read More


The Measure of All Things Exhibition: Rethinking Humanism through Art, 10/13 – 12/10

October 10, 2016  by: Natalie Fleming

Please join us for the opening of The Measure of All Things: Rethinking Humanism through Art on Thursday, October 13th from 5-7.  The exhibition features sixteen artists whose work calls on us to rethink our reliance on the philosophy of humanism, including three MFA students in the Department of Art, Rachel Shelton, James Eric Simpson, and Read More


Coalesce Talk by Bio Artist Günes-Hélène Isitan on Wednesday, October 12th

October 5, 2016  by: Natalie Fleming

Artist Talk Wednesday October 12, 2016 1:00 PM 307 Hochstetter Hall Please join the UB Department of Art at the Coalesce Center for Biological Art for an artist talk by Günes-Hélène Isitan on anthropocentrism and the nonhuman perspective. Born in Turkey in 1978, Isitan holds a graduate diploma in Actual Arts Practice (Sherbrooke University, 2016); she currently lives in Read More


Tomorrow – Public Presentation by Igor Vamos from The Yes Men

September 22, 2016  by: Natalie Fleming

Techne Institute for Arts and Emerging Technologies is pleased to announce: CREATIVITY AND PUBLIC PARTICIPATION  A public presentation and subsequent workshop with Igor Vamos, AKA Mike Bonanno, of the legendary, culture-jamming, activist duo: The Yes Men.  Friday, Sept. 23: 10:30AM, Department of Art Gallery, B45 Center for the Arts.  Vamos will present and discuss several of Read More


Lectures on 8/29, 8/31 – Visiting Faculty from Tsinghua University

August 26, 2016  by: Natalie Fleming

We are pleased to announce that two visiting faculty from the Academy of Arts & Design, Tsinghua University, will be giving lectures during the first week of the Fall semester: Eric Feng Fan Assistant Professor, Tsinghua University “Displacement of Art Works and Exhibitions” Monday, August 29, 10-10:30am Dept. of Art Gallery B45 Center for the Read More


With and Without Symposium and Exhibition 9/1-10/8

August 22, 2016  by: Natalie Fleming

You are cordially invited to two events, the symposium and the art exhibition, related to the academic exchange program between the Academy of Arts & Design, Tsinghua University, Beijing, and the Department of Art, University at Buffalo. ——————————————————- With and Without Agreement Symposium Thurs., Sept. 1, 2016, 6-8p Department of Art Gallery, B45 Center for the Arts Read More