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Tonight, 3/1, Artist Talk by Paul Vanouse at Hallwalls

March 1, 2017  by: Natalie Fleming

Wednesday, March 1 at 7:00 p.m. – FREE Professor Paul Vanouse will give an artist talk at Hallwalls Contemporary Arts Center. Vanouse’s work begins in the lab where bacteria grown in petri dishes, DNA, and the enzymes used to cut those strands, comprise his material toolbox. At first glance, his scientific experimentation and processes imply a Read More


UB Department of Art MFA Students & Alum in Amid/In WNY Epilogue, Friday 1/13

January 5, 2017  by: Natalie Fleming

Opening at Hallwalls Contemporary Arts Center on Friday, January 13, 2017, from 8PM to 11PM: Amid/In WNY Epilogue, featuring MFA students Mizin Shin and J. Eric Simpson, and UB MFA Alum Patrick Foran, along with artists Bruce Adams, Dennis Bertram, Brita d’Agostino, Andy Krzystek, Rosemary Lyons, Alicia Malik, and Patrick Willett. This exhibition will be Read More


Professor Millie Chen – Upcoming Artist’s Talk at Hallwalls

November 15, 2016  by: Natalie Fleming

Wednesday, November 16 at 7:00 p.m. Hallwalls Contemporary Arts Center FREE Millie Chen Artist’s Talk Department of Art Professor Millie Chen’s work is often multidimensional, using video, installation and experiential aspects to address social characteristics of modernity. Recently, she worked in collaboration with the PED collective, creating an audio bicycle tour intended to uncover layers Read More


Professor George Afedzi Hughes – Upcoming Artist’s Talk at Hallwalls

October 18, 2016  by: Natalie Fleming

Please join Professor George Afedzi Hughes on Wednesday, October 19th for an Artist’s Talk at Hallwalls Event is at 7 PM. Admission is FREE. Hughes’ work uses the history of colonialism as a basis to highlight parallels between that violent history and contemporary global conflicts. ln today’s informational age global occurrences of violence reach us Read More


Professors Stephanie Rothenberg and Paul Vanouse in Techne Showcase Tonight at Hallwalls

May 5, 2016  by: Natalie Fleming

Techne Showcase: Material, Mechanical and Artificial May 5 @ 5:30pm, Hallwalls Contemporary Arts Center Screening Room, 341 Delaware Ave, Buffalo, NY 14202 Light Refreshments will be served The Techne Institute is a confluence of artists, scientists and engineers that engage through research, critical analysis, performance and technical development. This inaugural Techne showcase represents a conversation between Read More


Amelia Jones on March 9th – “Intimate Relations: What Makes Performance Queer? What Makes Queer Performative?”

March 1, 2016  by: Natalie Fleming

Image: Rocio Boliver with Thibault Delferière, The Sea Anemone and the Hermit Crab, 2015, from ‘Overstimulated’ event, organized by Dominic Johnson and Jennifer Doyle, Human Resources, Los Angeles. Courtesy of Amelia Jones. Leslie Lohman Queer Art Lecture Series in partnership with Hallwalls and the Queer Studies Research Workshop presents Amelia Jones, March 9th at 7pm at Read More


26th Annual Day With(out) Art on World AIDS Day Panel Discussion and Video Screening

November 17, 2015  by: Natalie Fleming

Shan Kelley, “With Curators Like These, Who Needs A Cure,” 2015. oil paint, semen, resin on wood, 5×7 in. Newly produced video RADIANT PRESENCE to screen at UB followed by a panel discussion on HIV/AIDS Event recognizes 26th Annual Day With(out) Art on World AIDS Day 2015 In recognition of the 26th annual Day With(out) Read More


Internationally Renowned Canadian Artist Attila Richard Lukacs at Hallwalls Contemporary Arts Center on Oct. 6th

September 16, 2015  by: Natalie Fleming

Attila Richard Lukacs, Untitled, 101” x 144”, oil on canvas, 2008. The University at Buffalo’s Department of Art, in partnership with New York City’s Leslie-Lohman Museum of Gay and Lesbian Art and Hallwalls Contemporary Arts Center presents internationally celebrated painter Attila Richard Lukacs, who will speak at Hallwalls Contemporary Arts Center on October 6th at Read More


Amid/In WNY 2015 – Opening Reception at Hallwalls on Friday, January 16th

January 5, 2015  by: Natalie Fleming

Amid/In exhibition opens Friday, January 16th at 8:00 PM at Hallwalls Contemporary Arts Center and will be on view until March 6th.  The exhibition, a survey of contemporary art in the Western New York region, will feature the work of Department of Art Professor David Schirm and MFA students Tommy Nguyen and Kate Gaudy. For Read More


Professor Jonathan Katz on “Art, Sex, and the Sixties” – Lecture at Hallwalls September 19th

September 10, 2014  by: Natalie Fleming

On Friday September 19 at 4pm, Professor Jonathan Katz will be the next speaker in the Humanities Institute’s Scholars@Hallwalls lecture series. He will present a talk on “Art, Sex, and the Sixties.” Scholars@Hallwalls is a series in which HI Faculty Fellows present their research to an interdisciplinary audience. The lectures are held at Hallwalls Contemporary Read More