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MFA Alum Joshua Unikel at ACAF Residency in Shanghai

June 12, 2017  by: Natalie Fleming

MFA Alumnus Joshua Unikel will be in Shanghai for a residency through the ACAF China Fellowship Program.  During this residency, Unikel will work on a new body of work, titled Suspicious Registration, which uses graphic design as visual essay to explore sociocultural as well as print media issues related to access, cross-cultural miscommunication, and the politics Read More


Today at 4PM – Professor Paul Vanouse, “Islands of Anomaly in a Sea of Sameness: Making Pictures with DNA”

December 9, 2016  by: Natalie Fleming

Friday, December 9th at 4PM UB Coalesce Center for Biological Art 359 Hochstetter Hall Paul Vanouse, Professor of Art and Director of Coalesce, will present: “Islands of Anomaly in a Sea of Sameness: Making Pictures with DNA” Paul will give a talk followed by a brief tour of Coalesce Center for Biological Arts. Coalesce is UB’s new 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


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


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


Lydia Okumura Lecture on Wednesday, September 7th at 6pm

September 6, 2016  by: Natalie Fleming

Artist Lydia Okumura, who is opening her exhibition at UB Art Galleries on September 8th and 10th, will be lecturing on her work in the Department of Art class Installation: Urban Space this Wednesday, September 7th, at 6pm in B13 in the Center for the Arts. Okumura challenges viewers to question their perception of space Read More


Announcing the Fall 2016 Department of Art Speaker Series

September 1, 2016  by: Natalie Fleming

  Mondays 6:30 – 8:30pm Center for the Arts 112 Lectures are free and open to the public Previous Speaker Series Visiting Artists List Video Archive of Previous Lectures Sept 12 JENS HAUSER Jens Hauser is a Copenhagen and Paris based media studies scholar and art curator focusing on the interactions between art and technology. 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


Professor Millie Chen and MFA Student Caroline Doherty Speak Tomorrow (4/16) at UB’s 12th Annual Storytellers Conference

April 15, 2016  by: Natalie Fleming

Mille Chen, Still from Tour Department of Art Professor Millie Chen and MFA student Caroline Doherty will speak on Saturday for the 12th Annual Indigenous and American Studies Storytellers Conference. Tickets for Saturday may be purchased on the American Studies Graduate Student Association website. A complete schedule of the conference may be found here. Caroline will speak from 3:55 – 5:00PM in CFA 146 Read More