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Professor Paul Vanouse Receives Award of Distinction at the Prix Ars Electronica

May 23, 2017  by: Natalie Fleming

  The America Project, by Paul Vanouse, UB Professor of Art and Director of the Coalesce Center for Biological Art, has received an Award of Distinction at the Prix Ars Electronica, in Linz, Austria. Furthermore, Coalesce artists-in-residence Byron Rich (UB MFA 2015) and Mary Maggic Tsang have received an honorary mention for their Open Source Read More


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


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


Professor Paul Vanouse and The America Project at University City Science Center’s Esther Klein Gallery

October 20, 2016  by: Natalie Fleming

Among our many differences, humans have one thing in common: we’re all made up of DNA. The newest exhibition at the University City Science Center’s Esther Klein Gallery (EKG) brings this fact to life in a live biological art exhibit focused on DNA Fingerprinting. The America Project, created by Department of Art Professor Paul Vanouse, opens 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


Professors Chen, Linder, Quigley, and Vanouse in PED Collective, Toronto 6/23 – 8/21

June 23, 2016  by: Natalie Fleming

  PED.TORONTO PED Collective: Millie Chen, Andrew Johnson, Joan Linder, Warren Quigley, Paul Vanouse June 23 to August 21, 2016 Koffler Gallery | Artscape Youngplace, 180 Shaw Street Curator: Mona Filip       SUMMER OPENING RECEPTION: Thursday, June 23, 2016 | 6 – 9 PM | FREE The PED Collective is a full service organization Read More


Apply for the Coalesce Biological Art Residency

June 1, 2016  by: Natalie Fleming

Coalesce is currently accepting proposals for Biological Art residencies. We generally accept 4–5 residents per academic year. A residency is active for the entire year, however actual periods in residence will vary and should be mutually agreed upon by Coalesce and the artist. We suggest a minimum of one month in planned residence and we encourage residents to 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


Coalesce Center for Biological Art Inaugural Events Wednesday (3/23) – Friday (3/25)

March 17, 2016  by: Natalie Fleming

Invitation to inauguration: We are pleased to announce the inauguration of Coalesce Center for Biological Art on Wednesday, March 23, from 4-6 PM, in 308, 359 and 363 Hochstetter Hall on UB’s Amherst Campus. Coalesce is a hybrid studio laboratory facility dedicated to enabling hands-on creative engagement with the tools and technologies of the life sciences.  Coalesce is Read More


Real-Space Electronic Art Concert, Wednesday 2/24, in the Project Space

February 22, 2016  by: Natalie Fleming

Announcing Electronic Art Concert: Experimental electronic audio created by students from Real-Space Electronic Art, Art 489/589. Wed. February 24, 2016.  1pm-2pm. The Project Space, CFA 155 All are welcome!