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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


Tonight – MFA Thesis Show “Grave Matters” by Jenna Curran Opens at Box Gallery

April 7, 2017  by: Natalie Fleming

Grave Matters is an exhibition that explores the interpersonal relationships of the termially ill and a person’s right to die. Reception : April 7th, 7-10PM Box Gallery, 667 Main Street, Buffalo, NY 14203 Jenna Curran is a printmaker and sculptor from Rochester New York who received her BFA from the New York State College of Read More


Tonight – Reception for “Lipstick & Landscapes,” A Project Space Exhibition by Akasya Crosier

April 5, 2017  by: Natalie Fleming

Lipstick and Landscapes is a mixed media show featuring work by Akasya Crosier, a senior at UB studying Studio Art and Communication. Her artwork explores themes of travel, idealized spaces, and personal identity. Stop by after classes to enjoy some bright colors, food, and friendly people.  The opening reception is on Wednesday, April 5th from 6-9 Read More


JAVIER SANCHEZ: MASO, MFA Thesis Exhibition Opens Tonight at Big Orbit

April 1, 2017  by: Natalie Fleming

MFA student Javier Sanchez‘s thesis exhibition, Maso, will open tonight, April 1st, from 8-11pm, at CEPA Gallery’s Big Orbit Project Space. For his exhibition, Sanchez has created a site specific video installation that reflects on notions of mythology and cultural identity. Born near Mexico City, Mexico, Javier Sanchez is a multidisciplinary artist who currently lives Read More


MFA Thesis “Disruptive Bodies” by Morgan Arnett Opens Tonight

March 31, 2017  by: Natalie Fleming

Disruptive Bodies is a multimedia exhibition by MFA student Morgan Arnett exploring the monstrous feminine, which draws inspiration from science fiction and horror films and investigates themes of feminism, cinema, and abjection. The opening reception will be at Main Street Gallery on March 31 from 6-9pm. The show will be up until April 5.


Tonight – MFA Thesis Exhibition Sigils: Rhetoric by Erik Miller

March 24, 2017  by: Natalie Fleming

Please join MFA student Erik Miller for the opening of his MFA thesis exhibition, Sigils: Rhetoric at 515 Main Street Gallery at 6PM tonight, March 24th. Sigils:Rhetoric is an exploration and explication of rhetoric and control as presented by the church and state in relation to deviants and witches, along with the countermovements it spawned. Read More


Rumsey Travel Scholarship Competition & Exhibition 3/30 – 5/6

March 22, 2017  by: Natalie Fleming

The University at Buffalo Art Galleries and Department of Art present the 2017 Rumsey Travel Scholarship Competition & Exhibition, showcasing the work of sophomore and junior students from the Department of Art as they compete for the annual Rumsey Scholarship. March 30 – May 6, 2017 Opening Reception: Thursday, March 30th, 5:00–7:00PM UB Art Galleries, 2nd Floor Center Read More


This Friday 3/10 MFA Thesis Show “Ataraxy” by Rachel Shelton

March 6, 2017  by: Natalie Fleming

This Friday, March 10th from 6-9PM, join Rachel Shelton for the opening of her MFA thesis show, Ataraxy at Benjaman Gallery.  A portion of the proceeds from this exhibition will be donated to Planned Parenthood of Central and WNY. Ataraxy is a body of printed works that presents the ingestion and digestion of the philosophies Read More


Alum Gerald Mead in Solo Exhibition at Studio Hart 3/3

March 2, 2017  by: Natalie Fleming

An exhibition of small scale assemblages by alumnus Gerald Mead (MFA 2008) titled Mining the Archive: New Works by Gerald Mead will open at Studio Hart (65 Allen St. Buffalo, NY) on Friday, March 3, 6-9 pm. The exhibition will remain on view through March 25.


February 16th UB Department of Art Alumni Reception at the College Art Association Annual Conference

January 31, 2017  by: Natalie Fleming

The UB Department of Art is hosting an alumni reception at the College Art Association Annual Conference in New York City on Thursday, Feb. 16. Join Joan Linder, chair of the UB Department of Art, at the reception to reconnect with art alumni, faculty and students. All those attending the conference, or who are in Read More


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