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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

Sophomores and Juniors: Apply by February 17 for the 2017 Rumsey Competition Exhibition

February 2, 2017  by: Natalie Fleming

Looking for an opportunity to develop your scholarship and artistic practice this summer? The UB Department of Art’s Rumsey Scholarship provides funding for summer travel to one or two talented art and art history sophomores and juniors in this annual competition. APPLICATIONS AVAILABLE ONLINE or in CFA 202. APPLY BY 3:00 PM, FRIDAY FEBRUARY 17TH. Students write a Read More

Morrison Scholarships for Art Students Available – Apply by Friday, Oct 2nd

September 10, 2015  by: Natalie Fleming

2014-2015 Morrison Award Recipients MORRISON SCHOLARSHIPS AVAILABLE NOW FOR FALL 15 Morrison Application Form The Morrison Scholarship is intended to assist art program majors in need of financial support towards completion of their degree.  Awards must be used for costs incurred for tuition or supplies. Undergraduate accepted art majors in good standing with financial need and MFA Read More

Apply for the 2015 Rumsey Scholarship Competition

February 6, 2015  by: Natalie Fleming

2014 Rumsey Scholarship Winners Left: Amber Sliter, “Metamorphosis”  Right: Harumo Sato, “Since the Moment, Till the Moment,” Detail View 2015 RUMSEY SCHOLARSHIP COMPETITION TRAVEL AWARD Approximately $2,000 is awarded each year to a student entering their senior year. Applicants must participate in a competitive exhibition, from which the Art faculty will select a scholarship winner Read More

Department of Art Students – Apply For a 2014-2015 Morrison Scholarship

January 28, 2015  by: Natalie Fleming

2013-2014 Morrison Award Recipients Morrison Application APPLICATION DEADLINE: MONDAY, FEBRUARY 9th at 4:00 PM The Morrison Scholarship is intended to assist talented art majors in need of financial support towards completion of their degree. Awards may be used for costs incurred for tuition or supplies. Eligibility Priority will be given to undergraduate accepted art majors in Read More

Eugene Gaier Awards Excellence in Print and Drawing Recipients: Then & Now

April 23, 2014  by: Jeff Sherven

Gene Gaier, UB Professor Emeritus, Psychology 2014 April 17 to May 10 2014  Visual Studies Lower Gallery In 1997 Dr. Gene Gaier generously sponsored Awards for Excellence in Print and drawing to acknowledge achievement and inspire new talent. Since then there have been forty recipients. Recently, the Gaier Award was dedicated solely to Print Media Read More

Congratulations to the 2014 Department of Art Scholarship Recipients

April 15, 2014  by: Natalie Fleming

[nggallery id=46] This year’s Visual Studies awards were given out at our annual luncheon, which took place in the Visual Studies Gallery. Congratulations to all of the 2014 Visual Studies scholarship recipients. 2014 Visual Studies Scholarship Recipients Julius Bloom Memorial Scholarship: Chase Conatser – CD BFA Alan E. Cober Memorial Award: Harumo Sato – BA  Gen Studio Read More

Opening April 17th in VS Gallery – Eugene Gaier Awards: Then & Now

April 14, 2014  by: Natalie Fleming

Eugene Gaier has a long history of inspiring students at the University at Buffalo, beginning in 1960, when he first became a faculty member here. He is now Professor Emeritus from the Graduate School of Education, Department of Counseling, School, and Educational Psychology. Some of his early research centered on the investigation of individual creativity, Read More

Congratulations to our 2013-2014 Rumsey Award Recipients

December 16, 2013  by: Natalie Fleming

Left: Amber Sliter, “Metamorphosis”  Right: Harumo Sato, “Since the Moment, Till the Moment,” Detail View The Rumsey Scholarship funds travel and study during the summer between a recipient’s junior and senior year.  The recipient is selected based on the quality of the exhibited work and a written proposal describing how the award will be used; Read More

Print Sale Benefit Participation

November 18, 2013  by: Jeff Sherven

Students wishing to participate in the sale may deliver 3 works wrapped in a paper folio by Thursday Nov 21, 10:00am, B31 CFA. All work must be signed & dated. Each must include: price, title, artist, medium size, email & phone. Proceeds split 70% artist / 30% EPIC Fund for research & scholarship in Print Media.

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