University at Buffalo
Department of

Art

Art & Design

Art History

Visual Studies

Faculty & Staff

The highly ranked Department of Art faculty and staff consist of professionally and internationally active artists, scholars and technicians who make available a diverse range of discourse and expertise. A partial list of the fellowships secured by our faculty only within the last few years suggests its strength: Guggenheim FoundationRockefeller FoundationWarhol FoundationTerra FoundationSmithsonianFulbright FellowshipNational Endowment for the Humanities, the National Endowment for the ArtsCreative Capital FoundationAmerican Association of University WomenAmerican Academy in BerlinAlexander von Humboldt FoundationGerman Academic Exchange Service (DAAD)Chalmers Arts Fellowship.

Complementing the faculty, multiple lecture series bring in internationally renowned artists, designers, historians, critics, curators and scholars on a regular basis throughout the academic year. Guest speakers are available to graduate students for individual meetings and studio visits and for both graduate and undergraduate class visits.

Our outstanding Department of Art Instructional and Administrative Staff are the backbone of our department. They serve our students, faculty and the greater University community on a daily basis.