University at Buffalo
Department of

Art

Art & Design

Art History

Visual Studies

Careers & Further Study

Careers and Further Study

Department alumni include many artists who have national and international reputations via their acclaimed exhibitions, commissions, and awards. Alumni have also had great success in education, becoming professors or lecturers at leading colleges and universities or teachers at community colleges and secondary schools. In addition, alumni have entered a range of professions in places such as art galleries, museums, alternative art spaces, auction houses, design and advertising firms, and government agencies for culture as directors, designers, curators, preparators, installers, and art handlers, as well as finding themselves in conservation, fabrication, fund raising, and community outreach programming.