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Design Students Portfolio Seminar, Nov 11th, CFA

November 6, 2017  by: Mark Snyder

Portfolio Seminar

Learn how to build a better portfolio. Join us for a rousing discussion of what the experts are really looking for from an entry-level designer, intern, or freelancer at our annual Portfolio Seminar on Saturday, November 11. Get the inside perspective from professionals to be prepared for your next interview. You’ll even get the chance to see a winning Read More


UB GRADUATE OPEN STUDIOS, Nov 9th, 6:00 – 9:00 PM

  by: Mark Snyder

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  Please join us Thursday, November 9th from 6:00-9:00pm for our annual Graduate Open Studios event. Open Studios is an opportunity for the public to meet the next generation of artists at UB. Students in UB’s graduate programs in Art and Media Study invite the public into their studios to engage with their work in more intimate Read More


WNYBAC’s 3rd Annual Liquor & Letterpress

November 1, 2017  by: Jeff Sherven

Get in the spirit! WNYBAC is hosting its 3rd Annual Fund-Raiser * Liquor & Letterpress * this Saturday, November 4th 6-9p.m. Come for an evening of local sips & letterpress printing on their antique presses. Art & basket auction, prizes, 50/50 raffle, and fun! Make a bag full of hand-printed goodies to take home. Visit http://wnybookarts.org/events/ for more


Power Animal: The Relief Prints of Brian Hensen at WNYBAC

  by: Jeff Sherven

Power Animal is an exhibition of relief prints by UB Department of Art Alum Brian Hensen. Its Opening Reception is Friday, November 10, 2017, 6-9pm at the Western New York Book Arts Center 468 Washington St. in Buffalo. The event is free and open to the public. Hensen will lead an artist’s talk and workshop on Saturday, December 2nd from Read More


November 16 and 17, 2017: Microbial Aesthetics: Science, Philosophy, Ethics and Art Meet the Microbes.

October 31, 2017  by: Mark Snyder

Join the Department of Art’s Paul Vanouse and the Coalesce Center for Biological Art as they present: Microbial Aesthetics: Science, Philosophy, Ethics and Art Meet the Microbes. November 16 and 17, 2017 University at Buffalo & Hallwalls Art Center A two-day symposium to propose and discuss methods and aesthetics of engagement with microbial life from multidisciplinary Read More


UB Dept of Art: Morrison Scholarship Application Fall 2017

October 30, 2017  by: Mark Snyder

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MORRISON SCHOLARSHIPS AVAILABLE NOW FOR FALL 17 Previous Morrison Scholarship Winners Application Form: Morrison_Appl_fall 17 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 Read More


Deadline Dec 8, 2017 for the 2018 Rumsey Scholarship Application: UB Sophomores and Juniors

October 25, 2017  by: Mark Snyder

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Attn. UB Department of Art and Art History Sophomores and Juniors: 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 students entering their sophomore or junior year in this annual competition. APPLICATIONS AVAILABLE ONLINE or in CFA Read More


Millie Chen: Origins Invited Talk, CU Boulder, October 6

October 1, 2017  by: Dom

Professor Millie Chen, UB Department of Art, will present a talk at 2 P.M. on October 6, 2017 at University of Colorado Boulder. How are culture, politics, economics and ecology inscribed on an object? How can the interpretation of an object, be it mythologized or banal, challenge our assumptions about history, technology and science? What drives the research and Read More


Department of Art Gallery Schedule Fall 2017–Spring 2018

September 1, 2017  by: Admin

Prelude: Works by Incoming Department of Art MFA Students August 21-October 6, 2017 Reception: Thursday, September 7, 5:00–7:00 p.m. Selections from the 2016-2017 Department of Art Senior Thesis Exhibition October 19 – December 8, 2017 Reception: Thursday, October 19, 5:00–7:00 p.m. From Now On: Western New York High School Exhibition High School Art & Media Study Day: Friday, March 16 February 12 Read More


Screening & Discussion: GUAO with UB graduate & filmmaker Eduardo Velázquez & Jonathan Katz

August 31, 2017  by: Admin

September 14, 2017, 9:00 p.m. Hallwalls – 341 Delaware at Tupper Free and open to the public Eduardo will open with a brief talk and introduction to the film, and following the film there will be a discussion with Eduardo and Jonathan Katz, Director of the Visual Studies PhD program at UB. Synopsis: Set in Read More


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