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MFA Alum Joshua Unikel at ACAF Residency in Shanghai

June 12, 2017  by: Natalie Fleming

MFA Alumnus Joshua Unikel will be in Shanghai for a residency through the ACAF China Fellowship Program.  During this residency, Unikel will work on a new body of work, titled Suspicious Registration, which uses graphic design as visual essay to explore sociocultural as well as print media issues related to access, cross-cultural miscommunication, and the politics Read More


MFA Alum Bethany Moody Wins 2017 Outstanding Student Achievement in Contemporary Sculpture Award

June 7, 2017  by: Natalie Fleming

Recent MFA graduate Bethany Moody received this year’s Outstanding Student Achievement in Contemporary Sculpture Award from the International Sculpture Center. Bethany will be recognized in the 2017 October issue of Sculpture magazine, as well as on the www.sculpture.org website. 354 students, from over 137 colleges and universities world-wide, were nominated to received this award. The jury, which included Edith Newhall, art critic Read More


UB’s Coalesce Center for Biological Arts Releases a Call for Applications for Interdisciplinary Artist Residencies

June 1, 2017  by: Natalie Fleming

Application for Interdisciplinary Residency  Coalesce: Center for Biological Arts is a hybrid studio laboratory dedicated to enabling hands-on creative engagement with the tools and technologies of the life sciences, and is a major facet of the Genome, Environment and Microbiome Community of Excellence at the University at Buffalo. Coalesce is currently accepting proposals for Biological Read More


“Wright’s Larkin: Arts and Crafts in Industry” Opens June 7th

May 24, 2017  by: Natalie Fleming

Wright’s Larkin: Arts and Crafts in Industry June 8-October 29, 2017 Opening Reception June 7, 6-8 pm Edmund B. Hayes Hall, Atrium The University at Buffalo, South Campus Main St and Kenmore Ave, Buffalo, NY 14214 The exhibition foregrounds the remarkable synergy between The Larkin Company and Frank Lloyd Wright, the period’s two most disruptive Read More


Professor Paul Vanouse Receives Award of Distinction at the Prix Ars Electronica

May 23, 2017  by: Natalie Fleming

  The America Project, by Paul Vanouse, UB Professor of Art and Director of the Coalesce Center for Biological Art, has received an Award of Distinction at the Prix Ars Electronica, in Linz, Austria. Furthermore, Coalesce artists-in-residence Byron Rich (UB MFA 2015) and Mary Maggic Tsang have received an honorary mention for their Open Source Read More


Apply Today: Clinical Assistant Professors in Graphic Design, Art History, Visual Studies

May 22, 2017  by: Natalie Fleming

The Department of Art at the University at Buffalo, The State University of New York, invites applications for a Clinical Assistant Professor in Graphic Design and a Clinical Assistant Professor in Art History and/or Visual Studies. Candidates for Graphic Design should be comfortable working in an interdisciplinary art and design environment. The candidate’s pedagogical focus will Read More


“The Continuous Journey” by MFA Joseph Frank at Squeaky Wheel Tonight

May 19, 2017  by: Natalie Fleming

Opening Friday, May 19, 2017 Squeaky Wheel 6–9pm On View through June 2, 2017 Free and open to the general public This exhibition features an extensive series of paintings by MFA student Joseph Frank. The series tells the story of a person who struggles to make sense of the world around him, as he interacts Read More


“Somatic Color”: Solo Exhibition by MFA Student Kyla Kegler Opens Friday 5/12

May 11, 2017  by: Natalie Fleming

Somatic Color, by MFA student Kyla Avery Kegler, will be on view at Ró Gallery, 732 Elmwood Avenue, Buffalo, NY, from May 12 to June 30, 2017.  There will be an opening reception on May 12th from 6-9PM.  All are welcome. In this series of paintings, Kegler investigates a sensual relationship to color and form. This Read More


Reception for PLATFORM: a Socially Engaged Design Studio, on Tuesday, 5/16

May 8, 2017  by: Natalie Fleming

Please join us for a public student presentation and opening reception of graphic design projects by students in the Department of Art at the University at Buffalo. This will be the launch of PLATFORM: a socially engaged design studio in the UB Department of Art​. Tuesday, May 16th 5:00 – 7:00 pm Partnership for the Read More


Inter-Spectra: UB Department of Art Senior Thesis Exhibition Opens Friday, 5.5 at Silo City

May 2, 2017  by: Natalie Fleming

Join us May 5th, from 5-9PM at Silo City, 120 Childs Street, Buffalo, NY, for Inter-Spectra, the UB Department of Art Senior Thesis Exhibition. Artists include: Evelyn Bellreng, Brie Bourdage, Rachel Coan, Elisa Cremean, Akasya Crosier, Lisa DeAbreu, Kayleigh Fogle, Sarah Gabler, Ashley Graham-Houston, Isabella Gulino, Samantha Hevland, Linda Jurdi, Mitch Krumm, Allison Mikulec, Cody Schriever, Read More


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