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New Job Posting: Assistant Professor, Digital Design and Emerging Technologies

November 22, 2017  by: Mark Snyder

Assistant Professor, Digital Design and Emerging Technologies Applications are currently being accepted. APPLY NOW! The University at Buffalo’s Department of Art has launched a new socially-engaged design studio and is happy to announce that with it they are adding the new position of Assistant Professor, Digital Design and Emerging Technologies. The department is looking for qualified applicants Read More

FUTURE: the 2018 Western NY High School Art Exhibition

  by: Mark Snyder


The Department of Art is hosting its yearly regional exhibit of WNY High School students’ work, chosen by area high school Art Teachers. image from 2017 exhibition This year’s exhibit entitled FUTURE: Western New York High School Exhibition; is scheduled February 12 – March 16, 2018 -the reception is Thursday, March 15th, 5-7pm. The number Read More

Spring 2018 Courses You Should Really Consider

  by: Mark Snyder

Make this coming Spring semester a fun time with these exciting courses added to your mix. Creative, intellectual, inspiring, experiences that will last a lifetime and expand your horizons! Sign up now before they all fill up. UNDERGRADUATE ART HISTORY AHI 150                     Avant Gardes                                  Read More

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 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

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