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Painting Borges: Art Interpreting Literature

Jorge Luis Borges is one of the most prominent literary figures whose work is also profoundly philosophical. His stories are filled with conceptual puzzles that prompt Read More »

Affinity in Print: Francisco Toledo and Jorge Luis Borges

Affinity in Print: Francisco Toledo and Jorge Luis Borges features eighteen prints by Francisco Toledo (1940-), who was born in Juchitan, Mexico of Zapotec descent. Christopher Read More »

Small Things Rightly Planted: A celebration of the College of Arts & Sciences Centennial

On September 29, 1913, The Buffalo News wrote an editorial extolling a new program of Courses in Arts and Sciences at the University of Buffalo: “It is Read More »

Selected Prints by Antoni Tàpies

The Second Floor Gallery at UB Anderson Gallery features prints by Spanish Catalan painter, sculptor, printmaker and art theorist, Antoni Tàpies (1923–2012). Tàpies established an Read More »

Hyeyoung Shin: Weight of Being

The installation consists of Japanese gampi paper castings of individual’s feet and enlarged photographs of the bottom of feet. This choreographed environment activates an intimate Read More »

Hartigan, Mitchell, Jackson: Subtle Resistance

The exhibition investigates the ways in which artists Grace Hartigan and Joan Mitchell, and gallerist Martha Jackson resisted rigid categorizations of gender roles in Post-World Read More »


RETURN POLICY is a selection of recent, largely visually-based and performative work by Liz Rywelski. This exhibition will showcase store receipts, a phenomenology of online Read More »

Transmutation: Photographic Works by Carl Chiarenza

Transmutation: Photographic Works by Carl Chiarenza will chronicle the evolution of the artist’s photography, exploring how his tightly framed, documentary-style images from the 1960s and 70s Read More »

Strip Appeal: Reinventing the Strip Mall

“Car-centered development is going to kill us. We need to work for walkable neighborhoods and beware of washed-up shopping malls, and decaying strip malls that Read More »

Tumescence: Rumsey Competition Exhibition

An annual exhibition showcasing the work of junior-level students from the Department of Visual Studies as they compete for the yearly Rumsey Scholarship. Alissa Bailey, Read More »