Arts and Culture

News about UB’s arts and humanities programs and related events. (see all topics)

5/4/18

Members of the media and the public are invited to an opening reception at Artpark from 4-6 p.m. May 7 to check out the project featuring 10 wooden structures designed and built by students in UB's freshman architecture studio.

4/26/18

The University at Buffalo Libraries and riverrun have established the riverrun Summer Research Program in the Poetry Collection, a new award that aims to advance the study of poetry in Western New York.

4/23/18

“BAND Against Bullying,” the annual competition to raise bullying awareness, will take place 7 p.m. Wednesday, April 25, at the UB Center for the Arts on the North Campus.

4/19/18

Sarah Powell, a paleographer at the Folger Shakespeare Library, will conduct a daylong workshop on how to read and digitally encode 17th-century materials at a workshop to be held April 24.

4/18/18

Bracha L. Ettinger, whose celebrated pieces have made her among the most prominent visual artists in France and Israel, will present the first-ever museum exhibition of her work in the U.S. as part of her residency in the UB’s Creative Arts Institute.

4/10/18

Thinking critically about cities and the social mechanisms that underwrite them provides people with the power to influence the places where they live and work, according to a new book by a UB sociologist.

4/4/18

Farhad Ameri, an expert in design theory and ontology engineering, will deliver the keynote address for a workshop that seeks to advance the understanding of capabilities within information systems to be held April 20.

4/3/18

Lisa Robertson, an internationally renowned Canadian poet, feminist and essayist, will be the featured speaker for UB’s third annual Robert Creeley Lecture on Poetry and Poetics on April 12.

3/26/18
UB Department of Theatre and Dance 2017-2018 Season of Innovation presents: Zodiaque Dance Company
Countdown to Celebration 45 “5,6,7,8”
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Directed by Kerry Ring and Jenna Del Monte
April 5 – 8, 2018
3/21/18

A colorful cast of presenters will address the ultimate theme — one familiar to all, but, at the same time, an endless source of curiosity.