Arts and Culture

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

12/13/18

Dartmouth College Press has released an updated and expanded edition of “Women and Sports in the United States: A Documentary Reader,” co-edited by Susan Cahn, professor of history in the University at Buffalo College of Arts and Sciences.

11/30/18

Sam Van Aken is developing real-life trees that will bloom in multiple colors and bear 40 different kinds of fruit.

11/29/18
Buffalo, N.Y. - The University at Buffalo Center for the Arts, presents Peg + Cat Live! Wednesday, April 3, 2019 at 6:30 p.m. Tickets are $79 (VIP), $35, $25, and go on sale Wednesday, November 28 at 10 a.m. online and 12 p.m. at the Center Box Office.
11/27/18

The University at Buffalo officially dedicated a memorial garden yesterday to honor those who died in the care of the former Erie County Poorhouse and were buried on land that is today part of UB’s South Campus.

11/21/18

Artificial life, robotics and human-computer interaction will be the focus of Buffalo’s first LASER Talk, an international program that gathers artists and scientists for the exchange of information and ideas.

11/15/18

Both productions are centered around the idea of reconfiguring what performance space means while investigating how the audience engages with performance in different ways.

11/14/18
The University at Buffalo Center for the Arts, presents comedians Colin Mochrie and Brad Sherwood for a return engagement on Friday, April 5, 2019 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $54, $49, $39, and go on sale Wednesday, November 14 at 10 a.m. online and 12 p.m. at the Center Box Office.
11/8/18

Get ready to meet Shelley Jackson, the genre-defying author who leaps skillfully through mediums ranging from Instagram based fiction, to print-based novels, to a story published in single-word tattoos on the skin of 2,000 volunteers.

10/23/18

Motivated in part by the #MeToo movement and inspired by Cornell philosopher Kate Manne’s instant classic “Down Girl: The Logic of Misogyny,” the University at Buffalo Gender Institute is presenting a yearlong lecture series titled “On Misogyny.”

10/17/18

UB community members will create hundreds of signs for #SpiritDay on North Campus.