2014 Featured Events: Visual Arts

Wednesday, April 9, 2014 | 4 p.m.

Visual Signatures: Constructed Drawings

Kaveeshwar Gallery, Fifth floor Capen Hall, North Campus

Douglas Fitch landscape from a Peter and the Wolf production, to be featured in April 9 2014 UB exhibit.

Landscape model for a set design for "Peter and the Wolf in Hollywood," a world-touring production directed by Douglas Fitch.

Exhibit opening featuring the work Doug Fitch, an acclaimed American visual artist, theatrical designer and director, and puppeteer. Fitch is UB's inaugural College of Arts and Sciences WBFO Visiting Professor in the Arts and Humanities, and will be in residence at the university in Fall 2014.

Thursday, April 10, 2014 | 2 p.m.

Conversation in the Arts

Black Box Theatre, UB Center for the Arts, North Campus

A "fireside chat" format discussion between artist Doug Fitch and Janne Sirén, the Peggy Pierce Elfvin Director of the Albright-Knox Art Gallery, exploring the impact of the visual arts historically and in contemporary life.

Tuesday, April 22, 2014 | 2 p.m.

Praxis - Lockwood Interfacing

Lockwood Library QuickConnect Corridor, North Campus

Praxis Lockwood Interfacing project logo.

A ribbon-cutting to unveil a dynamic new installation by UB Visual Studies students that will engage viewers aesthetically and intellectually as they traverse this corridor, whether one time or one hundred.

The month of April also showcases a variety of student performances, exhibits, and creative activity across the spectrum of arts at UB.  A comprehensive catalog of arts events at UB during the month of April is available below.