UB Art Gallery to present work of MFA students

Published April 10, 2014

“It’s Not Me, It’s You,” an exhibition of work by 13 first-year MFA students from the Department of Visual Studies, will open with a public reception from 5-7 p.m. April 17 in the Second Floor Gallery of the UB Art Gallery in the Center for the Arts, North Campus.

The exhibition, which will be on view through May 10, is free and open to the public.

It features the artwork of Avye Alexandres, Liz Bayan, Tricia Butski, Megan Conley, Patrick Foran, Nate Hodge, Alicia Marvan, Brain McSherry, Tommy Nguyen, Stacey Robinson, Nekita Thomas, Dana Tyrrell and Sang Jun Yoo. The artists are working in a variety of mediums, including performance, painting, sculpture, site-specific installation, and emerging practices.

The work presented explores themes including, but not limited to, radical and sexual identity, surveillance, spatial intervention and post-apocalyptic sublime.

The UB Art Gallery is open from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Friday and from 1-5 p.m. on Saturday. For information, call 716-645-6912.