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By Mary Kunz Goldman » Tuesday, September 30, 2014

“Bluebeard’s Castle,” the only opera by Hungarian composer Bela Bartok, is a brief, gripping journey into the dark. A handsome older nobleman, Bluebeard, brings his young bride, Judith, to hi... Read More

By Colin Dabkowski » Monday, September 29, 2014

At 6:53 p.m. Saturday, in the first minutes of an all-night art festival expected to draw a million people to the streets of downtown Toronto, Buffalo artist Shasti O’Leary Soudant will step into an... Read More

By Colin Dabkowski » Thursday, September 25, 2014

Anselm Kiefer, the acclaimed German painter whose monumental work explores issues of national identity, the trauma of war and the redemptive power of art, will make a rare U.S. appearance at 4 p.m. Sa... Read More

Monday, September 22, 2014

A trio of new exhibitions featuring painting, sculpture and fiber pieces goes on view Friday night in Buffalo Arts Studio in the institution’s first exhibition not planned by former artistic an... Read More

By Joseph DiDomizio » Thursday, September 18, 2014

A silhouetted eagle, carefully carved out of white paper, hangs alone on the first wall in Maude White’s captivating “Birds I’ve Been” exhibit at the Western New York Book Arts Center as part ... Read More

By Colin Dabkowski » Thursday, September 18, 2014

Buffalo painter Amanda Besl popped onto the local artistic radar almost a decade ago, with a series of small-scale paintings of teenage girls that caught the awkward beauty of her subjects’ age and ... Read More

By Colin Dabkowski » Wednesday, September 17, 2014

The walls of the Lighthouse Free Medical Clinic, a medical center at 1315 Jefferson Ave. that has been serving patients of little means since 2001, will become a little brighter on Saturday with the a... Read More

By Colin Dabkowski » Tuesday, September 16, 2014

Since the dawn of photography, artists, photographers and consumers have been tweaking photographic prints by hand. At first the additions and revisions were merely aesthetic – an experimental color... Read More

By Colin Dabkowski » Thursday, September 11, 2014

A makeshift tea house created from 2,500 tea bags will be the main attraction Friday during the Burchfield Penney Art Center’s monthly free Second Fridays event. Judith Olson Gregory’s project,... Read More

By Colin Dabkowski » Thursday, September 11, 2014

The recent work of Coni Minneci, best known for her series of still-life paintings representing other female artists throughout history, is the subject of a 10-year retrospective running through Oct. ... Read More
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