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By Brooke Leboeuf » Monday, November 23, 2015

Getting to visit an artist’s studio is a beautiful thing, as the space is often a laboratory for successes and failures, where the polished finished product sits among the newly conceived and the... Read More

By Colin Dabkowski » Sunday, October 18, 2015

To create his rectangular paintings of luminous color, the Los Angeles-based artist John Knuth collects hundreds of thousands of house flies, feeds them pigmented sugar and confines them to a space... Read More

By Colin Dabkowski » Sunday, August 9, 2015

Walking into the darkened gallery that contains the first artworks in Albright-Knox Art Gallery’s ambitious exhibition “Screen Play: Life in an Animated World” is like accidentally... Read More

By Colin Dabkowski » Wednesday, July 8, 2015

Flip through the April 23 edition of Rolling Stone and chances are you’ll stop dead at page 24, where Philip Burke’s jarring illustration of Conan O’Brien stares out from the glossy paper and... Read More

By Colin Dabkowski » Tuesday, June 23, 2015

Artist: Anne Muntges // Exhibition: "Skewed Perspectives," on view through Aug. 9 in Big Orbit Gallery Walking into the miniature world Anne Muntges has created inside Big Orbit Gallery -- a... Read More

By Joseph DiDomizio » Wednesday, May 27, 2015

At the entrance of the new “Martha Jackson Graphics” exhibit on the first floor of the University at Buffalo Anderson Gallery is a large version of the logo Jackson used on the materials she and... Read More

By Brooke Leboeuf » Thursday, May 21, 2015

Most people experience nature in a mitigated form, a watered down version that is more palatable than the raw, cruel unpredictability of the natural world. We see nature on screens or in books, we... Read More

By Colin Dabkowski » Sunday, May 3, 2015

The first object visitors see in the Albright-Knox Art Gallery’s smart and searing exhibition “Overtime: The Art of Work” is an Instagram-ready conveyor belt rotating endlessly into a spotless... Read More

Wednesday, April 15, 2015

The street-level walls of the 464 Gallery on Amherst Street are displaying something the well-known and regarded local art space hasn’t seen much of before: out-of-town artists.... Read More

By Colin Dabkowski » Wednesday, April 15, 2015

Joan Linder goes out into the world and draws what she sees. Does this sound a touch too simplistic for the work of a celebrated contemporary artist whose work is in dozens of international... Read More

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