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By Joseph DiDomizio » 12:01 AM

A dazzling cross section of gig posters, advertisements and stylish prints that together looks like a sound wave unfurls across the walls of the Western New York Book Arts Center, showcasing the imagi... Read More

By Joseph DiDomizio » Wednesday, October 22, 2014

“Art=Text=Art: Private Languages/Public Systems” the substantial and provocative new traveling exhibit in the University at Buffalo’s Anderson Gallery, studies the chemistry between text and vis... Read More

By Colin Dabkowski » Thursday, October 16, 2014

When I visited Alexandra Spaulding’s installation in the Castellani Art Museum on a recent overcast afternoon, the galleries were abandoned except for a man mopping the floor of the main gallery. Th... Read More

By Colin Dabkowski » Wednesday, October 15, 2014

A series of calm, cool and collected monotypes by Anne Bonte line the walls of Studio Hart, not so much screaming out to the viewer as whispering in muffled tones about the landscapes of southern Fran... Read More

By Brooke Leboeuf » Wednesday, October 8, 2014

Amanda Besl’s latest solo show “Psyche’s Knot,” on view at BT&C Gallery through Nov. 1, features a number of strikingly beautiful works that are as deeply allegorical as they are visually ... Read More

By Colin Dabkowski » Saturday, October 4, 2014

TORONTO – As dusk approached Saturday, the vast concrete expanse of Nathan Phillips Square here began to flood with the first of hundreds of thousands of revelers drawn by the work of a contingent o... Read More

By Joseph DiDomizio » Thursday, October 2, 2014

The pieces on display in the “Transformational Imagemaking: Handmade Photography Since 1960” exhibit fill walls from the basement to the third floor of the Market Arcade building on Main Street, h... Read More

By Joseph DiDomizio » Thursday, September 25, 2014

Subtlety may not be part of Michael Mararian’s technique, but as his unsettling, uneven, but ultimately fascinating exhibit “Kinder Kavalcade” currently at Hallwalls Contemporary Art Center disp... 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 » Wednesday, September 17, 2014

For Gerald Mead, obsession is the mother of invention. His latest body of work, a series of minuscule collages encased in slide transparency mounts, is a characteristically meticulous tribute to th... Read More
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