Visual Arts

Artists Seen: Ron Wofford

by / Apr. 5, 2017 12am EST

Ron Wofford is a photographer, writer, and communications professional who has been active in Buffalo’s cultural scene for decades. He served as production director for Sunship Communications, an early provider of public access television based on the city’s East Side in the 1970s and 1980s. He also worked as a producer, reporter, and on-air host of programs on WIVB, WKBW, and WGR TV and as a freelance music and drama critic for area newspapers. Before his retirement, he was active for many years with the Civil Service Employees Association (CSEA). His work as a photographer was recently featured in the Burchfield Penney’s 50th anniversary exhibition and in an exhibition at the Niagara Arts & Cultural Center (NACC). For more information, visit

Artists Seen: Photographs of Artists in the 21st Century is an ongoing project by photographer David Moog in partnership with the Burchfield Penney Art Center at SUNY Buffalo State. Moog has set out to make portraits of every self-identified working artist and arts professional in Western New York. To be included in the project, call David Moog directly at 716-472-6721 or contact the center at 716-878-4131. Artists working in all media are welcome; visit for more information.