Visual Arts

Artists Seen: Rachel Adams

by / May. 11, 2016 2am EST

Rachel Adams is a writer and curator based in Buffalo. She received a BFA from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago and an MA in exhibition and museum studies from the San Francisco Art Institute. In March 2015 she became associate curator of the University at Buffalo Art Gallery; before accepting that position she worked for as an independent curator based in Austin, Texas, planning and executing exhibitions with nationally and internationally known artists at venues throughout Texas and California. In addition to publishing essays in a number of exhibition catalogs, she is a contributing writer for several publications including, Art Papers, Modern Painters, and Texas Architect. She is married to artist Nicholas Conrad Miller. For more information on Adams’s career, visit and

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.