Visual Arts
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In Galleries Now

by / Oct. 1, 2018 4am EST

          = ART OPENING

Albright-Knox Art Gallery (1285 Elmwood Avenue, Buffalo, NY 14222, 882-8700, Aria Dean, through Jan 13, 2019; Giant Steps: Artists and the 1960s, through Jan 6, 2019; We the People: New Art from the Collection through Jun 30, 2019. Tue-Sun 10am-5pm, open late First Fridays (free) until 10pm.  

Anna Kaplan Contemporary (1250 Niagara Street, Buffalo, NY 14213, 604-6183, . Wed-Fri 11am-3pm or by appointment.

Argus Gallery (1896 Niagara Street, Buffalo, NY 14207, 882-8100,  Sat, Oct 27, 12-4pm, or by appointment.

Art Dialogue Gallery (5 Linwood Avenue, Buffalo, NY 14209 Tue-Fri 11am-5pm, Sat 11am-3pm. 

Artists Group Gallery (Western New York Artists Group) (1 Linwood Ave, Buffalo, NY 14209, 716-885-2251, Buffalo Society of Artists, 122nd Annual Catalogue Exhibition. Opening reception, Friday, Oct 5, 7:30-9pm. Tue-Fri 11am-5pm, Sat 11am-3pm.

Betty’s Restaurant (370 Virginia Street, Buffalo, NY 14201, 362-0633, Whimsy and Wonder, painted drawings by Julie Lewitzky through Nov 18. Tue-Thu, 8am-9pm, Fri 8am-10pm, Sat 9am-10pm, Sun 9am-2pm.

Benjaman Gallery (419 Elmwood Avenue Buffalo, NY 14222, Works from the collection. See Buffalo Center for Arts and Technology. Thu-Sat 11am-5pm. 

Buffalo Arts Studio (Tri Main Building 5th Floor, 2495 Main Street, Buffalo, NY 14214, 833-4450, Lux, the work of Muhammad Z. Zaman & Interstitial Castings by D.C.-based artist Liz Lessner. Tue-Fri 10am-5pm, Sat 10am-2pm, Fourth Fridays till 8pm. 

BOX Gallery (Buffalo Niagara Hostel, 667 Main St, Buffalo, NY 14203): Nest, an installation by Adam Weekley. Every day 4-10pm.

¡Buen Vivir! Gallery (148 Elmwood Avenue, Buffalo, NY 14201, One World: Issues Across and Through Skins, photos from Buffalo to Africa by Johanna C. Dominguez. Tue-Fri 1:30-4:30pm, Fri 6-8pm, Sat 1-3pm.

Buffalo Arts Studio (Tri Main Building 5th Floor, 2495 Main Street, Buffalo, NY 14214, 833-4450, Jozef Bajus, Gold Rush; Kurt Treeby Re-Model. Tue-Fri 10am-5pm, Sat 10am-2pm, Fourth Fridays till 8pm.

Buffalo Big Print (78 Allen Street, Buffalo, NY 14202, 716-884-1777, Richard Angelo Runfola, Manifest Exploration. Mon-Fri 9am-5:30pm.

Buffalo & Erie County Central Library (1 Lafayette Square, Buffalo, NY 14203, 858-8900, Buffalo Never Fails: The Queen City & WWI, 100th Anniversary of America’s Entry into WWI, on second floor. Building Buffalo: Buildings from Books, Books from Buildings, in the Grosvenor Rare Book Room. Catalogue available for purchase. Mon-Sat 8:30am-6pm, Sun 12-5pm. Tue-Fri 10am-5pm, Sat 10am-2pm, Fourth Fridays till 8pm.

Burchfield Penney Art Center (1300 Elmwood Avenue, Buffalo, NY 14222, 878-6011, Counting the Hours, through Feb 24, 2019; Square Route: Geometric Works from the Collection, through Mar 31; Charles Cary Rumsey: In Motion, through Apr 21. Salvaged: the Stitched Narrative of Jennifer Regan, Contradictions of Being: Composite Works by Harvey Breverman; Enough Killing, through Oct 28; The Complexity of Life, Jonathan Rogers, through Jan 27; Burchfield’s Arboretum, through Dec 2; A New Beginning: Art and Design Faculty Exhibition, through Sep 23; Wright, Roycroft, Stickley and Roehlfs: Defining the Buffalo Arts and Crafts Aesthetic, through Sep 2. M & T Second Friday event (second Friday of every month). Mon-Sat 10am-5pm & Sun 1-5pm. Admission $5-$10, children 10 and under free.

Caffeology Buffalo (23 Allen Street, Buffalo, NY, 14201): Detail Distilled, by Quincy Koczka.

Canvas Salon & Gallery (9520 Main Street STE 400, Clarence, NY 14031, 716-320-5867): Casey Okonczak, through Sep 30. 

The Cass Project (500 Seneca Street, Buffalo, NY 14204, Nous, by Fotini Galanes, on view through Oct 26. Recent Acquisitions from the Gerald Mead Collection, through Oct 26. Mon-Fri 9am-5pm. 

Castellani Art Museum (5795 Lewiston Road, Niagara University, NY 14109, 286-8200, Think Big: The Artists of Autism Services, through Jan 14, 2019. The Higner Maritime Collection: 25 Yerars of Shipbuilding, through Mar 17, 2019; Of Their Time: Hudson River School to Postwar Modernism, through Dec 31, 2019. Tue-Sat 11am-5pm, Sun 1-5pm.

CEPA (617 Main Street, Buffalo, NY 14203, 856-2717, Fast, Cheap, and Easy: The Copy Art Revolution. Coming Home: Reentry After Incarceration, Errol Daniels photography. Mon-Fri 9am-5pm, Sat 12-4pm.

Dana Tillou Fine Arts (1478 Hertel Avenue Buffalo, NY 14216, 716-854-5285, Wed-Fri 10:30am-5pm, Sat 10:30am-4pm.

Eleven Twenty Projects (1120 Main Street, Buffalo, NY 14209, 882-8100,, 10am-4pm, or by appointment.

El Museo (91 Allen Street, Buffalo, NY 14202, 464-4692, Stephanie Rothenberg: Trading Systems: Bio-economic Fairy Tales. Wed-Fri 12-6pm, Sat 1-5pm.

Expo 68 (4545 Transit Road, Amherst, NY 14221, near JCP, Eastern Hills Mall): There Is Life Here: an immigrant’s story, works by Markenzy Julius Caesar. On view through Oct 4. Gallery hours: Tue-Fri 12-8pm, Sat 10-8pm, Sun 12-5pm.

GO ART! (201 East Main Street, Batavia, NY 14020): The Traveling Ghost: a photographic exhibit featuring abandoned buildings found in Western New York on view through Nov 3. Thu-Fri 11am-7pm, Sat 11am-4pm, Second Sun 11am-2pm.

Hallwalls (341 Delaware Avenue, Buffalo, NY 14202, 854-1694, Sculpture by Fabienne Lasserre. Tue-Fri 11am-6pm, Sat 11am-2pm.

The Harold L. Olmsted Gallery, Springville Center for the Arts (37 N. Buffalo Street, Springville, NY 14141, 716-592-9038). Wed & Fri, noon-5pm, Thu noon-8pm, Sat 10am-3pm. 

Indigo Art Gallery (47 Allen Street, Buffalo, NY 14202, 984-9572, Indigo Celebrates 10 Years. Wed 12-6pm, Thu 12-7pm, Fri, 6-9pm Sat 12-3pm, and by appointment Sundays and Mondays.

Jewish Community Center of Greater Buffalo Bunis Family Art Gallery (2640 N Forest Road, Benderson Family Building, Amherst, NY 14068, 688-4033, Lawrence Ross: Photographs From Near and Far. On view through Oct 30. Mon-Thu 5:30am-10pm, Fri 5:30am-6pm, Sat-Sun 8am-6pm.

Jewish Community Center of Buffalo, Holland Family Building (787 Delaware Avenue, Buffalo, NY, 14209, 886-3172, Hours: Photography Caravan: Images of Jewish Buffalo, on view through Oct 31. Mon-Thu 5:30am-10pm, Fri 5:30am-6pm, Sat-Sun 8am-6pm.

Karpeles Manuscript Library (North Hall) (220 North St., Buffalo, NY 14201): The Young Abraham Lincoln, the drawings of Lloyd Ostendorf. Tue-Sun 11am-4pm.  

Karpeles Manuscript Museum (Porter Hall) (453 Porter Ave, Buffalo, NY 14201): Maps of the United States. Tue-Sun 11am-4pm. 

Kenan Center (433 Locust Street, Lockport NY 14094, Nature’s Microcosm, featuring work by Wendy Caldwell Maloney, Cindi O’Mara, and Paula Sciuk, guest curated by Gerald Mead. Closing reception Sun, Oct 7, 2-5 pm. Through October 7. Mon-Fr 12-5pm, Sat & Sun 2-5pm.

Main Street Gallery (515 Main Street, Buffalo, NY 14203): Online gallery:

Meibohm Fine Arts (478 Main Street, East Aurora, NY 14052, 652-0940, Constance Payne: Hounds & Horses, on view through Oct 13. Tue-Sat 9:30-5:30pm.

Niagara Arts and Cultural Center (1201 Pine Avenue, Niagara Falls, NY 14301, 282-7530, Mon-Fri 9am-5pm, Sat & Sun 12-4pm.

Nichols School Gallery at the Glenn & Audrey Flickinger Performing Arts Center (1250 Amherst Street, Buffalo, NY 14216, 332-6300, Work from the collection. Mon-Fri 8am-4pm, Closed Sat & Sun.

Nina Freudenheim Gallery (140 North Street, Lenox Hotel, Buffalo, NY 14201, 716-882-5777, John Pfahl: Ivy Wall Drawings, on view through Oct 16. Tue-Fri 10am–5pm.

Norberg’s Art & Frame Shop (37 South Grove Street, East Aurora, NY 14052, 716-652-3270, Regional artists from the gallery collection. Tue-Sat 10am–5pm.

Parables Gallery & Gifts (1027 Elmwood Avenue, Buffalo, NY, Autumn, a group exhibit on view Oct 1-28. Wed-Sat,12-5pm, Sun 1-5pm.

Pausa Art House (19 Wadsworth Street, Buffalo, NY 14201, 697-9069 Silo City Dreams, exhibition by Catherine Linder Spencer. On view through Oct 27. Thu, Fri & Sat 6-11pm. Live Music Thu-Sat.

Pine Apple Company (65 Allen Street, Buffalo, NY 14201, 716-275-3648, Wed & Thu 11am-6pm, Fri & Sat 11am-11pm, Sun 10am-5pm.

Project 308 Gallery (308 Oliver Street, North Tonawanda, NY 14120, 523-0068,  Tue & Thu 7-9pm and by appointment.

Queen City Gallery (617 Main Street, Buffalo, NY 14203, 868-8183, Art collective, including  Neil Mahar, David Pierro, Candace Keegan, Chris McGee, Eileen Pleasure, Eric Evinczik, Barbara Crocker, Thomas Bittner, Susan Liebel, Barbara Lynch Johnt, John Farallo, Thomas Busch, Sherry Anne Preziuso, Michael Shiver, Madalyn Fliesler, Michael Mulley, et alia. Tue-Fri 11am-4pm and by appointment. 

Revolution Gallery (1419 Hertel Avenue, Buffalo, NY 14216, Art of Darkness, Craig LaRotunda. Thu 12-6pm, Fri and Sat 12-8pm. 

River Gallery and Gifts (83 Webster Street, North Tonawanda, 14051, Wed-Fri 11am-4pm Sat 11am- 5pm. 

Ró Home Shop (732 Elmwood Avenue, Buffalo, NY 14222, 240-9387, Meri Stiles, Melodious Swamp. Tue-Sat 11am-6pm, Sun 11am-4pm, closed Mondays. 

The Roger Tory Peterson Institute of Natural History (311 Curtis Street, Jamestown, NY 14701, 716-665-2473, The Extinct Birds Project by Alberto Rey, featured through Dec 14.

Squeaky Wheel (617 Main Street, Buffalo, NY 14203, The North Is a Lie: Nitasha Dhillon, Rhys Hall, and Elisa Peebles. On view through Dec 8.  Tue-Sat, 12pm-5pm. Tue-Sat, 12pm-5pm. 

Stangler Fine Art (6429 West Quaker Street, Orchard Park, NY 14127, 870-1129, Mon-Fri 11am-5pm, Sat 11am-3pm. Closed Sundays.

Starlight Studio and Art Gallery (340 Delaware Avenue, Buffalo, NY 14202, SUPERSOAKER, artwork by John Budney, Emily Churco, Sherri Miller & Mario Fanone, a Side-By Each Exhibition series curated by Kyle Butler. On view through Oct 15. Mon-Fri 9-4pm.

Sugar City (1239 Niagara Street, Buffalo, NY 14213, Open by event and Fri 5:30-7:30. 

UB Anderson Gallery (1 Martha Jackson Place, Buffalo, NY 14214, 829-3754, Ernesto Burgos: Implications; Collected Views: I Am Here; Kambui Olujimi, Zulu Time: on view Sep 16-Dec 2. Cravens World: The Human Aesthetic; Electric Avenue (In Blue). Wed-Sat 11am-5pm, Sun 1-5pm. 

UB Art Gallery (North Campus, Lower Art Gallery) (103 Center for the Arts, First Floor, Buffalo, NY, 14260, 645-6913, Hot Spots: Radioactivity and the Landscape, multimedia exhibition of 18 artists, guest curated by Jennie Lamensdorf and UB’s Joan Linder. Tue-Fri 11am-5pm, Sat 1-5pm.

Undergrounds Coffee House and Roastery (590 South Park Avenue, Buffalo NY 14210, Rectangle Breathing, artwork by Jennifer Ryan. Mon-Fri 6am-5pm, Sat & Sun 7am-5pm.

Villa Maria College Paul William Beltz Family Art Gallery (240 Pine Ridge Terrace, Cheektowaga, NY 14225, 961-1833): Mon-Fri 9am-6pm, Sat 10am-5pm. 

Western New York Book Arts Center (468 Washington Street, Buffalo, NY 14203, 348-1430, Wed-Sat 12-6pm. 

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