Visual Arts
 Van Tran Nguyen, ​Strange Agency​, at Buffalo Arts Studio.
 Van Tran Nguyen, ​Strange Agency​, at Buffalo Arts Studio.

In Galleries Now

by / Apr. 25, 2017 9am EST

          = ART OPENING

Albright-Knox Art Gallery (1285 Elmwood Avenue, Buffalo, NY 14222, 882-8700, Menagerie: Animals on View, on view through Jun 4. Shantell Martin: Someday We Can, on view through Jun 25. Tamar Guimarães and Kasper Akhøj: Studies for A Minor History of Trembling Matter; Jacob Kassay: OTNY; Eric Mack: Vogue Fabrics; Willa Nasatir, photographs, all on view through Jun 18. Tue-Sun 10am-5pm, open late First Fridays (free) until 10pm. 

Amy’s Place Restaurant (University Heights Arts Association) (3234 Main Street, Buffalo, NY 14214, 716-833-6260, Every day: 7am-9pm.

Art Dialogue Gallery (5 Linwood Avenue, Buffalo, NY 14209 Joseph Miller, Paintings and Drawings. On view through May 26. 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 Niagara Art Association Spring Exhibition, through May 26. Opening reception Fri, Apr 28, 7:30-9pm. Tue-Fri 11am-5pm, Sat 11am-3pm.

Ashker’s on Elmwood (1002 Elmwood Ave, Buffalo, NY 14222, 716-886 -2233, Richard Rockford sculptures on display through Apr 30. Reception Fri Apr 14. Mon-Sat 7am-10pm, Sun 9am-5pm.

Atrium 124 (124 Elmwood Avenue, Buffalo, NY 14201): Awake: Paintings and Poems by Kristin Maggio. Opening reception Fri Apr 7, 5:30-7:30. 

Betty’s Restaurant (370 Virginia Street, Buffalo, NY 14201, 362-0633, 12th Annual Betty’s Staff, Friends and Family Exhibition through May 21. Tue-Thu, 8am-9pm, Fri 8am-10pm, Sat 9am-10pm, Sun 9am-2pm.

Benjaman Gallery (419 Elmwood Avenue Buffalo, NY 14222, Toma Yovanovich: Tongues of Flame, on view through Jun 3. Thu-Sat 11am-5pm.

The Blue Plate Studio (69 Keil Street, North Tonawanda, NY 14120, 725-2054): Work by Alicia Malik.

Box Gallery (Buffalo Niagara Hostel, 667 Main St, Buffalo, NY 14203): Larger Than Life, a new installation by Daniel Galas. 

BT&C Gallery (1250 Niagara Street, Buffalo, NY 14213, 604-6183, Claire Ashley: Brave New Points and Planes. On view through May 13. Fri 12-7pm, Saturdays 12-4pm (during exhibitions), and by appointment.

Buffalo Artspace Gallery (1219 Main Street, Buffalo, NY, 14209): Gabrielle Goldstein: TRIGGERED SNOWFLAKES. Sat/Sun 12-4pm.

Buffalo Arts Studio (Tri Main Building 5th Floor, 2495 Main Street, Buffalo, NY 14214, 833-4450, Julia Douglas, ​Tinted: A Visual Statement on Color, Identity, and Representation. Van Tran Nguyen, ​Strange Agency​ (University at Buffalo MFA Thesis Exhibition). Both shows on view through Jun 2. Opening reception, Fri, Apr 28, 5:00-8:00pm; artist talk at  6:00pm. Tue-Fri 10am-5pm, Sat 10am-2pm, Fourth Fridays till 8pm.

Buffalo Big Print (78 Allen Street, Buffalo, NY 14202, 716-884-1777, ”Being John Berg” through Apr 30. Mon-Fri 9am-5:30pm. 

Buffalo & Erie County Central Library (1 Lafayette Square, Buffalo, NY 14203, 858-8900, Celebrating 400 Years of Shakespeare: Reflecting on the Life of the Bard. Milestones on Science: Books That Shook the World! 35 rare books from the history of science, on second floor. 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, Robert L. Flock: Color as Energy, through May 21. Artists Living in Other Worlds, through May 21. The Interior World of Roland Wise, through May 21. Mabel Dodge Luhan & Company: American Moderns & the West, on view through May 28. Reunion: Chess, through Jun 25. Artists Seen, photographs of contemporary artists by David Moog. The First Exhibition: 50 Years with Charles E. Burchfield, on view through Mar 26. Charles Cary Rumsey: Success in the Gatsby Era, through Jun 25. 10am-5pm & Sun 1-5pm. Admission $5-$10, children 10 and under free.

Canvas Salon & Gallery (9520 Main Street, Clarence, NY 14031, STE 400): Work by Anne Valby, on view through June 30.

Cass Project (500 Seneca Street, Buffalo, NY 14204): Charcoal works by Tricia Butski, through May 7..

Castellani Art Museum (5795 Lewiston Road, Niagara University, NY 14109, 286-8200, Floating Emotions featuring ebru by İpek, Ali Burak, and Musa Saraçoğlu, on view through Jul 9. Chinese Folk Pottery: The Art of the Everyday through Jul 2. Tue-Sat 11am-5pm, Sun 1-5pm.

CEPA (617 Main Street, Buffalo, NY 14203, 856-2717, Karsten Krejcarek: (However) the Owner of the Living (Death) May Pierce (an Abscess) and Spread Ruin, Babalú-Ayé through May 21. Mon-Fri 9am-5pm, Sat 12-4pm.

Daily Planet Coffee Company (1862 Hertel Avenue, Buffalo, NY 14216, 716- 551-0661): Reflections by Youssou Lo, through Apr 30.  

Dana Tillou Fine Arts (1478 Hertel Avenue Buffalo, NY 14216, 716-854-5285, Contemporary collection including Hans Moller, Edith Geiger, Lee Adler, Claire Burch, and more. Wed-Fri 10:30am-5pm, Sat 10:30am-4pm.

Dreamland (387 Franklin Street, Buffalo, NY 14202, Open by event.

Eleven Twenty Projects (1120 Main Street, Buffalo, NY 14209, 882-8100, Brendan Fernandes: From Hiz Hands. On view Apr 22-Jul 30. Dennis Maher: City House Models. On view through May 6. 

El Museo (91 Allen Street, Buffalo, NY 14202, 464-4692, Rock: Millie Chen, Warren Quigley, on view through Apr 29. Wed-Sat 12-6pm. 

Enjoy the Journey Art Gallery (1168 Orchard Park Road, West Seneca, NY 14224, 675-0204, C.Mari, Grace Wilding and Serena Way. Opening reception Fri, Apr 7, 7-9pm. Tue & Wed 11-6pm, Thu & Fri 2-6pm, Sat 11-4pm .

Fox Run Gyda Higgins Art Gallery (One Fox Run Lane, Orchard Park, NY 14127): Hometowns of WNY by Linda Hall. 

Hallwalls (341 Delaware Avenue, Buffalo, NY 14202, 854-1694, Renee Lear: Every Shot From Dziga Vertov’s Man With A Movie Camera As An Animated GIF; Sarah Fonzi: Infrastructure Misappropriated. On view through Apr 28. Tue-Fri 11am-6pm, Sat 11am-2pm.

Indigo Art Gallery (47 Allen Street, Buffalo, NY 14202, 984-9572, Entwined, Jesse Walp & Bethany Krull. Gallery talk, Sat May 6, 3pm. On view through May 27. Wed & Fri 12-6pm, Thu 12-7pm, Sat 12-3pm, and by appointment Sun & Mon. 

Jewish Community Center of Buffalo, Holland Family Building (787 Delaware Avenue, Buffalo, NY, 14209, 886-3172, Photography by Wendy Caldwell Maloney on view through Apr 28. Mon-Thu 530am-10pm, Fri 5:30am-6pm, Sat-Sun 8am-6pm.

Jewish Community Center of Buffalo, Bunis Family Art Gallery​ (2640 North Forest Road, Getzville, NY 14068 Exhibit by Jerry Birzon, Opening reception Tue, May 96-8pm in the Lippman Lounge.

Karpeles Manuscript Library (North Hall) (220 North St., Buffalo, NY 14201): The Young Abraham Lincoln, the drawings of Lloyd Ostendorf. On view through Apr 26. 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 House Gallery (433 Locust Street, Lockport, NY 14094, 433-2617, Three Generations of Burchfields: Works from the Schoene Collection, on veiw through June 16. Opening reception, Sun, Apr 30, 2-5pm. Mon-Fri 12-5pm & Sun 2-5pm.

Meibohm Fine Arts (478 Main Street, East Aurora, NY 14052, 652-0940, Sean Witucki: Kindred Spirits, on view through May 27. Opening reception Fri, Apr 28, 4-9pm. Tue-Sat 9:30am-5:30pm.

Nina Freudenheim Gallery (140 North Street, Lenox Hotel, Buffalo, NY 14201, 716-882-5777, Rwanda: Landscape and Memory, a work in progress, Brendan Bannon. On view through Apr 26. Tue-Fri 10am–5pm

Norberg’s Art & Frame Shop (37 South Grove Street, East Aurora, NY 14052, 716-652-3270, Local artists: Kathleen West, Bradley Widman, Peter Potter, and Miranda Roth. Tue-Sat 10am–5pm.

Parables Gallery & Gifts (1027 Elmwood Avenue, Buffalo, NY, Kathleen Corff Rogers, James Johnston, David Fehrman, Joe George, and Tim Kozlow through Apr 29. Wed-Fri, 12-7pm (until 9pm on first Fridays), Sat & Sun 12-5pm.

Pine Apple Company (224 Allen Street, Buffalo, NY 14201, 716-275-3648, Bored FutureWe Should Be So Lucky, show from Emily Churco. Work for sale by Thomas James Holt, Yames Moffitt, Esther Neisen, Mickey Harmon, Mike West, and Sarah Liddell. Wed & Thu 11am-6pm, Fri & Sat 11am-11pm, Sun 10am-5pm.

Project 308 Gallery (308 Oliver Street, North Tonawanda, NY 14120, 523-0068, Unkept: solo exhibition by Sherry Arndt Preziuso on view through Apr 29. Tue & Thu 7-9pm and by appointment.

Queen City Gallery (617 Main Street, Buffalo, NY 14203, 868-8183, Art by Neil Mahar, David Pierro, Candace Keegan, John Farallo, Chris McGee,Tim Raymond, Eileen Pleasure, Eric Evinczik, Barbara Crocker, Thomas Bittner, Susan Leibel, Barbara Lynch Johnt, Kisha Patterson, Lindsay Strong, Frank Russo, Michael Mulley. Tue-Fri 11am-4pm and by appointment.

Resource:Art (Various locations,, 249-1320): Eminent Series: Jackie Felix at 500 Seneca Street in Boiler Room Exhibition Space. By appointment.

Revolution Gallery (1419 Hertel Avenue, Buffalo, NY 14216, We Are the Resistance, group show with work by DK Burger, Tricia Butski, Anthony Freda, Shannon Freshwater, A.J. Fries, Barbara Hart, Felice Koenig, Anita Kunz, Craig LaRotonda, Maria Pabico LaRotonda, Nandrysha, Arabella Proffer, Eric Richardson, Carolina Seth, Marcos Sorensen, Daniele Spellman, Katherine Streeter, Kelly Vetter, and Joe Vollan through Apr 29.

RO Home Shop (732 Elmwood Avenue, Buffalo, NY 14222, 240-9387, Dianne Baker, mixed media, through Apr 30. Tue-Sat 11am-6pm, Sun 11am-4pm, closed Mondays. 

Sports Focus Physical Therapy (531 Virginia Street, Buffalo, NY, 14202, 332-4838, Photography by Joe George through May 30. Mon-Fri 9am-5pm, 6-9pm on first Fridays. 

Squeaky Wheel (617 Main Street, Buffalo, NY 14203, Sondra Perry: flesh out. On view through May 6. Tue-Sat, 12pm-5pm

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

UB Anderson Gallery (1 Martha Jackson Place, Buffalo, NY 14214, 829-3754, The Human Aesthetic, Cravens World. Wed-Sat 11am-5pm, Sun 1-5pm. 

UB Art Galleries (North Campus, Lower Art Gallery) (201 Center for the Arts, Room B45, Buffalo, NY, 14260, 645-6913, Ill at Ease: Dis-ease in Art, curated by Conor Moynihan. Ebony G. Patterson: Dead Treez through May 13. Tue-Fri 11am-5pm, Sat 1-5pm.

Villa Maria College Paul William Beltz Family Art Gallery (240 Pine Ridge Terrace, Cheektowaga, NY 14225, 961-1833): Fine Arts Program Student Exhibit, open Apr 25-May 5. Mon-Fri 8am-8pm, Sat 10am -5pm. 

Western New York Book Arts Center (468 Washington Street, Buffalo, NY 14203, 348-1430, Relationships, a collaborative exhibition by Scott Kristopher, on view through Apr 28. Wed-Sat 12-6pm. 

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