Visual Arts
Gihon, one of Mark Lavatelli's pieces on view at at Indigo Art Gallery. His exhibition, Verdant is up though November 5th. 
Gihon, one of Mark Lavatelli's pieces on view at at Indigo Art Gallery. His exhibition, Verdant is up though November 5th. 

In Galleries Now

by / Oct. 16, 2017 9am EST

          = ART OPENING

1045 Elmwood Gallery for the Arts (1045 Elmwood Avenue, Buffalo, NY 14222, 716-228-1855, UN…UNwavering…UNabashed…UNapolpgetic…Onview through Oct 28.Thu & Fri 11-6, Sat 11-4 and by appointment.

Albright-Knox Art Gallery (1285 Elmwood Avenue, Buffalo, NY 14222, 882-8700, Drawing: The Beginning of Everything—Ingrid Calame, Tacita Dean, Olafur Eliasson, Ellen Gallagher, Roland Flexner, Mark Fox, David Hammons, Nancy Rubins, Fred Sandback, Tam Van Tran, and Daniel Zeller, among others, on view through Oct 15. After Metamorphoses, animated drawings by Amy Sillman, on view through Oct 29. Picturing Niagara, paintings by Stephen Hannock, on view through Mar 25. 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.

Anna Kaplan Contemporary (1250 Niagara Street, Buffalo, NY 14213, 604-6183, Formerly known as the BT&C Gallery. Pam Glick: Slowly I Turn. Artist Talk, Thu, Nov 9, 6pm. Gallery Hours, Friday 12-7pm, Sat 12:30-4 or by appointment.

Argus Gallery (1896 Niagara St, Bflo, NY 14207) Prowler Thief Incendiary, New paintinga by Craig Sheperd. Opening reception, Fri Oct 20, 6-9pm. On view through November 10. 5-8pm.Sat 12-3 or by appt.

Art Dialogue Gallery (5 Linwood Avenue, Buffalo, NY 14209 Telling Stories on Canvas, work by Jean Stumpf. On view Sep 15-Nov 10. Tue-Fri 11am-5pm, Sat 11am-3pm. 

Artists Group Gallery (Western New York Artists Group) (1 Linwood Ave, Buffalo, NY 14209, 716-885-2251, 26th Annual Juried Regional Artist Exhibit.  On view through Nov 10.Tue-Fri 11am-5pm, Sat 11am-3pm.

Ashker’s on Elmwood (1002 Elmwood Ave, Buffalo, NY 14222, 716-886-2233, Mon-Sat 7am-10pm, Sun 9am-5pm.

Artspace Buffalo Gallery (1219 Main Street, Buffalo, NY, 14209): Vessels & Vestiges, Work by Rachel Lyons & Diane Arnone. On view through Oct 31. Sat, Sun 12-4pm.

Betty’s Restaurant (370 Virginia Street, Buffalo, NY 14201, 362-0633, Favorites, works on paper by Christy Zuccarelli, on view through Nov 19. Tue-Thu, 8am-9pm, Fri 8am-10pm, Sat 9am-10pm, Sun 9am-2pm.

Benjaman Gallery (419 Elmwood Avenue Buffalo, NY 14222, Anthony Leone: Grape Farm. On view through Nov 15. Thu-Sat 11am-5pm.

Big Orbit (30d Essex Street, Buffalo, NY 14222, Forging American: Art in the Workings of An Asian American Rust Belt, curated by Van Tran and Natalie Fleming. Fri-Sun 12-6pm.

The Blue Plate Studio (69 Keil Street, North Tonawanda, NY 14120, 725-2054): 

Box Gallery (Buffalo Niagara Hostel, 667 Main St, Buffalo, NY 14203): Panoptic Flip, a new installation by Shasti O’Leary Soudant. On view through Nov 10. Every day 4-10pm. 

Buffalo Arts Studio (Tri Main Building 5th Floor, 2495 Main Street, Buffalo, NY 14214, 833-4450, Stage Four (Kurt Von Voetsch) and Coping Mechanisms (Heather Layton, Allen Topolski). Film Screening, Tara Najd ahmadi, Liz Roddda & Caroline Dooherty, Fri Oct 27 6pm.-Fri 10am-5pm, Sat 10am-2pm, Fourth Fridays till 8pm. 

Buffalo Big Print (78 Allen Street, Buffalo, NY 14202, 884-1777, Paintings by Michael Andriaccio. On view through Oct 31.Mon-Fri 9am-5:30pm.

Buffalo Center for Arts and Technology (1221 Main Street, Buffalo, NY 14209, 259-1680, PREVIEW of Vital Nature: Burchfield at BCAT hosted by BCAT and the Benjaman Gallery.  Mon-Fri 10am-3pm.

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, Divine Messengers: work by Craig LaRotonda, through Jan 28. Community: Immigrant and Refugee Artists in Western New York, through Oct 15. Glass Within Glass: The Magic of the Trabucco Studio, the paperweight artistry of Victor, David, and Jon Trabucco, through Oct 29. Wright, Roycroft, Stickley and Roehlfs: Defining the Buffalo Arts and Crafts Aesthetic, through November 26. A Dream World of the Imagination, works by Charles Burchfield, through Nov 26. 10am-5pm & Sun 1-5pm. Admission $5-$10, children 10 and under free.

Café Taza (100 Elmwood Avenue, Buffalo, NY 14201): Sunday, mixed media illustrations and paintings by Lina Tran. Open Mon-Fri 7am-8pm & Sat-Sun 8am-5pm

Carnegie Art Center (240 Goundry Street, North Tonawanda, NY 14120, Surfacing, work by Karen Lee Lewis. Thu 6-9pm & Sat 12-3pm.

Casa de Arte (141 Elmwood Avenue, Buffalo NY 14201, 716-227-0271, La Revolucion Gloriosa, For Whom? Mon & Wed 10am-3pm, Thu 6-9pm.

The Cass Project (500 Seneca Street, Buffalo, NY 14204, Ani Hoover, How to… Mon-Fri 9am-5pm. 

Castellani Art Museum (5795 Lewiston Road, Niagara University, NY 14109, 286-8200, Western New York Collects: Nancy Dwyer, on view through Feb 4, 2018. Mark Snyder: Muscle & Bone, on view Sep 17-Jan 21, 2018. Dana Tyrell: Blue, on view Sep 17-Jan 21, 2018. Painting Niagara, Thomas Kegler, on view through Jan 21, 2018. Tue-Sat 11am-5pm, Sun 1-5pm.

CEPA (617 Main Street, Buffalo, NY 14203, 856-2717, Squeaky Wheel and CEPA co-present Summer Youth Works, featuring work made through Tech Arts Youth Summer Program. On view through Sep 23. Place Relations: Identity in Contemporary Israeli Avant Garde Art: Re’em Aharoni, Yael Bartana, Tamy Ben-Tor, Keren Cytter, Dor Guez, Adi Nes, Barak Zemer. Mon-Fri 9am-5pm, Sat 12-4pm.

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.

Czurles-Nelson Gallery at Buffalo State College (Upton Hall, 1300 Elmwood Avenue, Buffalo, NY 14222): You & Me Installation bu Fontini Galanes On view Oct 9 through Oct 20. Mon-Fri 9am-4:30pm.

Daemen College, Tower Gallery of the Haberman Gacioch Art Center (Daeman College Center for Visual & Performing Arts, 4380 Main Street, Amherst, NY 14226, 839-8241): Art in Small-Method and Idea, Small and Miniature Paintings by Richard Kersting. On view through Oct 28. Gallery hours, Mon-Fri 9-5pm.

Dolce Valvo Art Center (NCCC 3111 Saunders Settlement Road, Sanborn 14132, 614-5975): NCCC Faculty Exhibtion, Opening reception Thu, Oct 19 1:30-3pm. On view through Nov 19.

Eleven Twenty Projects (1120 Main Street, Buffalo, NY 14209, 882-8100, New Work by Terri Katz Kasimov.On view through Oct 28. Tue-Fri, 10am-4pm, or by appointment. 

El Museo (91 Allen Street, Buffalo, NY 14202, 464-4692, Wed-Sat 12-6pm. 

Enjoy the Journey Art Gallery (1168 Orchard Park Road, West Seneca, NY 14224, 675-0204, One Trip, Three Rooms, a “Painting Papers,” collage exhibit featuring the work of Suzanne Borowicz and Paulette Krakowski. Tue & Wed 11-6pm, Thu & Fri 2-6pm, Sat 11-4pm.

Hallwalls (341 Delaware Avenue, Buffalo, NY 14202, 854-1694, David Schirm: All The Glad Variety. Tue-Fri 11am-6pm, Sat 11am-2pm.

Indigo Art Gallery  (47 Allen Street, Buffalo, NY 14202, 984-9572, Verdant, Encaustic Painting and Installation by Mark Lavatelli. On view through Nov 5. Wed & Fri 12-6pm, Thu 12-7pm, Sat 12-3pm, and by appointment Sundays and Mondays.

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 House Gallery (433 Locust Street, Lockport, NY 14094, 433-2617, Erie Canal, Spirit of Structure, platinum/palladium Images by Dennis Stierer and Tillman Crane. Through Oct 1. Mon-Fri 12-5pm & Sun 2-5pm.

Main Street Gallery (515 Main Street, Buffalo, NY 14203): Noon-7pm.

Meibohm Fine Arts (478 Main Street, East Aurora, NY 14052, 652-0940, Nature’s Palette works by Karl Heerdt. Tue-Sat 9:30am-5:30pm.

Niagara Arts and Cultural Center (1201 Pine Avenue, Niagara Falls, NY 14301, 282-7530, Textiles and Fashion Exhibit, through Oct 8. Mon-Fri 9am-5pm, Sat & Sun 12-4pm.

Nina Freudenheim Gallery (140 North Street, Lenox Hotel, Buffalo, NY 14201, 716-882-5777, Path, Allyson Strafella, Opening reception Sat Oct 21, 6-8pm. On view through Nov 28. Tue-Fri 10am–5pm.

Norberg’s Art & Frame Shop (37 South Grove Street, East Aurora, NY 14052, 716-652-3270, Within & Without: Kathie Aspaas and Tyler Kirchmeyer.On view through Oct 14.Tue-Sat 10am–5pm.

Parables Gallery & Gifts (1027 Elmwood Avenue, Buffalo, NY, Wed-Fri, 12-7pm (until 9pm on first Fridays), Sat & Sun 12-5pm.

Pausa Art House (19 Wadsworth Street, Buffalo, NY 14201, 697-9069 Play of Brilliance Silo interiors, work by Steve Siegel. On view through Oct 28. Thu-Sat.

Pine Apple Company (224 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, The Art of Mental Health. Tue & Thu 7-9pm and by appointment.

Queen City Gallery (617 Main Street, Buffalo, NY 14203, 868-8183, Tue-Fri 11am-4pm and by appointment. 

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

River Gallery and Gifts (83 Webster Street, North Tonawanda, 14051, Four Point Perspective, Art by William McCullagh, Jerry Glaser, Connie Garver and John Merlino. On view through Nov 4. Wed-Fri 11am-4pm Sat 11am- 5pm.

Ró Home Shop (732 Elmwood Avenue, Buffalo, NY 14222, 240-9387, Along the way, recent photographs by Robert Schulman. On view through Oct 31. Tue-Sat 11am-6pm, Sun 11am-4pm, closed Mondays. 

Rust Belt Books (415 Grant Street, Buffalo, NY 14213): Ruby Zephyr Soudant, Watercolors. On view through October. 

Sisti Gallery (6535 Campbell Blvd., Penddleton, NY 14094, 465-9138): Honoring Watercolor, works by Rita Argen Auerbach and Charles E. Burchfield. Fri 6-9, Sat & Sun 11-2pm.

Sports Focus Physical Therapy (531 Virginia Street, Buffalo, NY, 14202, 332-4838, Niagara Nature, Photography by James Johnston. On view through Nov 28. Mon-Fri 9am-5pm, 6-9pm on first Fridays. 

Squeaky Wheel (617 Main Street, Buffalo, NY 14203, Angela Washko | The Game: The Game 2.0, on view through Dec 9. Oct 28, 2pm: Playthrough at Squeaky Wheel with Feminista Social Club. Tue-Sat, 12pm-5pm

Starlight Studio and Art Gallery (340 Delaware Avenue, Buffalo, NY 14202, The Billy & Janet Show, Artwork by Billy Huggins and Janet Harrison. On view through November 24. Mon-Fri 9-4pm.

Stangler Fine Art (6429 West Quaker Street, Orchard Park, NY 14127, 870-1129, Fine Arts League’s Fall Membership Exhibition, through Oct 14. Wed-Fri 12-5pm, Sat 11am-3pm. 

Sugar City (1239 Niagara Street, Buffalo, NY 14213, Folks I Know. On view through Oct 22. Open by event and on Fri 5:30-7:30. 

UB Anderson Gallery (1 Martha Jackson Place, Buffalo, NY 14214, 829-3754, Wanderlust: Actions, Traces, Jouneys 1967-2017. Cravens World: The Human Aesthetic, a permanent display. Wed-Sat 11am-5pm, Sun 1-5pm. 

UB Art Galleries (North Campus) (201 Center for the Arts, Buffalo, NY, 14260, 645-6913,  Wanderlust: Actions, Traces, Journeys 1967-2017. On view through Dec 31. Screen Projects: Antonia Wright, on view through Oct 8. 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): “The Villa Connection: Current/Former Art Faculty from the Gerald Mead Collection” on view through Oct 27. Mon-Fri 9am-6pm, Sat 10am-5pm.

Western New York Book Arts Center (468 Washington Street, Buffalo, NY 14203, 348-1430,  Don’t Be So Blue, A Collaborative Exhibition by Mizin Shin and Rachel Shelton.On view through Nov 1. Wed-Sat 12-6pm. 

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