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UB Art Gallery records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 49/2/1254
The collection contains materials on the development of specific exhibits presented at the UB Art Gallery and a collection of files on artists and subjects associated with the Art Gallery and director, Al Harris.

Dates

  • 1975-2004
  • Bulk: 1993-2004

Creator

Terms of Access and Use

The UB Art Gallery records, 1975-2004 are open to researchers.

Copyright

Copyright is held by The State University of New York at Buffalo. Copyright in other papers in the collection may be held by their authors, or the authors' heirs or assigns. Researchers must obtain the written permission of the holder(s) of copyright and the University Archives before publishing quotations from materials in the collection. Most papers may be copied in accordance with the library's usual procedures unless otherwise specified.

Extent

10 Linear Feet (8 manuscript boxes)

Abstract

The records of artists and exhibits presented at the UB Art Gallery.

Historical Note

The UB Art Gallery in the Center for the Arts is a non-collecting institution that has a pedagogical mission to present and interpret temporary exhibitions that examine cultural and socio-political topics informing current art practices. The Gallery also initiates programs and conferences that bring together scholars from various disciplines to discuss issues that affect cultural and social policy. The UB Art Gallery supports the creation and presentation of artworks by emerging and mid-career artists, emphasizing interpretation of this work through scholarly publications. The UB Art Gallery also provides training and supervision of graduate and undergraduate internships, including curatorial experiences.

The UB Art Gallery’s core exhibition program consists of six to eight exhibitions a year, providing a dynamic forum for contemporary artists, as well as faculty and students across disciplines, to showcase research and artwork through exhibitions, projects and events.

Arrangement

Collection is arranged in three series: Series I. Gallery Exhibition Files; Series II. Director’s Artist Files; Series III. Subject Files

Acquisition Information

The UB Art Gallery records, 1975-2004 were transferred to University Archives by the University Art Gallery.

Accruals and Additions

No further accruals are expected.

Processing Information

Processed by Jillian Suarez, August 2011; finding aid encoded by Grace Trimper, September 2020.

Source

Creator

Title
Finding Aid for the UB Art Gallery records
Status
completed
Author
Finding aid prepared by Jillian Suarez
Date
August 2011
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
eng

Repository Details

Part of the University Archives Repository

Contact:
420 Capen Hall
Buffalo New York 14260-1674 US
716-645-2916
716-645-3714 (Fax)