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Junior Curators' Exhibition at Albright-Knox Art Gallery

I’m guessing many visitors to the Albright-Knox won’t be prepared for Raw, an exhibition of art works by high school students from throughout Western New York on view through Sunday, July 3, and curated by their peers.

Starlight Artists Release a Book of Poetry and Visual Art on Friday

Starlight’s Genesis, a handsome, full-color anthology of poetry and visual art by clients of the Starlight Studio and Art Gallery, will be presented at a book release party Friday, June 3, 7-10pm, at the Starlight facility, 340 Delaware Avenue.

Students Use Artwork and Poetry to Examine Blighted Cityscapes

In the fall of 2010, Writing with Light, a collaboration between CEPA Gallery and Just Buffalo Literary Center, debuted a new after-school program focused on offering participants a fresh perspective on the city they live in. Educating a select group of Buffalo public school students from middle schools throughout the city, the Reclaiming Buffalo project was divided into six sessions, the sixth and final of these sessions ending this month. Murals from the project will be seen on display in the Market Arcade building in September as part of the annual Writing with Light exhibition. These murals will be completed by mid-June and given to each of the local community centers that helped promote and host Reclaiming Buffalo.

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