Contemporary Art Exhibits

Bruce Adams: Myths and Lies

April 13, 2014 - June 29, 2014

Referring to the title of the exhibition, Myths and Lies, Bruce Adams[] says, “A lie is an untruth you tell others; a myth is an untruth you tell yourself. Paintings are lies we accept as truth. “In Myths and Lies I’m adopting a kind... Learn More »


Western New York Collects: Cindy Sherman

March 23, 2014 - July 20, 2014

Western New York Collects: Cindy Sherman is the third in a series of exhibitions that highlights the work of a diverse range of visual artists with Western New York (WNY) connections who have gained significant national and international recognition. Cindy Sherman, who attended Buffalo State... Learn More »


Bethany Krull: Where are the Wild Things?

January 26, 2014 - May 4, 2014

Bethany Krull is a Buffalo-based sculptor whose porcelain and mixed media animal sculptures illustrate our species complex and often complicated relationship with the rest of the natural world. Her work has been included in many regional, national and international exhibitions including Beyond the Brickyard at... Learn More »


Four Decades of Abstraction

September 25, 2011 - September 28, 2014

The exhibition features the finest examples of abstract art from the Castellani Art Museum's permanent collection. Abstract art is non-representational – often it does not depict an identifiable object. But like representational styles it does convey messages all the same. Abstract artists use color, brush... Learn More »