Contemporary Art Exhibits

Betty Gold: Edge, Color, Movement

March 13, 2011 - September 11, 2011

Betty Gold’s sculptures grace public and private spaces all over the world. Her creative works include a diverse range of media; this exhibiton features a selection of her geometric serigraphs. These works are from three portfolios produced in California in... Learn More »

PUBLIC/PRIVATE: Pairings with Works from the Gerald Mead Collection

March 6, 2011 - August 14, 2011

PUBLIC/PRIVATE: Pairings with Works from the Gerald Mead Collection is a unique opportunity to bring together, for the first time, two important art collections—one defined and developed publicly and one assembled privately—that converge on the mutual passion for building and... Learn More »

The Play Illustrated: The Credeaux Canvas

February 13, 2011 - May 9, 2011

This exhibition is presented in partnership with Niagara University’s Reader’s Theate's production of Keith Bunin’s The Credeaux Canvas, February 25 - 28 in the Main Gallery. The Castellani Art Museum and the Theater Department collaborate annually to bring museum visitors... Learn More »

Scott Bye: Method to My Madness

January 30, 2011 - May 22, 2011

Scott Bye’s exhibiton features an array of salvaged materials that have been ingeniously assembled into engaging structures. His assemblages capture elements of the human experience such as life, death, humor and devastation. Bye speaks to these issues in a remarkably... Learn More »

Black Artists from the Permanent Collection: Exploring Personal Expression

December 13, 2010 - June 5, 2011

The Castellani Art Museum is pleased to present a selection of works from the permanent collection in conjunction with the Niagara Arts and Cultural Center’s African American Art Exhibition: Celebrating Black History Month. Art in all of its various forms is... Learn More »

Mark McLoughlin: Stolen Souls, Willing

October 3, 2010 - January 16, 2011

Stolen Souls, Willing is a portrait series spanning a ten year period, from 2000 to 2010. The artist constructed a large pinhole camera that would accommodate a 20 x 16 inch paper negative. Each sitter was asked to position him/herself... Learn More »

Beyond/In Western New York: Alternating Currents

September 25, 2010 - February 20, 2011

The Castellani Art Museum of Niagara University is proud to participate in the *Beyond/In Western New York 2010 Alternating Currents* exhibition, featuring the work of artists Elizabeth Gemperlein, Batavia, New York; Adam Weekley, Buffalo, New York; Jennifer Lefort, Toronto, Ontario,... Learn More »

Fly Me to the Moon: A Celebration of Celestial Bodies from the Permanent Collection

September 19, 2010 - February 28, 2011

The moon, our closest celestial neighbor, has aroused the imagination since prehistoric times, inspiring myth, superstition, poetry and the visual arts. Because of its phases, the moon has long been considered a symbol of the fickle and changeable. The full... Learn More »

Creative to Infinity: The Vision Continues

June 20, 2010 - December 5, 2010

This exhibition features works by participants in the visual arts program of the Roarke Center, a program of Catholic Charities in Troy, New York, operated by the Daughters of Charity of St. Vincent de Paul. According to art coordinator Sister... Learn More »

Amanda Wachob: Exploring the Black Line

June 6, 2010 - September 19, 2010

The TopSpin Series of solo exhibitions by emerging regional artists continues with an exhibition by buffalo artist Amanda Wachob. In this series of work, Wachob investigates the untapped possibilities of the tattoo medium, dissolving the line between fine art and... Learn More »