Contemporary Art Exhibits

Tom Hughes: We All Know the Words

September 22, 2009 - January 17, 2010

Tom Hughes describes himself as an "artist who works concept-first. A medium is, for me, quite simply whatever I find to be will see various manifestations of my ideas in the works, ranging from custom shirts, sculptural firecrackers, video... Learn More »

Andy Warhol: A Photographic Legacy

August 16, 2009 - February 28, 2010

The Castellani Art Museum of Niagara University is proud to announce a significant acquisition to its permanent collection. The museum has received 158 original Andy Warhol Polaroid photographs and gelatin silver prints, a gift of the Andy Warhol Foundation for... Learn More »

Tom Holt: Test for Echo

May 31, 2009 - September 13, 2009

A highlight of Test for Echo will be a multi-media graffiti mural that Holt is creating especially for the TopSpin exhibition. The spray painted work that will cover one wall of the gallery is also going to also incorporate projected... Learn More »

JED': 30 Years of Paintings by Jed Jackson

March 15, 2009 - September 20, 2009

Jed Jackson's paintings are modern mythological allegories culled from his photographs, sketches, writings, and a myriad of commercial media. Inspiration is also derived from his particular blend of literary, musical, and big screen interests. Jackson's visual narratives reflect his cosmopolitan... Learn More »

Kara Walker: The Emancipation Approximation

February 15, 2009 - May 31, 2009

“Kara Walker is among the most complex and prolific American Artists of her generation. Over the past decade, she has gained national and international recognition for her room-sized tableaux depicting historical narratives haunted by sexuality, violence, and subjugation … Walker’s... Learn More »

Amy Greenan: Nothing Was About to Happen

February 1, 2009 - May 17, 2009

Amy Greenan studied painting and drawing at the State University of New York, Purchase and earned an MFA from the University at Buffalo. She currently resides in Niagara Falls, New York, where she maintains an active studio. As an unwavering... Learn More »

Movements in Western Art Since 1830

June 29, 2008 - September 21, 2008

The Castellani Art Museum’s world class permanent collection offers the opportunity to present a timeline history of art, from 1830 to the present. A salon-style installation of the exhibition, featured on a grand scale in our central gallery, will allow... Learn More »

Kurt Treeby: Fuzzy Memories

February 1, 2008 - April 20, 2008

Kurt Treeby’s recent work is simultaneously a lush homage to art history and a calculated salutation to kitschy commercialized craft. His fiber works focus on iconic imagery and the relationship between high and low art forms. Fuzzy Memories explores the... Learn More »