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Meet CEPA Visiting Artist in Residence Vanessa Albury

This summer artist, curator, and writer Vanessa Albury will be joining us as CEPA’s visiting artist in residence. In addition to working on one of her recent projects, she’ll be spending time engaging with the local arts community, which will include a special set of workshops centered on artist development, as well as an all…

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Hollis Frampton Exhibition Coming to CEPA this Summer

CEPA GALLERY PRESENTS RARE PHOTOGRAPHIC EXHIBIT BY PIONEER FILMMAKER HOLLIS FRAMPTON. First comprehensive gallery exhibition and sale of artist’s work since 1984. CEPA Gallery, in partnership with Dean Brownrout Modern/Contemporary, is honored to announce an exhibition and sale of photographic artwork by artist Hollis Frampton. The event takes place June 20-September 5, 2015 at CEPA…

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The Vast Universe Between the Artist’s Eye and the Artist’s Hand: Transformational Imagemaking

Like one of those long forgotten masterpieces discovered in the attic of an old home, exhibitions of this magnitude are rare in Buffalo. CEPA is incredibly pleased to have the opportunity to exhibit such an extraordinary group of works by an equally extraordinary group of artists. Robert Hirsch’s dogged, almost obsessive approach to curatorial practice…

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Call for Submissions: 2014 Oseroff Memorial Purchase Prize

CEPA Gallery is proud to be administering the 2nd annual purchase prize on behalf of Roswell Park Cancer Institute. The Oseroff Memorial Purchase Prize is named in memory of Dr. Allan R. Oseroff, Chief of Dermatology from 1989 until his death in 2008. Dr. Oseroff, a world-renowned expert in photodynamic therapy, had a life-long interest…

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Lee Walton & CEPA’s ‘Art of Sport’ Exhibition featured in ARTnews

Few would argue that sports conjure images of disheveled artists quietly excogitating over a package of nachos and a cup of ice cold beer. Then again, sports are no stranger to some of the most important artists of the last century. From Hemmingway’s romantic vision of bullfighting, to Collier Schorrs moody and pensive portraits of…

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CEPA’s 12th Biennial Art Auction

CEPA Gallery is delighted to announce its 12th Biennial Art Auction on Saturday, April 26, 2014 at the Market Arcade Building in downtown Buffalo’s Theatre District. Garnering significant recognition over the past 20 years, CEPA’s biennial auction is the only professional art auction in Western New York and one of Buffalo’s most glamorous and festive…

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CEPA is seeking full-time Artistic Director

CEPA is very excited to announce an opening for the full-time position of Artistic Director. CEPA is currently seeking application through March 15 with the position to start Spring, 2014.  Responsibilities will include coordination and implementation of all aspects of the visual arts program within budget, including exhibitions, artist residencies, and public art programs.

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The Art of Sport: A new Festival-style Format.

Art of Sport was a tremendously well received exhibition and a great example of a new “festival style” exhibition format we will be employing more in the future. The exhibition brought together an international group of 12 artists whose work explores the intersection of art and contemporary sport. In addition to the main exhibition at…

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Visions of Greater Buffalo 2013: A successful sixth event.

This year’s Visions of Greater Buffalo fundraiser was another rocking party as 50 Visionaries from the Buffalo region shared their photographs of unique landscapes and architectural landmarks.

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Kevin Noble receives the 2013 Oseroff Memorial Purchase Prize.

CEPA was very happy to award the first annual Oseroff Memorial Purchase Prize to artist Kevin Noble at a ceremony at Roswell Park Cancer Institute on October 22, 2013. The $1,000 purchase prize acquired his piece Red Waterfall, which will now become part of Roswell Park’s permanent art collection.

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