Featured Local Photographers

Joseph Poloncarz is a student at City Honors. He is a film photographer and a hockey player for the school JV team. He first took a class at CEPA when he went to his Autistic School. He continued in photography, teaching himself how to develop film and print negatives. You can see his photos at CEPA Gallery in the Underground through Monday, October 2, 2017.

CEPA was very happy to award the third annual Oseroff Memorial Purchase Prize to artist Jeannine Mullan at a ceremony at Roswell Park Cancer Institute on September 17, 2015. The $1,000 purchase prize acquired her piece Our House, which will now become part of Roswell Park’s permanent art collection. [caption id="attachment_9993" align="aligncenter" width="750"] Jeannine Mullan, Our House, 2014, Archival Inkjet Print, 18 x 27 inches[/caption] ABOUT THE OSEROFF MEMORIAL PURCHASE PRIZE The Oseroff Purchase Prize will be awarded each year to one regionally-significant photographer whose artwork is identified as being of exceptionally quality. The Oseroff Memorial Purchase Prize will be in the amount of $1,000. The selected work becomes part of the permanent collection of Roswell Park Cancer Institute and is prominently displayed in a public area of the hospital alongside the work of many of this region’s most notable artists. The prizes are designed to enhance the environment for all members of the Roswell Community. The Oseroff Memorial Purchase Prize is named in memory of Dr. Allan R. Oseroff, Chief of Dermatology at Roswell from 1989 until his death in 2008. Dr. Oseroff, a world-renowned expert in photodynamic therapy, had a life-long interest in photography and the visual arts. He was an empathetic

Thrilled to have our Hollis Frampton exhibition featured on Artinfo! Art Critic Mostafa Heddaya visited the exhibition for the opening festivities June 20. We are grateful for the international coverage and for the further evidence that Buffalo's renaissance is being recognized far and wide. [button link="http://www.blouinartinfo.com/news/story/1221125/observing-an-observer-hollis-frampton-gets-a-retrospective-in" target="_self" color="highlight"] Read the Artinfo story here![/button] [divider] From Blouin Artinfo's website: BLOUIN ARTINFO is the preeminent global source for up-to-the-minute news, information, and expert commentary on art, artists, and the business and pleasure of making, buying, and understanding art. On our site you'll find all the vital daily news and developments from galleries, auction houses, and museums – everything that matters. There is no limit to BLOUIN ARTINFO's cultural and aesthetic reach, so along with the Whitney Biennial, we report with wit, style, verve, and authority on the Paris and New York collections, the Cannes and Venice film festivals, the Oscars, Tonys, Grammys, and more. READ MORE [divider] Mostafa Heddaya is a writer and editor in New York focused on politics and the arts. He is currently senior writer at Artinfo, and has contributed reporting and criticism to various publications in print and online, including Art & Auction, Modern Painters, The New York Observer, Paris Review Daily, Syria Deeply, and Hyperallergic, where