UB MFA Thesis Exhibitions (2022)

Maria Barrientos

Join graduating MFA candidate Maria Barrientos for her capstone MFA exhibition. This exhibition demonstrates how the artist has built on distinct style, thought and sense of identity. Through digital media, photograph prints, and installation the artist arrives at an exploration and comprehensive collection of materials and conceptual discoveries based on the ephemeral. 

Artist Statement

Maria Barrientos explores digital and photographic reenactments focusing on universal nostalgia that represents the point and time between dream and reality. She questions our human existence which conjures feelings of wonder and confusion. 

Medford B Deforest



A Mirrored Image in the Mirrored Stage


by Medford B. Deforest

Exhibit Location

CEPA Gallery
Underground Gallery
617 Main Street
Buffalo, NY 14203

Exhibit Dates

Friday, April 1, 2022
Thursday, May 19, 2022

Opening Reception Friday, April 1, 2022, 5:00-8:00pm

Free to the public

Exhibit Times

Wednesday, Friday, Saturday
12:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m.–7:00 p.m.