Exhibitions: 3rd Biennial Art Auction Exhibition, 125 Artists • Miranda Maher, Difficult Books • Multiple Affinities—curated By Adele Henderson, Kathleen Campbell & Barbara Rowe; Tomie Arai; Rosemarie Bernardi, Randy Bolton, Patti Capaldi, James Casebere, Don Cortese, Miranda Maher, Patrick Nagatani, Dennis Olsen, Kristine Phillips, Laura Ruby, Joyce Rudinsky, Maryanne Ellison Simmons, Peter Sowiski, Sam Walker • Chambers of Enchantment: Recovery and Loss — Commission installations by 11 artists investigate spiritual and/or social identity concerns, and interpretations of family/cultural history; Dick Averns, The Delight of Confession Prolongs the Pleasure of… • Jeffery Byrd, 100 Butterflies • Jane Calvin, True/Stories • Albert Chong, Self Portrait with Eggs • Joseph DeLappe, Touch, See, Believe • Fay Fairbrother, Caged Spirits • Jim Jipson, Chamber of Memory • Heidi Kumao, Every Hour on the Hour • Dinh Q. Lê, The Quality of Mercy • Delilah Montoya, El Sagrado Corazon/Sacred Heart • James Thomas, Illuminated Sculptures
With Chambers of Enchantment CEPA begins its now commonly used practice of constructing large-scale exhibits from solo projects united by curatorial premise.
LAST EXHIBITION AT 700 MAIN STREET
Satellite Exhibitions: The North End, 24 Young Photographers @ Shaffer Village Public Housing Development • Historic Images From Western New York, Various Early 20th Century Photographers @ Market Arcade Building • Inside/Out, Native American Youth Project @ Campos • Inside/Out, Native American Youth Project @ Solid Ground Coffee Shop • Charles Agel, Photographic Re-Survey Of The American Landscape: Memorials To The Industrial Revolution @ Campos;
Bus Shows: Contrast: Exploring Visual Opposites, UB Color Photography Students
Public Art Projects: Students & Desks—Pat Bacon @ Main Place Mall
Visiting Artists: Don Cortese • Joyce Rudinsky • Peter Sowiski • Sam Walker • Randy Bolton
May 4, 1996, 3rd Biennial Photography Art Auction