ArchiTypes: Buffalo Architecture Letterpress Prints

January 11, 2013 – February 22, 2013WNYBAC’s Buffalo Architecture Print Series will be on view in the gallery from January 11 through February 22, 2013. Stop by during our open hours (12-6pm Wednesday – Saturday) for the rare opportunity to see all of these iconic prints hung together, including the sold-out Buffalo City Hall & Guaranty Building. This exhibition also features layer-by-layer skeletons of the Buffalo Central Terminal, showcasing the stages in which these letterpress architectural abstractions were created.

The series includes 3 to 5-color limited edition letterpress prints of: Buffalo City Hall, The Darwin D. Martin House, The Guaranty Building, The Grain Elevators, Kleinhans Music Hall, Buffalo Central Terminal, Buffalo Water Intake Crib, The Avant Building, The Hotel Statler, & Buffalo State Insane Asylum.

A closing reception for this exhibition will be held at the Western New York Book Arts Center on Friday, February 22, 2013 from 6 – 8pm. Remarks by Tom Yots, Executive Director of Preservation Buffalo Niagara and Chris Fritton, WNYBAC Studio Director, at 6:30. This event features beer from Community Beer Works, a book/print sale in the WNYBAC Boutique, and inspiration by Richardson, Sullivan, Wright, Saarinen, et al.

We would like to take this opportunity to thank our funders listed below, for providing support to WNYBAC's ongoing programs taking place throughout Western New York:

NYSCA M & T Art 4 Moore Zenger Group Evans Bank Community Foundation Baird Foundation
Cameron Jane Wendt Foundation StoryGrowing