The Burchfield Penney Art Center, founded in 1966 on the campus of Buffalo State College, is the only museum dedicated to the art and vision of Charles E. Burchfield and the artists of Western New York. The museum presents more than forty exhibitions and more than one hundred public programs annually placing the role of Western New York into a national and international context. The new Burchfield Penney, which opened in 2008, is the first “green” art museum in New York State.
1300 Elmwood Avenue
Buffalo, New York 14222
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday 10am -5pm
Thursday 10am -9pm
performance by Reactionary Ensemble. Please visit our calendar for date and time.
On view until January 3, 2011
Beginning with a stunning tightrope walk on September 23 by artist Didier Pasquette, the exhibition will open at all venues beginning September 24, 2010, and remain on view through December 2010. Beyond/In Western New York will explore the regionally relevant theme Alternating Currents, and its implications of power and energy.