Building on Burchfield
The Burchfield Penney Art Center's permanent collection spans the late 19th century through today, and includes the world's largest collection of works by acclaimed watercolorist Charles E. Burchfield (1893-1967), as well as the artist's journals, which provide unique insight into his style and process. The permanent collection also includes work from more than 800 other artists who, like Burchfield, are indelibly connected to the Western New York landscape.
To learn more about our permanent collection, we invite you to visit the Burchfield Penney.
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Bruce Jackson is an American folklorist, documentary filmmaker, writer and photographer. He is the James Agee Professor of American Culture at the University at Buffalo.
Shasti O’Leary-Soudant is professional graphic designer and photographer.
Patricia Layman Bazelon (1933-1995) was a photographer who is especially known for her images of Buffalo, New York’s abandoned industrial architecture.