Past Events

  • Apr17

    Screening  |  Capitalism: A Love Story

    Thursday, April 17, 2014, 6–8:30 pm

    This film is part of the Crisis! Film Series.

  • Apr13

    Performance  |  Poetry and Dance

    Sunday, April 13, 2014, 3:30–5 pm

    Jon Lehrer invites 3 dancer/choreographers to create new works inspired by Poem From Jail, a poem by Edward Sanders. 

  • Apr13

    Lecture / Discussion  |  Edward Sanders and Anthony Bannon

    Sunday, April 13, 2014, 2–3 pm

    Executive Director Anthony Bannon and Counter-Culture Icon Ed Sanders discussing the leadership role Buffalo has played during the past half century in shaping the ideas of our postmodern era.

  • Apr13

    Tour  |  Docent-led Tour of the Burchfield Penney

    Sunday, April 13, 2014, 2–3 pm

    Docent-led tours of the Burchfield Penney are offered every Thursday, Saturday and Sunday at 2pm.

  • Apr13

    Tour  |  Alberto Rey on Biological Regionalism

    Sunday, April 13, 2014, 1–2 pm

    Explore the exhibition Alberto Rey: Biological Regionalism with the artist Alberto Rey.

  • Apr10

    Performance  |  Words in the Front Yard

    Thursday, April 10–Sunday, April 13, 2014

    The community reads from Charles Burchfield's Journals accompanied by sounds captured from locations where the legendary painter created some of his most enlightened work. Also, experience some of Western New York’s most accomplished poets reading their own poetry.

  • Apr10

    Special Event  |  Words: A Four Day Launch at The Center

    Thursday, April 10–Sunday, April 13, 2014

    Launches at the Burchfield Penney are festivals with performances, readings, screenings and conversations that amplify the powerful exhibitions at the Burchfield Penney Art Center.

  • Apr12

    Reading  |  Ishmael Reed

    Saturday, April 12, 2014, 8–9:30 pm

    Ishmael Reed is an American poet, essayist, songwriter, playwright, and novelist, as well as being an editor and publisher. Reed is known for his satirical works challenging American political culture, and highlighting political and cultural oppression.

  • Apr12

    Lecture / Discussion  |  The Local and the Global: A Conversation with Ishmael Reed and Jeff Simon

    Saturday, April 12, 2014, 6–7 pm

    Join is for a conversation with Ismael Reed and Jeff Simon, the Buffalo News's Jeff Simon. The two will be introduced by Burchfield Penney executive director Tony Bannon.

  • Apr12

    Performance  |  Michael Basinski & Steven McCaffery followed by Steven McCaffery and Wooden Cities

    Saturday, April 12, 2014, 4–5 pm

    A Conversation with Michael Basinski and Steve McCaffery followed by Steven McCaffery and Wooden Cities

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