• Oct23

    Special Event  |  Gretchen Toles and the Buffalo Olmsted Parks Conservancy

    Sunday, October 23, 2016, 1:30 pm

    Participants will include Gretchen Toles; Joan Bozer, former county legislator and founding member of the Buffalo Friends of Olmsted Parks; Francis Kowsky, author and historian on Buffalo’s historic parks and architecture; and others.

  • Oct23

    Lecture / Discussion  |  Blistering Vision Gallery Talk

    Sunday, October 23, 2016, 2–3 pm

    Join Burchfield Penney docents for a gallery talk on the theme of "The Cathedral Forest " as expressed in the exhibition Blistering Vision. 

  • Oct23


    Sunday, October 23, 2016, 2–3 pm

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

  • Andrew Deutsch

    Andrew Deutsch is a sonic artist and professor at the School of Art & Design at Alfred University.

  • Frank Lloyd Wright

    Frank Lloyd Wright, born in 1867 near Spring Green, Wisconsin, started his architectural career in Chicago at the age of 19 in the firm of J. Lyman Silsbee, working there for just one yearmore

  • Virginia Cuthbert

    Virginia Cuthbert (1908-2001) was one of Buffalo’s revered artists and a painting instructor at the Albright School.

  • Burchfield Family Visit

    Wednesday, September 21, 2016

    On Saturday, September 17, 2016, I had the distinct pleasure of touring Charles Burchfield’s granddaughter Peggy Richter Haug, her daughter Kirsten Haug, and Peggy’s brother David Richter through the museum. 

  • Paintings from My Burchfield Residency by Philip Koch

    Monday, September 5, 2016

    Here are ten of my oil paintings that I've finished so far from my time as the Artist in Residence at the Burchfield Penney Art Center in Buffalo, NY. 

  • Mary Langille's Burchfield Penney Archives Internship experience

    Monday, August 22, 2016

    When I got older I realized the inner workings of a museum are much more complicated than just putting artifacts on shelves! But learning about the hard work that goes into each and every museum made me appreciate them and want to work in a museum even more!