• Charles E. Burchfield, Journals, April 28, 1916

    Friday, April 28, 2017

    A heavy fog at morning – Green lawns blend to lt blue mists – Cleared by noon – Bright sunlight – A strong blue atmosphere; objects in middle ground a distinct flat blue 

  • Apr28

    Special Event  |  Artists-in-residence with public access

    Friday, April 28, 2017, 10 am–3 pm

    Inspired for many years by the art of Charles E. Burchfield, Rebecca Allan will paint small watercolors related to works that she has selected from the Burchfield Penney Art Center. Laura Kaminsky will work on scoring the opera Today It Rains

  • Apr28

    Lecture / Discussion  |  The Creative Process for a Georgia O’Keeffe/Alfred Stieglitz Chamber Opera

    Friday, April 28, 2017, 7 pm

    Following a screening of excerpts from some of her other chamber operas, composer Laura Kaminsky will discuss Today It Rains that she is composing with librettists Mark Campbell and Kimberly Reed. 

  • Apr29

    Tour  |  Burchfield Penney Artists-in-Residence led tour and discussion

    Saturday, April 29, 2017, 10:30–11:30 am

    Laura Kaminsky and Rebecca Allan will tour the exhibition Mabel Dodge Luhan & Company: American Moderns and the West.

  • Mabel Dodge Luhan

    Mabel Dodge Luhan, born Mabel Ganson in Buffalo, was a patron of artists, writers, philosophers, and reformers who defined the avant-garde.

  • Charles E. Burchfield

    Watercolorist Charles Ephraim Burchfield (1893-1967) is one of America's most original artists. Best known for his romantic, often fantastic depictions of nature, Burchfield developed a unique stylemore

  • Robert Lyall Flock

    His artwork has been exhibited in galleries and museums regionally and across the United States, and he has won numerous awards for his work, which can be found in public, private and corporatemore