Walter A. Prochownik (1923 - 2000), MELD X, 1979; mixed media, Overall: 20 x 20 in. (50.8 x 50.8 cm) Frame: 30 1/4 x 20 1/4 in. (76.8 x 51.4 cm); Gift of Seymour H. Knox III and Northrup R. Knox, 1991
The Burchfield Penney is the first green art museum in New York State and is LEED-certified Silver. This feat befits a museum dedicated to the art and vision of Charles Burchfield, an artist whose love of the natural world was the subject of much of his painting.