Paul Sharits (1943-1993), Word Movie: Frozen Film Frame, c. 1973; film strips and plexiglass, Overall: 34 x 53 in. (86.4 x 134.6 cm) Frame: 34 x 53 in. (86.4 x 134.6 cm); Gift of Christopher and Cheri Sharits, 1995
"What I want is a circular museum, large enough to house these four season transitions..." wrote Burchfield in 1964. The Charles E. Burchfield Rotunda, the Burchfield Penney's circular gallery dedicated to Burchfield's work, fulfills this wish.