Patty Wallace (b. 1957), Vanitas: Woman’s Skull with Headdress (a.k.a. Coptic Woman), 1991; Fujichrome print, 20 x 16 inches; Gift of Patty Wallace and Gary Nickard
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.