David Buck , Edie on the Beach, 2012; oil and graphite on wood
Buck's painting "Edie on the Beach" is of his mother "Walking on the beach decades ago." It was made this year as Buck " moved her to Flordia this year for health concerns as she battles dementia."(Buck)
"An impressive cast of characters." That's how The New York Times described the artists in the collection when they named the Burchfield Penney Art Center one of the "Top 44 Places in the World to Go" with thousands of works to "thrill culture junkies."