Coni Minneci , Xenia Hausner (1951-), 2003-2006; oil on panel, 9 x 12 inches; Courtesy of the Artist
Vienna born figurative painter, Hausner calls her work “human landscapes”. My reaction: to paint a “still life landscape” using the fruit to contrast the faded scenery in back.
"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.