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.
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.