Bruce Adams b. 1952, Research and Development # 1 and 2, 1994; acrylic and mixed media on paper polyptych, Each: 30 x 22 inches. Overall 62 x 94 inches; image courtesy of the Burchfield Penny Archive
"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."