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Charles E. Burchfield (1893-1967), Untitled (Haloed Moon Over Treetops), April 1917; watercolor and graphite on paper, 14 x 10 inches; Charles E. Burchfield Foundation Archives, Gift of the Charles E. Burchfield Foundation, 2006

Charles E. Burchfield (1893-1967), Untitled (Haloed Moon Over Treetops), April 1917; watercolor and graphite on paper, 14 x 10 inches; Charles E. Burchfield Foundation Archives, Gift of the Charles E. Burchfield Foundation, 2006

January Second Friday

An Evening Inspired by Weather Event

Friday, January 13, 2012, 5:30–7:30 pm

This Second Friday event and happy hour is inspired by Weather Event features a presentation Seeing Stars in Burchfield's Worksby Kevin Williams, Director of the Whitworth Ferguson Planetarium at Buffalo State College. Williams discusses his findings on Burchfield’s works featuring stars and moons, as well as explain the constellation Orion, which is illustrated in the museum’s Reception Area ceiling. Weather permitting, stargazing will take place on the Louise Terrace. Music is provided by Honey Girl & The Horseshoe Falls, featuring tracks from the new album Oh Lake Erie.

The Burchfield Penney galleries will be open until 7:30pm as part of January Second Friday.

This is a free event.