Launches at the Burchfield Penney are festivals with performances, screenings and conversations that amplify the powerful exhibitions at the Burchfield Penney Art Center.
The next launch is November 13-16, 2014. Email Don Metz for information.
Thursday, April 9, 2015, 7–9 pm
Electronic chamber opera, Mental Radio, is based on Upton Sinclair’s Mental Radio: Does it Work, and How?
Friday, April 10, 2015, 5:30–7:30 pm
Edric Mesmer and KG Price perform in the Reception Area as part of M&T Second Friday.
Performance | Ives’ Concord Sonata, with interpolated readings and lecture by Nancy Weekly: Burchfield and Thoreau
Friday, April 10, 2015, 7:30–9 pm
Part of Charles Ives: Celebrating An American Maverick: A 2015 Festival of Exploration and Discovery
Performance | Lehrer Dance and Ralph Gibson
Saturday, April 11, 2015, 2–4 pm
Surface to Surface layers video, guitar tracks and new choreography and super-imposes the mediums and thus creates a third image of visual and aural overtones.
Performance | Emil Schult & Buffluxus DIGITAL SYNESTHESIA: Romanticism-Zeitgeist: A Tribute to American Artists Charles Ives and Charles Burchfield
Saturday, April 11, 2015, 7:30–9 pm
Celebrating exhibitions Emil Shult: Portrait of a Media Artist Pioneer and Resounding Roar, Emil Shult with members of Institute For Electronic Arts at Alfred will create a video and sound performance interpreting the songs … more
Performance | Harmonia at the Burchfield Penney
Sunday, April 12, 2015, 7–9 pm
A special evening with Harmonia Chamber Singers presenting music of all eras, including a tribute to the spirit of Charles Ives