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Sunday, November 24, 2019, 1:30–2:30 pm
Burchfield Scholar Nancy Weekly will lead of a tour of Charles E. Burchfield: Transitions to reveal the multi-faceted ways in which the artist challenged landscape painting traditions to depict both his visible and imaginary world.
Lecture / Discussion | The Past is Present: a discussion with civic leaders in 2019
Thursday, November 21, 2019, 6–8 pm
Join us on November 21st for a conversation with civic leaders and activists about how our communities try to ensure that “never again means never again.”
Special Event | ENTROPY: THE POETEXPO
Saturday, November 16, 2019, 1–6 pm
Entropy: THE POETEXPO is a celebration of the chaotic loveliness of all things poetry, with readings, vendors, and workshops.
Special Event | An Evening for Educators
Wednesday, November 13, 2019, 4–7:30 pm
Teachers and administrators of every discipline are invited to join us at The Center for an evening of art making, conversation, and discovery.
Lecture / Discussion | RESCHEDULED: Seasons on the Cusp: Exploring Weather and Climate Transitions
Sunday, October 27, 2019, 2–3:15 pm
Climatologist and SUNY Buffalo State professor Stephen Vermette, Ph.D. returns to the Burchfield Penney Art Center with new perspectives on Charles E. Burchfield’s artwork that portray the fickle transition of seasons, as well as observations on 21st-century Western New York weather and … more
Lecture / Discussion | Book Signing : Susan Nusbaum
Thursday, October 24, 2019, 7–9 pm
The poems in this collection travel across lifetimes, each twist and turn of the outer world reflecting an inner landscape, narratives unfolding against ever-changing backdrops-- places, seasons, decades. They trace the complexities of an ordinary life through the histories and environments … more
Screening | Buffalo International Film Festival 2019
Sunday, October 13, 2019, 11:30 am–5 pm
Buffalo International Film Festival champions regional, national, and international films that push the limits of independent cinema
Screening | BIFF Shorts: Experimental
Sunday, October 13, 2019, 2:30–3:45 pm
Cinematic poetry and essays in pixels and celluloid.
Screening | I Am Human
Sunday, October 13, 2019, 12–2 pm
Directors Taryn Southern and Elena Gaby explore thought provoking paradoxes and ethical quandaries with trailblazing subjects undergoing a series of experimental treatments that may change the course of humanity.
Screening | World premiere of "J. J. Lankes: Yankee Printmaker in Virginia," a documentary film by Eduardo Montes-Bradley
Friday, October 11, 2019, 7–9 pm
Screening of the documentary film J. J. Lankes: Yankee Printmaker in Virginia, HD, 30 minutes followed by an interview of documentary filmmaker Eduardo Montes-Bradley by Meg Knowles, documentary filmmaker and associate professor of media production in the Communication Department at … more