Past Events

  • Dec 3

    Class / Workshop  |  Doodle-bots: The Art & Science of Robotics with Melissa Leopard

    Saturday, December 3, 2011, 12:30–4:30 pm

    Melissa Leopard, the founder of Buffalo's Tinkering School, brings Doodle-bots: The Art & Science of Robotics to the Burchfield Penney.

  • Dec 3

    Class / Workshop  |  Toddler Art Workshop

    Saturday, December 3, 2011, 10:30–11:30 am

    Fall 2011 features three toddler art classes. Take one, two or all three!

  • Dec 1

    Lecture / Discussion  |  30 Years of AIDS…Where Have all the Artists Gone? with Madeline Davis and Gerald Mead

    Thursday, December 1, 2011, 7–8:30 pm

    This panel brings a unique perspective of the impact of AIDS on the local and national arts community.

  • Dec 1

    World AIDS Day Commemoration

    Thursday, December 1, 2011, 10 am–8 pm

    The World AIDS Day Commemoration features more than 50 handmade memorial quilts crafted as tributes to beloved Western New Yorkers lost to AIDS.

  • 13

    RendezVous Variations

    Thursday, November 17–Sunday, November 20, 2011

    RendezVous is an art and music festival centered around common themes appealing to the diverse interests of the Western New York community.

  • Nov 6

    Book Club  |  Burchfield Penney Book Club

    Sunday, November 6, 2011, 3–5 pm

    The Burchfield Penney Book Club meets on Sundays during the academic year to read and discuss books related to Western New York art or Charles E. Burchfield (1893-1967).

  • Oct28

    2011 Art Auction & Gala

    Friday, October 28, 2011, 6–11 pm

    The Burchfield Penney’s Annual Art Auction & Gala takes place at the Mary Seaton Room at Kleinhans Music Hall on Friday, October 28. For ticket and sponsorship opportunities, call Allie Brady at 878-3227. 

  • Sep 9

    Welcome Back & Open House

    Friday, September 9, 2011, 5:30–9:30 pm

    Join us at the Burchfield Penney Art Center for an evening to kick off the semester and the Year of the Arts at Buffalo State College.

  • Jun10

    Opening Celebration  |  Steina: Involving People Into This Magic

    Friday, June 10, 2011

    Join us for the Opening Celebration for Steina: Involving People Into This Magic.

  • 2

    RendezBlue: Source

    Thursday, November 11, 7 pm–Friday, November 12, 2010 11 pm

    RendezBlue is an ongoing series of mini art festivals centered around common themes that appeal to the varied and diverse interests of Western New York.