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  • Mar13

    Lecture / Discussion  |  Panel Discussion & Book Signing: Painting in Buffalo

    Friday, March 13, 2020, 6:30 pm

    Join co-curators Scott Propeack, Tiffany Gaines and Tullis Johnson for a discussion about the exhibition In the Fullness of Time, Painting in Buffalo 1832-1972. A book signing will follow this discussion.

  • Feb27

    Lecture / Discussion  |  Contemporary Environmental Art & Poetics: Reflections & Performances

    Thursday, February 27, 2020, 7 pm

    Please join us for this panel of performances, discussions of personal artistic practice, and reflections on how contemporary artforms are responding to environmental crisis.

  • Feb25

    Lecture / Discussion  |  Dr. Crystal Fleming "How to be Less Stupid about Race"

    Tuesday, February 25, 2020, 12:15–1:30 pm

    Please join us in supporting and welcoming Dr. Fleming as our keynote speaker for Black History Month 2020.

  • Feb13

    Lecture / Discussion  |  The Intricate Life of Trees: Revealing the extraordinary impact of trees in our world

    Thursday, February 13, 2020, 6 pm

    This presentation and the larger discussion will address the ecological significance, environmental value, and climate change impact of trees with Dr. Mark A. Bradford from Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies and Buffalo State professor Dr. Robert J. Warren II.

  • Nov21

    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.” 

  • Nov20

    Lecture / Discussion  |  Discussion and Book Signing United University Professions: Pioneering in Higher Education Unionism

    Wednesday, November 20, 2019, 3:30–5 pm

    Co-Authors Nuala Mcgann Drescher, William E. Scheuerman and Ivan D. Stein will discuss their newly released book United University Professions: Pioneering in Higher Education Unionism.

  • Nov10

    Lecture / Discussion  |  Seasons on the Cusp: Exploring Weather and Climate Transitions

    Sunday, November 10, 2019, 2 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 andmore

  • Nov 2

    Lecture / Discussion  |  Charles Rand Penney Speaker Series: “Rust and Stone: Stonewall 50 and the Madeline Davis LGBTQ Archive of Western New York”

    Saturday, November 2, 2019, 1 pm

    In this lecture, based on his book project about gay liberation in Buffalo, New York, Dr. Jeffry Iovannone uses the Madeline Davis LGBTQ+ Archive of Western New York to complicate the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall Inn Riots. 

  • Oct27

    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 andmore

  • Oct24

    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 environmentsmore

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