From Buffalo: BPAC Artist-in-Residence Entry 1, December 18, 2013

Thursday, December 19, 2013

Dear Nancy,

I drove toward Salem this morning, but had to turn back in Angola because of the snow storm. So instead of visiting Burchfield's childhood home, I went to his grave site in East Aurora. The deer tracks and your clue about the sign helped me find my way. Fittingly, in the near distance were sumac.

My third attempt tomorrow,



Janelle Lynch is the 2013 Burchfield resident artist. She has garnered international recognition over the last decade for her large-format photographs of the urban and rural landscape. Widely exhibited, her work is in several public and private collections including the Burchfield Penney, George Eastman House Museum, the Brooklyn Museum, the Newark Museum, the Fundación Vila Casas, Barcelona, and the Museo de Arte Contemporáneo, Salta, Argentina.