• Charles E. Burchfield, Journals, November 24, 1947

    Tuesday, November 24, 2020

    A.M.—B & I to city-line to get chicken for our Thanksgiving dinner. And in afternoon to Buff. to get vegetables etc. A bouquet of huge pink daisy-like chrysanthemums...

  • Julius Richter

    Julius Richter

    Dr. Julius Richter was a painter, engraver, etcher, educator , and surgeon. 

  • Joseph Orffeo

    Joseph Orffeo

    Joseph Orffeo (1926-2013) was an accomplished painter and sculptor.

  • Burr H. Nicholls

    Burr H. Nicholls

    Burr Halliday Nicholls was a Lockport, New York native who studied with Lars Gustaf Sellstedt in Buffalo, then went to Paris with Frank C. Penfold and studied at the atelier of Carolus-Duran.

  • Welcome To That Forever Friday Feeling Don Metz

    Monday, June 29, 2020

    Burchfield Penney Associate Director retires after a 25-year renowned journey of supporting the museum’s mission and the artists of Western New York.

  • A Tribute to Susan Rothenberg (1945-2020)

    Tuesday, June 16, 2020

    Susan Rothenberg earned international acclaim as a courageous artist strong enough to pursue her vision when it defiantly rejected the status quo. Extensive numbers of exhibition essays, articles, and other texts explore her life and accomplishments, from her roots in Buffalo, New York to her latermore

  • Remembering Sheldon Berlyn (1929-2020)

    Thursday, June 11, 2020

    Sheldon Berlyn was a dynamic abstract expressionist artist and influential educator.His works created with brilliant colors, confident squeegee strokes, and flamboyant gesture truly reflect his passionate personality.