Today is Stay Gold part of M&T Second Friday


Part of M&T Second Friday!

Join the Burchfield Penney for an evening of art, music and the unexpected!

The galleries are open from 10 am - 10 pm and are free all day! Special programs run from at 4 - 10 pm.

This event is free and open to the public.

Participating artists and locations include:

Jodi Lynn Maracle, USEUM
Iris Kirkwood, Grand Staircase
Bianca McGraw, Collections Study
Stitch Buffalo, Reception Space
Katherine Virag, Norman Mack II Rotunda
Carlos Llobet Montealegre, 2nd floor hallway
Locust Street Art, Staircase
Peach Mag, Galleries
Eclectric Oil and Light, Atrium

Live music and performances by:

East Gallery

heave – 4:05pm- 4:50pm
Carmen & Lizzy – 6:05pm – 6:40pm
Tough Old Bird – 8:45pm – 9:30pm

John R. Oishei Gallery

Peach Mag – 7:30pm – 8:05pm

Reception Space

The Burkharts – 5:00pm – 5:50pm
TVMTN – 6:40pm – 7:25pm
Cooler – 8:05pm – 8:40pm

Margaret L. Wendt Gallery

Sidney Flanigan – 5:15pm – 6:00pm
MEDUSA – 8:05pm – 8:40pm

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The Burchfield Penney, accredited by the American Alliance of Museums and member of the Association of Art Museum Directors, is supported in part with public funds from Erie County and New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and the New York State Legislature.

Featured Upcoming Events

Tour  |  Interior with Portraits: What the work teaches us with Janet Wetter

Sunday, January 12, 2020, 1:30 pm

Explore in depth the masterpiece Interior with Portraits, c. 1865 by Thomas Le Clear from the collection of Smithsonian American Art Museum with docent and Burchfield Penney board member Janet Wetter.


Special Event  |  A conversation on Painting in Buffalo 1832-1972 at Larkin Square

Tuesday, January 14, 2020, 5:30 pm

Note this event is NOT at the Burchfield Penney! It is at the Filling Station at Larkin Square.


Class / Workshop  |  Art Moves Me

Wednesday, January 15, 2020, 10:15 am–12:30 pm

Art Moves Me is a gallery-based dance program designed for people living with brain and movement disorder disease. 


Class / Workshop  |  Transforming Artifacts #1

Saturday, January 18, 2020, 11 am–2 pm

Looking into the "attic" of our lives: What do we have? What does it mean?  How can we interpret what we've found? 


Tour  |  Curator Tour of Painting in Buffalo

Sunday, January 26, 2020, 1 pm

Join exhibition curator Tullis Johnson for a tour of IN THE FULLNESS OF TIME, PAINTING IN BUFFALO, 1832-1972 presented by M&T Bank.


Book Club  |  KID'S BOOK CLUB:A Dragon on the Roof: A Children's Book Inspired by Antoni Gaudí

Sunday, January 26, 2020, 1:30–3:30 pm

The program includes the book, a gallery tour and art making project. January's book is A Dragon on the Roof: A Children's Book Inspired by Antoni Gaudí by Cecile Alix (Author), Fred Sochard (Illustrator).


Special Event  |  Hyatt's All Things Creative Family Day at the Burchfield Penney

Saturday, February 8, 2020, 11 am–4 pm

Join the Burchfield Penney for a $5 Family Day on Saturday, February 8, presented by Hyatt's All Things Creative.

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