This Week at the Burchfield Penney

WORKSHOP: LEAVES AND BUGS: CELEBRATE THE SMALL PAINTINGS FROM THE COLLECTION
International Center for Watercolor
Wednesday, June 19, 2019, 10:30 am–1:30 pm

Instructor/Artist:  Jennifer Koury
$36 for members/$46 for not-yet members

Paint a bug in your choice of style.  Using photos or bring in leaves and a bug specimen (not alive) to work from.  Participants will be instructed on reserving the whites of the paper to create the effects of light on nature, leaves, and bugs. 

Download the registration form.

For more information including the supply list,  visit to the International Center For Watercolor or contact Kathy G. Shiroki at shirokkg@buffalostate.edu, 716-878-3549.

 

ARTIST / CURATOR TOUR OF VICTOR SHANCHUK: CHEMICAL LIGHT
Sunday, June 23, 2019, 1:30 pm

Join artist Victor Shanchuck and curator John Opera for a tour of Chemical Light.  This tour is free with general museum admission. Read about the special relationship between artist and curator in The Buffalo News. 

 

KID'S BOOK CLUB: THE SWING BY HEATHER LEE HARRIS
Sunday, June 23, 2019, 1:30–3:30 pm

Join the Burchfield Penney for Children’s Book Club, the fourth Sunday of the month.

The program includes the book, a gallery tour and art making project. June's book is The Swing by Heather Lee Harris

Family/Dual Member Level or higher:

$20 for one child including the book. Additional children of the same family free.

Not yet members: $25 for one child including the book; $5 for each additional child.

Pre-registration STRONGLY encouraged. Call 716-878-6011 during gallery hours.

Call 716-878-3156 or email Mary Kozub at kozubmm@buffalostate.edu

 

SPECIAL OFFER FOR MEMBERS

Members of the Burchfield Penney are being offered 10% off of adult passports for the upcoming Tall Ships of Buffalo event from July 4-7 at Canalside. To receive your discount coupon, please email Shawn Schlifke in our Membership Department at schlifst@buffalostate.edu.

 

Image by Victor Shanchuk.

 

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
Jun
26

Class / Workshop  |  Art Moves Me

Wednesday, June 26, 2019, 10:30 am–12:30 pm

Art Moves Me is a site-specific program designed expressly for The Center by Cynthia Pegado.

Jun
26

Class / Workshop  |  Traveling And Living Day to Day With a Sketchbook

Wednesday, June 26, 2019, 10:30 am–1:30 pm

Carol’s journals are her way of documenting her life, especially her travels, page by page. 

Jun
29

Reading  |  Buffalo Public Schools Poetry Competition

Saturday, June 29, 2019, 2 pm

Poetry written and performed by young people from around the region will fill the theater at the Burchfield Penney Art Center on June 29, as a months-long competition to inspire students of all ages concludes.

Jul
3

Class / Workshop  |  Art Moves Me

Wednesday, July 3, 2019, 10:30 am–12:30 pm

Art Moves Me is a site-specific program designed expressly for The Center by Cynthia Pegado.

Jul
10

Class / Workshop  |  Collage Illumination: Celebrate Works in Victor Shanchuk: Chemical Light

Wednesday, July 10, 2019, 10:30 am–1:30 pm

Experiment with watermedia techniques to create a composition with a path of light.

Jul
12

Special Event  |  July M&T Second Friday

Friday, July 12, 2019, 10 am–8 pm

Join us for July M&T Second Friday!

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