This Week at the Burchfield Penney


DECEMBER M&T SECOND FRIDAY
Friday, December 13, 2019, 10 am–8 pm

On the Second Friday of every month, thanks to the support of M&T Bank, the Burchfield Penney hosts something great! From openings and happy hours, programs, concerts, screenings or other special events, visitors experience the best of the Burchfield Penney. For general enquiries, call 716-878-6011.

10am-8pm
BURCHFIELD PENNEY MEMBERS DAY IN THE MUSEUM STORE
Burchfield Penney members will receive a gift with purchase on December M&T Second Friday with a $10 purchase!

5:30-7:30pm
LIVE MUSIC BY DF3

5:30-7:30pm
DROP IN ART MAKING WORKSHOP

5:30-7:30pm
OPENING CELEBRATION: OPEN WATERS AND CHARLES E. BURCHFIELD: A MAGICAL REBIRTH, 1943-1967

More info at https://www.burchfieldpenney.org/events/event:12-13-2019-10-00am-december-mandt-second-friday/


READING AND BOOK LAUNCH: AT HOME ANYWHERE BY RACHAEL LYNN
Sunday, December 15, 2019, 1:30 pm

Join us on a wonderful Sunday afternoon for:

An introduction from Rachael on her journey from Buffalo to Dubai and writing her book
Conversation on how we can all create a foundation within ourselves that will carry us through life
A Reading from the Author
Q+A

The event is free with Gallery Admission, and copies of At Home Anywhere will be available for purchase.

Find out more about Rachael at: www.rachael-lynn.com

RSVP via Eventbrite here. This event is free with gallery admission.

 

 

Image: Charles E. Burchfield (1893-1967), Fireflies and Lightning [detail], 1964-65; watercolor, graphite and white charcoal, 40 x 54 inches; Purchase made possible with funds from M&T Bank, an anonymous donor, William P. and A. Laura Brosnahan, the Vogt Family Foundation and the Margaret L. Wendt Foundation, 1998 on view in the exhibition  CHARLES E. BURCHFIELD: A MAGICAL REBIRTH, 1943-1967 which opens Friday as part of M&T Second Friday. 

 
 
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
Dec
11

Class / Workshop  |  Art Moves Me

Wednesday, December 11, 2019, 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. 

Dec
18

Class / Workshop  |  Art Moves Me

Wednesday, December 18, 2019, 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. 

Dec
22

Tour  |  Artist Tour with Mark Dellas

Sunday, December 22, 2019, 1:30 pm

Join artist Mark Dellas for a tour of the exhibition People and Places.

Jan
2

Book Club  |  The Electrifying Fall of Rainbow City: Spectacle and Assassination at the 1901 World’s Fair by Margaret Creighton

Thursday, January 2, 2020, 6:30 pm

The Pan-American Exposition in Buffalo, New York, dazzled with its new rainbow-colored electric lights. It showcased an array of wonders, like daredevils attempting to go over Niagara Falls in a barrel, or the “Animal King” putting the smallest woman in the world and also terrifying …

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