Burchfield Penney Art Center, Buffalo

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The Burchfield Penney Art Center, or just the Burchfield Penney, is an arts and educational institution part of Buffalo State College, located adjacent to the main campus in Buffalo, New York, United States. Dedicated to the art and vision of American painter Charles E. Burchfield, it was founded in 1966 as the Charles E. Burchfield Center. The center features a museum, library, and activity space for the arts. It maintains the world's largest collection of Burchfield's work, as well as many other distinguished artists of Buffalo, Niagara and Western New York. It is engaged with every aspect of Buffalo and the region's rich cultural activity.
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  • Located at the entrance of SUNY Buffalo State, this is a great gallery for lovers of modern art, esp that with a local flair. The main focus right now is CHARLES E. BURCHFIELD: WORKING FROM HOME... 
    Located at the entrance of SUNY Buffalo State, this is a great gallery for lovers of modern art, esp that with a local flair. The main focus right now is CHARLES E. BURCHFIELD: WORKING FROM HOME...  more »
  • A very good exhibit exploring the COVD themes took up most off my visit, but there was also a nice one featuring a lot of birds which I didn't have time to fully appreciate. The staff was also very... 
    A very good exhibit exploring the COVD themes took up most off my visit, but there was also a nice one featuring a lot of birds which I didn't have time to fully appreciate. The staff was also very...  more »
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  • Lovely museum with a focus on local art and artists. Love the modern building and amenities. The size of the galleries also allow for ample social distancing. We spent about 1.5 hours here.
  • Excellent collection from this renowned artist very nice facility 4-20-22 exhibits change regularly so there is always something new to see plus it has a gift shop with lots of pretty stuff

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