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Kenan Center Gallery to pay homage to Charles Burchfield

Kenan Center Gallery to pay homage to Charles Burchfield

Reuben Wolf, Arts Editor
April 24, 2017
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, CULTURE

This coming Sunday will represent the fifty-first anniversary of the opening of the Kenan Gallery in Lockport, New York. The gallery will forever have Buffalo State ties in that the first exhibit to be housed at the gallery were works by Charles Burchfield, otherwise known as one-half the namesake...

PHOTO GALLERY: New exhibits unveiled at Burchfield Penny

PHOTO GALLERY: New exhibits unveiled at Burchfield Penny

Joseph Cumbo, Photographer
February 13, 2017
Filed under Photo Galleries

The Burchfield Penny Art Center opened two new exhibits on Friday Feb. 10. The Record's photographer Joseph Cumbo took photos of both displays. The first collection titled "Artists Living in Other Worlds" by Adam Weekley can be seen in the R. William Doolittle Gallery. The second showcase titled...

Attempted strong arm robbery near Burchfield

Patrick Koster, Associate News Editor
May 6, 2015
Filed under Campus, Crime, NEWS

Last Monday, SUNY Buffalo State students were notified of an attempted strong-arm robbery that occurred near the Burchfield Penney Art Center just after 1 p.m. that day. The email from Campus Alerts said that University Police received a report at 2:45 p.m. that a female commuter student was the victim...

Burchfield barge to set sail with painted canvas

Burchfield barge to set sail with painted canvas

Mike Provenzano, Reporter
February 12, 2014
Filed under City, NEWS, Recent Stories, Showcase

An unusual art project scheduled to tour New York State by way of the Erie Canal will get its start right here at SUNY Buffalo State by way of the Burchfield Penney Art Center. The proposed project would float an entire art gallery down the Erie Canal. The journey would take a modified barge from...

Hundreds witness debut of Burchfield Penney’s ‘Front Yard’ exhibit

Hundreds witness debut of Burchfield Penney’s ‘Front Yard’ exhibit

Autumn Evans, Staff Writer
October 23, 2013
Filed under Campus, City, NEWS, Recent Stories, Showcase

The Front Yard at the Burchfield Penney Art Center lit up permanently Friday evening as a crowd of artists, neighbors and students looked on. During the event, parts of Elmwood Avenue were closed to traffic. Various food trucks lined the street. The art center and its café also extended their hours. “We’re...

Buffalo State’s neighbors offer intriguing destinations for students

Buffalo State’s neighbors offer intriguing destinations for students

Lauren Coppola, Co-News Editor
August 27, 2013
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Campus, City, NEWS, Recent Stories

Students new to campus may be unfamiliar with what the area around Buffalo State has to offer. Local businesses near campus allow students to experience new places and eat different types of food. “Buffalo has the big city things to offer with a hometown feeling,” said Jane Schweichler, a fashion...

Projecting their vision

Projecting their vision

Brandon Schlager, Executive Editor
August 21, 2013
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, City, NEWS, Showcase

The ambitious vision of one SUNY Buffalo State staffer will illuminate the campus’ “front yard” beginning this fall. The Burchfield Penney Art Center will soon feature a one-of-a-kind, constantly changing outdoor video and audio gallery called “The Front Yard,” which will permanently occupy...

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