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The Artists Among Us II

For only the second time, the Burchfield-Penney Art Museum is organizing a showing that will be dedicated to its members’ works of art. The exhibit will be featured in the East Gallery. There is also a Project Space for multi-media entries. If you’re a member of The Burchfield, consider entering one of your best pieces by following these guidelines:

May 11-August 26, 2012
Artists must be members of the Burchfield Penney Art Center in good standing as of May 3, 2012 (or the date that artwork is delivered to the Burchfield Penney.)*
Presented work must have been created in the last two years.
*Buffalo State College students, alumni, faculty, and staff: please indicate your affiliation to Buffalo State.
Entry Guidelines
Submissions are limited to one work per artist.
Maximum size of work is 30 x 40 inches [framed] for two-dimensional work and no larger than 36 inches for any direction for 3-dimensional work.
Work must arrive at the Burchfield Penney “ready to hang” – framed with hanging wire/rings attached.
Time based media will be included on a first come basis. Work will be installed as appropriate and included with other media artists.
Performance, spoken word, music and film are all welcome. Member artists are provided with 20-min time slots on select Thursdays throughout the run of the exhibition. Artists interested should email Don Metz at More details will available in the coming weeks.
Artists must deliver work to the Burchfield Penney Art Center no later than May 3, 2012 at 9:00 p.m. The museum will not store packing materials.
Work must be delivered to the Burchfield Penney from Monday, April 30 – Thursday, May 3 from 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. each day (until 9:00 p.m. Thursday).
An opening reception is being held on Friday, May 11 from 5:30 – 8:30 p.m. The exhibition will be on view from Friday, May 11- Sunday, August 26, 2012.
Work cannot be removed before this date. Work must be picked up from the Burchfield Penney Art Center from Monday, August 27 – Friday, Aug 31 at 5:00 p.m. 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. each day (9:00 p.m. Thursday).

Written by queenseyes


Newell Nussbaumer is 'queenseyes' - Eyes of the Queen City and Founder of Buffalo Rising. Co-founder Elmwood Avenue Festival of the Arts. Co-founder Powder Keg Festival that built the world's largest ice maze (Guinness Book of World Records). Instigator behind Emerald Beach at the Erie Basin Marina. Co-created Flurrious! winter festival. Co-creator of Rusty Chain Beer. Instigator behind Saturday Artisan Market (SAM) at Canalside, Buffalo Porchfest, and Paint vs. Paint. Founder of The Peddler retro and vintage market on Elmwood. Instigator behind Liberty Hound @ Canalside. Throws The Witches Ball at Statler City, the Hertel Alley Street Art Festival, and The Flutterby Festival.

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