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The Recitation Thomas Wilmer Dewing, 1891
CHARLES E. BURCHFIELD: Inventive Virtuoso
Friday, April 11, 2014
CHARLES E. BURCHFIELD:
Curator, Burchfield Penney Art Center, SUNY Buffalo
Friday, April 11, 7 p.m.
Charles E. Burchfield has been identified as a naturalist, realist, modernist, romantic and transcendentalist — all with equal validity. He pioneered unique watercolor techniques and invented symbols to convey emotions and sensations. Burchfield’s range of interests, passionate devotion to nature, and cyclical interpretation of subjects keeps his work fascinating to audiences today.
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Detroit Institute of Arts
“Let Me Show You What I Saw: American Views on City and