This gallery highlights the Michener’s growing collection of modern and contemporary art and exemplifies the rich artistic diversity of Bucks County, Pennsylvania, and the surrounding Delaware Valley region. It currently features work by Harry Bertoia (1915-1978), Diane Burko (b. 1945), Clarence Holbrook Carter (1904-2000), Janet Filomeno (b. 1953), Helen Frankenthaler (1928-2011), Elaine Galen (b. 1928), Alan Goldstein (b. 1938), Paul F. Keene, Jr. (1920-2009), Helen Mirkil (b. 1952), Mavis Smith (b. 1942), and Henriette Wyeth (1907-1997). The gallery showcases representational, abstract, and nonrepresentational art, demonstrating a variety of visual languages and highlighting distinctive experiments with form, color, and technique. These innovative approaches to art-making offer fresh perspectives of the natural world, global events, human experience, and even art itself.