Nationwide exposure for work of Salem artist

Famed Salem artist Charles Burchfield’s 1917 painting “Noontide in Late May,” continues being prominently displayed nationwide as part of an exclusive display. Shown here is its location at the Westfield Galleria in Roseville, Calif., an upscale shopping mall located outside of Sacramento. Also shown, its location in a mall in the Chicago area. It was displayed last week at New York City’s Times Square. “Art Everywhere US,” is a national celebration of great American artwork. Burchfield’s “Noontide,” inspired while he was living in Salem, is one of 58 artworks in this national art show – displaying artworks in public places such as malls, airports, movie theaters and on billboards and buses. (Photos courtesy of Ken Klein, Outdoor Advertising Association of America)