Media Arts Program

Friday, November 21, 2008

Ways In Being Gay : Ways In/Between Gender

Isaac Julien


A collaboration between British artist Isaac Julien and actress Tilda Swinton, Derek is a moving tribute to a friend and an intimate portrait of the artist, painter, writer, gay activist, gardener and filmmaker. Featuring rarely seen home movie footage, interviews, and excerpts of Jarman's feature films, pop promos and super-8 work. A fundraiser for Life Memorial Park (at the corner of Porter Avenue, Normal Avenue and Jersey Street in Buffalo).

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November and December, 2008 - 2008

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David Schirm
All The Glad Variety

Though distilled into broad symbolic forms or abstract landscapes, David Schirm's work often springs from his own experiences during the Vietnam War and paintings may allude to the scenes of horrific and senseless battles, the strafing of weapons across a landscape, "whose laser-like blazes of fired bullets gave a distinctive hum of un-worldliness to the darkness." Though his depictions of landscape forms even touch upon the pastoral in their depiction and use of color, Schirm's original point o ...