Media Arts Program
 


Wednesday, October 1, 2008 — Friday, October 31, 2008

WHAT'S ON THE WALL?

Evan Meaney

CEIBAS: TO HOLD A FUTURE BODY SO CLOSE TO ONE'S OWN

Iowa-based media artist Evan Meaney's 2008 video installation, inspired by the Mayan myth of the Ceibas tree, is comprised of moving image portraits of people in various states of transition. As Meaney intervenes in the digital files, the portraits become corrupted, glitched, and broken, ultimately raising questions of allegory and impermanence.

 
 
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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 ...