Media Arts Program
 


Friday, September 16, 1988 — Friday, October 28, 1988

CENTRIPETAL FORCE: TAPES FROM THE MIDEASTERN US AND CANADA

Presented at:
Hallwalls

Screening of seven artists whose work has evolved outside of a major national exhibition/distribution center featuring: THE ZOO (Kevin McMahon, Canada, 1987); IN FILM HISTORY, PART I (James Morgan, Buffalo, New York, 1987); THE SUBURBAN QUEEN (Mindy Faber, Chicago, Illinois, 1985); HOW TO MAKE FRIENDS (Lindal Gum, 1987, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania); TUGGING THE WORM (James Duesing, Cincinnati, Ohio, 1987); WATCHING TV: CHANNELED TIME/FANTASY SPACE (Pam Falkenberg, South Bend, Indiana, 1987); SOUTHWESTERN BALLET (Dan Curry and Kim Loughlin, Chicago, Illinois, 1986)

 
 
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IN THE GALLERY
from Sep. 22, 2017
through Nov. 3, 2017
 

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 ...