Media Arts Program

Friday, September 21, 1990 — Saturday, November 3, 1990


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A series of videotapes and films examining social constructions and conditions of work, guest curated by Rob Danielson and Bob Hercules. Two part series on view in the Video Viewing Room. Part One: FROM LABOR TO BEHAVIOR: A WORK DE-TRAINING FILM PROGRAM? (organized by Rob Danielson), including: BOSS DIDN'T SAY GOOD MORNING (1939); MACHINE MAKER (1939); CAPITALISM (1948); TECHNICIANS IN OUR CHANGING WORLD (1962); DIVISION OF LABOR (1972); OFFICE PRACTICE: YOUR ATTITUDE (1972); THE ANATOMY OF FREE ENTERPRISE (1974); BUSINESS: WHAT IT'S ALL ABOUT (1975); CLOCKWORK (1982); KEEPING YOUR MIND ON OUR JOB (1983); EYE OF THE SUPERVISOR (1971, 1978); and others.

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Tues.—Fri. 11-6
Sat. 11-2
Sun. & Mon. closed

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 ...