Media Arts Program
 


Monday, February 18, 1991

VIDEO WITNESSES FESTIVAL OF NEW JOURNALISM:

Presented at:
Hallwalls

AWARD WINNING TAPES: LATIN AMERICA, WAR, TAXES, FLAGS, featuring: INVASION OF PANAMA (Barbara Trent and The Empowerment Project of Santa Monica, California, 1990, 90 min, Video Witnesses award winner); VARELA IN XINGU (Olhar Eletrônico of San Paulo, Brazil, 1986, 5 min, Video Witnesses award winner); MAKING WAVES: POPULAR VIDEO IN BOLIVIA (Karen Ranucci of New York City, 1991, 30 min); FLAGBURNING CEREMONY (Jim Hartel of Tonawanda, New York, 1990, 13 min); PUBLIC ENEMY? (Cara Jepson of Chicago, Illinois, 1990, 2 min, Video Witnesses award winner); WAR, TAXES, AND THE ALMIGHTY DOLLAR (Joe Gray of Somerset, Kentucky, 1989, 30 min, Video Witnesses award winner); and DIE YUPPIE SCUM (Carol Leigh a.k.a. Scarlot Harlot of Almeda, California, 1989, 30 min) all part of Video Witnesses Festival of New Journalism

 
 
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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 ...