Media Arts Program
 


Wednesday, February 27, 1991

VIDEO WITNESSES FESTIVAL OF NEW JOURNALISM:

Presented at:
Hallwalls

INDIGENOUS PEOPLE'S VOICES, QUESTIONS OF TERRITORY, featuring: WALLEYE WARRIORS (Rob Danielson and Rick Jungers of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, 1990, 5 min); SUNRISE PRAYER AT ALCATRAZ (Carol Leshin of San Francisco, California, 1990, 4 min, Video Witnesses award winner); VARELA IN XINGU (Olhar Eletrônico of San Paulo, Brazil, 1986, 5 min, Video Witnesses award winner); CIVIL DISOBEDIANCE PROTEST AT CANADEA SITE IN N.Y. STATE (Alleghany County Nonviolent Action Group [ACNAG] located in Alfred, New York, 1989-1990, 20 min), and INVASION OF PANAMA (Barbara Trent and The Empowerment Project of Santa Monica, California, 1990, 90 min, Video Witnesses award winner).

 
 
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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 ...