Media Arts Program

Friday, April 22, 1994 — Monday, May 30, 1994


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MORE ON LABOUR FROM HALLWALLS VIDEO LIBRARY. Videos available in the Video Viewing Room, including DIRTY BUISINESS: FOOD EXPORTS IN THE U.S. (Jon Silver and Migrant Media Productions, 1990, 12 min), FIRST THINGS FIRST (Philadelphia Unemployment Project, 1992, 10 min), THE HISTORY OF ALL OF US (Center for the Study of Puerto Rican Reality, 1992, 30 min, Spanish and English with subtitles), EL PARO VA (THE STRIKE IS ON) (CSPRR, 1992, 30min), GLOBAL ASSEMBLY LINE (California Newsreel, 1986, 56 min), and SENSE OF DUTY (Rob Danielson, 1990, 90min). Organized by Julia Dzwonkoski and Chris Hill.

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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 ...