Media Arts Program

Sunday, December 1, 1996

Co-sponsored/co-presented by:
Squeaky Wheel; CEPA; the University at Buffalo's Media Study Graduate Group; The New York State Council on the Arts; The John D. Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation, the National Endowment for the Arts and The Experimental Television Center which is supported by the New York State Council on the Arts, the Lesbian Gay Bisexual Alliance, and the University Union Activities Board (UUAB) of the University at Buffalo

DAY WITHOUT ART: Screenings and Reception for Benedict House

Presented at:

AIDS Memorial screening of works including: FRANK'S COCK (Michael Hoolboom, Canada, 1993, 8min, 16mm); LETTERS FROM HOME (Michael Hoolboom, Canada, 1996, 15min, 16mm); WATER INTO FIRE (Zachery Longboy, Canada, 1994, 10min); INTERNAL COMBUSTION (Alisa Lebow and Cynthia Madansky, USA, 1995, 8min, Video); MOMENTO MORI (Jim Hubbard, USA, 1995, 17min, 16mm); POLITICAL FUNERALS (James Wentzy/Jerry Lakatos, USA, 1995, 29min, Video); I HUNG BACK, HELD FIRE, DANCED AND LIED (Tom Kalin, USA, 1996, 5min, Video)

Some publications related to this event:
November, 1996 - 1996
December, 1996 and January, 1997 - 1996

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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 ...