Media Arts Program

Saturday, February 19, 2011 — Sunday, February 20, 2011 at 3:00 p.m. and 8:00 p.m. on 2/19, 3:00 p.m. on 2/20

$8 general, $7 students/seniors, $5 members

Co-Sponsored by the UB Institute for Research on Gender and Women  & The UB's 15th International Women's Film Festival

Lynn Hershman Leeson

!Women Art Revolution: A Secret History

Guerilla Girls Lynn Hershman Leeson's latest feature (2010, 83 min.) documents the rise of the feminist arts movement, chronicling what sparked the collective actions against cultural institutions, and the landmark exhibitions, performances, and installations of public art that changed the entire direction of art. Featuring rarely seen archival film and video footage, an original score by Carrie Brownstein, and the music of Laurie Anderson, Janis Joplin, Sleater-Kinney, The Gossip, Erase Errata and Tribe 8.

Co sponsored by the Gender Institute's 15th International Women's Film Festival:

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February and March, 2011 - 2011

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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 ...