Music Program

Saturday, June 3, 1978 — Sunday, June 4, 1978


S.E.M. Festival

Presented at:
Albright-Knox Art Gallery

The fourth annual spring S.E.M. Festival Featuring DIENES DOODLES Sari Dienes presentation of events, performances and culinary art by the Hungarian-born poet, painter, teacher and sculptor. Performances by composers Ralph Jones and Tim Leaphart, Jim Burton's recent compositions performed by a brass band of Hallwalls artists, and a voice, flute and drum piece by S.E.M. musician James Kasprowicz.

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Tues.—Fri. 11-6
Sat. 11-2
Sun. & Mon. closed

from Sep. 22, 2017
through Nov. 3, 2017

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 ...