Published in 2008
Essays by Critical Art Ensemble, Institute for Applied Autonomy

SEIZED (June 7- July 19, 2008) Hallwalls, Buffalo, NY, 2008. [ A color book was published in conjunction with the exhibition with the same title. The book includes a biography of the artist, as well as a detailed description of the exhibition. There is also a section about the two companies that produced the work, The Institute For Applied Autonomy and the Critical Art Ensemble. The cover photo was provided by Michael J. Mulley.]

Artists associated with this publication:
Critical Art Ensemble

Some events connected to this publication:
June 7, 2008 - Critical Art Ensemble / Institute for Applied Autonomy Seized

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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 ...