Published in 1991
Curated by Steven Salzman
Essays by Steven Salzman

PLEA-SURE (September 27-December 6, 1991) Hallwalls Inc, Buffalo NY, 1991. [An eight page paper catalog for the exhibition "Plea-sure" curated by Steven Salzman with an essay by the curator. Back of the catolog includes a checklist with the artists' names, works, and pertinent information, including but not limited to: Barbara Dahl (UNTITLED 1, 1988 and UNTITLED 2, 1989); Sean Landers (FRENCH LADY, 1989; LAOCOON III, 1990); Marilyn Minter (ORAL MAKEUP #1 & #2, 1991); Andy Moses (SEA HITCHHIKER’S LONG JOURNEY, 1990; ALCHEMIST’S NOTES TO MODERN CHMISTRY, 1990); Richard Phillips (MORNING GOTH, 1989); Mari Rantanen (SWEET KEEPER, 1990; RELATIV POSITIONS OF THE ESSENTIAL, 1990); Bonnie Rychlak (BEVERLY,1990; C.K.C. III, 1990); John Torreano (GOLD METAL, 1990; TUMBLE, 1991); Elizabeth Vahlsing (ONE-TWO-THREE, 1989; TIC-TAC-TOE, 1991); Sanford Wurmfeld (11-9(SEMI-SAT+N), 1988; 11-9 (YELLOW-WHITE), 1988).

Artists associated with this publication:
Barbara Dahl, Sean Landers, Marilyn Minter, Andy Moses, Richard Phillips, Mari Rantanen, Bonnie Rychlak, John Torreano, Elizabeth Vahlsing, Sanford Wurmfeld

Some events connected to this publication:
September 27, 1991 - PLEASURE

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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 ...