Special Events

Friday, October 9, 1992


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Opening reception for THE VAULT, an installation by Julia Scher. Joint reception with VIDEO WITNESSES 3: NETWORKING IN THE 90's will also include a section of festival award winning tapes from VIDEO WITNESSES 3 [VIDEO WITNESSES 3: NETWORKING IN THE 90'S features such program titles as GUERRILLA TELEVISION; INTERNATIONAL POLITICS; NATIVE AMERICAN LANDRIGHTS; HOUSING, TAXES, AND UNEMPLOYMENT; and FIRST AMENDMENT ISSUES AND CAMCORDER ACTIVISM, as well as the Buffalo premieres of FEED, the feature documentary on the 1992 elections to which Brian Springer has contributed satellite feeds , and SPRING OF LIES, chronicling Operation Rescue's failed attempt to shut down Buffalo clinics the previous April, produced by MCRR. Artists-in-residence include Tom Poole of Not Channel Zero and representatives of the Women's Workshop of the Tariagsuk Video Center in Igloolik, Northwest Territories. —E.C.]

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September and October, 1992 - 1992

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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 ...