Special Events
 


Sunday, November 12, 1978

$3.50 General, $2 Hallwalls Members

Co-sponsored/co-presented by:
Hallwalls and the New York State Council on the Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts in conjunction with Fiction Diction

HALLWALLS PERFORMANCE BENEFIT

Presented at:
Artists Committee Gallery

HALLWALLS PERFORMANCE BENEFIT
HALLWALLS PERFORMANCE BENEFIT
HALLWALLS PERFORMANCE BENEFIT
HALLWALLS PERFORMANCE BENEFIT
HALLWALLS PERFORMANCE BENEFIT
HALLWALLS PERFORMANCE BENEFIT

Benefit for Hallwalls featuring in-person presentations by: Constance DeJong (reading from SCIENCES a novel in progress as a reading held in conjunction with Fiction Diction); and Laurie Anderson (performing SUSPENDED SENTENCES, a piece involving language, electronics, and images) [Note: Video documentation of SUSPENDED SENTENCES is in the Hallwalls archive at the Poetry Collection, a special collecton of the State University of New York at Buffalo Libraries. The analog videos have been preserved and digitized for access.]


Some publications related to this event:
November, 1978 - 1978

 
 
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BUFFALO, NY 14202
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GALLERY HOURS:
Tues.—Fri. 11-6
Sat. 11-2
Sun. & Mon. closed

SPECIAL HOLIDAY HOURS:
Fri. 11/24 12-4
Sat. 11/25 11-2


IN THE GALLERY
from Nov. 10, 2017
through Dec. 22, 2017
 

Laylah Ali
Paintings and Drawings


Laylah Ali's work explores power dynamics and interpersonal conflict through compositions that position culturally, racially and sexually ambiguous figures in precarious, loaded, and unexpectedly humorous situations. Ali uses concise—even minimal—imagery that is specific in rendering and intent. While there are narratives in Ali's work, they are stories whose open spaces often give them the atmosphere of fables.