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While we've made every effort to edit the timeline and have cross-referenced our content several times, there are undoubtedly errors. So please, if you see something, say something! We will rely on visitors to the site to help us to not only catch mistakes, but also to fill in the gaps. If you are an artist with more information, if you were in attendance at an event and have documentation that you would like to share with our archives, we invite you to contact us. Just as our events continue, this Hallwalls history project is a work in progress. We look forward to hearing from you!

Many thanks to the team of interns and volunteers who assisted us in this endeavor: Cally Alessi, Hannya Boulos, Ariel Brickman, Justin Chartrand, Amanda Chase, Katie Coyle, Beth Day, Amanda DeBoer, Amanda Dunker, Scott Jarrett, Linda Jules, Tracy Gladkowski, Rachel Good, Lynn Lasota, Lin Shu-Wen, Corey Mansfield, Lisa Muscato, Ayondela Noble, Rachel Patall-David, Shannon Schiedel, Ben Siegel, Talia Silveri, Hodari Vassell, Mariel Volk, Chris Williams, Charlotte Zoda.

The Hallwalls Digital Archives Project is co-produced by Hallwalls' Technical Director Bill Sack and Hallwalls' Media Arts Director Carolyn Tennant. It was made possible by a generous Digitization grant from the New York State Council on the Arts.

 
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IN THE GALLERY
from Sep. 12, 2014
through Oct. 3, 2014
 

Michael Mararian
Kinder Kavalcade


It's not that Michael Mararian's paintings are about children, but children serve as the central protagonists in much of his work. Painted with equal proportions of dark humor and buoyant charm, children function as the most effective dramatic foils for the contradictions, absurdities, and layers of pathos Mararian is fond of exploring. Whether brandishing lit matches and gasoline, wearing inappropriate clothing, wielding knives and guns, or just lying in a drunken stupor upon a field of cell phones, children as characters sharply highlight an array of themes and concerns discussed throughout Mararian's work.