Visual Arts Program

Saturday, May 9, 1987 — Saturday, June 6, 1987


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Solo exhibitions in conjunction with Revelations featuring works by Rafael Sanchez. "The work in this exhibition evolves from a point of view that welcomes a reconciliation between primordial and tectonic forces. The notion of stasis is sublimated by the dereliction of structural priorities in the pursuit of a non-linear orientation throught the trajectory of nature" (RS, 87). Featuring mixed media works including: SHIPS AT SEA (1986), ASTIGMATISM (1986), I WENT HOME (1986), HILLS OF EIRE (1987), PIRACY AND SURRENDER (1986), UNTITLED (GOLD DIPTYCH, 1987), QATAR (1987), SUMALIYA, HAITI, VIET-NAM, EL ORO DE EQUADOR (1987).

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May and June, 1987 - 1987

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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 ...