Visual Arts Program

Saturday, November 18, 1989 — Friday, December 22, 1989

Co-sponsored/co-presented by:
Artists and Audiences, a public service of the New York Foundation for the Arts. Daniel Levine is a recipient of a 1989 New York Foundation for the Arts Fellowship for Visual Art.


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Guest-curated by NYC artist (formerly an art student in Buffalo, and involved with Hallwalls as an artist and curator as far back as 1979), Daniel Levine. Works by artists fascinated by American pop culture and our alienated stammerings (conscious or otherwise). Artists include John Currin, Jessica Diamond, Felix Gonzalez-Torres; John Miller; Cady Noland; Steven Parrino; Raymond Pettibon; Donald Powley; Richard Prince; Al Ruppersberg; Jim Shaw. Exhibit also open on December 31, 1989 for Downtown Buffalo's FIRST NIGHT event.

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November and December, 1989 - 1989

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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 ...