Visual Arts Program

Saturday, March 30, 1985 — Saturday, May 4, 1985


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An exhibition of recent work by artist Alfonso Volo. From the April 1985 calendar: "I seek a creativity that's simple and open-hearted. The life ina work of art moves me. Much is mysterious to me. I don't want to be presumptious about knowledge or ignorance. I work and hope that I honestly embrace the matter, both inner and outer; the spirit is essential, naked, without formula. I'm trying to see..." -A.V.

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March, 1985. - 1985

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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 ...