Visual Arts Program

Wednesday, July 13, 2011 at 7:00 p.m.


Hallwalls, Buffalo Museum of Science, UB College of Arts & Sciences present

Science & Art Cabaret 4.5: THE MAN MACHINE

Buffalo Museum of Science, 1020 Humboldt Parkway

photo by Jiuguang Wang Doors open at 6 pm with $2 tours of the Leonardo da Vinci: Machines in Motion exhibit and free robotics demonstrations from the UB Robotics Team.

Then at 7pm, the Cabaret begins...Admission is free to the cabaret.

Bill Sack and J.T. Rinker will hold forth on "“Robots in the Mist: Generating and Organizing Variety in the Arts with Microprocessors and Artificial Neurons."

Artist Joan Linder will discuss her drawing series "Stripped Bare," produced on location at the University of Buffalo's Gross Anatomy Lab.

Dr. John Grehan, Director of Science and Research, Buffalo Museum of Science discusses the common nature of advancements in science and innovation, using Da Vinci as an example of how far-reaching ideas and prolific works effect centuries of new discovery and innovation.

And a rare concert appearance by Robot Rock Band.

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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 ...