Visual Arts Program
 


Friday, May 17, 2013 at 8:00 p.m.

Jason Seeley & Esperanza Mayobre

Opening Reception and Artists' Talks

Jason Seeley and Esperanza Mayobre - Opening Reception and Artists' Talks
Jason Seeley and Esperanza Mayobre - Opening Reception and Artists' Talks

Opening Reception from 8:00 - 11:00 p.m.
Artists' Talks begin in Cinema at 8:00 p.m.

Jason Seeley is a visual artist working in painting and installation. His work investigates the psychology of survival within contemporary society, and the continuously contradicting battle between liberation and repression, that exists as a mode of being that we all have in common. He often refers to psychological 'comforts' that come about through the accumulation of goods and securities (of varying degrees of necessity), and the struggle that arises when the attainment of 'peace of mind' becomes a burden in itself READ MORE ...

Esperanza Mayobre is a Brooklyn-based Venezuelan artist. She is the recipient of the LMCC Workspace Residency, a fellowship to attend Skowhegan School of Painting, a Traveling Scholars Award from the School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, and a recent resident at the Smack Mellon Studio Program READ MORE ...

 
 
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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 ...