Visual Arts Program

Wednesday, May 18, 2016 at 7:00 p.m.


Elisabeth Samuels

Curator's Talk

Director, Indigo Gallery

Elisabeth Samuels is a painter, curator, and educator, currently Director of Indigo Gallery. Born in Chicago, she received a AB from Indiana University, studied at The Art Institute of Chicago, and the UNC program Figline Valdarno, Italy. She received a MFA in Painting and an MA in Art Education from the University of Wisconsin Madison.

Elisabeth moved to Buffalo in the mid 80s, and has since been involved in a variety of efforts to connect artists, community, and collectors.


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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 ...