Media Arts Program
 

Sunday, February 17, 1991

VIDEO WITNESSES FESTIVAL OF NEW JOURNALISM:

Presented at:
Hallwalls

MAKING THE NEWS/FRAMING THE NEWS: Screenings and discussions featuring CIVIL DISOBEDIANCE PROTEST AT CANADEA SITE IN N.Y. STATE (Alleghany County Nonviolent Action Group [ACNAG] located in Alfred, New York, 1989-1990, 20 min), NEWS DIARIES, PART 1: NEWS IN THE RAW (News Collective of Buffalo, NY, 1990, 15 min, 8 mm); NEWS DIARIES, PART 2: BURNED BY THE NEWS (8mm News Collective of Buffalo, NY, 1990, 29 min); excerpts from DISORDERLY CONCEPT (Buffalo Artists Against Repression and Censorship [B.A.A.R.C]; and the installation STUDIO OF THE STREETS (First Amendment Network for Public Access TV of Buffalo, NY, 1990). Annie Goldsmith and Chris Bartton will join the video makers to discuss critical strategies for deconstructing the news and engaging the audience.

 
 
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Ashley Smith
Three Fold Form


Inspired by Jungian psychology and mythology, Ashley Smith's process is an alchemical cauldron where personal narratives about womanhood, motherhood, research about art, stories, and myths of the wild woman archetype who represents the instinctive nature of woman are boiled together and transmuted to create abstract sculptural forms and installations that sprout from the wall and grow from the ground.
 

Stephanie Rohlfs
Put One Over


Rohlfs' work springboards from a clean surface appearance and concise formal gestures into a hybridized set of works that make the artist seem part minimalist, part colorist, part humorist. Rohlfs' sculptural gestures are so adroitly specific and contained that each element—a field of color, a drooping form, a slab of shelving—takes on more imminent and emphatic articulation ...