Performance Art Program
 

Sunday, December 31, 1989

FIRST NIGHT: THE END OF THE WORLD AS WE KNOW IT

Presented at:
Hallwalls

Part of downtown Buffalo's New Year's Eve celebration. Performances by Heather Connor (LIVE! MS. BIRDIE LAYS SCRAMBLED EGGS FROM SATELLITE STAR); Steve Griffith (History and the Metric System); Fritz Bacher (Fritz Bacher DRINKS Himself to Death) with the accompaniment of his band The Royal Canadians. Performances also include dancer, Verneice Turner, and the East Buffalo Media Association. Videos screened include: BUZZ BOX (David Daniels); POLITICAL ADVERTISEMENTS: FROM EISENHOWER TO REAGAN (Marshall Reese and Antoni Muntadas); BLACK CELEBRATION (Tony Cokes)


Some publications related to this event:
November and December, 1989 - 1989

 
 
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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 ...