BURNAWAY welcomes artnet News writer Ben Davis to Atlanta for a public talk as part of our Art Writers Mentorship Program. Davis, known for his incisive and eloquent essays that often tackle sticky topics, is a mentor in Cycle 5 of our program, which begins on January 21. Applications are due December 15! Apply now and you’ll have the opportunity to work with Ben and five other accomplished mentors. Click here for more information.
WHEN: February 23, 2017, 7pm
WHERE: Atlanta Contemporary
The talk is free and open to the public.
Ben Davis is an art critic living and working in New York City. He is the author of 9.5 Theses on Art and Class (Haymarket, 2013). He is currently National Art Critic for artnet News, and was formerly executive editor of Artinfo.com and an editor of The Elements of Architecture, the catalogue of the 2014 Venice Architecture Biennale. His writings have appeared in Adbusters, The Brooklyn Rail, e-Flux Journal, Frieze, New York, The New York Times, Slate, The Village Voice, and many other venues.
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