Two exhibitions we think you should know about: “Pride of Place” at the New Orleans Museum of Art, and “To & Fro: Correspondence Art by Jack Logan & Kosmo Vinyl” at Lyndon House Arts Center in Athens, Georgia.
We asked some local and regional arts organizations how the National Endowment for the Arts has helped them, and what they stand to lose if the agency were eliminated.
With Trump threatening to eliminate the National Endowment for the Arts, arts organizations around the country are on tenterhooks, mounting counter attacks, and strategizing for a future without federal support of the arts. In Atlanta, the High Museum of Art, in collaboration with WonderRoot and the Spelman Museum of Fine Art, has spearheaded a postcard-writing…
The Atlanta-based email marketing service receives props for its generous support of the arts.
Ten works from Atlanta’s Souls Grown Deep Foundation are going to the New Orleans Museum of Art.
Charlotte artist Stephanie J. Woods creates work rooted in African-American culture, but the questions she raises are universal.
The Atlanta Photography Group will feature the work of the top two student winners of its photography prize, given to MFA photography students in Georgia.
More murals in this week’s Terry on the Town, this time from the Forward Warrior project in Cabbagetown, as well as openings for Scott Eakin at Marcia Wood and Corinna Sephora at Callanwolde, and the last day of “Gathered III” at MOCA GA.
JULY 2017 ARC: Artist Residency Chattanooga Location: Chattanooga, TN Artist Residency Chattanooga (ARC) functions as an arts incubator and offers professional development for artists from around the world, giving time and space to create new work in Chattanooga for one month. In exchange for having time to focus on new work and ideas, the artist is…
WonderRoot has just announced the Walthall Fellows for 2017-18. The selected artists will be included in a group exhibition at MOCA GA in 2018. During the fellowship year, they will participate in a professional development program that includes financial planning, grant-writing workshops, and other business basics. They also interact with leading arts professionals, and work with a…
Every Tuesday, we catch up with the indefatigable Terry Kearns to see what he’s been up to, where he’s gone, and what he’s seen. If you don’t know Terry, he’s the bespectacled man with the tousled head of hair and a camera in front of his face who can be seen buzzing around and through damn…
The High acquires a major work by Kara Walker that takes Stone Mountain as its subject.
MARTA is setting aside one-percent of its annual budget for an ambitious public art program.
The inimitable stage and screen actor John Malkovich delivered his first commencement speech at SCAD in Atlanta and Savannah.
The presidentially threatened National Endowment for the Arts has announced its final grants for 2017. Here’s how the South fared.
This week Terry was a docent for MA! Architecture Tours and visited Hathaway Contemporary, Pauley’s Crepe Shop and Facet Gallery.
*BURNAWAY STAFF PICKS WEDNESDAY, JUNE 14 *Talk: Art Collecting 101 with Jane Cofer, Spalding Nix & Anne Tracht MOCA GA / 6:30-9pm THURSDAY, JUNE 15 *Talk: Lauren Haynes, Curator at Crystal Bridges Atlanta Contemporary / 7pm Opening: Karen Tauches “FLA-4EVR” Day & Night Projects / 7-10pm FRIDAY, JUNE 16 Opening: George Settos, “The Edge and…
The Virginia Museum of Fine Arts has hired Valerie Cassel Oliver as its new curator of modern and contemporary art, effective July 7. Oliver is senior curator at Contemporary Arts Museum Houston, where she has been on staff for 16 years, starting as associate curator in 2000. In 2011, Cassel Oliver was the winner of Driskell Prize, given…