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    Dodge & Burn: Closing Reception of SYNTHESIZ with LYONNAIS

    Photographer John Ramspott captures some images from the recent closing reception of Ben 'Bean' Worley's exhibition SYNTHESIZ.

    • Posted January 12, 2012
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    Dodge & Burn: Walking the Halls of Georgia State University

    Located in the heart of downtown Atlanta, Georgia State University’s Ernest G. Welch School of Art and Design features open spaces with loads of natural light pouring in through the floor-to-ceiling factory-style windows. Photographing this space, however,...

    • Posted December 2, 2011
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    Ben “Bean” Worley’s SYNTHESIZ Makes It Too Easy To Get This!

    After seeing Ben Worley’s (a.k.a. Bean Summer) SYNTHESIZ at Get This! Gallery, I almost decided to simply copy and paste Jerry Saltz’s entire New York Magazine article, “Generation Blank,” as a review. Within the first few seconds...

    • Posted November 23, 2011
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    Michael Koehler Photographs Life In Between at Get This! Gallery

    At 29, Philadelphia-based photographer Michael M. Koehler produces work that’s strikingly nuanced with life experience, colored by extensive travel and a practiced understanding of how to make a beautiful image. In Between, his exhibition currently on display...

    • Posted October 24, 2011
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    Q&A with Lloyd Benjamin on Riding Trains and Making Trax

    Lloyd Benjamin began riding freight trains when he was nineteen. He settled in Atlanta at the tail end of a six-year period spanning over 15,000 miles, he says, “traveling hard” throughout the United States and Canada. Today...

    • Posted September 13, 2011
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    Four Coats Murals: An Alternative to Smiling Faces Holding Hands

    Not too long from now, Atlantans will have four new murals to appreciate as they trek through various corners of Atlanta’s urban landscape. Four Coats Neighborhood Mural Project, the brainchild of Beep Beep gallery’s James McConnell, has...

    • Posted June 23, 2011
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    The Paper Twins Move Eloquently from the Streets to the Gallery

    Gone With the Twins at Get This! Gallery is a two-woman, collaborative, creative project. Communicating through visual call and response, the Paper Twins examine cultural identity, narrative, and memory to create ties between Southern and Latin American...

    • Posted June 9, 2011
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    ARTSpeak: The Paper Twins share visions of Mississippi and Peru

    Click the player above to listen now, or click here to download the audio file. Special thanks to AM 1690, The Voice of the Arts, our partners in producing ARTSpeak with BURNAWAY. The radio program broadcasts over...

    • Posted May 17, 2011
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    Snapshot reviews: Four galleries on a pleasant Saturday afternoon

    I spent Saturday morning in crisis mode, frantically driving around Atlanta in search of a prescription for insulin. Not to be hyperbolic, but it was the worst thing that ever happened. Miserably, I trudged across the highway...

    • Posted March 23, 2011
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    Interview with painter Jiha Moon, curator of Life Iconic at Get This!

    Jiha Moon has described herself as “a painter’s painter,” one whose gestural yet meticulously worked paintings are also cartographic exercises. Taking landscape as her point of radical departure, Moon builds her works with energetic and at times...

    • Posted February 4, 2011
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    Our Favorite Things: Best of Atlanta art events of 2010

    Atlanta’s sprawling geography can be a double-edged sword: Navigating from point A to point B is an often-frustrating chore, but at least there are some nice visual distractions along the way. Our city has more greenery than...

    • Posted December 24, 2010
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    BURNAWAY goes to Art Basel Miami Beach, survives the storm

    And why Atlanta should make a bigger splash

    • Posted December 10, 2010
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    Westside Arts District shows why gallery shows are still cool

    In an unfinished, unpublished draft for an article dated January 4, after stumbling through several false starts attempting to sum up the previous 12 months, I finally concocted an appropriate phrase to describe 2009. I called it...

    • Posted July 21, 2010
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    To Do List

    See below for visual arts events beginning Thursday, January 21. Please feel free to contact us about any corrections, updates, and new events to include in our lists!

    • Posted January 21, 2010
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    To Do List

    Note: We are now publishing our weekly To Do Lists every Thursday. Now you have an extra day to plan ahead! See below for visual arts events for the week of Thursday, January 7, through Wednesday, January...

    • Posted January 7, 2010
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  • Fahamu Pecou’s Whirl Trade: Hip-hop vanity or vanitas?

    With all the buzz I heard about the show, I really wanted to like Fahamu Pecou’s Whirl Trade at Get This! Gallery. His persona is fun and energetic, and he even sells t-shirts in bright colors that...

    • Posted December 14, 2009
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    To Do List

    This weekend promises a jam-packed agenda including three art strolls and the Indie Craft Experience (ICE) holiday market. Keep checking previous To Do Lists for recent ongoing shows, and feel free to add more events for November...

    • Posted November 20, 2009
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    To Do List

    Between a series of drawings at Saltworks Gallery loosely themed after Kung Fu training manuals and the Avant Garden discussion panel on journalism and blogging at the Contemporary, there’s plenty of variety in the week ahead....

    • Posted November 13, 2009
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  • Ways of seeing Bill Daniel’s Ground Score

    I’ve only met a handful of artists who are recipients of the Guggenheim Fellowship. Although I’m sure a broader survey will turn up a few sour apples, my experience so far paints them as a remarkably articulate...

    • Posted October 15, 2009
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