- Julie Mehretu: The Contemporary Sublime
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- Artadia Awards to Atlanta Artists
- Studio Visit: Ben Steele
- Micah and Whitney Stansell Cast a Spell at Whitespace
- Design Underdogs Celebrated at MODA
- Forward Arts’ Emerging Artist Award Goes To Amandine Drouet
- Stephanie Dowda and Tommy Nease at Get This Gallery
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- The Spirit Called: Danny Simmons in Jackson, Mississippi
All posts tagged "performance art"
The Evolution of Kiki Blood
Kiki Blood is best known for her bold, sometimes sensational performance art. She is also a woman named Kirstin Mitchell who is navigating the world and on a path to enlightenment—or is perhaps already there. I picked...
- Posted November 14, 2013
The Fringe: Counterculture, Commerce, and the Marina Abramovic Institute
The celebrity artist teams up with architect Rem Koolhaas, highlighting the bygone days of performance art as an underground form.
- Posted August 13, 2012
Opening the Folds: Nicole Livieratos at MOCA GA
Minimal movements dramatize a quiet daily ritual. In this early work-in-progress, the dance choreographer asks for audience input.
- Posted June 26, 2012
Call for Artists: Upcoming Deadlines for May and Beyond
MODA releases a call for designers to take over their exhibition space, while APG calls for photography that "amaze and confound."
- Posted May 1, 2012
Kiki Blood Revisits Her Performance of Contestant #12
Mitchell talks of her performance as a demonstration of two aspects of a single person, and as a metaphor for the art world.
- Posted January 10, 2012
Flash Mobs: Artistic Movement or Marketing Ploy?
At the end of the spring semester, my friend Annie came over; we were working on final papers, but after a few minutes she called me over to look at something on the screen of her Macbook....
- Posted July 27, 2011
ARTSpeak: Yoko Ono and John Lennon, a legacy in film
Click the player above to listen now, or click here to download the audio file. UPDATE: See below for bonus web-exclusive audio! Episode 19: Jeremy Abernathy interviews Andy Ditzler, an Atlanta-based musician, curator, and member of the...
- Posted March 22, 2011
Shop Talk: Hanna and Palovick, the evolution of a performance
Last month I caught up with Rebecca Hanna and Erin Palovick to chat about their performance at FLUX 2010 titled On Closeness; and the Inexhaustibility of the Subject. Although the piece left a lasting impression on me,...
- Posted November 4, 2010
Video: Shana Robbins’s Supernatural Conductor
- Posted July 12, 2010
Penny Arcade’s Bad Reputation makes for tantalizing art
Who is Penny Arcade? Andy Warhol fans may recognize the name of the starlet from his 1971 film Women in Revolt. But Arcade transcended the Factory scene to become a New York legend and infamous performance artist....
- Posted March 23, 2010
Mall education: gloATL’s Bloom at Lenox Square
Black-corseted creatures wrapped in tulle, lace, and ruffles gradually wiggled their way through the mass of Valentine’s Day shoppers two weekends ago in the atrium of Atlanta’s Lenox Square mall. Titled Bloom, the three-night performance featured an...
- Posted February 24, 2010
Art on the BeltLine: Call for public art proposals
Today, as I conducted my daily bike errands, I noted the scenery around me. The highlights? A dirty bucket and a decaying sock of questionable origin. I figure if I’m going to freeze my ass off riding...
- Posted February 10, 2010
Luminous Flux—Performances at Le Flash (Castleberry)
Luminous Flux, a street performance directed by Lee Blalock and Bubba Carr As co-founder Cathy Byrd explains, “Le Flash” wasn’t intended to be a carnival of excess: The idea is not at all about chaos, but rather...
- Posted November 4, 2008