- Chicken Town: Cathy McLaurin at the Power Plant in Durham
- Studio Visit: Nikita Gale, on Loving and Leaving
- AUDIO: What’s NEXT for Faith Carmichael and the National Black Arts Festival?
- Ann Stewart and Steven Millar Offer Quiet Surprises in Bushwick
- The Many Faces of A Queen
- JEMA Museum-en-Valise Travels to Ft. Myers
- Q&A with the Incandescent Molly Rose Freeman
- Meatyard’s Photos of Merton, at Institute 193 in Lexington
- Blake Beckham of the Lucky Penny Premieres Dearly Departures
- Flux Night Scores with Nato Thompson
All posts tagged "political art"
Theory in Studio: Judith Butler and the Politics of Images
Judith Butler extends a means of defining political art that incorporates society's response to imagery.
- Posted May 2, 2012
Our Front Porch: What Happened to Political Art in Atlanta?
The idea for BURNAWAY originated from a front-porch conversation about the need for more dialogue about local art. Please welcome Louise Shaw, this month’s curator of Our Front Porch, a series of guest reviews and topics for...
- Posted November 1, 2011
A Group Discussion of McCallum and Tarry’s Within Our Gates
For Southern photographers, there seems an intrinsic need to examine the history of the region. This year’s ACP public art piece, Within Our Gates, is yet another meditation on segregation and the politics of the Civil Rights...
- Posted November 6, 2008
“The Soldier Billboard Project” on Marietta Street
This billboard first caught my eye on a recent drive down Marietta Street. Initially, I didn’t know what to make of it. The huge human head and capital letters simply stating “SOLDIER” led me to think this...
- Posted October 28, 2008
Martha Rosler: Bringing the War Home at Emory Visual Arts Gallery
Martha Rosler has seamlessly fused the Dada aesthetic of Hannah Höch with social commentary comparable to Barbara Kruger. Her current show at the Emory Visual Arts Gallery displays her original “Bringing the War Home” series from 1967-1972,...
- Posted October 15, 2008