The New Orleans-based arts nonprofit Pelican Bomb, which runs the online publication of the same name, has announced that it will cease operations on November 30. Founded in 2011 by Cameron Shaw, the organization has regularly published reviews and essays…

TO DO LIST Click on an event or exhibition’s title for more information. *BURNAWAY STAFF PICKS MONDAY, OCTOBER 8 Lexington, KY Talk: Robert Morgan University of Kentucky, Gatton Student Center Ballroom 212C / 6-7:30pm Atlanta, GA First Day: “Common Thread:…

A new space for photography workshops and lectures called The Humid is set to open later this month in Athens, GA. Operated by photographers Mark Steinmetz and Irina Rozovsky, The Humid aims to host three or four ticketed workshops…

Click on an event or exhibition’s title for more information. *BURNAWAY STAFF PICKS TUESDAY, OCTOBER 2 Atlanta, GA *”Mags, Bars, and (Drag) Stars: A History of Atlanta’s Gay Bars and Community Magazines” GSU Special Collections, University Library South /…

*BURNAWAY STAFF PICKS MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 24 Nashville, TN *Talk: Joeonna Bellorado-Samuels Lipscomb University / 6:30-9:30pm TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 25 Atlanta, GA *Screening + Q&A: Leigh Ledare, The Task  Atlanta Contemporary / 5:30-8:30pm WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 26 Atlanta, GA *Talk: Leigh Ledare  25…

Lump 505 S. Blount Street Raleigh, NC 27601 lumpprojects.org/ Operated by: April Childers, director; Conner Calhoun, special events coordinator Opened: 1996 Recent exhibitions: “Janks Archive: Research Triangle,” featuring Jerstin Crosby, Ben Kinsley, and Jessica Langley, (September 2018); Siebren Versteeg, “windowseat,”…

C for Courtside 513 Cooper Street Knoxville, TN 37917 cforcourtside.com Operated by: Eleanor Aldrich, Joshua Bienko, Eric Cagley, Lynne Ghenov, and John Douglas Powers Opened: January 2018 Most recent exhibitions: “Siren Filings,” featuring Tatiana Istomina, Judy Rushin, and Mona Sharma,…

Earlier this week, it was announced that businessman Richard Sackler was involved in securing a patent for Buprenorphine, a newly updated drug produced by Rhodes Pharma that could combat opioid addiction. Sackler was recently called an “opioid billionaire” by the Financial…

The Institute for Contemporary Art at Virginia Commonwealth University has named Dominic Willsdon as executive director. Willsdon, who previously served as curator of education and public practice at the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art since 2006, will assume…

In an Instagram post on Sunday night, Atlanta-based artist Fahamu Pecou reported that his studio had been destroyed by fire while he was traveling abroad last week. Pecou, known for his self-portraits and other paintings addressing themes such as…

*BURNAWAY STAFF PICKS MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 10 *Talk: Marie Lorenz Dodd Galleries @ UGA, Athens / 5:30-6:30pm WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 12 Talk: Anne Marie Duvall Decker Georgia Tech School of Architecture / 4-6pm *Opening: Jeff Conefry, “Stratum” Marcia Wood Gallery /…