Atlanta-based artist Justin Rabideau, who served as director of the Zuckerman Museum of Art at Kennesaw State University since its opening in 2014, died on October 24, 2018. Originally from upstate New York, where he received his BFA in…

Two Atlanta-based organizations—the artist-run DJ collective Club Morph and the arts and advocacy organization Southern Fried Queer Pride—have announced an event next month that will combine one of Morph’s signature dance parties with a ball hosted by the legendary…

In Rachel Kushner’s electrifying 2013 novel The Flamethrowers, about a young woman who falls in with a fictionalized crew of post-conceptualists in 1970s New York, an artist tells the unnamed protagonist, “You don’t have to immediately become an artist……

With “Inhuman,” his first solo show at Sandler Hudson Gallery, Atlanta-based artist William Downs expands upon the evocative visual language he previously developed in ink-wash works on paper, reimagining iconic figurative depictions from Western art history, such as Cézanne’s Bathers, in a muddled, dreamlike…

The Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art in Bentonville, Arkansas, has announced the appointment of Lauren Haynes as curator of contemporary art. Haynes will join the Crystal Bridges curatorial team in October, after spending the past ten years in…

In “Becoming Imperceptible,” his astonishing solo museum debut on view at the Contemporary Arts Center New Orleans through June 16, conceptual artist Adam Pendleton works deftly across media ranging from painting and video to silkscreen and ceramics to build…

After three years of daring exhibitions, drunk critiques, and videogrammes, the Old Fourth Ward’s Low Museum has announced that it will close later this month.  Co-founded by Pastiche Lumumba, Theodore McLee, and Jordan Stubbs in 2013, the Low Museum…