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Artist Fabian Williams has been throwing up murals around town paying tribute to Civil Rights leaders past and present, from Hosea Williams to Colin Kaepernick. We wanted to find out what makes him tick.

Deepanjan Mukhopadhyay, self-portrait.

Deepanjan Mukhopadhyay, an MFA candidate in photography at the University of Georgia, creates thought-provoking works that subtly address issues of post- and neo-colonialism.

The artistic director of the New Orleans triennial discusses how the citywide art event remains relevant ten years after Hurricane Katrina and how artists have responded to the city’s complex past and political present.

We continue our coverage of the Southern Prize finalists and winners with this studio visit with Masud Olufani, conducted well before the prize was announced. Click here to learn about the prize and see the work of top winner, Noelle Mason….

Matthew Brandt

The experimental photographer brings his “1864” series to Atlanta. Based on Civil War photographs taken by George Barnard, the photos are made using peach pie ingredients.

BY JAC KUNTZ AND JESSICA MILLER InKyoung Chun is known for her colorful and narrative watercolor style, but she has been experimenting with new formats and materials — designing houses made of wood, Plexiglas, and even neon that measure…

Randall Suffolk has been the executive director of the High Museum of Art for a year now, so we thought it’d be a good time to check in with him. We met with Suffolk on November 9 and talked…

Whenever I run into the artist Jordan Stubbs (which is, pleasingly, often), I’m never disappointed by the novelty and enthusiasm of his greetings. Sometimes I receive mock-formal salutations accompanied by palms pressed together and a bow of the head; more often…

We met with German photographer Thomas Struth as he was installing his new exhibition “Nature and Politics” at the High Museum of Art. The show, which opens on Sunday, October 16, features 30 medium- to large-scale works. Photographed in…

Back in January 2015, we visited Gwen and Larry Walker in their home in Lithonia, Georgia. The Walker home is a multi-faceted dwelling. While certainly “home,” it also houses their art collection, including works by Gwen and their daughter…