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Born in 1953, Georgann DeMille has spent a lifetime sewing.  She earned her BFA in 2013 from the University of Memphis, where she combined her love of sewing and art in whimsical garments that look wearable but aren’t. She…

Nine visual artists have been announced as finalists for the inaugural Southern Prize awards, given by the Atlanta-based regional organization South Arts. As part of the award, each artist receives an unrestricted $5,000 Southern Prize and State Fellowship, and…

DECEMBER 2016 The Wassaic Artist Residency Location: Wassaic, NY The Wassaic Artist Residency exists to provide a genuine and intimate context for art-making, and we are thrilled to be given the opportunity to reopen the Winter Resident Application exclusively for writers!…

NOVEMBER 2016 Rome Prize, American Academy in Rome Location: Rome, Italy Each year, the Rome Prize is awarded to about 30 emerging artists and scholars who represent the highest standard of excellence and who are in the early or middle stages of their…

I first encountered Jessica Wohl’s work last October at Threesquared in Nashville. That show, “Matriarchs,” featured a series of collages, that joined the sexy fingers and legs sourced from beauty magazines with implements of domesticity. Fingers reach out of…

The Hunter Invitational III, at Chattanooga’s Hunter Museum of American Art, presents eight contemporary artists from the surrounding region who all employ process-conscious strategies of art-making to reflect upon their lives and experiences: Jan Chenoweth, Jeffrey Morton, Martha Whittington,…