Themes
Artist Environments

Artist Environments

indexes the rich tradition of large-scale world building by artists in the South as a means of exploring alternative modes living among the landscape and repurposing the refuse of industry.

Nonhuman

Nonhuman

engages theories of post-humanism, the agency of other species, and new perspectives that invite a reappraisal of how we value nonhuman life.

Invasive Species

Invasive Species

explores the organic and inorganic forces that infect our landscapes and obscure our understanding of ecosystems.

Features
Interview

The series was also rooted in one of my critiques of the archive. It’s no secret that there are very specific people given the roles of archivists, anthropologists, and researchers. I didn’t want the job to be someone else’s—I wanted to have control over how our narrative was going to be solidified.

Akea Brionne Sep 20, 2022

In conjunction with the group exhibition, A Movement in Every Direction, at the Mississippi Museum of Art, Bryn Evans speaks with featured artist Akea Brionne to discuss storytelling, ancestral media, and the relationship between identity and geography.

Read More
Mood Ring
lost in the seams
lost in the seams

Through AI altered voice memos layered over video clips from a visit to Puerto Rico, artist Keysha Rivera reveals her thoughts on making art.

Reader Burnaway Reader
Recents

Writer Alexandra Martinez considers Franky Cruz's interpretation of the domes of Buckminster Fuller in Miami in this Oolite x BA feature.

Writer Annie Moye returns to Cornelia, Georgia for the Big E Festival in this theme story for Artist Environments.

Curator Dainy Tapia writes, “At Large,” comes from the French au sens large, which translates as at liberty or free of restraint.” In this Oolite x BA piece, Contributing Editor Jason Katz reflects on freedom and space.