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Editorial cartoons are still rooted in traditional print media, but the web offers a new arsenal of visual tools for satire. BURNAWAY Cartoons is a series of experimental cartoons providing a sideways look at art, geometry, and Atlanta.
This month’s episode follows “Gray Cube” as he makes his way through the streets of Castleberry Hill to brave the crowds at FLUX Night, the annual festival of contemporary art in downtown Atlanta.
Alex Robins is a PhD student in philosophy at Emory University and is also the author of the BURNAWAY series Theory in Studio. His research examines the history of aesthetics with a focus on American theories of art.
Orion Wertz examines the textile paintings of Paolo Arao alongside landscapes, portraits and abstract works on paper.
Burnaway’s bi-weekly news roundup includes acquisitions by the High Museum, an expansion at Crystal Bridges Museum and more.
Madeleine Seidel profiles the recent work of photographer Lucas Blalock whose unnerving images unpack a childhood trauma at Dinsey World.