Independent spaces are often on the cutting edge of emerging art communities. As in major art centers such as New York and Los Angeles, the South also hosts a number of alternative spaces for showing and creating artwork. Often artist-run and ephemeral, these spaces provide an essential site for experimentation in their communities.
mild climate is an artist-run space and curatorial collective with an interest in alternative programming as well as traditional gallery exhibitions.WebsiteAddress507C Hagan St, Nashville, TN 37203 First floor, The Packing Plant Arts Building
Fostering the work of emerging contemporary artists through innovative exhibitions, lectures, screenings, performances, arts programming and career building programs which are free and open to the public.WebsiteAddress4100 St Claude Ave, New Orleans, LA 70117
Vinegar Projects is an artist-run non-profit space that focuses on emerging and experimental art forms, and art that pushes the boundaries of its mediumWebsiteAddress701 37th St S #12 Birmingham, AL 35222
BFI creates a bridge between Miami and the international art world by curating programs featuring both local and global artists at sites throughout Miami-Dade County, and in collaboration with national and international partnering organizations.WebsiteAddressMiami, FL
Wavelength Space is an artist-run gallery with a focus on the organization of conceptually themed, group exhibitions in which local and regional artists can show in communication with artists from around the country.Address854 McCallie Avenue, Chattanooga
THE END Project Space is a non-profit exhibition space committed to the presentation of new artwork by Atlanta artists, or artists with significant connection to Atlanta.WebsiteAddress1870 Murphy Avenue SW