2018.09.30, Sunday
«Left Right»
«Left Right»

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S̶e̶e̶i̶n̶g̶ Experiencing Red

S̶e̶e̶i̶n̶g̶ Experiencing Red

by Lisa M. Williamson Joseph Beuys, Das Kapital Raum 1970-1977 (1980), detail. Staaliche Museen zu Berlin, Nationalgalerie, Sammlung Marx, Nationalgalerie im Hamburger Bahnhof, SMB. Photo by Thomas Bruns. Mark Rothko’s Untitled (1970) ...

Yvette Cummings: Splendor & Fault

Yvette Cummings: Splendor & Fault

by Dr. Jordan Amirkhani Yvette Cummings, The Voyeur Series, 2015-2017, 45 14” x 14” panels, acrylic and cut paper on canvas, installation view at APSU. Image courtesy of the artist and Michael Dickins, curator of The New Gallery at Austin Peay ...

Lolita: Red & Dead

Lolita: Red & Dead

by Jasmine Amussen Leila Yavari, Lolita in Atlanta Book Club. Photo courtesy of leilayavarimedia.org. Yesterday, my friend Elizabeth texted me from a party in Athens, Georgia, where she is attending law school. “Baby. Just had to defend Lolita ...

Cadmium

Cadmium

by Michi Meko Remember the first time you saw it. Jean-Michel Basquiat, Untitled (Cadmium), 1984 at the High Museum of Art, in Atlanta Coming out of the Matisse exhibition, you turn the corner and it appears. By itself, alone. The pigment is ...

The Bug Behind Red

The Bug Behind Red

By Matt Christy Judy Chicago, Red Flag, 1971, 20”x 24”, photolithograph In 2012 a public relations scandal erupted around Starbucks when a group of vegans revealed that the red dye in then-new Strawberries & Crème Frappuccino was made from ...

Review: Art of the South 2018

Review: Art of the South 2018

By Carol Sams   Expectation…More to Consider   I suppose one enters any display area with expectation; indeed, the rebirth of Sears Crosstown Building as Crosstown Concourse gives much reason for the assumption. Anchored on the ground ...

Interview: Erica Scoggins

Interview: Erica Scoggins

From the Editor:   Regarding editing errors in No: 94, p.12 of the print issue, Interview: Erica Scoggins Number apologizes profusely to Jac Kuntz, an art critic, journalist and editor based in Atlanta, GA for not crediting her authorship ...

Low Five: The Banality of Contemporary Trauma

Low Five: The Banality of Contemporary Trauma

By M Hill   No. 94     Walter Sutin’s Low Five: The Banality of Contemporary Trauma Sediment Gallery, Richmond, VA February 2 – 25, 2018   Low Five is a queered evaluation of the violence and pleasure derived from a ...

Boredom and Capitalism (According to Wikipedia)

Boredom and Capitalism (According to Wikipedia)

By Sarrita Hunn   In conventional usage, boredom is an emotional or psychological state experienced when an individual is left without anything in particular to do, is not interested in his or her surroundings, or feels that a day or period ...

Sara Greenberger Rafferty: Tailored Content

Sara Greenberger Rafferty: Tailored Content

By: Katy Henriksen     Jan. 22 – Feb. 25, 2018 Curator: Marc Mitchell   There’s a visceral urgency in 40-year-old Sara Greenberger Rafferty’s work, a multimedia artist who channels our fragmented zeitgeist who is, as she ...