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Regional Update Issue 98: Nashville

Regional Update Issue 98: NashvilleBy Bridget Bailey     Nashville’s art scene has been particularly vibrant during the first quarter of 2019. The Wedgewood-Houston area has been host to a multitude of shows, namely Zeitgeist’s Land Derived Sentiments, on view March 2 ...

Regional Update Issue 98: Tulsa

Regional Update Issue 98: TulsaBy Jessica Borusky     The tenuous American imaginary of modernity/futurity is ripe at the Philbrook Museum of Art in Tulsa, Oklahoma. Perhaps this is due to the fact that Oklahoma plays a significant role within the historical ...

Regional Update Issue 98: Mississippi Delta

Regional Update Issue 98: Mississippi DeltaBy Michaela Merryday     The Cullis Wade Depot Art Gallery at Mississippi State University in Starkville, MS recently hosted Confluence, an exhibition of recent work by Jerry Uelsmann, the godfather of analog photomontage. This recent ...

Regional Update Issue 98: Memphis

Regional Update Issue 98: MemphisBy Judith Dierkes     With Memphis College of Art closing next summer and Memphis Brooks Museum of Art moving in 2024, the big question is: what will happen to these two anchor buildings in Overton Park? Initial proposals were made ...

Memphis on the Upswing: The 2019 ArtsAccelerator Grant Winners

Memphis on the Upswing: The 2019 ArtsAccelerator Grant Winnersby Clay Palmer     Since 2013, ArtsMemphis has awarded grants to working visual artists in Shelby County to support them at a critical juncture in their practice. By doing so, ArtsMemphis encourages growth and artistic development for ...

Regional Update: Tennessee

Regional Update: TennesseeBy Mineral House Media     Today we live in a global village with technology at our fingertips, and it appears that our access to contemporary art is only accelerating. It’s hard to deny the abundance of opportunity that this ...

Regional Update: Memphis

Regional Update: MemphisBy Judith Dierkes     The biggest news for Memphis in 2019 is the celebration of the Bicentennial of both the city and county. Rather than sticking with the tradition of honoring a different foreign country each year, the Memphis in ...

Regional Update: Atlanta

Regional Update: AtlantaBy Jack Deese     A thousand tomorrows, the Atlanta Biennial, showing at Atlanta Contemporary January 17- to April 7, 2019, showcases the work of 20 artists all working in the southeastern United States. The show was a dual effort of ...

Regional Update: Northwest Arkansas

Regional Update: Northwest ArkansasBy Alli Lemon     The surge of art programming in Northwest Arkansas is not news to residents of region. Since the opening of Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art in 2011, visitors and residents of the region have enjoyed access to ...