“Wash” performance at Whitespace

Performed by Stephanie Pharr, Onur Topal Sumer, Deidre Tyree and Martha Whittington, and created in tandem with Whittington’s installation “Used Air”, “Wash” considers the role and labor of the unsung coal miners, without whom our understanding of modern life would be incomplete. Wash averts the gaze from the masculine setting of the mine to the home front and the women who support these subterranean workers through traditionally feminine activities. Recorded Oct. 6, 2013 at Whitespace Gallery in Atlanta. Also available on: Vimeo Continue reading “Wash” performance at Whitespace

Alix Pearlstein, Tony Labat, Tad Savinar at ACAC

Atlanta Contemporary Art Center (ACAC) announces the opening of its winter exhibitions on Fri., Jan. 11, 2013 at 7 p.m. These exhibitions were organized to highlight significant aspects of ACAC’s programmatic mission – to help in the creation of ambitious new works and to reveal connections between existing art and artists. All three exhibiting artists will attend the opening. In “The Dark Pavement,” New York-based artist Alix Pearlstein utilizes aspects of ACAC’s architecture and surrounding environment – gallery spaces and lobby area, the derelict Bankhead Highway bridge and adjacent parking lots, and a rarely-seen basement. Working with actors from the … Continue reading Alix Pearlstein, Tony Labat, Tad Savinar at ACAC

#FLUXNight, Storified

#atlanta #fluxnight Small Meteorites w/ David Yu http://instagr.am/p/Qdmlg2uFgQ/ Elly Green Sat, Oct 06 2012 18:24:30 ReplyRetweetFavorite I was a victim of social trolling. #fluxnight http://instagr.am/p/QdnOvfnRD2/ Joshua Bean Sat, Oct 06 2012 18:32:57 ReplyRetweetFavorite Can’t take my eyes off of @gloATL ‘s Act of Devotion #fluxnight #fluxprojects http://pic.twitter.com/JeykhSam Haddon GK Sat, Oct 06 2012 18:21:09 ReplyRetweetFavorite Ben Rollins’ “This Sacred Life” at #fluxnight http://instagr.am/p/QdopZ7j2t8/ Jason Parker Sat, Oct 06 2012 18:44:48 ReplyRetweetFavorite #fluxnight http://instagr.am/p/Qdn0dGIsJ7/ Muriel Vega Sat, Oct 06 2012 18:35:25 ReplyRetweetFavorite Ceiling of Blackbirds #fluxnight #Atlanta http://instagr.am/p/QdmymoRoTA/ Meredith Placko Sat, Oct 06 2012 18:26:37 ReplyRetweetFavorite #FluxStyle @CNNiReport #Fluxnight scavenger hunt … Continue reading #FLUXNight, Storified

Tanz Farm : a Performance Anthology

gloATL and The Goat Farm Arts Center announce the launch of the inaugural season of Tanz Farm : a Performance Anthology. The season will include four series of Performances, Experiments and Shops emphasizing sociability, experience and conversation with a sense of place. Curated by gloATL and The Goat Farm Arts Center, Tanz Farm: a Performance Anthology begins October 29-November 3 with Series 1: Fall featuring performances by Sidra Bell, Theater du Reve, Eliza Rickman & Pierre Rigal. Schedule Monday | October 29 | 7 p.m. One Night Only Pierre Rigal [France] Thursday & Saturday | November 1 & 3 | … Continue reading Tanz Farm : a Performance Anthology

“Art Battle: The Election of the First President” at The Goat Farm

On Wednesday, October 17, 2012 The World Wide Arts Federation (WWAF) presents the anticipated Art Battle Series with “The Election Of The First President”, featuring renowned visual artists Fabian Williams and Fahamou Pecou, held at The Goat Farm Arts Center. This presentation will be in correlation with the 2012 Presidential Election comprised of paint and canvas. Fabian Williams founded The World Wide Arts Federation (WWAF) in 2009, which is an art organization that specializes in arranging live art exhibitions that are innovative and entertaining. His model for WWAF is from the colorful personalities of wrestling, by combining the technical skills … Continue reading “Art Battle: The Election of the First President” at The Goat Farm

Sound Performance at whitespec

Saturday, September 29, is the last day of “Selections from The New England Primer.” A sound performance by Matt Gilbert, Ryan Peoples and friends in whitespec at whitespace gallery will take place at 4 p.m. Selections from The New England Primer is an interactive sound installation by Matt Gilbert in collaboration with Ryan Peoples. It investigates American approaches to childhood education as evidenced in The New England Primer, America’s first school textbook. The homemade sound controllers, some made from salvaged electronics, converts the content of the Primer — lessons based on rote memorization, strict discipline and Puritan values — into material … Continue reading Sound Performance at whitespec