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Nature Adds a Psychedelic Spin to Lucinda Bunnen's Photography

Sally Hansell | Posted 07.01.2016 | Arts
Sally Hansell

"The minute I saw those two photographs, I said, 'Oh, my lord, that's fabulous. How can I make that happen?'" says Lucinda Bunnen, recalling when she discovered two damaged slides while winnowing her archives of 60 years.

An Illustration of Privilege

Emily Timbol | Posted 08.26.2014 | Black Voices
Emily Timbol

I've seen a lot of talk lately about privilege -- who has it, if it matters, what owning up to it looks like. But it can be hard for people like me, who have immense privilege, to truly grasp what that means since we don't know what it's like to not have it.

All Hail the Southern Contemporary Artist! Charleston Celebrates Them Annually With the 1858 Prize

Cator Sparks | Posted 06.28.2014 | Arts
Cator Sparks

Artists who are reframing the way the rest of the world thinks about the South through mixed-media photographs, large-scale oil paintings, and sculptures made of sticks.

Barry Manilow's New Musical Based on 'Backstreet Boys of the 1920s'

Kristi York Wooten | Posted 10.20.2013 | Arts
Kristi York Wooten

After more than a decade of rewrites, soft starts and business snafus, the pair will open Harmony -- A New Musical, at Atlanta's Alliance Theatre on September 6.

Beautiful Ambivalence: The World Through the Lens of Richard Misrach

Matthew Harrison Tedford | Posted 07.29.2012 | Arts
Matthew Harrison Tedford

We live in a world full of horror and destruction. We spend most of our lives avoiding this fact (either actively or luckily). But when all the cards are played, the beauty of a sunset is no less real than a cancerous swamp.

DEAD ARTIST NEWS: Art World Lusts For Later Works Of Monet, Warhol, Picasso, Dali | By KELLY CROW | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

Did Salvador Dali, the mustachioed master of Surrealism, paint anything good during the last five decades of his life? Until recently, the art establi...

Salvador Dali: Virtuoso Artist or Clever Marketer?

Jerry Chautin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Jerry Chautin

Although Dali died in 1989, his antics and self-promotion are legendary. Dali managed to stay in the press with stories in periodicals and striking photographs. But what about Dali's art?

Do We Need a National Black Arts Festival?

Kristi York Wooten | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Kristi York Wooten

The National Black Arts Festival exists to honor, to remember, to look forward, and to celebrate the cultural contributions of all people of African descent -- here and now.