Atlanta Art Now is a periodic publication that documents consequential movements within contemporary art. It seeks to
- link Atlanta to a broad international dialogue about contemporary art
- draw out important ideas explored from a variety of perspectives
- interpret work by specific contemporary artists active in Atlanta
The 2011 edition is written by Jerry Cullum, Cathy Fox and Cinqué Hicks.
Noplaceness: Art in a Post-Urban Landscape
Table of Contents
+ Series Preface
Louis Corrigan, Possible Futures, Inc.
Valerie Cassel Oliver, Senior Curator, Contemporary Arts Museum Houston
Jerry Cullum, Catherine Fox, and Cinqué Hicks
In a globalized era, Noplaceness may be where new paradigms are born.
+ Battle Grounds: Spatial Contest and the Fictions of Place
Artists see physical space is the battleground of competing political and economic claims.
+ We Are Not Danes in Denmark: Displacement and the Liquid Self in Atlanta Art
Atlanta artists respond to a sense of dislocation now common in the globalized world.
+ Out in Public: Recent Moves in Art in Public Space
Artists take advantage of public space to add depth to the urban experience.
+ The In-Between: Identity and Global Anxiety
Artists explore the in-between spaces as cultural origins don’t mean what they used to.
Atlanta’s visual artists have contemplated the end of place altogether.