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Past Event July 18, 2019 / 7:00pm – 9:00pm
Arts Writing Incubator Talks: Tausif Noor
The Critic As Curator As Artist As Culture
Presented by Burnaway
BURNAWAY presents the Artist Writing Incubator Talk series in conjunction with the 2019 Arts Writing Incubator series. These talks invite the public to learn from guest critics and curators of leading contemporary arts publications.
July 18 features Tausif Noor, a critic, curatorial fellow at the Institute of Contemporary Art in Philadelphia, and contributing editor at Momus, who will speak about occupying a variety of roles within the world of contemporary art.
This is a FREE event held in conjunction with Contemporary Cocktails, with drinks by our Mixologist in Residence. Cash/credit bar. Skip sign in at the front desk! All you need to do is RSVP with the link above or click here.
Parking is free in the lot at Bankhead & Means streets. You can access the lot via Bankhead Avenue and proceed past the parking attendant booth.
Tausif Noor is a freelance writer based outside of New York. He is a contributing editor at Momus, and his writing has appeared in Art Asia Pacific, Artforum.com, The White Review, and the Los Angeles Review of Books, among other publications. Noor holds degrees from Dartmouth College and Goldsmiths, University of London, and has held internships at the Whitney Museum, the Imperial War Museum in London, and assisted at the 2014 Kochi Biennale while working as Fulbright Scholar in India. He is currently the Spiegel-Wilks Curatorial Fellow at the ICA Philadelphia.
Burnaway is an Atlanta-based 501(c)(3) non-profit magazine that publishes contemporary art and criticism from the American South. Since 2008, the magazine has brought vital critical dialogue and artist resources to one of the most politically polarized, historically fraught, ecologically threatened, and economically disadvantaged parts of the United States. Published online daily and in print annually, Burnaway provides a range of frank and fresh perspectives on art and life in the South today.
October 8 / 12:00pm
BLDGS Talk + Tour
Presented by Atlanta Design Festival
Grab a coffee and explore the historical Atlanta Contemporary building with the BLDGS, the architecture group behind the 2013 renovation of the galleries. This tour is part of the Atlanta Design Festival tour series with MA! Architecture Tours.
October 12 / 10:00am
Callanwolde Gallery Tour
Members will tour the fine art gallery located at Callanwolde Fine Arts Center.
October 13 / 6:00pm
Andres Serrano’s Insurrection
Atlanta Contemporary hosts a screening of Insurrection, followed by a Q+A with the filmmaker, Andres Serrano.