A recording of this talk is available in our virtual Resource Room.

Guest Lecture: Dan Cameron
11:00 am

Dan Cameron is one of the art world’s most provocative and knowledgeable curators. This is a rare opportunity to hear him talk about the artists and exhibitions he is most excited about. In 2008, Cameron organized Prospect.1 New Orleans, the largest biennial of international art in the United States, and a heartfelt effort to bring attention to the uniqueness of NOLA. Many of Atlanta’s arts professionals and enthusiasts went to see this exhibition and we’re sure that he will appreciate hearing your thoughts.

Cameron is Director of Visual Arts at the Contemporary Arts Center New Orleans. He has organized numerous large-scale and international exhibitions, including Dirty Yoga, the 2006 Taipei Biennial; and NY Interrupted at pkm Gallery, Beijing, 2006-07 among others. While Senior Curator at the New Museum (1995-2006), he organized retrospective exhibitions on the works of Eugenio Dittborn, Paul McCarthy, Cildo Meireles, Faith Ringgold, Carolee Schneemann, David Wojnarowicz, Martin Wong, and others.

Westside Arts District 3rd Saturday Art Walk
11:00 am – 5:00 pm

After Dan Cameron’s lecture, you can take a walk on the Westside, where several of the city’s most dynamic galleries are exhibiting a wide range of contemporary art. Make time to explore the shops and restaurants in our fun and exciting neighborhood. There’s plenty of free parking too, in case you’re driving instead of walking.


Upcoming Events

May 1 / 6:00pm
Off-site

Young Professionals Happy Hour

at Whitespace Gallery

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Join other Young Professional members of Atlanta Contemporary for a special happy hour at Whitespace Gallery in Inman Park.

May 1 / 6:30pm
Special Event

Fashion in Bloom

Presented by Dream Warriors Foundation
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Dream Warriors Foundation presents Fashion In Bloom, a celebration of creative expression, bringing together local designers/makers who are moving the art of slow fashion forward with the local dance community in a unique fashion show experience.

May 9 / 7:00pm
Contemporary Cocktails

Exhibition Openings

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Join Us for our Spring Exhibition Openings with solo shows by William J. O’Brien and Erin Jane Nelson. New Project Space exhibitions will open concurrently. Check our website for details!

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