Artists for Flux Night 2013 announced


The artists and performers to be included in Flux Night 2013, the annual Castleberry Hill evening-long arts festival, were announced this morning. Flux Projects gave the scoop to local arts blog ArtsATL, who note that, aside from long-standing Flux favorites Micah and Whitney Stansell, this year's lineup is completely new to the festival. The artists were selected by a number of local gallerists and critics, as well as London-based curator Helena Rickett.

Below, a few of the projects included in Flux Night 2013 from ArtsATL:

"Phototaxis" - With prescient timeliness, Atlantans Virginia Byers and Aria Finkelstein will address how surveillance changes the meaning of public space.

"Horse-Drawn Piano" - Atlantans Benita Carr and Bill Orisich and others will nod to Castleberry Hill's past (including its history as a red-light district) by taking a horse-drawn grand piano and music makers through the streets. Musicians stationed on street corners will respond as it passes.

"Untitled" - Using printed instructions, personal guides and voice announcements, Atlanta's CORE Performance Company will guide its audience to become performers.

"Half Empty" - Heidi Duckler Dance Theatre of Los Angeles will respond to building interior and exterior spaces.

"Array" - Atlantan Pablo Gnecco's interactive video-based sculpture will include portraits captured from the audience.

Head over to ArtsATL for the full list.

More By This Writer


Thursday May 15, 2014 04:00 am EDT
You can do it, but I'm not quite sure that you should | more...


Tuesday April 29, 2014 11:55 am EDT

  • Chris Appleton

Americans for the Arts, the national arts nonprofit, has recognized WonderRoot executive director Chris Appleton with the 2014 Emerging Leaders Award. Since 2006, the award has been awarded for "visionary leadership by an individual who is a new and/or young arts leader who demonstrates an ability to engage and impact his or her community." Appleton...

| more...


Tuesday April 29, 2014 10:00 am EDT

The latest episode of Atlanta's newest talk show features local poet and newspaper man Daniel Beauregard discussing Africa and news with host Gavin Bernard. If you can't stop watching this thing, either, there is also a short episode about pizza bites.

| more...


Friday April 25, 2014 10:47 am EDT



Last night, the 2014 Townsend Prize for Fiction was awarded to Anthony Winkler for his 2012 novel God Carlos. The novel, which tells of Spanish brutalities against native peoples in 16th-century Jamaica, is Winkler's ninth book of fiction. He...

| more...


Tuesday April 22, 2014 02:05 pm EDT


  • Michael Tavani

While working on last month's cover story about email marketing company MailChimp, I noticed that Scoutmob founder Michael Tavani announced that he would stepping back from his day to day role at the company he helped found. To accompany that...

| more...
Search for more by Wyatt Williams

[Admin link: Artists for Flux Night 2013 announced]

Spider for Artists for Flux Night 2013 announced