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Rebecca Brantley

Review: Poem 88’s “Correspondences” series brings us back to balance

I love the conceit of Poem 88’s summer series Correspondences, a series of short exhibitions inspired by the Swedish scientist, theologian, and philosopher Emanuel Swedenborg (1668-1772). But you don’t have to understand the mystic thinker’s ideas in order to get it. Correspondences references the notion that instances of good mitigate bad in order to restore balance....

Review: “The Translated Mark” explores repetition, technical innovation and communication

The Translated Mark at Whitespace, on view through March 25, coincides with the SGC International Atlanta Print Conference in Atlanta. The five featured artists refer to printmaking processes in their work—some adhering to traditional methods, others straying from conventional techniques. A printmaker’s love of line, pattern, and grayscale ties the disparate artists to one another....