Blogs

Blogs and Online Journals

  • artcritical.com, launched in 2003, is arguably the web's longest running online magazine of art and ideas.  Publisher and Editor David Cohen is a longstanding AICA member and former secretary of the British Section.  Nora Griffin is Associate Editor.  Regular contributors include David Carrier, David Brody, David Rhodes, Stephen Maine, Dennis Kardon, Maddie Phinney, Karen Gover, Edward Epstein, Becky Brown and Hearne Pardee.  Guest contributors have included Edmund White, David Plante, Barry Schwabsky, Lilly Wei and Merlin James.
  • (An Appropriate Distance) FROM THE MAYOR'S DOORSTEP presents AICA member Piri Halasz’s ongoing coverage of exhibitions in greater New York City.
  • Susan Noyes Platt’s Art and Politics Now expands on themes outlined in her 2011 book Art and Politics Now, Cultural Activism in a Time of Crisis (Midmarch Arts Press).
  • Art & Architecture Quarterly/East End (aaqeastend.com) is an on-line quarterly forum for information and discussion about the art and architecture of the east end of Long Island. Authors wishing to submit ideas or articles for consideration should contact Managing Editor Jeff Heatley at jeff@aaqeastend.com.
  • Arts Journal offers an excellent, regularly updated amalgamation of reporting and blogging on all artistic forms and issues.
  • Founded in October 2000, The Brooklyn Rail is committed to providing an independent forum for arts, culture, and politics throughout New York City and beyond.  Publisher and AICA board member Phong Bui illustrates many of the Rail’s articles with his own portrait drawings.
  • Detroit Art Review has been covering art events in the Detroit metro area since 2014. It is run by artist/writer Ron Scott Teachworth and arts journalist Glen Manisto.
  • Glasstire comprehensive covers the visual arts across the entire state of Texas, offering a wide range of opinions, interviews, reports and reviews.  They have recently expanded their coverage to include reviews and articles about Southern California.
  • AICA board member and AS | ARTISTS STUDIOS founder Jill Conner presents articles, reviews, and essays on the site that bears her name.
  • Modern Art Notes is AICA member offers a daily stream of Tyler Green’s well-researched reporting, along with occasional interviews, reviews, and opinions.
  • Romainebrooks.com is a joint project by AICA member JAV, a psychotherapist/writer/critic who is concerned about the influence of culture on psyche, and SAN, an art historian/writer/critic who comments on the derailment of culture in contemporary society.
  • The Silo is AICA member Raphael Rubenstein’s “personal, revisionist ‘dictionary’ of contemporary art.”
  • A Year of Positive Thinking is artist and AICA member Mira Schor’s New York-centric consideration of all things aesthetic.
  • BURNAWAY is an Atlanta-based online magazine and nonprofit organization dedicated to providing critical coverage and dialogue about the arts in and from Atlanta and the Southeast.

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