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Public art curator gives free talk Tuesday at Contemporary

By Howard Pousner
hpousner@ajc.com

Nato Thompson, chief curator of Creative Time — the temporarily public art presenter that created the vertical columns of light that shine yearly in Lower Manhattan in remembrance of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks (”Tribute in Light”) — will give a free talk at the Atlanta Contemporary Art Center at 8 p.m. Tuesday.(10/19)

Thompson’s credits also include “Waiting for Godot in New Orleans,” a post-Katrina project in that city.

Presented with Flux Projects, which itself has brought a wave of temporary public art to Atlanta, it inaugurates a Contemporary Talks series featuring thinkers and doers in contemporary art and culture. 535 Means St. N.W., Atlanta. 404-688-1970, www.thecontemporary.org.

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