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Post Mégantic

Monday, December 5, 2016 - 9:00am to Saturday, February 18, 2017 - 5:00pm
Michel Huneault
Kreps and Lyndhurst Galleries

Canadian documentary photographer Michel Huneault was awarded a solo show at CDS as part of the Lange-Taylor Prize, which he won in 2015 for Post Mégantic, his project on a small town in Quebec that was the site of Canada’s deadliest train disaster in 150 years. The $10,000 prize supports documentary artists, working alone or in teams, whose extended fieldwork projects rely on the interplay of...

Transits and Migrations: A Summer in Berlin

Friday, August 12, 2016 - 1:45pm to Saturday, April 15, 2017 - 5:00pm
Documentary Studies Students
Porch and University Galleries

Duke’s summer course, Capturing the City: Documentary Photography in Berlin, pushed students to immerse themselves fully in one of Europe’s most dynamic capital cities. They interpreted scenes of cultural life, public spaces, landscapes, and people. Project fieldwork sites included Tempelhof airfield—a Nazi-era airport made famous during the 1948–1949 Berlin Airlift and now used as a public park...