Opening Southbound: Photographs of and about the New South

Friday, September 6, 2019 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm

September 6 6-9pm Refreshments will be served The Power Plant Gallery, in collaboration with the Forum for Scholars and Publics at Duke University and the Gregg Museum of Art & Design at North Carolina State University, present Southbound: Photographs of and about the New South. In this iteration, guest curator Randall Kenan, author and North Carolina native, organizes the many photographs of the exhibition around the twin themes of "Flux", on display at the Power Plant Gallery, and "Home", on display at the Gregg Museum. The full program of events includes slow tours, film screenings, "Sit + Chat" sessions, and FSP@PPG panel discussions that engage with the issues in and around the works of art and explore the topics, places, and styles of Southbound. Full event schedule at Southbound: Photographs of and about the New South was organized by the Halsey Institute of Contemporary Art at the College of Charleston School for the Arts in Charleston, SC. Visit the exhibit online at [Photo: Bubbles at the Inkwell, Durham, NC. by Titus Brooks Heagins]

Event Speaker: 
Randall Kenan
Event Location: 
American Tobacco Campus - Power Plant: Power Plant Gallery
Event Contact: 
Kelly, Caitlin
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Event Co-Sponsors: 
Center for Documentary Studies (CDS),Forum for Scholars and Publics,Master of Fine Arts in Experimental & Documentary Arts (MFAEDA)
An image from Soutbound