Events

Oct 11 2018 - 9:00am to Feb 17 2019 - 5:00pm
New work by Tamika Galanis in "One Hurricane Season" is part of an ongoing project that the artist/documentarian describes as her life's work, centering around the representation and history of her native Bahamas. The exhibition evolved from the time she spent with family in the Bahamas in the... Read More »
Oct 11 2018 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
New work by Tamika Galanis in "One Hurricane Season" is part of an ongoing project that the artist/documentarian describes as her life's work, centering around the representation and history of her native Bahamas. The exhibition evolved from time she spent with family in the Bahamas in the summer... Read More »
Oct 19 2018 - 5:00pm to 8:00pm
Public reception and gallery talk with Visionary Aponte artist Renée Stout. Talk begins at 6:30 pm. Light refreshments served. ----- INFO & EVENTS: aponte.dukefsp.org ----- This event is part of Visionary Aponte: Art & Black Freedom, a nine-week art exhibit and accompanying series of... Read More »
Oct 25 2018 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Public screening of The Model: Oshun and the Dream, Chapter 1 & 2, directed by Kahlil Joseph (2010), 7:57 minutes each; You and I and You, directed by Terence Nance (2015), 7:51 minutes; and Dirty Computer, directed by Janelle Monáe, Andrew Donoho, and Chuck Lightning (2018), 48:37 minutes... Read More »
Oct 26 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:15pm
Panel discussion with Durham activist, scholar, and entrepreneur Pierce Freelon and artist, activist, and Afrofuturist Ingrid LaFleur. Light lunch served. ----- INFO & EVENTS: aponte.dukefsp.org ----- This event is part of Visionary Aponte: Art & Black Freedom, a nine-week art exhibit and... Read More »
Oct 26 2018 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Special presentation of a work-in-progress: God Said Give 'Em Drum Machines, directed by Kristian R. Hill (2016), 78 minutes. Followed by a 20-minute Q&A with artist, activist, and Afrofuturist Ingrid LaFleur. ----- INFO & EVENTS: aponte.dukefsp.org ----- This event is part of Visionary... Read More »
Nov 16 2018 - 5:00pm to 8:00pm
Local film curator Vonnie Quest creates a thematic program titled, "Reclamation of Being." Next door, the Power Plant Gallery will remain open until 8 pm for Third Friday Durham. ----- INFO & EVENTS: aponte.dukefsp.org ----- This event is part of Visionary Aponte: Art & Black Freedom, a... Read More »
Nov 17 2018 (All day)
The art exhibit Visionary Aponte: Art & Black Freedom focuses on an extraordinary - and now lost - historical artifact: a "Book of Paintings" created by José Antonio Aponte, a free black carpenter, artist, and former soldier who was also the leader of an ambitious antislavery movement in Cuba... Read More »

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