Visionary Aponte | Exhibit Opening Night

Wednesday, September 19, 2018 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm

An opening reception for the Visionary Aponte: Art & Black Freedom exhibit at the Power Plant Gallery will include an Afro-Cuban-inspired dance in the exhibit space at approximately 6 pm. Featuring Yanique Hume of UWI Barbados, Duke's Andrea Woods Valdés, and UNC's Maya Berry. Light refreshments served.

This event is part of Visionary Aponte: Art & Black Freedom, a nine-week art exhibit and accompanying series of conversations, screenings, performances, residencies, and workshops at Duke University organized by the Power Plant Gallery and the Forum for Scholars and Publics. The gallery is a joint initiative of the Center for Documentary Studies and the MFA in Experimental and Documentary Arts.

The Visionary Aponte exhibit is curated by Édouard Duval-Carrié and Ada Ferrer and is based on the digital humanities project Digital Aponte at On view at the Power Plant Gallery on the American Tobacco Campus from September 19, 2018, to November 17, 2018. More information:

Event Speaker: 
Meet the Artists + Yanique Hume, Andrea Woods Valdez, Maya Berry
Event Location: 
American Tobacco Campus - Power Plant: Power Plant Gallery
Event Contact: 
Kelly, Caitlin
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