Past Exhibits

A still from a video

One Hurricane Season

Thursday, October 11, 2018 - 9:00am to Sunday, February 17, 2019 - 5:00pm Tamika Galanis
Kreps and Lyndhurst Galleries, Center for Documentary Studies

February 17, 2019, 2 p.m.: Closing artist's talk with Tamika Galanis; free and open to the public. Directions.

A photo of the exhibit on the walls at CDS


Friday, July 27, 2018 - 2:00pm to Saturday, December 29, 2018 - 5:00pm Emerging Documentary Artists
CDS, Bridges 201

Courtney Reid-Eaton, Center for Documentary Studies (CDS) exhibitions director and creative director of CDS’s Documentary Diversity Project:

Photo Credit: Father and Son (Cecilia, LA), 2015

Louisiana Trail Riders

Thursday, June 21, 2018 - 9:00am to Thursday, September 27, 2018 - 9:00pm Jeremiah Ariaz
Lyndhurst Gallery, Center for Documentary Studies

SEPTEMBER 13 EVENT RESCHEDULED DUE TO WEATHER: Jeremiah Ariaz will now visit CDS for a reception and artist's talk on September 27, 2018; he will also sign copies of his new book based on the Louisiana Trail Riders project. Reception at 6 p.m., talk at 7 p.m. Directions.

Photo: IonaPearl throwing, Eno River. Photograph by Courtney Reid Eaton.

The Wonder of You: Photos & Words by Black Girls & Women

Tuesday, May 1, 2018 - 12:00pm to Friday, August 31, 2018 - 12:00pm
Porch and University Galleries, Center for Documentary Studies

Jamaica Gilmer, founder and executive director, The Beautiful Project: "The Beautiful Project (TBP) is a collective of image makers using photography, writing and care to create spaces for Black women and girls to confront the mass misunderstanding, misrepresentation, and misuse of their likeness in the media and the world at large.

Red Summer

Red Summer

Wednesday, February 21, 2018 - 9:00am to Saturday, June 2, 2018 - 5:00pm Wendel A. White
Lyndhurst Gallery

The Red Summer exhibition is produced in collaboration with Duke's Archive of Documentary Arts, which is hosting a simultaneous exhibition of Wendel White's Manifest project.