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May 2018

Our Living Past–Wet Plate Collodion Photographs by Timothy Duffy

May 17 - November 25
Gregg Museum of Art and Design, 1903 Hillsborough Street
Raleigh, NC 27607 United States
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Dr. Dixon. Bluesman, Atlanta, GA by Tim Duffy In the early 1990s, folklorist and guitar player Timothy Duffy was hired to find and record traditional blues musicians for the Southern Folklife Collection at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Traveling throughout the South, he found many of them living in poverty, despite their seminal role in creating some of the most significant American music. This inspired Duffy to found the Music Maker Relief Foundation, a nonprofit organization dedicated…

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August 2018

Tintypes: A Community Portrait: Leah Sobsey and Tim Telkamp

August 10, 2018 - January 31, 2019

"Tintypes: A Community Portrait," the first showcase of the 2018-2019 Triangle Community Artists Gallery exhibition season. Leah Sobsey and Tim Telkamp were the recipients of the first Click! Photography Festival PIC Grant. The goal of the project, Tintypes: A Community Portrait was to engage with the community and bring people together through the wet plate collodion photography process. The idea was similar to that of the bookmobile or the ice cream truck where people come out of their houses and on to…

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September 2018

JP Trostle: Signals at The Atomic Fern Social Club

September 1, 2018 - January 4, 2019
The Atomic Fern Social Club, 108 E. Parrish St.
Durham, NC United States
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JP Trostle continues his exploration of chaos and light with "Signals," on display at The Atomic Fern throughout the fall. A followup to his solo shows, "Luminous Creatures" and "Light Cycles," the artist once again delves into an examination of the happy accident, and imagines how solar wind and atomic decay might look if humans could see that far into the spectrum. Reception: Friday, October 19 at 6 p.m.

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Mothers, Daughters, and the Writing Life: Elizabeth Matheson and Barbara Tyroler

September 5 - November 23
Raleigh Arts – Block Gallery and Block2 Video, 127 W. Hargett Street Suite 408
Raleigh, NC 27602 United States
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Elizabeth Matheson. "At Lynden's" Elizabeth Matheson and Barbara Tyroler use writing and photography to inspire memory and search for meaning in their latest project. With mothers and daughters as the central theme, they have extended their photographic journey with a group of writers who articulate these intimate intergenerational spaces through their essays in Mothers & Strangers, an anthology edited by Samia Serageldin and Lee Smith, to be released by UNC Press April 2019. Mothers are the most intimate of strangers.…

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A Global Gathering

September 14, 2018 - March 10, 2019
21c Museum Hotel, 111 North Corcoran Street
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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October 2018

Across County Lines: Contemporary Photography from the Piedmont Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University

October 4, 2018 - February 10, 2019
Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University, 2001 Campus Drive
Durham, NC 27705 United States
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  D.L. Anderson, Tube Socks, from the series N.C. PRIDEASCOPE, 2014 (printed 2018). Medium Archival Pigment Print, 14x10. Courtesy of the artist, Durham, North Carolina. Photography is arguably the region’s most widely practiced artistic medium. From analogue to digital to experimental, the range of photographic techniques practiced throughout North Carolina is both broad and deep. Across County Lines: Contemporary Photography from the Piedmont presents work by 39 artists in a group exhibition exploring the striking cross-currents of photographic work happening…

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Above the Rim

October 5, 2018 - February 3, 2019
CAM Raleigh, 409 West Martin Street
Raleigh, NC United States
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Sixteen artists including photographer Esteven Oriol making work about the joy and community of basketball.

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Candida Höfer in Mexico

October 6, 2018 - January 6, 2019
North Carolina Museum of Art, 2110 Blue Ridge Road
Raleigh, NC 27699 United States
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For decades photographer Candida Höfer (German, born 1944) has made “portraits” of iconic buildings around the world, including the Louvre in Paris, the Uffizi Gallery in Florence, La Scala in Milan, Villa Borghese in Rome, and the Hermitage Museum in St. Petersburg. Höfer’s technical mastery of composition, light, and symmetry offers viewers a glimpse beneath the surface, toward the heart and character of each place, in visually stunning, monumentally scaled photographs of the world’s great architecture. In 2015 Höfer turned…

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Titus Brooks Heagins: Songs of the South!

October 7 - November 25
Horace Williams House -Preservation Chapel Hill, 610 East Rosemary Street
Chapel Hill, NC 7514​ United States
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To be "Southern," one must either have been born south of the Mason Dixon Line or have "people" there to claim it as native ground. The truly Southern, that is to say native Southerners, are either descendants of slaves, indentured servants, Native peoples, or the original colonist of the region. Contemporary Southern identity is complex. What captures the essence of the South and her Southerners today? Is it the spirit of evangelicals, the presence of whom influences and continues to…

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Chris Ogden: Stones Echo – Visual Poems Written on Quarry Walls

October 10 - November 24
Page-Walker Arts & History Center, 119 Ambassador Loop
Cary, NC 27512 United States
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Chris Ogden, a noted North Carolina professional artist, debuts his 10-year project of elegant and thought-provoking fine art photographs for dimension stone quarries. The images weave together a trinity of sheer rock face: mystery, time, and elemental cyclical changes. For more visit: www.chrisogden.com   Artist Reception Friday, October 26, 2018 at 6:00 p.m. Part of Cary Art Loop in downtown Cary galleries.

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Tamika Galanis: One Hurricane Season

October 11, 2018 - February 16, 2019
Center for Documentary Studies at Duke University, 1317 W. Pettigrew St., Auditorium/Classroom: 007 Bridges Bldg.
Durham, NC 27705 United States
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Tamika Galanis's exhibition 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 and early fall of 2017, anticipating and in the wake of two hurricanes. As Irma and Maria were devastating the Caribbean, Galanis was also witnessing the progression of her grandmother’s dementia. Incorporating archival family photos…

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Dawn Surratt: Sweeping the Graves

October 19 - December 8
Durham Art Guild at Suntrust Gallery, 120 Morris St.
Durham, NC United States
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The Durham Art Guild presents "Sweeping the Graves," featuring photography and photography-based installation works by DAG member artist Dawn Surratt. The yearly April tradition of honoring ancestors in China is known as the Qingming or Ching Ming festival. Families sweep tombs, pray and make offerings to their deceased loved ones. This body of work combines photography and photography based installations in commemoration of the many souls this artist encountered after more than twenty years working as a hospice social worker.…

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I Be Person I No Be Number Closing Reception

October 25 @ 5:00 pm - November 19 @ 7:00 pm
UNC Chapel Hill Department of Art and Art History, 115 S Columbia Street
Chapel Hill, NC United States
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“I Be Person I No Be Number” investigates how civil liberty groups and human rights movements around the world have become potent platforms in the hands of ordinary citizens and their potential impact on dictatorial rule. The up-and-coming Nigerian photographers in this exhibition highlight the friction between two opposing forces – the people's yearning for freedom and the underhanded machinations of corrupt leaders who have remained in the forefront of Nigerian democracy since independence. In a year when both Nigeria…

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Cary Photographic Artists’ 11th Annual Juried Photography Exhibition

October 27 - December 14
Cary Senior Center, 120 Maury Odell Place
Cary, NC United States
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Artist Reception: October 27 from 6-8 with juror comments at 6:30.

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