Posts Tagged ‘Eric Gottesman’

Event Celebrates Duke/CDS Alum Eric Gottesman’s First Photo Book, “Sudden Flowers”

Event Celebrates Duke/CDS Alum Eric Gottesman's First Photo Book, "Sudden Flowers"

On February 26, the Center for Documentary Studies is delighted to host the U.S. launch of Duke University/CDS alum (’98) Eric Gottesman’s first book, Sudden Flowers. Since 1999, when he was a fellow with Duke’s Hart Leadership Program, Gottesman has collaborated with Sudden Flowers, a collective of children living in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia—mostly AIDS orphans—to reimagine the harsh realities they experienced […]


Live Video Performance-Lecture In Conjunction With “We Cheat Each Other”

Live Video Performance-Lecture In Conjunction With "We Cheat Each Other"

A still image of “Play Each Other,” a live video performance-lecture held at CDS on October 22, with Eric Gottesman in Durham and Yamrot Alemu and Yewoinshet Masresha in Addis Ababa.  This event was held in conjunction with the exhibition We Cheat Each Other, which is on view in the Porch Gallery at CDS through […]


Beyond Beauty: Conversations About Photography

Beyond Beauty: Conversations About Photography

Beyond Beauty: Conversations About Photography An Informal Half-Day Discussion Friday, October 2, 1–6 p.m. Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University Free and Open to the Public Some of the most renowned photographers, curators, and documentary writers working today will gather for a free half-day conference on Friday, October 2, at the Nasher Museum of […]


We Cheat Each Other

We Cheat Each Other

We Cheat Each Other On Exhibition In The Porch Gallery At CDS We Cheat Each Other will be on view at CDS through December 19, 2009. A transcontinental video feed performance with Eric Gottesman and Salamawit Alemu is planned for October 22nd at 7 p.m. Over the last ten years, I have engaged children in […]