Posts Tagged ‘Guantanamo Public Memory Project’

Christopher Sims Awarded Arte Laguna Prize

Christopher Sims Awarded Arte Laguna Prize

Christopher Sims, undergraduate education director at the Center for Documentary Studies and Lecturing Fellow in the Documentary Arts, will receive the Arte Laguna Prize in Photographic Art, one of Italy’s most prestigious photography awards. The prize includes an exhibition in Venice as well as a cash award of €7,000. Over three thousand people gathered recently in the […]


Guantanamo Exhibit at International Civil Rights Center and Museum Features Photographs by CDS Lecturing Fellow Christopher Sims

Guantanamo Exhibit at International Civil Rights Center and Museum Features Photographs by CDS Lecturing Fellow Christopher Sims

As part of its tour of twelve venues, the first exhibition curated by the Guantánamo Public Memory Project will be opening in North Carolina on December 12 at the International Civil Rights Center and Museum in Greensboro. The exhibition and accompanying website feature photographs by Center for Documentary Studies Lecturing Fellow Christopher Sims, who traveled to the naval […]


Photographs by CDS Instructor Christopher Sims Featured in “Guantanamo Public Memory Project” Exhibit Traveling to Ten Venues Nationwide

Photographs by CDS Instructor Christopher Sims Featured in "Guantanamo Public Memory Project" Exhibit Traveling to Ten Venues Nationwide

A new exhibition reveals the history of a place both infamous and unknown to most Americans: the United States naval station at Guantánamo Bay, Cuba. Opening last December at New York University, and now traveling to ten sites across the country through 2014, the first exhibit by the Guantánamo Public Memory Project explores GTMO’s history, […]


Guantánamo Work by CDS Undergraduate Director Christopher Sims Travels to Brown University, University of Rhode Island

Guantánamo Work by CDS Undergraduate Director Christopher Sims Travels to Brown University, University of Rhode Island

Two photography exhibitions about the U.S. Naval Station at Guantánamo Bay, Cuba, open this week at the University of Rhode Island Feinstein Providence Campus Gallery, under the auspices of the Center for Public Humanities and Cultural Heritage at Brown University. As part of its tour of seventeen venues, the first exhibition curated by the Guantánamo […]