Southbound: Photographs of and about the New South | Hunter Museum of American Art 7.0.33-0+deb9u6
A small white chapel sits in a small grove of trees in the middle of a field of cotton.

Southbound: Photographs of and about the New South

On View January 31, 2020 - April 26, 2020

Southbound is comprised of fifty-six photographers’ visions of the South over the first decades of the twenty-first century. Accordingly, it offers a composite image of the region, ranging from stories told about the South as a bastion of tradition to a region remade through Americanization and globalization, and as a land full of surprising realities. The many works in the exhibition are the result of these artists’ long, hard, sustained thinking about, looking at, journeying to, and discovery of this multifaceted New South, and speak to the history, complexity, and ongoing transformation of our region.

Organized by the Halsey Institute of Contemporary Art at the College of Charleston in Charleston, SC.

DETAIL: Magdalena Solé [born 1958], Brooklyn Chapel (from The Delta – A Journey through the Deep South series), 2010, Archival pigment print, 14 x 21 inches, Courtesy of the artist

SHARE EXHIBITION:

DONATE to the annual fund
close slider

The Hunter is your community art museum. We strive to be accessible to as many people as possible. Your unrestricted, 100% tax-deductible gift to the Annual Fund supports our commitment to giving free admission to:

- All children age 17 and under
- Active military and their families
- Families who attend our “Family Fun Days” offered three times a year
- All visitors on the first Thursday evening of each month

DONATE NOW

WordPress Appliance - Powered by TurnKey Linux