Special Alert

The Power Plant Gallery at American Tobacco Campus

  • 320 Blackwell St, Power Plant Bldg, Ste 100, American Tobacco, Downtown Durham
  • Durham, NC 27701
  • Primary: (919) 660-3622

The Power Plant Gallery, an initiative of the Center for Documentary Studies and the MFA in Experimental and Documentary Arts, is an off-site extension of the arts at Duke, promoting visual arts engagement with students, faculty, and visitors from Durham and beyond. With 1,500 square feet of exhibition space, the gallery features a rotating program of work by Duke students, faculty, and visiting scholars, as well as locally, nationally, and internationally recognized artists working in a range of media, from photography and painting to video and installation. A new and exciting addition to the growing, vibrant Durham art scene, the Power Plant Gallery is a laboratory for the arts, providing ongoing opportunities for engagement with art practices that consider the essential role and transformative capacity of the arts in society.


The Power Plant Gallery is open to the public from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m., Tuesday through Saturday, or by appointment.

  • Business Hours: 11am-6pm,Tu-Sa, or by appointment.
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  • Miles To Convention Center: 0.60
  • Miles to RDU Airport: 13.7
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Durham Convention & Visitors Bureau
212 W Main St #101
Durham, NC 27701 USA
Phone: (919) 687-0288
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