An online public archive and travelling exhibition that investigates, collects and presents the history of the Guantanamo Bay Naval Base from multiple perspectives through first person stories, maps, photographs, archival documents, images and daily news feeds. A collaboration with Liz Sevcenko and 11 Universities across the country working with their students and communities to create the exhibit, teach courses on GTMO, host public dialogues on how GTMO impacts on their community, and engage in national debate through the Project blog. Website developed with Tronvig Group.


Traveling Exhibition (2013–2015)

New York University Kimmel Windows, New York, NY, Dec 2013

Rutgers University, Douglas Library, Rutgers, NJ, Feb-March 2013

Indiana Univ./Purdue Univ., Indianapolis Cultural Arts Gallery, IN, April – May 2013

UC Riverside, California Museum of Photography, Riverside, CA, June – August 2013

University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Herter Gallery, Amherst, MA, Sept – Oct 2013

University of North Carolina, Greensboro, Int’l Civil Rights Center and Museum, Dec – Feb 2014

NC University of West Florida, Historic Pensacola Village, FL, April

Brown University, University of Rhode Island Providence Campus Gallery, RI

Minnesota History Center, Minneapolis, MN, Feb – March 2014

New York University, London Campus, London, UK, Oct 2013

Studio X, Istanbul, Turkey, April – May 2014

University of Rhode Island Feinstein Providence Campus Gallery, Providence, RI, Sept 2014

Little Haiti Cultural Center, Miami, FL, Aug- Sept 2014

T.T. Wentworth, Jr. Florida State Museum, Pensacola, FL, April – June 2014

Tulane University/Ashe Cultural Center, New Orleans, LA, Sept – Oct 2014

University of Miami College of Arts and Sciences Gallery, Miami, FL, Sept – Oct 2014


Staff –

Liz Ševčenko – Director

Alison Cornyn – Creative Director

Joe Kirchhof – Programmer

Julia Thomas – Research Associate

Philip Johnson – Web Editor

James Heaton – Website Co-Creative Director

Anne Mieth – Website Art Director

Tamara Chehayeb Makarem – Interaction & Graphic Designer

Angel Ortiz – Graphic Designer

Nupur Mathur – Designer

Partners –

Arizona State University

Brown University

Columbia University

Florida International University

Indiana University

New York University

Rutgers University

University of California, Riverside

University of Massachusetts

University of Miami

University of Minnesota

University of North Carolina, Greensboro

University of West Florida

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