Oct

18

MFAEDA Students Selected for NCMA Exhibition

Congrats are due to MFA candidates Marika Borgeson and Malina Chavez, whose work was recently selected for inclusion in  A Life, Still  at the North Carolina Museum of Art.  The NCMA  asked college students to submit works for a juried exhibition to coincide with Still-Life Masterpieces: A Visual Feast from the Museum of Fine Arts, […]

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Oct

15

Duke Students Present: Film in the House of the Word, 10.19.12

MFA candidate Joel Wanek and PhD Literature student Laura Jaramillo will present the second installment of their series, Film in the House of the Word this Friday. Film in the House of the Word with screenings by Sabine Gruffat and a reading by Fred Moten Friday, October 19th, 8pm @ 1515 Hull Avenue (Duke School […]

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Oct

03

MFAEDA Student and Faculty Work at the NYFF’s Views from the Avant Garde

Exciting news from New York!  Three MFA|EDA students are showing work this weekend in the venerable Views from the Avant Garde at the 50th Annual New York Film Festival: Marika Borgeson, Erin Espelie and Talena Sanders.  In addition, both AMI’s Lecturing Fellow & Artist in Residence David Gatten and Visiting Artist & Adjunct Instructor Shambhavi […]

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Jun

28

Joel Wanek and Philip Brubaker @ Daylight June 29

    MFA ’13 students Joel Wanek and Philip Brubaker are screening some of their films as part of Daylight Magazine’s Fourth Friday, this Friday night at 6:30, as part of Hillsborough’s Last Friday Art Walk.  A great chance to lounge in the lovely backyard of the Daylight space in Hillsborough, and enjoy excellent films, […]

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Jun

21

David Gatten Films at Leeds Colllege of Art

Our friends in the UK will connect with the films of David Gatten tonight at the Leeds College of Art. —- The Illuminated Room DAVID GATTEN: Four Films Toward Part V of Secret History of the Dividing Line, A True Account in Nine Parts   David Gatten in the Rare Book Room, Duke Library.  Image […]

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Apr

23

The Short Films of Bill Brown at Carrack Modern Art April 28

Come out to Carrack Modern Art gallery on Saturday, April 28th at 8:00 for an evening of short films by renowned filmmaker and all-around good guy, Bill Brown.  Brown is a recent addition to the Arts of the Moving Image faculty at Duke University and has screened his films all over the world, including Sundance, […]

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Jan

24

Josh Gibson’s Kudzu Vine at Slamdance Festival

    Slamdance Festival in Park City, UT is presenting MFAEDA faculty Josh Gibson’s  35mm black and white short documentary “Kudzu Vine” this week.  More information about Slamdance at slamdance.com. View a sample from the 20 minute film here!  

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Jan

20

Dara Friedman: Dancer opens at CAM Raleigh on January 28th

The Contemporary Museum, Raleigh will bring a bit of the Sunshine State to the Triangle with their presentation of Dancer, a new work from German-born, Miami-based artist, Dara Friedman.  The work is the latest in a series of works that consider performance in public space, following up on 2007’s Musical and 2010’s Frankfurt Song. According […]

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Jan

12

Talena Sanders (MFAEDA ’13) Upcoming Talk at SECCA

MFAEDA’s own Talena Sanders will be taking part in a conversation related to the exhibition, Out of Fashion on 1/19 at the Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art!  Certainly worth a field trip from the Triangle to the Triad… Here are the details from SECCA’s website: Talk @ SECCA: Out of Fashion Artists Conversations Thursday, January […]

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Jan

09

David Gatten: Texts of Light at the National Gallery of Art

MFAEDA’s own David Gatten will be on-site to present 3 programs of his work at the National Gallery of Art from January 21-22 in conjunction with his mid-career retrospective!  More information and a complete program of events may be found on the NGA’s website. David Gatten: Texts of Light January 21, 22 East Building Concourse, […]

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Nov

24

Happy Thanksgiving, Errol Morris

Philip Brubaker ’13 and friend muse about and give thanks for the works of Errol Morris on their podcast, Albatross Applesauce:   And the man himself muses about his work, “The Umbrella Man” in a NY Times Op-Doc this week:  

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