Sep

25

4th Friday 6Pack: MFA|EDA Dani Smith (’19)

September’s 4th Friday Alumni post is from Dani Smith, from the class of 2019. Great to hear from you Dani, take it away…. 1. Cat Shit I realized in Spring that this year was going to be unlike any year we had experienced. I found myself searching for some sort of normalcy after I began […]

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Aug

28

4th Friday 6Pack: MFA|EDA Danny Kim (’18)

This month’s 4th Friday Alumni post is from Danny Kim, from the class of 2018. Take it away, Danny: 1. Since I graduated from MFAEDA program in 2018 a lot of changes happened in my life. From Durham to California I took a 15-day road trip to cross off my bucket list. In that long journey, I […]

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Jul

27

Introducing the MFA|EDA Class of 2022

Please join us in welcoming the incoming Class of 2022 cohort of Duke University MFA in Experimental and Documentary Arts. Matthew Barbarino Born in 1987, Matthew Barbarino grew up in Binghamton New York, an area heavily effected by the decline of American manufacturing and the emergence of widespread opiate addiction. After graduating high school, Matthew spent several […]

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Jul

25

4th Friday 6Pack: Sarah Elizabeth Borst-Buckner (’17)

“What do I want to lead with?” I ask myself as I prepare to write, to share, to open, to be with you here, dear reader & precious soul. In this breath & in this moment. & it is, my intention always,  to speak directly to your soul. I took this assignment to heart… For […]

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May

22

4th Friday 6Pack: MFA|EDA EB Landesberg (’13)

Here’s the latest MFA|EDA 4th Alumni 6Pack, brought to you by EB Landesberg from the inaugural and pioneering Class of 2013. Take it away, EB. 1  Over the past six years, I’ve developed something of an itinerant lifestyle. From a home base that has moved from Durham to Montreal, and now to Oxford, England, my […]

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Apr

20

MFA|EDA director Tom Rankin Artist Talk w/ Six Feet Photo

Online Artist Talk w/ Tom Rankin Tuesday, April 21st, 7 pm – 8:30pm ET As we encourage photographers to make personal and intimate images from within the confines of their daily lives, we have reached out to photographers around the globe for inspiration. Over the next eight weeks, this online documentary forum will feature photographers […]

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Mar

29

4th Friday 6Pack: MFA|EDA Jeremy M. Lange (’18)

Welcome to the latest installment of MFA|EDA’s 4th Friday Alumni 6Pack. This month’s dispatch is from Jeremy M. Lange from the Class of 2018. Here we go: ~~~~~~~ 1. Running I have never learned to love it, as a friend told me I would when was recovering from knee surgery, but I have learned to appreciate the morning efforts, […]

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Feb

10

MFA|EDA Thesis Exhibition – Postponed to Fall 2020

In keeping with Duke University’s COVID-19 plan which includes instituting a series of social distancing practices to protect the health and continuity of the community, the public events, performances, and screenings for the MFA in Experimental and Documentary Arts Spring Thesis Exhibition have been postponed to the Fall 2020 semester. Updated information and schedule details […]

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Dec

01

MFA|EDA Bragdeck Year In Review

Check out this year’s MFA|EDA laurels + screenings + exhibits + more:   Bree von Bradsky (’21) screens “The Gobi Gallop” at the Equus Film Festival December 6, in Lexington, Kentucky   Fati Abubakar (’20) in the Duke Chronicle, Foto Femme United, and the Looking Glass Collective.   Rachel Jessen (’18) #girlwrestle photographs in the […]

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Jul

29

4th Friday 6Pack: MFA|EDA Kristina Baker (’16)

Welcome to the latest installment of MFA|EDA’s 4th Friday Alumni 6Pack. This month your Arts & Letters tour guide is Kristina Baker from the Class of 2016. Take it away, Kristina:   ~~~~~~~ 1. After graduating, I moved to Charlotte N.C.   ~~~~~~~ 2. I go to the symphony whenever there are piano performances and have been collecting […]

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Jun

28

4th Friday 6Pack: MFA|EDA Natalie Minik (’13)

Welcome to the latest installment of MFA|EDA’s 4th Friday Alumni 6Pack. We are pleased to find respite from the summer heat with a cool dispatch by Natalie Minik from the inaugural Class of 2013.   ~~~~~~~ 1. Winter Light After graduating from the MFAEDA, I received the Lewis Hine Fellowship, which was located in Boston, Massachusetts at the […]

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Apr

05

MFA|EDA 2019 Commencement: Sunday, May 12

CLASS OF 2019 COMMENCEMENT ____________________________ Sunday, May 12 9:00am University-wide Commencement Ceremony Wallace Wade Stadium MFA|EDA Degree Marshal Sarah Riazati 3:00pm MFA|EDA Commencement and Diploma Distribution Nasher Museum Auditorium MFA|EDA Commencement Speaker Deborah Stratman 5:00pm MFA|EDA Reception & Open Studio The Shop | 1509 Campus Drive  ____________________________ ____________________________ Deborah Stratman is an artist and filmmaker interested […]

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