Oct

23

4th Friday 6Pack: MFA|EDA libi rose striegl (’15)

October’s 4th Friday Alumni post is from the inimitable libi rose striegl, from the MFA|EDA class of 2015. Great hearing from you, doc. 1. History Not all of it. Just the small bits that i deal with on the day to day, working at the Media Archaeology Lab. And not really history itself, per se, […]

Comments Off on 4th Friday 6Pack: MFA|EDA libi rose striegl (’15)

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 […]

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

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 […]

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

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 […]

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

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 […]

Comments Off on MFA|EDA Thesis Exhibition – Postponed to Fall 2020

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 […]

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

Feb

07

MFA|EDA 2019 Thesis Exhibition: March 18 – April 13

Duke University’s MFA in Experimental and Documentary Arts celebrates the successes of the class of 2019 in MFA|EDA 2019, the program’s annual thesis exhibition, on view in Durham at the Power Plant Gallery and Full Frame Theater, and on Duke’s campus at the Fredric Jameson Gallery and Rubenstein Arts Center. MARCH 18 – APRIL 13 MFA|EDA 2019 […]

Comments Off on MFA|EDA 2019 Thesis Exhibition: March 18 – April 13

Oct

25

Duke MFA|EDA Fall 2018 Bragdeck Roundup #goteam

MFA|EDA student, alumni and faculty happenings this semester, gathered below in no particular order. Congrats all. ~~~~~~~~~~~ Princess Grace awardee Sarah Riazati (’19) in The Chronicle Jon-Sesrie Goff (’16) named Flaherty Executive Director Phyllis Dooney (’18) and Stagville: Living History, October 12 as part of the Click! Photography Festival.   The Unseen Festival (Sept 1-30, Denver and […]

Comments Off on Duke MFA|EDA Fall 2018 Bragdeck Roundup #goteam

Sep

28

4th Friday 6Pack: MFA|EDA Rachel Boillot (’14)

Welcome to the fourth installment of MFA|EDA’s 4th Friday Alumni 6Pack. We are happy to continue the new custom with the intrepid Rachel Boillot, from the Class of 2014. Take it away, RB: 1. Home, Away from Home, and Home Again I recently spent several months recovering from a minor surgery in my childhood home in […]

Comments Off on 4th Friday 6Pack: MFA|EDA Rachel Boillot (’14)

Sep

01

MFA|EDA Salon 2018-19 Screening Series Schedule & News

The MFA|EDA free Sunday screening tradition continues this year with monthly shows curated by MFA|EDA second-year students. This year we are also pleased to join Screen/Society as fellow presenters lighting up the screen at the Rubenstein Arts Center Film Theater. Program notes are updated as show dates approach, and can be found at mfaedasalon.org ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ […]

Comments Off on MFA|EDA Salon 2018-19 Screening Series Schedule & News

Aug

24

4th Friday 6Pack: MFA|EDA Lexi Bass (’18)

Welcome to the third installment of MFA|EDA’s 4th Friday Alumni 6Pack. We are pleased to continue the new custom with a communiqué from Lexi Bass, from the Class of 2018. Away we go: 1. Homecoming What was nostalgic about experiencing Cardboard Computer’s Kentucky Route Zero was how they captured the experience of highway driving at night. Returning […]

Comments Off on 4th Friday 6Pack: MFA|EDA Lexi Bass (’18)

Feb

26

MFA|EDA 2018 Thesis Exhibition: On View at Duke and in Durham

The Duke University Master of Fine Arts in Experimental and Documentary Arts program is proud to announce its spring thesis exhibition, MFA|EDA 2018. Featuring site-specific projects by twelve graduating MFA|EDA students, the exhibition presents a tremendous range of work including presentations of film and video, installation, sculpture, photography, immersive arts, performance, sound, and multimedia over the […]

Comments Off on MFA|EDA 2018 Thesis Exhibition: On View at Duke and in Durham