Nov

25

MFA|EDA Works-in-Progress Presentations, Dec 9+10

Duke University’s first MFA program—in Experimental and Documentary Arts—invites the public to screenings of the works-in-progress of the fifteen students from the class of 2016. The students are enrolled in the first-year Documentary Fieldwork seminar taught by Alex Harris. Six students will present their work on Tuesday, December 9, and nine students will present on […]

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Aug

18

MFA|EDA Dan Smith (’16) on WUNC The State of Things

Via WUNC.ORG: The Naked Truth On Nude Art By LAURA LEE & FRANK STASIO The human body is one of the oldest art forms. But its exposure still raises controversy in modern society. A new exhibit by Durham-based photographer Dan Smith looks at issues around nude art from a range of perspectives: dancers, models, photographer and academics. The […]

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Aug

11

MFA|EDA Rachel Boillot (’14) in Light Leaked

Recent profile of Duke University MFA|EDA alumna Rachel Boillot in Light Leaked, online photography journal: http://www.lightleaked.com/2014/08/rachel-boillot.html

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May

08

Congratulations to the MFA|EDA Class of 2014

A hearty and heartfelt congratulations to the MFA/EDA Class of 2014 ____________ Runa A Kristin Bedford Amanda Berg Rachel Boillot Brenda L. Burmeister Malina Chavez Erin Espelie Sarah Garrahan Caitlin Margaret Kelly Jing Niu John Rash Jennifer Stratton Shan Shan ____________

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Jan

08

FHI Audiovisualities Lab and John Rash (’14) present INVISIBLE

  Friday January 17 INVISIBLE to perform new audio performance installation TIME CONSTRAINTS at Duke FHI Audiovisualities Lab 3:00-4:00pm: Artist talk and reception @ FHI Garage, Smith Warehouse Bay 4 7:00-8:30pm: Performance of TIME CONSTRAINTS @ Nelson Music Room, East Duke Building INVISIBLE is a sound art performance project featuring sculptural sound making devices invented by Mark […]

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Jan

08

Alumna Annabel Manning (’13) at Levine Museum

Via Levine Museum of the New South: Out of the Shadows: Undocumented and Unafraid Exhibit Dates: 12/21/2013 – 6/29/2014 Panel: 1/12/2013 Reservations recommended at  rsvp@museumofthenewsouth.org. Conceived and orchestrated by artist Annabel Manning (MFA|EDA, Class of 2013) and organized with the assistance of independent curator Carla Hanzal. Undocumented Latino youth who have lived in this country […]

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Dec

28

MFA|EDA Call for Applications – Deadline Jan 31

Duke University MFA in Experimental and Documentary Arts: Call for Applications Deadline: Jan 31, 2014 ____________________________________________________ Applications received after Jan 31 will be reviewed as space allows ____________________________________________________ Duke University welcomes applications to its MFA in Experimental and Documentary Arts (MFA|EDA), a groundbreaking interdisciplinary arts program. For admission for fall 2014, the application deadline is […]

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Dec

28

Spring 2014 MFA|EDA Visiting Artists and Scholars

The Masters of Fine Arts in Experimental and Documentary Arts is pleased to announce its Spring 2014 slate of Visiting Artists and Scholars. Visitors to Duke’s MFA|EDA spend several days on campus during which time the visiting artist or scholar attends classes, meets with students in one-on-one critique as well group critique, and engages with […]

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Dec

16

“Be Still” by MFA|EDA Kristin Bedford (’14) in ‘Slate’

Via Behold – Slate’s Photoblog: Images of African-American religious gatherings are often be characterized by a certain feverish, ecstatic energy. Photographer Kristin Bedford was interested in documenting a different vision of worship. When she moved to North Carolina to pursue her MFA in experimental and documentary arts at Duke University, Bedford embedded herself in the congregation of […]

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Dec

04

MFA|EDA Works-In-Progress Presentations Dec. 10 & 11

Duke’s first MFA program—in Experimental and Documentary Arts—invites the public to screenings of the documentary works-in-progress of the fifteen students from the class of 2015. The students are all enrolled in the first year Documentary Fieldwork seminar taught by Alex Harris. Five students will present their work on Tuesday, December 10, and nine students will […]

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Dec

04

MFA|EDA Students Screening in AV Lab’s ‘Vistas and Vestiges’

The Audiovisualities Lab will feature works-in-progress by MFA|EDA students John Rash, Jing Niu, and Jonna McKone. Vistas and Vestiges: Audiovisual Travels Through Place and Time (works in progress) Thursday, December 5, 6 p.m. Smith Warehouse, Bay 4 Afterwards there will be a reception of food and drinks in tandem with a general showcase of other lab projects* —————————————————————— Yangtze Drift by John Rash: […]

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Dec

02

MFA|EDA John Rash (’14) at Duke Forward Los Angeles

On Saturday November 23rd, MFA-EDA student John Rash participated in Duke Forward Los Angeles by appearing on a panel to discuss “Global Duke and China” with Provost Peter Lange, Dr. Jeffrey Vincent, and undergraduate student Vivian Tsang. Rash is also the head of Duke’s Kunshan Student Advisory Council for the 2013-2014 academic year, which works […]

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