Posts Tagged ‘MFA Visiting Artist’

“Deborah Stratman: Speculative Terrains” Exhibit on View at the Power Plant Gallery Through February 28

"Deborah Stratman: Speculative Terrains" Exhibit on View at the Power Plant Gallery Through February 28

A new exhibit at the Power Plant Gallery, Deborah Stratman: Speculative Terrains, examines both rural and urban landscapes through lenses of history, science, and mythology. The show features a range of work—photography, video, and installation—by the award-winning artist and filmmaker that explores how places, ideas, and the undercurrents of society are intertwined. Stratman will be a Visiting […]


FOTOFLIC Event in Downtown Durham: Local Photographers Respond to “Tiksi,” November 21

FOTOFLIC Event in Downtown Durham: Local Photographers Respond to "Tiksi," November 21

IndyWeek art critic Chris Vitiello has organized FOTOFLIC, an event at the Carrack gallery in downtown Durham inspired by the photography of Evgenia Arbugaeva, whose acclaimed Tiksi series (click link for slideshow) is on view at the Center for Documentary Studies through January 11, 2014. Given less than a week, local photographers were challenged to create a portfolio […]


Visiting Artist Cheryl Dunn to Screen Street Photography Doc “Everybody Street,” November 20

Visiting Artist Cheryl Dunn to Screen Street Photography Doc "Everybody Street," November 20

Duke University’s MFA in Experimental and Documentary Arts is proud to welcome visiting artist Cheryl Dunn to campus November 19–21. Along with visiting classes and participating in critique sessions, the acclaimed photographer will give a public screening of her street photography documentary, Everybody Street, followed by a Q&A. Scroll down for trailer. Everybody Street Wednesday, November […]


“Is Photography Over?” A Talk by MFA Visiting Artist Jim Dow at the Full Frame Theater, September 30

"Is Photography Over?" A Talk by MFA Visiting Artist Jim Dow at the Full Frame Theater, September 30

Renowned photographer Jim Dow will bring an encyclopedic knowledge of photography and selections from his vast collection of archival slides to discuss the question, “Is Photography Over?,” a public talk that’s part of his Visiting Artist residency at Duke University’s MFA in Experimental and Documentary Arts program. Monday, September 30, 5 p.m. Full Frame Theater, Power […]


Duke Visiting Filmmaker Laura Poitras: “The Oath” Screens October 22, Talk on October 24

Duke Visiting Filmmaker Laura Poitras: "The Oath" Screens October 22, Talk on October 24

Oscar– and Emmy-nominated documentary filmmaker Laura Poitras—recently named a 2012 MacArthur Fellow—will visit Duke as part of the university’s Barbaralee Diamonstein-Spielvogel Visiting Filmmaker Series and the MFA in Experimental and Documentary Arts Visiting Artist program. Screenings of three of her films will be followed later in the month by a conversation between Poitras and Dr. Diamonstein-Spielvogel at the Nasher […]


Duke MFA Visiting Artist Presentation by Photographer Jim Dow, Wednesday, March 21

Photographer Jim Dow will return to the Duke campus this week as a Visiting Artist in Duke’s MFA in Experimental and Documentary Arts program. He will present a slideshow and lecture, “Walker Evans as a Post-Modern Construction,” in the course Innovation and Tradition in the Documentary Arts; the event is free and open to the […]