Events

Feb 23 2017 - 11:00am to Feb 26 2017 - 6:00pm
'The Bubble' is a four day pop-up show that explores modern material existence, consumerism, privilege and mindfulness on a personal scale. The site based artwork is comprised of materials the artist collected over a 6-month period from her purchases. The Bubble is a retail trail of consumption... Read More »
Feb 24 2017 -
7:00pm to 9:00pm
The Center for Documentary Studies and the Southern Documentary Fund are pleased to present a free screening of John Whitehead's film "Don't Get Trouble in Your Mind: the Carolina Chocolate Drops' Story," a documentary portrait of the Carolina Chocolate Drops, an African-American string band from... Read More »
Feb 25 2017 -
5:00pm to 8:00pm
Join artist Mary Carter Taub for a walking meditation with Nina Be of Global Breath Studio at the Power Plant Gallery. The meditation will culminate in an artist reception at the gallery. An afterparty is scheduled at Beer Study-Durham (see below for programming details). Events are part of Taub'... Read More »
Feb 26 2017 -
2:30pm to 3:30pm
Join artist Mary Carter Taub at the Power Plant Gallery for an artist's talk exploring her work in 'The Bubble.' The talk begins promptly at 2:30pm 'The Bubble' is a four day pop-up show (on view February 23-26, 2017) that explores modern material existence, consumerism, privilege and mindfulness... Read More »
Mar 2 2017 - 9:00am to Jun 3 2017 - 5:00am
"In Conditions of Fresh Water" is an exhibition that explores environmental racism, based on a collaborative documentary research project by artist Torkwase Dyson, attorney/environmental scientist Danielle Purifoy, and residents of two North Carolina and Alabama counties. Black towns and... Read More »
Mar 2 2017 -
6:00pm to 9:00pm
Artist Torkwase Dyson and attorney/environmental scientist Danielle Purifoy on their exhibit exploring environmental racism based on their collaborative documentary research project with citizens in two North Carolina and Alabama counties. Reception 6pm; talk 7pm. Black towns and communities in... Read More »
Mar 8 2017 -
5:30pm to 7:30pm
*Please register at indivisiblejustice.eventbrite.com or on our Facebook event page at facebook.com/fhi.duke Bringing together scholars and activists in the Triangle, this workshop explores how women activists in the US, and the South in particular, have approached political organizing. The canon... Read More »
Mar 12 2017 -
1:30pm to 4:30pm
In recognition of Women's History Month, the sixth annual ALICE FEST will showcase curated and submitted works by female filmmakers from all over the world, with half of the program devoted to local filmmakers. ALICE FEST features short documentaries, experimental films, works-in-progress,... Read More »
Mar 22 2017 -
6:00pm to 8:00pm
Reception, Reading, and Book Signing with Lisa Yarger, Author of "Lovie: The Story of a Southern Midwife and an Unlikely Friendship." More information: https://www.uncpress.org/book/9781469630052/lovie/
Apr 4 2017 (All day)
Duke University's Master of Fine Arts in Experimental and Documentary Arts program (MFAEDA) celebrates the successes of its Class of 2017 in its annual Thesis Exhibition, March 3-April 4. Featuring presentations of film and video, installation, performance, photography, interactive arts, sound and... Read More »

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