Jan 19 2019 - 10:00am to May 19 2019 - 5:00pm
Hugh Mangum was a self-taught photographer born in Durham in 1877, when it was a newly incorporated, tobacco fueled boomtown. He was an itinerant portraitist with a temporary studio, working mostly in North Carolina and Virginia, during the segregationist laws of the Jim Crow era. Mangum had an... Read More »
Mar 24 2019 - 4:30pm to 7:30pm
Reception (4:30pm) and premiere screening (6:00pm) of "Home in E Major" by MFA|EDA Tamar Rachkovsky('19). More info at
Mar 26 2019 - 12:00pm to 3:00pm
Please join the Digital Humanities Initiative for the Tuesday events in DHI Week 2019! RSVP here: A brief schedule is below. Full descriptions and schedules for our DHI Week events can be found here: Panel 1: 12:... Read More »
Mar 28 2019 - 5:30pm to 7:30pm
Reception for "Space Tells" multimedia exhibit by MFA|EDA Lishan Guo ('19). More info at
Mar 29 2019 - 5:30pm to 8:30pm
Reception (5:30pm) and premiere presentation (7:00pm) of "West from Ruby to Rose" by MFA|EDA Dani Smith ('19). More info at
Mar 30 2019 - 5:30pm to 8:30pm
Reception (5:30pm) and premiere screening (7:00pm) of "Dixie Garden Drive" by MFA|EDA David D'Agostino ('19). More info at
Mar 31 2019 - 5:00pm to 8:00pm
Reception (5:00pm) and screenings (6:00pm) of "Fra la Medusa e l¿Abisso" by MFA|EDA Felicity Palma ('19). Artist Talk to follow. More info at
Apr 4 2019 - 10:00am to Apr 7 2019 - 10:00pm
Join us for the 22nd Annual Full Frame Documentary Film Festival, April 4-7, 2019 in historic downtown Durham, North Carolina. The Full Frame Documentary Film Festival is an annual international event dedicated to the theatrical exhibition of nonfiction cinema. Each spring, Full Frame welcomes... Read More »
Apr 12 2019 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Encore screenings of moving image work from the MFA|EDA 2019 Thesis Exhibition. Accompanied by a closing party, and the neighboring Power Plant Gallery will be open also. More info at
Apr 19 2019 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
The Center for Documentary Studies' DocX lab is excited to join us in the Ruby to present CDS Shortwave, an experimental website that showcases the documentary arts as practiced at CDS for nearly thirty years. The presentation will encompass other works-in-progress, as well, including a web-based... Read More »