Documenting North Carolina’s Young ArtistsMeet the rising generation of Piedmont-area artists in our summer exhibition
Opening Reception for New Faces of Tradition: Documenting North Carolina’s Young Artists
Gather together with the participating artists and photographers to celebrate the opening of New Faces of Tradition: Documenting North Carolina’s Young Artists and enjoy live music by saxophonist Shaquim Muldrow and old-time fiddler Sonya Badigian.
Applications for Duke Arts CAST Program Now Open
Help us grow a culture for art at Duke and gain professional experience and behind-the-scenes access to the Rubenstein Arts Center with the Creative Arts Student Teams.
People of Duke Arts: Reilly Johnson (T’19)
In this interview with Reilly Johnson (Trinity ’19), we learn how this Program II student’s love of costuming and textiles grew into an extensive senior research exhibition in the Ruby.
Students Help Artist Bill Thelen Mural the Ruby Lounge
Bill Thelen returns to the Ruby to complete a new arts center mural—with the help of students and staff!
Welcome to the Ruby
Theater and Productions Studios
The 100-seat arts center film theater can screen both archival and digital formats. With the opening of the Ruby, Duke’s Arts of the Moving Image Program (AMI) has a new home for its teaching and production studios
The von der Heyden Studio Theater
The von der Heyden Studio Theater supports a wide variety of performances unlike any other venue on Duke’s campus. With a moveable seat platform, a huge projection screen, and windows that can let in natural light or be blacked out, it can be configured in many ways.
New studios for WXDU 88.7 FM
WXDU, Duke’s non-commercial, student-run radio station, has moved from East Campus into custom-designed studio space in the Ruby.
Take a class
There are three seminar-size classrooms in the arts center. By taking a class in the Ruby, or applying to teach your class there, you put yourself in the center of Duke's arts scene.
See what’s on at the Ruby, where you can see a Duke Performances show, the latest from Duke’s 70+ student art groups, public exhibits, and more.View All Events